At home with monsters: Guillermo Del Toro at the LACMA

In the midst of all the other billion museum posts, I run off to LA for a long weekend and visit yet another museum! I had to visit this Guillermo Del Toro exhibit, which proved to be the deliciously dark exhibit it promises! If you happen to find youself in the LA area, I would … Continue reading At home with monsters: Guillermo Del Toro at the LACMA

Stanley Kubrick exhibit at Contemporary Jewish Museum

If you haven't figured it out by now, I LOVE museums. Especially when they have exhibits with fashion elements. I didn't know what to expect from seeing the Stanley Kubrick exhibit that's been traveling, now visiting San Francisco at the Contemporary Jewish Museum. I thought it would of course be very film-centric, which it was … Continue reading Stanley Kubrick exhibit at Contemporary Jewish Museum

Halloween costume ideas: Mathilda from Leon the Professional

Today's Halloween costume idea could be a blip on the movie radar for some people - where it not for the fact that this character is played by a young Natalie Portman. Mathilda is the girl Leon, a brutal hitman, takes under his wing in Leon the Professional after her family is murdered. The movie is … Continue reading Halloween costume ideas: Mathilda from Leon the Professional

Halloween costume ideas: Kiki’s Delivery Service

Hopefully there are some Hayao Miyazaki fans out there, I for one adore the Studio Ghibli movies! So when I realized I could pull off being little Kiki from Kiki's Delivery Service, I knew it was perfect! Down to her little cat Jiji (although my black cat isn't so little anymore). Kiki wears a dark … Continue reading Halloween costume ideas: Kiki’s Delivery Service