Category Archives: Local

Valley Artist Natalia Fabia’s Work Is Truly Truly Truly Outrageous

From time to time I meet people who read this blog and have no idea what The818 is. (Even more frequently I meet people who don’t read this blog and have no idea what The818 is, but I digress.) And then … Continue reading

Try Something New: Calligraphy & Martinis [+ The Most Delicious Martini Recipe Ever]

Last week I hosted my first local event on behalf of this website. It’s something I’ve been toying around with in my mind for a while — sort of in an attempt to help coax some of you local lurkers … Continue reading

Facial Tattoos & Permanent Make-Up: How They’re Different…And How They’re Not.

{Today’s make-up free morning face, featuring still-healing brows and cruelty-free mink lash extensions} Yesterday I decided that I had reached new levels of hard-coredity and was ready to move forward with my very first facial tattoo. That is to say, … Continue reading