mortality, mystery and feligree

Last Saturday Bea Ledesma and Ria Prieto launched their jewelry line dubbed Narra:  Mysterious and Migratory Jewelry.  The stingray like invite alone intrigued me enough to go.  Coupled with the all too attractive notion of handcrafted artisanaIly created finery, and not to mention the venue and time of the said event (I’ve grown fond of afternoon events lately as they don’t snowball into another night out) twin skulls up top, these immediately caught my eye. and looking below, the display was perfect, expired corals lent a perfect backdrop for the well crafted pieces. pieces are in 0.925 silver dipped in …

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ear to the street!

Urban Ears Tanto.  These minimalistically and well designed scandinavian headphones feature brushed aluminum accents and a matte painted metal adjustable headband, which go very well with the rubbery like plastic (reminds me of resin) that give the whole package a very quality feel.  Man, I just love any type of audio equipment! great packaging Since these portable headphones are also so sleekly designed, one will also notice that these do not completely seal off the wearers ear.  I find this perfect for our warm weather and for more prolonged usage.  As holistically as these headphones were designed, one may still …

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mazda cx-5

I’ve always been a fan of Mazda’s compact SUV offerings, especially the CX-7 and the more luxury geared CX-9 that senses the slightest hint of precipitation and deals with the situation accordingly, leather seats and a moonroof for when you need to gaze up and thank your lucky stars you’re behind the wheel of such a fine automobile.  But the main reason I dropped by the tent at the Fort the other day was to get a glimpse of Mazda’s new CX-5 in the flesh (or in the metal if you want to get technical, which I won’t with this …

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azuthai at salcedo market!

Yesterday morning, I woke up extra early no thanks to a bad case of jetlag.  After exhausting instagram and numerous facebook and twitter refreshes I decided to go and get some sun to try and balance/fix my body clock while getting some nourishment at the same time.  So I decided to troop on over to the Salcedo market with the notion of getting some good pad thai for brunchfast (thanks Divine and Rajo for telling me that there would be a miracle of a food stall by the name of Azuthai at the Salcedo Market)  Heavily pictured post ahead. Being …

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