5 Ways to Make a Spring Dress or Skirt

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Spring weather is here, and that means it’s time to switch the winter wardrobe with the spring wardrobe.  I had so much fun creating these cute Valentine pillowcase skirts for my little girl earlier this year, I just can’t wait to make some more for spring.  Dresses and skirts are such a fun alternative to {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Refashion a Sweatshirt

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There’s a definite chill in the air when I step outside my door, these days.  Winter is coming, and even indoors I’m starting to wear my fuzzy socks again.  Pretty soon, snow will be falling outside, and I’ll be ready to stay inside with a warm cup of cocoa, my favorite shelter mags, and my {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Create Jewelry from Everyday Objects

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Recently, I shared a pretty piece of jewelry with you that  came from a surprising source–the hardware store.  My hex nut necklace was made with a simple gold chain and supplies gathered in the nuts and bolts section at Home Depot.  It’s such a great statement piece, and it definitely got the wheels of my {…Read More…}





Interchangeable Ribbon Necklace

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I love versatile jewelry that can go with any outfit.   These simple clear briolette beads can be matched   to go with any outfit simply by changing out the ribbon. My original inspiration came from the Halcyon Halo Necklace ($32) from Anthropologie.   I loved the aqua   with the clear crystals.   But {…Read More…}