Florals Forever

Florals Forever

If you follow me on instagram then you've seen that I've spent the Summer stitching flowers and vines and leaves--stitching at the pool, on road trips, in the doctor's office, in my bed with an audio book.  I'll say it again, it's an inexpensive therapy!     Midnight Floral Collection (When you call it a collection, [...]

Triangle Sleeve Top (Refashion)

Triangle Sleeve Top (Refashion)

It was a Saturday; I was in Goodwill singing along to Ace of Base, and I found this blouse. I'm always looking for a light weight fabric that I can wear in the summer and can then layer in the colder seasons.  I loved the print so I knew it had potential even it if [...]

Color Blocked Tunic Dress

Color Blocked Tunic Dress

As you may or may not know, I have two little boys. When we leave the house, and they actually put clothes on, their fashion demands are shorts with pockets and a cape.  I put forth very little effort into my boys' clothing, mainly because I know their main loves: dirt, chocolate,bugs, and paint.  BUT, [...]

Rolling Stone Vest

Rolling Stone Vest

I saw this lace vest at ModCloth and yeah, I wanted it...but ... "well, no, you can't always get what you want" I went to the thrift store to browse for stuff, and I found some lace curtains for a buck. "but if you just try sometimes you just might find, you get what you neeeeed." Those [...]

Itty Bitty Peach and Lace

Itty Bitty Peach and Lace

Remember when Mindy shared with us her sweet gender reveal? Well, the baby girl is here! And  after I saw that adorable, chunky face, I knew she needed a little peach and lace. I had picked up a white table runner awhile back at the antique store hoping refashion it into something girly. It made the perfect [...]

Cat Eye Stencils–Do it!

Cat Eye Stencils–Do it!

The Cat Eye is one of those makeup techniques that is just plain fun for me.  My problem was that if I mastered a cat eye shape on my right eye, it was hard to match it exactly on my left.  I looked at Beth Bender's Get In Line Stencil Kits and was tempted, but before [...]