DIY :: Taking in a Blazer & Adding Ombre

First part of this DIY is to take in the blazer and to start that use a sean ripper and remove the arms from the blazer. If your blazer already fits, you can skip all these steps! Yay! Mark how much you want to take in the arm, pin along those lines and sew. Cut off the excess material if needed. Next is to take in the sides, do the…

DIY :: Jean Jacket Vest

This is an old jacket that my mom had stored away for ages and was about to throw out! With a few couple steps, I turned it into a new Jean Vest for myself. First I started up using a seam ripper and taking off the sleeves. Hem the arms if you want a cleaner edge. Take your fabric and cut out an outline of the area you want to…

Faux Fur Vest

Shirt: H&M | Vest: Forever 21 | Purse: Steve Madden | Pants: Old Navy | Flats: DKNYI had been looking for a faux fur vest for awhile now so you can image how excited I was when I spotted this one at Forever 21 just last week. I have seen others but they are so fluffy and big that they just don’t work on my 5’2 body. My favourite part…

DIY :: The Carrie Diaries Purse

I finally got around to making my very first video DIY, and what better DIY to begin with then something that is Sex and the City related! I’m already obsessed with the new show The Carrie Diaries, probably because I was already a fan of Sex and the City. What I love about the show so far is that they are keeping to the roots of the original series. So…

Feature :: Sew Magazine

When Sew Magzine first contacted me about wanting to put one of my DIYs (click here to see the featured DIY) in their magazine, I didn’t hesitate for one minute! I am beyond excited about my first magazine feature and hope you can pick up the November Issue when you pass by your local book store/newspaper stand. Every month Sew magazine brings you more home décor makes, style inspiration and fashion-forward ideas than…

DIY :: Circle Skirt

Shirt: H&M / Skirt: DIY / Scarf: Marshalls / Leggings: eBay / Wedges: Aldo Over the weekend I went to my local fabric store and went a bit crazy….the main purpose of the trip was to find some brown fabric to make a circle skirt to finish off my Halloween costume to wear this coming weekend…any guesses on what I’m being? I also picked up some awesome winter printed fabrics…

DIY :: Glitter Suede Booties

Inspiration: DIY: Tulip is one of my go to craft brands, they have everything and it’s excellent quality. And no Tulip is not endorsing this post lol. Couple weeks ago I saw a pair of glitter sided pumps in LouLou Magazine and instantly knew I had to try to make a pair with my $3.00, yes $3.00 shoes I found at Wal-Mart. What You Need: Shoes, Glitter, Tulip Glitter Bond,…

FLARE World Runway Tour Event

Last week I attended FLARE Magazines FLARE World Runway Tour Event. I was so excited when I first heard about this event firstly because it’s FLARE Magazine and they were supporting a great cause, The Heart and Stroke Foundation. Secondly because it was a 10 min walk from my home, couldn’t of been any better. The tour started in Vancouver and went on to Burlington, Edmonton, Ottawa, Montreal and will…