a shot in the dark from Nathan Pickett on Vimeo.

This video made the rounds months ago, but I seriously watch it at least once a week. If that doesn't make something post-worthy, I don't know what does. Plus it was filmed right in my backyard at Balboa Park. Great work Nathan Pickett!

// originally found on the rockstar diaries

utility bags

cool utility bags are popular right now. a few I'm loving...

// left to right: rib and hull striped tokyo bag, j.crew superior labor canvas tote,  j.crew canvas overnight bag, roxy stripe tote

three piece outfit for simpel glamour

it doesn't take riches to be glamourous... keep it simple with these three easy pieces.

1 { urban outfitters kimchi ruffle dress } 2 { kate spade glass stone stud earrings } 3 { j.crew disco fleur sandals }

set of three photographs with 4th of July fireworks

four things i love about the fourth of july:

1 { fireworks }
2 { hanging out with friends and family }
3 { eating bbq food }
4 { amazing childhood memories of the fourth decorating my aunt's golf cart for a mini parade in her country club }

I hope everyone has a fabulous independence day!

// photographs licensed with creative commons, top to bottom: fireworks nye 2005 by mr magoo icu, july 4th fireworks with long exposure by Scott Rivera, 4th of july fireworks by caruba

camp cirrus home products

fantastic & colorful products from camp cirrus. the company is based in sweden, but yes they ship to the states!

// clockwise from top left: rund tray 31 red, rund + äng 2 pack blue, rund bag l green, rund + äng 2 pack pink 
via decor8

insulated bottles

so many cute insulated bottles!

// left to right ikea halsa steel vacuum flasks, thermos floral insulated bottle, shanghai insulated flasks, wild and wolf annie thermos

affordable rings and necklace

everyone needs some fancy sparkles from time to time...

1 { forever 21 tassel cluster necklace } 2 { forever 21 beaded cluster ring } 3 { nordstrom sparkling sage ring }
4 { forever 21 spring garden ring } 5 { spool no. 72 speckled ring } 6 { spool no. 72 rusk ring }
7 { spool no. 72 fork & knife ring } 8 { harajuku lovers beaded stretch ring }

sequined clothes and accessories

my life really needs more sequins...

// left to right, top to bottom: paillette strapless dress, ban.do heart, j.crew galaxy purse & j.crew starling heels

come visit me at sf girl by bay for a special guest post
victoria needed a vacation and jetted off to maui. i am one of the lucky bloggers to fill in for her while she is gone! hop on over to sfgirlbybay to see my guest post (and some other fantastic bloggers)!

bike by me bicycles

i love these customizable bikes from bike by me. i'm not exactly sure what the website says, since it's in swedish, but cool nonetheless!

// via veerle's blog