Author Archive: Sara Murphy

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hOlOgRaPhIc FaShIoN

hOlOgRaPhIc FaShIoN

| January 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

  mag·pie noun \ˈmag-ˌpī\ 1: any of various birds (especially Pica pica) related to the jays but having a long graduated tail and black-and-white or brightly colored plumage 2: a person who chatters noisily 3: one who collects indiscriminately I would say that I’m a self-professed magpie. I like to collect things. Lots of things. Is it bad to want [...]

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***nouveau disco***

***nouveau disco***

| December 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

  (this awesome photo is courtesy of our own local taste-maker and amazingly talented Franey Miller) With the holiday season fully in swing, (truth be told) I’m getting a little sick of red and green and Santa Claus and reindeers and ho ho and mistletoe. Call me a grinch but that’s how I feel. On [...]

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life is OK because…IKEA MONKEY

life is OK because…IKEA MONKEY

| December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s easy to feel sad during the winter time. That’s why we have the internet. And monkeys in fancy coats. Ladies and gentleman…I give you…IKEA MONKEY. For the full story click here. You’re welcome.

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Secuuuuurity

Secuuuuurity

| October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

I have a problem on my hands here. Literally. I am currently obsessed with long (but not toooooo long), obnoxiously decorated fake nails. No, I’m not the kind of girl who works at King Burger and tells people how ruuuuuude they are. Though in my defense, nails are making a comeback. Lana Del Rey and [...]

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Obsessed with Honey Boo Boo and sort of ashamed about it

Obsessed with Honey Boo Boo and sort of ashamed about it

| September 3, 2012 | 2 Comments

In a land of airbrushed models and advertisements designed to make you feel like you’re too wrinkly or too fat or too ugly to live, there’s a “beauty queen” who isn’t afraid to let it all hang out. “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” has captured the hearts of couch potatoes all over the country, and [...]

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Disney Princess Syndrome

Disney Princess Syndrome

| August 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

I was doomed from the day I was born when my parents gave me a name that literally means “princess”. My childhood was shaped by the beautifully animated Disney movies of the 90′s, or what they call the “Disney Renaissance”. Starting with the bubbly melodies of “The Little Mermaid” in 1989 (only two years before I [...]

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OK Deejays At MEAT

OK Deejays At MEAT

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Only at MEAT would you find yourself listening to modern disco at an industrial-meets-posh speakeasy.

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Louisville’s own “Scarlet Smile” to play at Forecastle

Louisville’s own “Scarlet Smile” to play at Forecastle

| July 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

My Morning Jacket is perhaps the most famous band to come out of Louisville in recent years, but there’s a new hot group who’s making a name for themselves. Fresh out of high school, Scarlet Smile has been shaking up the local music scene with its unique indie rock sound. Their big moment comes this [...]

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Photos without filters? That’s crazy talk!

Photos without filters? That’s crazy talk!

| July 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

Late last Friday night, hipsters all over the world uttered a cry as their favorite social networking app, Instagram, hit the fritz. For a few hours foodies were unable to document the artisanal designs swirled in their morning cappuccino and fashionistas had to keep mirror-snapshots of their outfits to themselves. Tweets (hashtagged as #instatrippin) uttered fears of [...]

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The Outlaw Roadshow

The Outlaw Roadshow

| June 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Summer is the time to kick back, get outside, take a little drive, and see a great band (or four!) This past Monday I had the pleasure of seeing “The Outlaw Roadshow” at the Iroquois Amphitheater. Headlined by Counting Crows, the tour also features Filligar, Foreign Fields, and Good Old War. It was such a fun show, [...]

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