Thursday, April 29, 2010

kookoo for "coco"

i just wanted to share my love for anything "coco".

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this all started with one of my regular visits to danny robert's blog (igor + andre), and was looking through the blogger portrait series...  i saw an image of coco rocha (see below), which brought me to her blog... and as i was reading, i became smitten!  so, this is how the coco-commotion started in my head - in a good way, of course!

so here's my list of "coco" loves:

"coco"
from igor + andre's etsy shop
the same image featured in the "blogger portrait series".



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coco rocha (isn't she gorgeous?) and her amazing blog.
check out this video she made for her fiance with her friend and roomie.


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coco chanel - an innovator, a designer, a fashion icon.
"a girl should be two things, classy and fabulous!" - coco chanel


"coco before chanel", a  movie, starring audrey tautou.  
i love her in "amelie" too!


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coco love alcorn - i love her songs!



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coco, album by colbie caillat.  
her songs make me want to go hang out at the beach on a perfectly warm sunny day.



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coco - aka. conan o'brian...  the funniest coco i know!


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coco cake cupcakes
lyndsay sung's brown velour cupcakes, a must have!


coco(a) puffs (my hubby got me into these) - okay, it's not really a "coco" but it sounds like it!

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...well, anything coco(a):  90% dark chocolate bars, or thomas haas chocolates and cakes!

coco(nut) juice - reminds me of my childhood, the fresh ones are the best!


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...  because the smell reminds me of my tita (aunt) linda.  i love her sooo much!
... this ad is also a favorite of mine, i heart vanessa paradis!


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coco - fashion illustrator


do you go kookoo for coco too?
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happy thursday!
xo, carla

6 comments:

Jocelan Thiessen said...

i love conan aka coco and chanel too! nice blog!

Emmylou said...

coco for conan is the funniest! i find him very funny too. :)
crossstitching is finally taking shape. its so hard to squeeze in hobby time! how do you find time for your card hobby? i admire you for your creativity carla. :)

cArLa said...

@jocelan thiessen - thank you! you have a pretty amazing blog yourself... i'm a huge fan of your gnomes!

@emmylou - isn't he the funniest? post some photos of your projects when you're done, i'd love to see them... i just bought a 15x18, 14 count aida fabric! i usually wait until the lil man is asleep, so i literally lose sleep for the hobbies i love, that's why they take forever to finish... thanks a bunch!

jozen said...

this post is too cute!

love colbie... have you listened to her latest CD? it's just as good as coco.

Miss Carlen ::LT:: said...

mmmm...cocoa puffs!

cArLa said...

@ jozen - thanks... i will definitely listen to her new one!

@miss carlen - i know sooo yummy!