New Year, New Blog.
Monica Hankins
Saturday, January 07, 2017

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  1. Edwardian Headpiece
    12 Jan, 2017
    A New Venture for Boxcar
    So, if anyone has been following the Facebook or Instagram posts, then you'll know I've meddled a bit in jewelry making this past year! It all started with a lovely headpiece, inspiration drawn from the gorgeous pieces worn by high society ladies or brides in the early 20th Century. But I played around with a more modern placement and well, the result was simply stunning. I honestly impressed myself, and that's hard to do!  That was my inspiration. This was the end result... Man, you know,
  2. Harley Quinn Corset
    27 Jan, 2016
    Harley Quinn Corset
    Hola! Ok so in the previous post I mentioned I would dedicate a post to the Harley Quinn costume I made for a New Year's Eve party and now your dreams have come true! (haha I know, JK) I'll start out with how this whole project/opportunity came to be... I work at an Optometry office in Rowland heights where the Doctor, my boss, has a strong connection to sports celebrities (he's a pretty big sports enthusiast!) Well Eric Dickerson, former football player and one of his patients, has a themed
  3. Harley Quinn NYE costume
    25 Jan, 2016
    Holidays 2015
    Hello everyone! I hope everyone had a fabulous and happy holiday season! I stayed in Los Angeles for the first time this year and got to avoid the ridiculous hassle of traveling. It was pretty cool haha! This year was also the first holiday I've had with my own pets so it was kinda fun to buy them little toys and treats :) They loved it, especially Bart as you can see.. Teeny Toby and Baby Bart. Pretty must have been getting her beauty sleep... I went to a New Year's Eve party in Calabasas