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DIY Jeweled Headband.

My friend Felicia (from This That Beauty) has the most beautiful headband. It looks like jewelry. I think it’s from Jennifer Behr. Seeing her out and about at one of many holiday parties inspired me… and made me think. You can toss your hair in a messy bun and still look amazing with a headband like that. So, I set out to make my own. And as luck would have it, it was rather easy…

DIY: Felt & Gemstone Earrings.

These earrings are a favorite DIY because they are so incredibly easy to make (and so pretty!) I was inspired by Suzanna Dai’s designs when I made them (check out her stuff here) and while my version is certainly not as elaborate, they turned out really sparkly + fun. I …

DIY: Crystal Loafers.

Loafers, loafers, and more loafers. I’m loving the loafer trend for Fall (though I hate calling it a trend because loafers are more of a classic item… they never go out of style.) The best way to spruce up a classic? Just add sparkle! I made mine in (winter?) white, …

DIY: Spike Cuff

This past fashion week I found myself incredibly inspired wherever I went, but one of the most inspiring evenings was spent at Owen (an amazing boutique in Manhattan’s Meatpacking district, at a party for up & coming jewelry designer, DylanLex. DylanLex’s jewels are among my ultimate (bucket-list, someday) most lust-worthy …

DIY: Feather Necklace

This Fashion Week, I found inspiration in all of the great white pieces on the runway. I’ve always been a big fan of the little white dress, but what I loved this season was how designers really got creative with monochromatic plays on texture¬†(Rebecca Taylor, Rebecca Minkoff and Nicole Miller …

DIY: Frieda & Nelly inspired Tassel Earrings.

I’ve long been a huge admirer¬†of Frieda & Nelly’s work, and when I saw these tassel earrings, I knew I had to try my hand at making a pair! Making your own tassels requires a little bit of patience at first, but once you get it, you get it. I …