Nerdvember Day 14: Rocket and the Birthday Surprise

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Inspiration: Rocket Raccoon in his Guardian uniform. Components: Raccoon Laplander. Red thermal shirt. Navy sweater. #Nerdvember Day 14: Rocking Rocket from the comic books. #settostunning #guardiansofthegalaxy #rocketraccoon A photo posted by oakley boren (@oakmonster) on Nov 11, 2014 at 7:32am PST Surprises: My birthday is tomorrow, and I had zero plan. However, my friends had a different idea. #TheGreat38 started on Thursday night at my monthly girls night out dinner where the girls came with a GIANT balloon and ice cream cake (thanks Diva Cowgirl!), and presents (Team Wicket’s other half Christine!). I was as happy as Harley Quinn rescuing...
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Nerdvember Day 13: Harley Quinn

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Inspiration: Two things. First, Harley Quinn’s casting news. I think Margot Robbie is PERFECT. Secondly, I’m half way through the New 52’s comic book series. And I friggin’ LOVE HER! Components: Harley Quinn “dress”. (Well, it’s a sleep tank on most people but it’s a dress on ME!) Diamond pattern tights. Denim jacket. Red Scarf. #Nerdvember Day 13: Celebrating Harley Quinn’s casting news. #settostunning #harleyquinn A photo posted by oakley boren (@oakmonster) on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:50am PST Challenges: I tried on both black leather jacket and black sweater. While I would probably be the only one in the...
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Nerdvember Day 12: Ichabod Crane

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Inspiration: Tom Mison’s Ichabod Crane Components: Green button-down shirt. Military-inspired vest. Skinny jeans. Boots. #Nerdvember Day 12: I will never be as pretty as Tom Mison’s Ichabod Crane… #settostunning #SleepyHollow A photo posted by oakley boren (@oakmonster) on Nov 11, 2014 at 7:14am PST Challenges: I can look through pictures upon pictures of Tom Mison all day. I didn’t want to stop browsing. Heh. Oh, and clothing challenges. Right. Deciding on the pants. Ichabod has brown pants and I have no such thing in my closet. Black jeans would be too much, so I went with regular denim. Comments from...
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Nerdvember Day 11: Very Large Array

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Inspiration: Our trip to the Very Large Array in 2012. Components: VLA long-sleeve t-shirt. Star pennant. #Nerdvember Day 11: #VLA. That was one awesome nerd road trip! #settostunning #notsostunning A photo posted by oakley boren (@oakmonster) on Nov 11, 2014 at 7:30am PST Back story: Brandon’s family lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. It’s always been a debate when we head out there if we wanted to see along the drive out there. (He likes to drive.) Our first time driving out, we visited the Meteor Crater. This was our second trip, so we had to decide on our nerd...
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Nerdvember Day 10: Hulk Smash

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Inspiration: The big green guy who wouldn’t put up with a crappy Monday. RAWRRR! Components: Green sweater. Purple tank top. Avengers earrings from Optimystical Studios I bought at Comikaze. And, of course, ripped jeans. #Nerdvember Day 10: Hulk smash Mondays!!! #settostunning A photo posted by oakley boren (@oakmonster) on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:44am PST Challenges: Earrings. I don’t wear them usually. My piercings have closed long ago. These are clip-ons. So, not only I feel weird wearing earrings, they got uncomfortable after a few hours. Oh well. I tried. Comment from Muggles: My coworker Alex saw my Instagram post...
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Nerdvember Day 9: Long Live G4TV

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Nostalgic inspiration: G4TV Seriously. Other than me, who else still remember G4TV? Or even better, TECH TV?!? Component: G4TV t-shirt I got from when I went to visit the set of Attack of the Show 4 years ago. #Nerdvember Day 9: #G4 is dead. Long live G4. #settostunning Just lounging around in my favorite sleep tee. A photo posted by oakley boren (@oakmonster) on Nov 11, 2014 at 1:18pm PST Challenges: Getting out of bed for this photo. Still recovering from the cold, man. Give me a break....
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