Halloween is just days away. If you’re last minute like me, like to be creative, or just don’t feel like forking over big bucks on a costume everyone else will be wearing then try a home-made costume. Why buy when you can DIY? That’s what a number of celebs have been doing.

It’s true, I love a good tassel. They popped up in August’s outfit posts as an accessorizing tool. Oh, and then there was this DIY tassel blog post that shows ya just how easy they are to make. If you’re not already as obsessed as me, check out these ways to style with tassels. They are a … Continue Reading

How fabulous are fresh flowers? So freakin’ fabulous! They add life, beauty, plus a florally-fresh aroma to your space. The only thing is that they have a short shelf life. My solution, break up the bouquet and spread the natural beauty throughout your abode. I like to purchase one bouquet from the grocery store  (usually … Continue Reading

Time for a DIY and this one is fit for fashion and decor. It comes to us care of my friend Kate. You may have noticed her name popping up on the blog lately. That’s because she collaborated with me on my August blog photo shoot and also crafted the amazing tassels I’ve been wearing (they’ll be … Continue Reading

Ready for one of the easiest decor DIYs ever? It involves metallic temporary tattoos and glass candle holders or jars, whatever you’ve got. This tutorial is so easy that there’s little to explain. Get ready to impress yourself with how crafty you are. Pin now and try this DIY for celebratory decor or a use … Continue Reading

Woohoo! This girl right here (typing away on this blog post) is going to be a bridesmaid! It will be a first and I’m pretty darn excited. Not just because I was asked in the cutest way ever, and it really was and I’ll get to that in one sec. More importantly, I’m so honored … Continue Reading

Forget Valentine’s Day and remember Galentine’s Day. It’s the fictional holiday created by Amy Poehler’s character on Parks & Recreation and it’s a day to celebrate your gals. Here’s a gift idea the ladies in your life will LOVE. The tutorial linked was found via Pinterest and created by graphic designer/mommy blogger Rae Ann Kelly, … Continue Reading

Pinterest and I have a special relationship. It inspires me on so many levels – fashion, food, beauty, decor, and even well being. I’m a sucker for a good quote and it’s usually where I find them. I post them on Instagram, send to friends, and even quote pins in conversation. Just last night I … Continue Reading

Over the weekend I started holiday decorating and let me tell you, it puts you in the best mood. So do decorate, don’t put it off. And don’t feel like you have to spend a lot. Save your dollars for presents (though those too can be DIYed, ahem, Sharpie Mugs) and use what you got. … Continue Reading

Okay, gift-giving season is now in full swing. Teachers, friends, family, neighbors, coworkers, and more – there may be a lot of people on your list. Here’s one super-simple DIY anyone can do and bonus, it’s pretty darn thoughtful too. It’s also quite easy and inexpensive. Keep this idea in your back pocket for the … Continue Reading