End of August, Phoenix was set to play at Variety Playhouse, unfortunately when I discovered this, the show was SOLD OUT. later I was told that the afternoon of the show they had arranged to play a free show at Criminal Records (a record/knick knack store). my buddy at work and I left during our lunch break and hightailed it to Little Five for a personal jam session with some cool ass dudes.
hung around this little character
so sentimental, not sentimental no
the tunes were not as poppy nor loud due to the small setting and troublesome speaker system but, damn, I enjoyed every second! Couldn’t even contain myself enough to stand still, and did see a couple other folks bouncing around, though a lot of the folks were chill (it was broad daylight and no booze was involved). . .I bet the show later that night was crunk
some art to my right, very interestinggg
I didn’t even attempt to get in for the show later that night-which I originally planned to make a sign and hold it outside the venue-it was enough for me until they come around again
and was so thankful to have seen them!
here’s a shot of my most recent jewelry purchase from the East Atlanta Village Strut from the lovely lady behind Hot Pink Poo. It’s all made of vintage materials and I’m in love with the wings!
Le Flash was last weekend in the neighborhood and I wish that everyone could have made it out to see the illuminated art. Here’s a description from the website that describes the idea better than I:
an ambient evening of glowing performance and experimental vision
this lady in lace was freaky! she held COMPLETELY still and then grabbed my arm as I walked by! Ashleigh was so frazzled she didn’t see a nearby piece of art and ran right into it, spooky I tell you!
good side/bad side, hahah.
dress-vintage (bought from KJO at the yard sale held months ago-ultra comfy!), leggings-thrifted, shoes & hat-Urban, purse-Michael Kors
this chick wired herself with LED lights and showed them off in the line to the water closet. Ashliegh and I simultaneously gave a “OOOOOOO!”
cargo dancers in the night
they invited the crowd up and one by one we piled in and boogied our booties off!
couple buildings down from my front door, this could be seen.
this art show was so brilliant, it’s an annual event so don’t miss it next year!
today I’m visiting Smith’s Olde Bar to watch the game, then it’s onto Ashliegh’s birthday dinner and outing. Hope you all are enjoying your weekend!!
Emily KennedyOctober 11, 2009 at 1:05 am
Ooh fun! You and Ashleigh are so cute together. Well done organizing the lunchtime show.
MissaOctober 11, 2009 at 9:41 pm
That illuminated art show looks AMAZING, how fun! I love what you wore too, I want those shoes!
Fashion By HeOctober 12, 2009 at 1:11 pm
love the blog, great pictures
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ConstanceOctober 12, 2009 at 9:16 pm
Love your outfit!
FaboulistaOctober 13, 2009 at 5:32 am
wow looks like a lot of fun. love your outfit as always. great print on the dress. u are seriosuly one of the most bohemian people i have seen in the blogosphere.
btw the white lace lady is defintly freaky.
Kelsie LynnOctober 13, 2009 at 6:38 am
you’re outfit is really gorgeous (i love the hat!)
and the artwork looks awsome. installation and contemporary art is my fav. nice adventure!
A Thought Is The BlossomOctober 13, 2009 at 12:03 pm
i love phoenix! you girls both look head to toe adorable…such great style. :)
Isquisofrenia StyleOctober 13, 2009 at 4:56 pm
i love phonex, dont you hate when that happens, arghh.
you guys look so adorable, i have the same flats that you do , and that remeinds me i havent seen them for a while??
you look really pretty like always!!
Maverick MaloneOctober 13, 2009 at 11:15 pm
Nice photos. I really want that little pink toy guy. Where can I get it?
The Vegan Food SnobOctober 14, 2009 at 4:38 am
love the shoes worn with the green dress….and the other ones too. your blog is lovable.
La Porta MàgicaOctober 14, 2009 at 12:28 pm
nice nice I like a lot your blog
ImeldaOctober 14, 2009 at 1:03 pm
Love your outfit and I really LOVE LOVE love that necklace. It’s really beautiful!
Hippie Frou FrouOctober 15, 2009 at 3:29 am
Maverick Malone-the pink bunny is a KidRobot and you can buy them on the web, such a cute collection-they even made Hello Kitty ones!
thank you all for your kind words!