DIY

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

I am in full-on Halloween mode. Our house is decorated. I’m getting my daily dose of pumpkin spice. And I’m in the middle of sewing our bound-to-be-awesome costumes. Since I can’t share what we’ll wear yet, I thought it would be fun to showcase our costumes from earlier Halloweens! Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum This was so fun to wear, and it … Keep reading…

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I more or less swore off stretch bracelets sometime around 2006. I was at an out-of-town concert to see several bands I adored – the Summer of Ska tour or Ska is Dead or Summer of Dead Ska, whatever, who knows, it was a combo of similar words – and I was really, really excited to be there. In true I’m young … Keep reading…

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As promised in yesterday’s outfit post, here’s the tutorial for my latest jewelry set: a boho turquoise and brass triangle bracelet and earring set. This simple project was fun to make, and the end result is jewelry that is fuss-free to wear. Extra perk: it only looks expensive! I found all these beads on sale. Scroll down for photos and details. Materials … Keep reading…

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Cone studs have always been my personal favorite. Pyramid studs are fine, sure, but they’re kind of the go-to when it comes to edgy embellishments – and when you’re a high school student wanting studs to show just how against-the-norm you are, picking the commonplace stud seems counterproductive. It’s simple angst logic. Ya follow? Since then, I ordered a crazy amount of cone … Keep reading…

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