Wednesday, August 17, 2011


Besides Cover Art
Here is what I have been listening to lately. It's great and summer-y! Plus free on Bandcamp.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Super Vintage Whale Giveaway Time!

Hello lovelies! Well now, do I have a giveaway for you. Since our Etsy shop Vintage Whale is phasing to just vintage items, we have LOTS of pretty handmade items just sitting around. So we decided to do a fun giveaway. Here is what you could win:

Blue Beaded Florette Bobby Pin

Trapezoidal Triumph Beaded Headband

Girly Girl Beaded Button Bobby Pin Set
Hodge Podge Button Necklace

So one lucky person will be getting a little box full of all of these pretty things, and I may throw in a surprise or two as well. What can I do to win?, you may be wondering. Here is how you can enter:

1. (mandatory) Visit our Etsy shop (Vintage Whale) and come back and tell us your favorite item we currently have listed. The shop is a little sparse at the moment, but we will be adding new vintage items, and relisting old vintage items shortly!

2. Follow us on twitter (@slowclublover) and tweet this giveaway. +1

3. Blog about this giveaway. +2

4. Heart our shop on Etsy. +1

5. Buy something from Vintage Whale. +5

So all you have to do is leave a comment on this post here with which entries you have completed. You can put all your entries into one comment! This giveaway will run until June 16th (my birthday!) at midnight CST, at which time I will randomly pick a winner. Please leave me some way of contacting you in your comment. I will email the winner, but if they do not respond within 48 hours, I will have to randomly choose a new winner. US entries only, please.

Best of luck to everyone, and I look forward to reading all your comments!

Love, Lily

ATTENTION: The winner is ArtsyChaos! Thank you all for participating, and keep an eye out for the vintage dresses, bags, and hats we will be listing in Vintage Whale shortly!

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Charlie Fink

I love Charlie Fink. Oh, and Noah and the Whale is my definitely forever favorite band. So that's that.

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Colin Firth + Jennifer Ehle

Well haven't they just aged wonderfully?

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Dear Sondre

Mkay, I picked my future husband. Now what? Because that's how it works, isn't it? I made my decision, so let's get a move on!

Friday, January 14, 2011

Curiouser and curiouser

I am super liking this Curiosity Shoppe and think my life could definitely do with the addition of the following things:
and, my favorite, Crocheted Octopus Specimen!

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

What was to be a real post

Well I was going to write about how I adore Emma Watson, but that post will have to wait as all the pictures I had lined up went away when my Internet browser up and quit.

Instead, I will just say how ridiculously excited I am for this right here!
Downton Abbey and Any Human Heart and Upstairs Downstairs, oh my! Plus I will be home for most of Downton Abbey and so will be able to watch it on a real TV! So thrilling!

Monday, November 29, 2010

New Best Friends? Pt. IV

Dear Marion Cotillard,

Can you be more chic? I mean come on! So here's the plan: I am going to come to France, and we can be new best friends. I am envisioning croissants and berets and museums and most likely some shopping. So how about it?


I mean how ridiculously chic is that?! Additionally, see my post about her on my glasses blog!

Sunday, November 28, 2010

New Best Friends? Pt. III

Dear Drew Barrymore,

You are pretty cool, I'm pretty cool, so let's be friends! I think it's a swell plan. I really enjoy Ever After, even if it is awfully cheesy. And The Wedding Singer is the best! Oh, and I was so so impressed with Whip It. What a lovely movie, snaps to you! And additionally, I think you are ever so stylish. So new best friends, what do you think? Let me know.



Saturday, November 27, 2010

The Pillars of the Earth

Today, I watched The Pillars of the Earth. Yes, ALL of it. All 8 hours in one day. It was THAT GOOD! Oh my goodness, such nail-biting action. And so many amazing actors. Particularly of note were:

Rufus Sewell, my favorite!
and Matthew MacFadyen, so dreamy!

But I think the person who made the miniseries for me was one, Mr. Eddie Redmayne. Oh my goodness gracious is he attractive. How about some photos? But of course!
Look at that face! Just look at it! How could you say no to 8 hours of that?

Freckles! He has freckles!

And look, he's even dashing!

Favorite! Needless to say, I added him to the dreamy list. Because there is a list. So hey, you have 8 hours to spare, don't you? So watch!

Friday, November 26, 2010

New Best Friends? Pt. II

Dear Ellen Page,

You seem super cool. I really liked you in Juno, not to mention Whip It. And Inception probably seemed like a good idea at the time, so that is understandable. So here is my question for you: do you want to be new best friends?

Can you tell I have been frequenting Weheartit recently? Lots of good photos! Here is my favorite of Ellen Page: love the bike + the shoes!