Nautical DIY Roundup

Nautical style isn't just for the open sea! Bring a little bit of sand and salty air back from the beach with these fun DIYs! We love this canvas tote DIY from Lil Blue Boo. It's perfect for taking to the beach or pool this summer! You need a steady hand and artistic eye to pull … Continue reading Nautical DIY Roundup

4 Ways to Embellish Summer Shorts: Ruffled Lace

Lace shorts have been seen on style blogs and in stores all over the country, and we absolutely adore this trend! The light and airy look of lace with a relaxed pair of denim shorts is the ultimate salute to summer. We chose a ruffled trim to capture the carefree nature of the season, but … Continue reading 4 Ways to Embellish Summer Shorts: Ruffled Lace

Top 5 Emerald D.I.Ys

Emerald has been ruling the runways therefore it is only necessary to incorporate the "it color" into our lifestyles. Many bloggers have been creating emerald infused pieces and we've rounded up 5 that we particularly love.  The following D.I.Y's will make everyone around you green with envy. Click on the images for the tutorials on each piece. … Continue reading Top 5 Emerald D.I.Ys

DIY Chain Tassel Earrings

By Roseann We’ve all seen chains used in about every which way possible these past couple seasons, but you know I just feel that my jewelry box isn’t saturated enough with them.  So, on that note, I would like to give a simple tutorial on how to make a great pair of earrings by creating … Continue reading DIY Chain Tassel Earrings

Instant Denim Update: DIY Zipper Inserts

By:Roseann For this weeks blog, I would like to address that pair of jeans in our closets that haven’t done us any good but take up space.  You all know that you’ve got at least one of those, I happen to have several.  The pair I chose to work with still fit great despite a … Continue reading Instant Denim Update: DIY Zipper Inserts

Fringe Conspiracy: DIY Fringe Vest and T-Shirt in One

By: Roseann I recently came across a brief interview in Indie Magazine with Berlin Designer Paula Immich.   The interview was regarding a recent collection called “Mit Haut und Haar” (i.e. “with skin and hair”).  In this collection Immich used flocks of hair in seams and collars.  Sounds Bizarre right, however the effect is quite whimsical.  … Continue reading Fringe Conspiracy: DIY Fringe Vest and T-Shirt in One

DIY: Embellished Breastplate Necklace

By Roseann I recently became quite excited about this multi chain and chainmail combo and decided to incorporate it into this week’s project.  Inspired by Fiona Paxton’s jewelry this project is a bit more involved than some of my earlier posts, but with a little patience the result is stunning.  A lot of hand work … Continue reading DIY: Embellished Breastplate Necklace

DIY Wire Frame and Sequins Earrings

By Roseann Sometimes design is just that, design.  It is not there to represent anything, say anything, mean anything.  We are pulled in and attracted to it simply for aesthetic reasons.  Inspired solely by organic form these earrings are simple and quick to create. Materials: 2 4” hat pins Metal sequins Crimp beads 2 looped … Continue reading DIY Wire Frame and Sequins Earrings

Create Your Own Charmed Bracelet

By Goldie I would like to share with you an idea so you can create your own charmed bracelet using buttons as your charms. I used: 1 button of each style number 27854,  24361, 31325,  23619, 21707, 21815, 21906, 21688, 28916, ¼ a yard of gold metal chain 91700299 Stretch magic elastic 1 clasp and 2 … Continue reading Create Your Own Charmed Bracelet

Embellish Your Clothes Using Rhinestones

By Goldie There are many simple ways to add some fun and color to your clothes. Whether being something you already own or a new purchase you want to spruce up. I would like to share with you a quick way too embellish your clothing using rhinestones and a rhinestone setting. I choose to embellish … Continue reading Embellish Your Clothes Using Rhinestones