DIY :: Leather Accent

Sorry, I don’t have step by step photos of this DIY, my memory card stopped working and the photos were stuck on that. Luckily a new memory card is cheap and this DIY is easy to explain. This plaid shirt was donated to me and I instantly knew what I wanted to do with it. Using left over leather material I had from making this leather skirt i cut two…

Crop Top Chambray

Top: DIY | Skirt: H&M | Shoes: Go Jane A bit ago I showed you guys how I made a crop top out of my boyfriends old dress shirt and how I jazzed it up a bit with some faux pearl decals on the pocket. When thinking of ways to style this shirt, my black skater skirt came first to mind. I did one look with a chunkier looking heel…

DIY :: Crop Top Chambray

Using one of my boyfriends old dress shirts, I easily converted it into a new crop top. Chambray has been all the range I was pumped when he said he did not want this shirt anymore!  Before. To begin I used a seam ripper and took off the arms as shown below.  Lay your shirt out and mark where you would like to crop it. I put mine on and…

DIY :: Army Inspired Blazer

I got this jacket from one of my moms friends and I fell in love with the leather accents to the pockets. It was slightly to big for me, so just like this DIY I took in the sides and arms a bit. For this DIY I was inspired by all the army/green jackets that I’ve been seeing especially as Zara and H&M that have beautiful gem touches on them.…

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…

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…

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,…