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Pop culture, travel and DIY articles from our top bloggers.

Some people are just exceptionally talented.

We have our stretchy pants all laid out on the bed; a weekend of  Thanksgiving feasting awaits us. Turkey, gravy, stuffing, various pies (because one is totally unacceptable) – it will be glorious. And after we toast to all the many things we…

The toughest thing about being the only girl in chess club was getting there.

While we love a good fashion blog (or two), we’re all about finding inspiration in the most unlikely of places. Enter the stylized food blog. We’re getting lost in their daydreams, stories and recipes –not to mention the visual imagery is beyond stunning. So…

New York Fashion Week is a place (and event) where you can go all-the-way chic with your style. I attended my first fashion show in the big apple this season and I wanted to dress nice, or dress to impress, as they say. I…

September 30, 2013

Hot or Not: Creepers

Jeepers, are you wearing creepers?! The better question may be: what in the heck are creepers? No, we’re not talking peeping toms; we’re referring to the flatform-meets-oxford-meets-punk shoe that has come to dominate both runway and street alike, making it one of the latest…

September 28, 2013

DANCING WITH MYSELF

Pop, Drop Lock, Walk It Off This was it: My first high school dance. I was ready to come out of my shell, or at least that was the plan. For years I had locked myself in my bedroom for hours on end,…

September 26, 2013

Driftwood

I am lying on my back in the Pacific Ocean. My legs rise up and up until they are just grazing the surface of the water. I am drifting with the waves, softly and slowly. The sun is on my face; the insides…

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September 26, 2013

DIY: Backpack

At Call It Spring you know we most definitely love all things school—well, all the fun stuff at least. And what could be more fun than sporting a customized knapsack? With the school year in full swing there’s no better way to express…

If you’ve heard of one Chinese artist in the past couple of years it’s probably Ai Weiwei. A leading figure in the contemporary art scene, and one of the most powerful Chinese artists working today, Ai Weiwei received international attention when the Chinese…