Obsession: Midori Yamada

We recently came across artist Midori Yamada’s work and were absolutely blown away.  (And, of course, love that we shared a name!)  Her dreamy, pop aesthetic is gorgeous, and each design is incredibly unique  Her work varies from ethereal lolita prints to intricately-drawn black and white comics.  Check out more of her work after the jump!

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DIY: Crown of Love Courtesy of Rookie Mag

We are currently obsessed Rookie Mag and all of it’s fun, creative content.  One of our favorite things right now is this Crown of Love DIY, inspired by Petra’s crowns.  Bonus: it’s a really simple DIY – you can have your own glam crown in 30 minutes or less!

Products Needed:
Random embellishments, like MIDORI ribbon, flowers, gems, etc.
Headband
Scissors
Glue gun + glue sticks

Once you have selected what you want on your crown, watch the video, and get to work!

July 4th Inspiration – Red, White and Blue Picnic!

We at MIDORI love the 4th and all that comes along with it.  Great food, close friends, outdoor fun and and sparkly fireworks – what more could you ask for?

If you’re still in the hunt for ideas for your 4th of July party, we’ve got you covered!  After the jump, we have gathered links to some of our favorite recipes, as well as some great decor ideas.

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