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Friday, October 1, 2010

Your Garbage Style Used to Save the Night

Recently I was approached by CSN Stores to do a review of one of their many products. Of course I jumped at the opportunity. I mean, have you been to CSN Stores? They seriously have something for everyone. If you're in the mood to spruce up your bedroom decor then you can try out a bookcase headboard, which would be perfect for both reading and snuggling this fall.

My favorite section to shop on CSN Stores is the shoes department. And since it's fall I'm definitely looking into boots, in particular, these Journee bamboo zen faux suede boots in black and these Adi Designs faux fur boots in black.

Which ones should I get?

While I was on my mini vacation last week I undoubtedly had some extra time on my hands. With that time I did a bit of reading, listening and creating.

Read: Death of a Salesman
It took no time to read this classic but I'm not sure I was satisfied with the ending. I came out of it not liking any of the characters.

Anyone read it? What are your feelings?

Listened: Vampire Weekend
My friends and I are going to the Vampire Weekend/Beach House concert in a couple of weeks so I listened to Vampire Weekend pretty much non-stop. Some of my fave songs:

-White Sky
-Diplomat's Son
-Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa
-Blake's Got a New Face
-Horchata
-Giving up the Gun

Do you like this band?

Created: Magazine cover
I found this really awesome site that allows you to create fake magazine covers. Perhaps one day I will be on a real cover, but for now, I think this will suffice. How cool!

What do you think?


If you'd like to do this yourself then just go to MagCover. You have to create an account to save your covers but it's all free.



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29 comments

Courtney Erin said...

I like the first pair of boots - the ones on the left. And now I'm off to spend half the day putting myself on various magazine covers (love that!).

xoxo ~ Courtney
http://sartorialsidelines.blogspot.com

meipinggg said...

About the boots, I think the suede could be worn most of the time but the faux fur might be a bit hot? I think. O: So i'd go for suede. :)

sweet said...

love the magazine cover...very creative...

I miss visiting your blog I have been so busy lately but catching up now ahhaha...just having my semestral break whehehe!!!!

Kisses
Sweet
PensandLens

kaizokumousy said...

zen faux suede boots in black
the first one would looks really great on u :)

Lisanne said...

I love your posts!

Fenny said...

Great boots! Ugh, I love it so much, Cheryl.

♥ Chocolate lover ♥ said...

loved the magzine cover :3

Katie said...

Have fun trying out the boots!

The Red Angel said...

Absolutely L-O-V-E those boots...I need to get myself a pair! They are SO cute.

Urgh, yes, I've read Death By a Salesman. DISLIKE. -_- Definitely not my cup of tea. Way to creepy.

Hehe the mag cover is too cool! :) Especially the first one. I added MagCover to my Favorites so I can make my own. xP

~TRA

http://xtheredangelx.blogspot.com

Couture Carrie said...

Hi gorgeous!
Love Vampire Weekend and the boots on the right!

xoxox,
CC

Naka said...

tehe the drawings are 4 years old i didnt draw them when i was 4 :p

i love the 2nd pair of boots with the fur trim ^^ its great for winter!
and nice fake magazines covers it looks like fun ^^ I would love to see vampire weekend!!

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Marie said...

I like the one on the left.:D

Have a wonderful weekend, Cheryl!:D

***** Marie *****
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Jennifer Fabulous said...

Oooh I'm actually going to the Vampire Weekend/Beach House concert here tomorrow night. Lol. My bff Kerrie is more of the fan of the bands though. The concert is her birthday present. :P But I am excited!

Those boots are FIERCE!! I love both. :P

"L" said...

Cool boots and cover mags:)

Missy M said...

i love the boots and you look great on a mag cover :)

Missy
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Cafe Fashionista said...

Ooh, I LOVE the Journee boots; I would go with those. And yayay for Vampire Weekend - they are one of my favorite bands EVER! You look utterly adorable on the magazine cover; I like the idea of being able to add your own picture to a magazine cover. so much fun!! :)

Fabíola Beltrão said...

i love


xoxo

Lexy @ Quirky Explosion said...

I like the boots sans fur - personally, I think it's more chic! AND WOAH. Totally forgot I read Death of a Salesman last year. Shucks. It was for school. I literally can't remember any of it. I don't think I liked it much..

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PurpleNepenthe said...

Didn't like "Death of a Salesman" either - required reading for school. I have that outlook for a lot of those kinds of books. They are someone else's classics! Thanks for the MagCover link - looks like fun!

nil said...

The boots are WOW. they're freakin' hot!
and haha I know about those websites.. damn cool! =)

Becky Regina said...

Nice post ! Those magazine covers are so cute . Haha .

Audrey Allure said...

I think you should pick the first boot!
And I read Death of a Salesman in high school - it's not my type of book I'd like though.

Style, She Wrote said...

Great choices. I vote the tie up furry boots for sure. So cute.

MarchMusings said...

Must check out the site to create fake mag covers- what a cool idea!

Ali said...

I'd go for the first boots. :)

Sher said...

I think I much prefer the suede boots:)

xx

julianne. said...

mag coverrr.<33333
thats so amazing you deserve it lover.<3

Mari said...

Tee Hee, those mag covers looks so fun!
It really does look like a real cover!

Also, I like the boots on the left, but I may be biased because I'm not the biggest fan of fur. It will take getting used to for me personally.

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