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IKEA Tall Back LÅNGFJÄLL Swivel Chair - A Review

Posted by vcky studio on

For chair review without the long preamble, scroll to where it says CHAIR REVIEW in bold. I'm in a temporary workspace, ie. my childhood bedroom. Since it's temporary, I've put off buying anything new and have been trying to make do with what I've got. A bunch of old dressers and tables and a kid sized "vanity", now house about 80% of my stock. The rest is squirrelled away in some closet space, and under my twin bed.  So I've been sitting on a wooden stool for the past few weeks. It looks like this No frills. And no support.I put a...

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A new year, an old me.

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I moved across the country a week ago, I'm pretty sure I left my brain somewhere in the prairies. The rest of me is languishing dangerously close to the border while searching for my sanity. I'm okay, just completely disoriented. There's that age old debate of whether or not creative people have messy desks and whether or not it's indicative of a brilliant mind, or if that messy desk is actually ruinous. My messy desk is ruining my life. I'm one of those incredibly messy people who is unable to work in a messy environment. So while fifty cardboard boxes...

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Things I'm Not Good at #1 - Product Photography

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I'm really not good at product photography, so I hope I'm the perfect person to dispense a bunch of anecdotal advice that everyone should take very seriously.

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Morning Routine

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I've been trying to turn myself into a "morning person" for a long time - it's been difficult! I was deluded into adamantly defending myself as someone who can only be productively creative between the hours of 11pm and 3am.

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