diy

DIY: J.Crew inspired Statement Necklace.

A while ago, I stumbled upon this really cool statement necklace at J.Crew. I’m always fascinated by how things are made and realized that the rope portion of the necklace could easily be assembled using some rope and either ribbon or metallic tape to close it off into a figure …

DIY: Faux Fur Clutch.

I’m really excited as today is the launch of something I hope to do a lot more in these parts… DIY video! DIY was the heritage of this blog and I’ve really missed creating projects for you over here; alas I was in a bit of a creative rut this year… …

DIY: Marni Jeweled Leather Sandals

Over the weekend, my friend Elanah and I got together to recreate some crystal sandals we’d been seeing all over the blogosphere. In particular, there were two pairs of crystal sandals that we reaaaaaallly loved.  {Marni – as seen on Julia here, and J.Crew, as seen on Liz here} We …

Designer DIY: Holst & Lee Bag Charm

For part two of my DIY series {refer to part one here!} with Holst & Lee, we decided to make a tassel bag charm // key ring. This one is really easy. Making the tassels gets a little tedious since you have to make six of them, but the end …

Designer DIY: Holst + Lee Earrings

These days, it takes one very important thing to get me crafting. Friends who want to craft. Also, wine. So when my pal Natalie {the amazing designer behind Holst + Lee} suggested we do another round of DIYs, my answer was an immediate YES. She came up with these incredible …

How To: The Glitter Fade Manicure

Today I’m going to show you one of my favorite manicure tricks… the glitter fade.  Everyone thought I got an expensive gel manicure when I did this but nope… it is just nail polish!  I’ve also teamed up with U by Kotex .. you’ll get a FREE bottle of Sally Hansen Complete …