Gemma. 24. England.
costume designer & dressmaker.
BJD Hobbyist. Artist.

- - -Major Tags---
Fashion | Corsets | Armour | Pretty Art
BJD / Other Dolls | Craft & DIY | Art Tutorials 

- - -Major Fandoms---
Mass Effect | Dragon Age | Halo
Saints Row | Pacific Rim | Discworld

- - -My Stuff- - -
Character Page | Stuff I Made
Photos of Me

fashionsfromhistory:

Tabard
c.1910-1912
Kerry Taylor Auctions

fashionsfromhistory:

Tabard

c.1910-1912

Kerry Taylor Auctions

Posted at 2:35 pm on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with 321 notes
thomas4th:

sputnikcentury:

Important insight from Mr. Elba.

PACIFIC RIM 2: DUCK PUNT

thomas4th:

sputnikcentury:

Important insight from Mr. Elba.

PACIFIC RIM 2: DUCK PUNT

Posted at 12:53 pm on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with 22,671 notes

bubonickitten:

why the hell does anyone even live in kirkwall tbh

it’s like if someone decided to build a city on a fault line next to an active volcano in tornado alley in a region where the giant mosquitoes from jumanji are year-round pests and to top it all off, it’s also haunted

Posted at 12:36 pm on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with 281 notes

truebjdconfessions:

If only some companies would make a Rococo-themed dolls then I would give them all my money

~Anonymous

Posted at 12:11 pm on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with 13 notes
dollsociety:

skyscrapers

dollsociety:

skyscrapers

Posted at 12:10 pm on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with 119 notes
saskha:

Trinity Elysia by OccyWall on Flickr.

saskha:

Trinity Elysia by OccyWall on Flickr.

Posted at 11:24 am on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with 26 notes
chickwithmonkey:

potootagath:

wingleader:

wakeupslaves:

the-goddamazon:

LOL man.

never forget white people did nothing first neither the best, they sleep and eat false propaganda,

Ugh, why the shit does that have to turn into a race thing? Why does EVERYTHING have to turn into a race thing?

because white people have made sure that everything is about race
as proved by the fact that when you say explorer, you think of a bunch of white guys walking the world and discovering it ~exotic wonders~ even though Zheng He travelled through Asia, to the Middle East, and even East Africa. But you’d likely never heard of him before.
Same reason you never heard of Ahmad Ibn Fadlan, an Arab traveller who, as early as the 10th century, went to the Volga area for diplomatic reasons. He wrote about it, much as Marco Polo would do later for his own travels, and is one of our sources on what viking were like (and by all accounts, he wrote about them more accurately than western scholars of the same period did)
Oh, or Ibn Battuta who travelled throughout Africa long before europeans did, and even went to Europe himself.
And that’s just some example of Muslim medieval travel writers
Everything is about race because white people keep telling everyone that their race is the only one who every got anything done.

i have heard of precisely zero non-european explorers ever in my life, and that fucking sucks. this exhibit is amazing and i need to learn more.

chickwithmonkey:

potootagath:

wingleader:

wakeupslaves:

the-goddamazon:

LOL man.

never forget white people did nothing first neither the best, they sleep and eat false propaganda,

Ugh, why the shit does that have to turn into a race thing? Why does EVERYTHING have to turn into a race thing?

because white people have made sure that everything is about race

as proved by the fact that when you say explorer, you think of a bunch of white guys walking the world and discovering it ~exotic wonders~ even though Zheng He travelled through Asia, to the Middle East, and even East Africa. But you’d likely never heard of him before.

Same reason you never heard of Ahmad Ibn Fadlan, an Arab traveller who, as early as the 10th century, went to the Volga area for diplomatic reasons. He wrote about it, much as Marco Polo would do later for his own travels, and is one of our sources on what viking were like (and by all accounts, he wrote about them more accurately than western scholars of the same period did)

Oh, or Ibn Battuta who travelled throughout Africa long before europeans did, and even went to Europe himself.

And that’s just some example of Muslim medieval travel writers

Everything is about race because white people keep telling everyone that their race is the only one who every got anything done.

i have heard of precisely zero non-european explorers ever in my life, and that fucking sucks. this exhibit is amazing and i need to learn more.

Posted at 7:43 pm on Monday, September 22, 2014 with 95,544 notes
indykatya:

"My grandpa asked for some videogames for his birthday."

indykatya:

"My grandpa asked for some videogames for his birthday."

Posted at 5:44 pm on Monday, September 22, 2014 with 5,594 notes

jackviolet:

One of the things that is really notable about Moscow and yet not many people outside Russia know about, is how gorgeous the Moscow metro is.

These photos? That’s what the metro stations look like.

Yeah.

They’re called the “People’s palaces of Moscow” or else “Underground palaces,” and they were built during the Soviet era on the Communist idea that art and beauty should belong to the people rather than only being available in the houses of nobles.

These photos show just some of the metro’s attractions. There are many more mosaics, statues, etc, placed throughout.

And the metro is always this clean.

In addition to being beautiful, it is incredibly functional. It gets you pretty much everywhere in Moscow, and the trains run at intervals of every three minutes or less. At peak times, they run every 90 seconds. You never have to worry about missing a train, because the next one will come almost immediately.

Not always of course. In the late evening or early morning hours, you may have to wait as long as five whole minutes for a train. They’re also super easy to navigate.

We Russians are pretty proud of our metro system.

Posted at 5:37 pm on Monday, September 22, 2014 with 40,522 notes
clouetvis:

Mascatdoll Elf Ruolan Hybrid by Chinatsu_1 on Flickr.

clouetvis:

Mascatdoll Elf Ruolan Hybrid by Chinatsu_1 on Flickr.

Posted at 3:20 pm on Monday, September 22, 2014 with 24 notes