Deadpool Gets Four Golden Girls

Better listen to Betty… If you are one of the two people to not see Deadpool this weekend, do yourself a favor and go.

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Oh Betty… you’re too good for words

The brassy dame tells Oprah what her biggest regret is, check out the article here.  Moral of the story ladies… JUST. SAY. YES. To life, to love, to everything that makes you grow.

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And if reading it makes you have feelings like you need to hang this bitch on your wall immediately, go to my Etsy shop and get yourself a Golden Girls script print (pictured below).

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Holiday Gift Boutique

Well this was a first for me.  This past Sunday I teamed up with two of my incredibly creative and talented friends from Bella Star Jewelry & Analie and the three of us hosted a Holiday Gift Boutique.  We had our friends and friends’ friends over for mimosas, brunch and shopping!

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It was such a thrill to sell for the first time in person (I love my PayPal swipe).  Definitely going to make this an annual event for all you LA locals.  In preparation for this event I have at least 5 new items ready for the online shop so its not too late to get the same UHMAZING items in time for Christmas!

Check out what’s new from Avant Dante!

 

Golden Girls Little Known Facts & Coasters

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Let’s face it, we all love the show and the characters but how big of a Golden Girls mega fan are you?  Huffington Post has some intriguing little known facts about the show and the girls!  Check out their list of little known facts and surprise your friends with your obscure and vastly important knowledge of all things Golden Girls.

And if you really wanna knock their socks off pick of a set of my hand-painted Golden Girls tile coasters that are now freshly back in stock in my Etsy shop!

The Golden Girls Documentary

Thanks to the magic of Youtube we can all relive the glory that is the Golden Girls Documentary on TV Tales! This nine parter is going to take me through the workday chock-a-bock full of behind the scenes, exclusive interviews of the late actresses and plenty of trivia.  Would you just look at all of those Emmys?

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Store update!  As of this morning Avant Dante is sold out of the Golden Girls coasters for the fifth time!  But don’t worry you can still order a custom framed script print of each girl in my Etsy shop!

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You can watch the entire documentary by clicking the links below!

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Part 6

Part 7

Part 8

Part 9

The Golden Girls Drinking Game

Friends, it is time we all got down to brass tacks here.  It’s time I give you what you really want.  Thanks to Buzzfeed I finally can. I present you with the Golden Girls drinking game

And while you are getting tanked with your favorite ladies set your drinks on these Golden Girls Coasters or even let your guests take a pee break while appreciating these Golden Girls Script Prints you have so expertly decorated your bathroom with.  Have fun and eat cheesecake responsibly.

Golden Girls Script Prints Now Available

Don’t call it a comeback… no.  Call it golden.  After a spring hiatus the shop is back and fully in stock and to celebrate, I’ve added a brand new Golden Girls item for your purchasing pleasure.  The idea for this came from a custom order request I received from a gentleman in Brooklyn who was outfitting his retro bathroom to be Golden Girls themed.  He wanted my coasters but he wanted to hang them on the wall.  After some experimentation I think they came out lovely and really compliment his pink flamingo shower curtain.

Custom Coaster order (photo used with permission)

Custom Coaster order (photo used with permission)

This whole request got me thinking.  How can I use the Golden Girls art as wall decoration for the many many cheesecake eating souls out there that want the Girls on their bare walls?  After some failed experiments and a few terrible ideas, what has come out of this brainstorm is one of my favorite items to date.  I am happy to present you with the Golden Girls Script Print Series:

Each page is hand torn from a vintage book page of one of the original scripts from the Golden Girls TV show.  The pages are selected at random and no two are alike.  The page itself measures 3″ x 8″ and is mounted in an 8″ x 10″ float frame so it can be seen and read from all sides.

Available as individual framed prints or as a set of four.  Check out my Etsy shop and happy decorating!

Golden Girls Legos

This has to be the best design project of all of Lego’s history.  Misterr is trying to reach 10,000 supporters to create Golden Girls Legos!!!  You can read all about the designs and vote with your support here.  Help those numbers climb so this can be a thing that actually exists!

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If there was a way to have these in my grabby little hands IMMEDIATELY I would make it so.  While we wait for these priceless little knobs of plastic to be creating and dream of a Golden Girls themed Legoland, you can have all the ladies on coasters now!  Check out my Etsy shop and pick up the last set I have in stock today!

 

Which Golden Girls Character Are You?

As the week winds down and you are trying to fill the last few hours of work wishing you were in your bathrobe eating a pint of ice cream like me, treat yourself to this Golden Girls Personality quiz from BrainFall.

I got Blanche… RAWR

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No matter which saucy lady is your match, you can get them all on coasters in my Etsy Shop.  Now that is something to drink to!