DIY

I can do it! You can do it! DIY for the win! Just keep you fingers away from the super glue.

Chocolate, coffee, cocktails, crafting… If you’ve read this blog before, you know these things tend to top my constant list of favorites. It should come as no surprise that I hunted down some java and chocolate to pair with my booze at the recent blogger Handmade Holiday Cocktail Party. I play Holly Hostess as often as possible, but my list of cocktail … Keep reading…

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Despite my love/slight fear-based relationship with Stacy and Clinton of the late, great What Not To Wear, I’ll openly admit that comfort is one of the most important aspects of fashion… Or Monday fashion, at least. That means I was beyond thrilled when embellished sweatshirts became an acceptable replacement to real-person shirts. It’s not that I don’t like normal shirts, it’s just … Keep reading…

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  Natural stone may have had its moment in the (fashionable) sun, but it isn’t on its way back into the darkness. Whether you’re perusing the fine jewelry department or scrolling through JewelMint, geode and faux-geode pieces are still gracing the shelves. Unfortunately, like so many other pretty things, they can be… pricey.   Druzy Jewelry by ohjuliaann featuring a bracelet bangle … Keep reading…

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I had been longing for something new to hang above our television, below our shelf. The Ikea print we had there was nice– but it was the right size to hang above our old, smaller television, and the colors were wrong for the room. I hadn’t liked it in that spot for quite a while. But suddenly, without logical explanation, I hated … Keep reading…

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When I bought these pleather oxfords, I was thinking two things: they’re cheap and comfortable. At the time, I was having a hard time finding shoes that fit that bill, and so I bought these immediately. Fast forward a year and notice I never wore them. Why? When I tried them on at home I thought they looked too much like jazz … Keep reading…

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