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A Geek In Glasses
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Buddy Holly Glasses wearing Geek who loves a little bit of everything
Interests: Photography, Arts, Yarn, Knitting, Wooly Sheep, Pirates
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You all know that I love matching my glasses with outfits. You may think that it's impossible with the cost of eye-wear these days but not if you visit Firmoo.com. Visit Firmoo.com and get a pair of glasses FOR FREE! Yes, I said FREE! Just have your prescription ready and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2015 at A Geek In Glasses
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How many of you got these for Christmas? Cute Holiday soap bottles. Totally adorable for the Thanksgiving to Jan 1st season, but now what do you do with them? I have tried to peel off the label, but what a sticky mess it leaves on the bottle. So I used... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at A Geek In Glasses
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I wrote this post as part of a paid campaign with Plaid Crafts, Michaels, and Blueprint Social. The opinions in this post are my own. I created a vintage whitewashed Valentines sign for my house, using the Spring Wood Surfaces sign board. I love the shape of the board and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at A Geek In Glasses
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Back by Popular Demand is my printable Santa Envelope. Here is the FREE 2014 postmark envelope and printable Santa letter! My daughter loves this and it really helps keep the magic alive. I updated the postmark and changed the letter. Download the Word documents below and customize it to fit... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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My daughter loves Putz or Glitter Houses. They are those tiny Christmas paper houses from the 40's and 50's. She has many different styles, but this year she wanted to try her hand at making her own. I thought I would use the Dazzling Diamond sticker sheets from the Buckle... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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Welcome to the 4th Annual Handmade Holidays Blog Hop! A few years ago we were looking online for handmade gift ideas and thought it would be great if there was a resource dedicated JUST to handmade gift ideas. Enter the Handmade Holidays hop! We've gathered over 100 of our creative... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I'm in LOVE, LOVE, LOVE with my lovely lavender glasses from the GlassesShop.com. Look, they match my blog header how awesome is that??? They are a pretty watercolored pink and purple with a metal earpiece. They are lightweight and very comfortable. I chose the regular lens and they are super... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I am in love with making these cute bottle cap necklaces. I put all kinds of images inside. This week I used the Dazzling Diamond Sticker Sheet from the Buckle Boutique. It was simple to punch out the 1" circle using my Martha Stewart Paper Punch. YES, you read that... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I needed a little pizazz for a night out. I have a pair of black flats, so I grabbed 2 rhinestone slides from the Buckle Boutique and a pair of shoe clips too. Clip the 2 together and magically a boring pair of flat become party shoes. I used the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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It’s time to start the new school year and what better way to do it than to add bling to all your office supplies. It’s a simple project using the Dazzling Diamond Sticker sheets from The Buckle Boutique. I purchased a box of boring yellow #2 pencils, they looked sad... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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As many of you know, I am a fan of glasses. I have about 10 pairs now and I want to keep each one spotless and scratch free. This awesome little gadget from Gwee makes that possible and conveniently travels with me. Their guppykeyring is great because I always have... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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Today is the day! The moment all us Whovanians have been waiting for for months! The NEW DOCTOR premieres tonight! I'm so excited. A couple of weekends ago my daughter and Hubs decided that they wanted to go to the PA Renaissance Fair during the Time Travelers Weekend. Wonderful -... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I was lucky enough to win a set of punches. I used the solid butterfly punch with the Buckle Boutique's Dazzling Diamond Sticker Sheets to make these cute butterfly floral picks. I added them to a flower arrangement we made from fresh picked flowers and they really made the whole... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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Rent Lego sets for more bang for your buck! Pay Less, Play More! Is Pley moto. Their mission is a socially-responsible company that changes the way families consume educational toys. Leveraging collaborative consumption, we aim to raise a more creative and skillful generation that follows the principles of open-ended play... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I love the sparkle of the slides, buckles and brooches from The Buckle Boutique. They are really fabulous, I came up with a way to enjoy the sparkle without it having to be on your outfit. I know, why wouldn't you want it on your outfit but I'm thinking of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
Thanks everyone! My tiny one loves it!
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Welcome to the Disney Pixar Blog Hop! If you love Disney Pixar and crafting, you came to the right place! We have an entire month of fun planned for you, with a new group of crafting bloggers every Saturday in June. If you came here from Kathy's blog, then you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I'm so excited to be a contributor over at Practically Functional. My printable is being featured today! I will creating a great new printable each month for Jessi at Practically Functional. How EXCTIING!!! If you want to grab this beauty: click here Related articles Free Vintage Kissing Booth Printable Free... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. ModCloth is celebrating a very exciting milestone this week -- the one-year anniversary of officially launching plus-size clothing on their site! In just one year,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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Oh you need to attend this! I am currently trying out Pley and it's awesome. The Legos arrive, they are played with and then packed up and sent back. Super fun! Join the Twitter Party to win Lego prizes! June 17 – 9pm Hosted by: Ellie Petrov from “Creative Geekery”... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I LOVE Lucite! I think that this Tory Burch cuff is super hot. The see through Lucite is awesome with the gold accents. Since my daughter wanted to have something like this but she is only 5, we came up with a little craft that creates the fun look of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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The options for cool birthday number candles are nonexistent. Especially when you are cheap like me and want to pick them up at the dollar store. So, when looking for a number candle for a Frozen party I could only find this beautiful multi-colored polka dot one. Well, 10 minutes... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I recently got to try The Snugg case for my iPhone 5C, it's like a snuggle for your phone. I love it. I'm sure the company intended it to be as in "keeping your device snug in place" but I like to look at it, in all it's pink glory,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I have a strong feeling about crafts for children. They are fully able to make great items if given the right tools. Kids love making things for Mom and Dad and these crafts are things that make great gifts and are easy to make. I write craft posts for Create... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses
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I have been dying to make something out of old records and I finally figured out how to! I made this fun vase that now holds a wicked cool plant from Ikea. I shared my tutorial over at Create for Less' Blog - Think Crafts, follow the link to get... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2014 at A Geek In Glasses