archiemcphee:

Singaporean photographer Ernest Goh has created an awesome portrait series of Championship Ornamental Chickens that showcases the handsome birds’ impressive plumage as well as their sassy attitudes. These may be static images, but it’s all to easy to envision the strutting that took place when they were shot. The photos are part of Goh’s latest photography book, entitled COCKS: The Chicken Book.

To learn more about this project, watch “Ernest Goh - COCKS, Chicken Beauty Pageants”, a short video created by anotherbeautifulstory.

If only these were the sorts of of beauty pageants they showed on TV…

[via Laughing Squid]

I would like to own this book.

Custom Apron: batiks.

Custom Apron: batiks.

The China Experience

allisonsmithdesign:

The story of my 10-year adventure designing an American West themed vacation community north of Beijing.

Part 1, December 2003

“Allison, you’re just streetwise enough to handle it.”

That’s why, explains the president of this Seattle-based property management company, he’s chosen me for the…

Great story!

Changing pad #babyshower

Changing pad #babyshower

It was a lovely shower!  Everything came together perfectly. 

Beach themed decorations.

Beach themed decorations.

Changing pad that folds into a tote. So convenient!

Changing pad that folds into a tote. So convenient!

The Bride LOVES chevron and I love her color choices.

The Bride LOVES chevron and I love her color choices.

 Three aprons on a line.  Rayon, cotton, linen.

 Three aprons on a line.  Rayon, cotton, linen.

Rayon framed.

Rayon framed.