Let’s Try This Again

Let’s Try This Again

Five years ago,  I put this little "Oh By Golly" hat on the top shelf, purposefully out of reach.  It would take a lot of growing before I allowed myself to reach for it again.  Man, I had lost perspective, and I had believed so many lies .  You guys, when this happens, pull the [...]

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 [...]