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,…

We Heart This :: DIY Ombre Shirt

My newest DIY for We Heart This is now up! Hope you guys can head over to the site and check it out. Be sure to check out the other make up reviews and everything else the site has to offer! This was a very simple DIY where you can get most of the supplies (minus the shirt) at your dollar store. I personally love dollar stores, we have a…

DIY :: Airbrush Clutch

Remember when I said I was going to show you how to achieve an airbrushed look like in this post? I am excited to say I am very happy with my final results. I used these SprayZa Airbrush Marker Set that I found at a local store near my house. I was very interested to see how they worked. Basically you stick one of the markers into the grey holder…

DIY :: Crop Collar Top

While watching TV one night I saw a music video (wish I remembered the name of it) but the girl was wearing this really cute crop top with a collar so instantly I new I had to try and make one of these shirts. I found this sleeveless dress shirt at a local thrift store for under $5.00 and off I went on a DIY adventure!  Thrifted sleeveless shirt  Put…