Category Archive: Crafts

Neon Statement Necklace

I saw this craft on a DIY website that I follow and I thought it was so chic and easy that I made one that day. I like the idea of taking jewelry… Continue reading

DIY Burberry Gem Embellished Trench

Back at the end of January, Gossip Girl premiered its 100th episode which was the “Royal Wedding” episode. It wasn’t the gorgeous Vera Wang dresses or the spectacular setting at the reception that… Continue reading

Etched Easter Eggs

I haven’t really done a whole lot of crafts for Easter this year, mostly because we won’t be here for the actual day but I though I would share one that I did… Continue reading

No Pattern Caftan Dress

I had originally bought this  fabric to make a long maxi dress, but while cleaning up a few things I laid it on my dress form to get it out of the way… Continue reading

Alexander McQueen Knucklebox Clutch

Ever since these first came out I have been dying for one. The Alexander McQueen version retails for $2,195 and up so obviously I would never own a real one so I set… Continue reading

Alicia Adams “Links” Pillow

This addition to the Designer DIY section was a request from my husband. We saw it in the store and he immediately walked over to it and said “how amazing would this be,… Continue reading

Menu Board

I know I haven’t done a home tip in a while, but this is a really good one. Creating a menu board for your kitchen is a really helpful way to solve a… Continue reading

DVF “Trelodie” Blouse

This is my first post in the new Designer DIY section of the website, and I’m really excited to share it with all of you. I saw this DVF blouse a few months… Continue reading

Designer DIYs

Since I started sewing, one of my favorite things to do is sit down with the Vogue Collections books, pick out my favorite designer clothes and then find ways to make them myself… Continue reading

Framed Jewelry Box

I’ve been trying to come up with the best way to do this for quite a while and it was definitely worth the wait! I was having the same problem I think a… Continue reading

Paper Heart Garland

This is a really quick, easy and super cute craft for Valentine’s Day.  I love this because it’s something so simple that really adds a unique decorative touch to any area of your… Continue reading

Fabric Scrap Wreath

By using different color schemes, you can make this wreath for any Holiday but this one I made for Valentine’s Day. This craft is really easy and quick and takes minimal supplies so… Continue reading

Crocheted Dog Sweater

We have two miniature pinschers, Sebastian will be 2 on Valentine’s Day and Weezy (in the picture above) will be 4 in June.  As I mentioned in a previous post, they wear sweaters… Continue reading

Children’s Apron {Simplicity 2295}

Last Christmas my grandmother gave my niece a play kitchen and she fell in love with it immediately. She’s obsessed with Dora the explorer so for Christmas this year I wanted to make… Continue reading

Winter Wonderland Scarf

I have to preface this post by letting all of you know that before I did this project, I had absolutely no idea how to crochet. My mom crochets and makes beautiful things,… Continue reading

Rhinestone Heeled Pumps

I was on the lookout for a really great pair of shoes for New Years Eve and saw these Steve Madden pumps at Lord and Taylors and loved them. I wasn’t, however, in love with… Continue reading

Removable Faux Fur Boot Covers

Since a lot of you will be giving and receiving UGG boots over the Holidays I thought this craft would be a perfect post to leave you with until after Christmas. My husband… Continue reading

Houndstooth Party Dress

As Christmas is less than a week away and New Years Eve is fast approaching I know all of us are in search for the perfect party dress and this craft is it!… Continue reading

Peppermint Gingerbread House

I love gingerbread houses during the holidays. My dad and I always used to buy the little kits and make them together, and our family used to meet relatives for dinner every December… Continue reading

Glitter Stars

I’m always looking for fun crafts that can help decorate the home without breaking the bank, and it doesn’t get much cheaper than this one! All you need to make these is card… Continue reading