Tag Archive: fashion

Pretty Toppers – Inspiration

I just wanted to share some more toppers that I like. There are a few design elements that I hope to incorporate into some of my future sewing projects. Enjoy!Cennetta

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When Life Gives You Lemons…

Dress: Goodnight Macaroon | Shoes: Steve Madden (similar) | Purse: Cult Gaia | Earrings: Hart Studio | Sunglasses: Le Spec This past week, we’ve had to make the best out of some tough situations. We had been hoping our AC unit would hold out until fall but, as things seem to always happen, it decided to […]

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Free Project – Baby Owl Ornaments

Free Project – Baby Owl Ornaments

PATTERN DETAILS Get ready to make lots of baby owl ornaments! Once you’ve made one, you’ll want to make a few dozen more because these are so quick and easy to crochet. 🙂 What’s your favorite color??? These tiny 2-inch plushies are also great as party favors, stocking stuffers, key chains, and thoughtful gifts! YOU […]

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The Importance of Getting Away With Your Spouse

Dress: Goodnight Macaroon | Sunglasses: Le Spec | Earrings: Hart | Lips: Stila in ‘Patina’ | Hair products: Wilson’s on Washington There’s no doubt about it, marriage is tough. I remember as a young 20 year old, newly engaged, looking at my mom and telling her “Scofield and I will never fight.” ha!!!! So young. […]

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My Favorite White Top for Summer

Top: J.O.A. | Jeans: Articles of Society | Shoes: Marc Fisher | Purse I hope you’ve had a great week! I am so ready for the weekend, and looking forward to spending it with some friends and family. Scofield and I are going on a date tonight to celebrate our 5th anniversary (celebration part 2!), […]

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Suit Pants to Vest

I am back! I hope you all have been a little more successful in your sewing and crafting endeavors than I have been lately.  Above is the vest in regular light after a second run of pressing. The bride really wanted a vest for the groom, but the consultant that they were working with completely ignored…

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SEW SEW DEF MAGAZINE ISSUE 03 NOW LIVE!

HI DARLINGS! I am so excited about this issue. We have done another amazing job of putting this issue together and I know you are going to love it! Not only is the issue full of great stuff (94 pages to be exact) but we have the amazing  Jasika Nicole actress on Underground and Scandal and a maker! She […]

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Summer 2017 Capsule Wardrobe

I want to see if a capsule wardrobe is viable year-round. So, I chose my most comfortable items to live with as my summer 2017 capsule wardrobe. Of course, there are also a couple odds and ends included, like PJs,…
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Free Sewing Pattern – Little Man Baby Shoe

PATTERN DETAILS A modern little boys shoe with fun cross over buckle. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 0-3m 3-6m 6-12m Download Now

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Free Sewing Pattern – Little Man Baby Shoe

PATTERN DETAILS A modern little boys shoe with fun cross over buckle. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 0-3m 3-6m 6-12m Download Now

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Personalize Your Denim with Embroidery! (+GIVEAWAY!)

Friends, I could NOT be more excited to share this post today! We’re talking about how to personalize…

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All the ruffles

It all started with a Sachin & Babi dress that I fell instantly in love with. At that point, I wasn’t truly intending on making a dress, but I couldn’t stop thinking about how I would do it, if I ever decided to go ahead with it. I actually had the most perfect fabric in […]

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Strawberry Picking

Strawberry picking…it’s an 18 month old’s paradise. Getting to actually put in their mouth and eat what they pick up from the ground outside!? Score! 😉 Piper definitely thought she hit the jackpot with this afternoon activity. It was so fun watching her figure out what to do..she caught on so fast! And this little […]

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Monday Morning Inspiration

Happy Monday!I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Mine was spent cleaning and clearing out. We had our neighborhood garage sale yesterday. Thankfully, the clouds parted and for the most part, we had a lovely day. Nothing I sold was of any grea…

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Daisy Statement Necklace

As a gal who does quite a few crafty projects, I often find myself with an abundance of…

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THE MOST COMFORTABLE JUMPSUIT EVER

HI DARLINGS! I am on the road this week but I wasn’t going to pass up the chance to photograph on this awesome road especially since I was wearing my new favorite jumpsuit. Before you ask YES I plan to do a step-by-step tutorial on this cuz it is awesome! The one I am wearing […]

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Free Project – Steampunk Gear Drink Coasters

Description These drink coasters will help protect your furniture and add style to any room in your home. Download Now

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FAMILY FUN WITH CROCS

HI DARLINGS! I partnered with Zappos x Crocs for this post. The summer isn’t even here yet and the kids have already set a very busy schedule for themselves, lol. We are back and forth all week long with our schedules but on the weekends we hit the city for some family fun. I hardly have […]

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Fabric Tassel Bag DIY

I love a well-made seagrass tote, but sometimes a girl needs more excitement in her wardrobe! With a beach vacation on…

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Monday Morning Inspiration/Spring Stripes

Happy Monday Everyone!!!Did ya miss me?…naaaa ;)I’ve been missing in action for about 10 days. Just a lot on my plate, so I decided to be good to myself and just not put too much pressure on myself. What pushed me over the edge was a phone call from …

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Geometric Gold Statement Earring DIY 

Statement earrings are such a fun trend at the moment. I tend to be a “go big or go…

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Vogue 1027: a faux wrap dress

At some point, I must have decided that I needed more Summer neutrals in my closet. What better than a DKNY jersey dress in the most beautiful, weighty viscose. I’ve used several different shades of this viscose jersey over the years. It always sews up really nicely. I’m also quite fond of Vogue patterns. I find […]

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Half Moon Tassel Earring DIY 

I’m so excited to see all the summery dresses and accessories that have been in stores lately (like…

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MY FAVORITE SHOPPING EXPERT!

HI DARLINGS! As you can imagine I am always shopping for something. It can be something for the office, the studio, personal or for the family. And because I am a thrifty sorta girl, I always look to get the price I can. I partnered with eBay to try out the new eBay ShopBot, and I […]

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5 Tips for Thrift Store Shopping with Goodwill

I believe that good style, both in fashion and in the home, can be found at affordable prices. You don’t have to break the bank to look, and feel, good! That’s why I am so excited to partner with Goodwill today to talk about thrifty fashion, and shopping it good! Not only does Goodwill provide […]

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Grainline Archer refashioned

Unless my memory fails me, this was the second Grainline Archer I ever made. I think I ended up getting the fit right on my third try. I still wore the original version of this shirt, but it’s become way too tight across my shoulders since my return to the pool. It was time to […]

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Grainline Archer refashioned

Unless my memory fails me, this was the second Grainline Archer I ever made. I think I ended up getting the fit right on my third try. I still wore the original version of this shirt, but it’s become way too tight across my shoulders since my return to the pool. It was time to […]

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Free Project – Small Canvas Tote Bag

Free Project – Small Canvas Tote Bag

PATTERN DETAILS This is an easy tutorial and pattern for a small canvas tote bag. You can also use upholstery fabric as well. It’s a request from a few readers who make items to sell at markets, but I think anyone who loves to sew bags will love this one too. This small canvas tote […]

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Lace Up Sweatshirt DIY

Have you ever had a craft supply keep calling to you until you decided to give in? I…

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DIY Wooden Circle Earrings — 2 Ways 

I’ve gotta say, I think the statement earring trend is the best thing to happen to crafters in…

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