May 18th, 2011

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DIY-spiration from Ether-Ore

I stumbled upon this site today via Daily Candy and am now dying to make (or attempt to make) pretty much everything on the site.  This one’s my favorite.  I’ve got a pile of pyrite beads sitting at home, just waiting to be DIY’d into a bracelet like this… (and View FUll Post

May 17th, 2011

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DIY-spiration from Venessa Arizaga

Just stumbled upon this necklace from Venessa Arizaga and think it would be pretty easy & fun to make…  It sells for $360 on net-a-porter, but I’d estimate the materials from a craft store ringing in at about $15-20.   And a close-up.  What do you think?  Simple, elegant, and View FUll Post

May 17th, 2011

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A Little Weekend DIY…

I was craving cobalt blue, and wanting something color-blocked.  Killed two birds with one stone this weekend by following this fabulous DIY. Voila – a cute pouch to hold all my essentials.  I used an American Apparel clutch, and Liquatex Basics Acrylic Paint.  I love B’s advice… priming the clutch View FUll Post

May 16th, 2011

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M is for Miracle.

Two months ago, 3 Lab sent me a jar of their amazing M Cream to test out.  I jumped at the opportunity to try it, as it promised to revive stressed skin, and my skin was way stressed. I’ve been using it regularly and am totally hooked.  The formula is View FUll Post

May 16th, 2011

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Obsessing Over: Affordable Party Dresses from ASOS

I’ve been aware of ASOS for quite some time, but hadn’t actually bought anything from them until more recently.  I ordered a few inexpensive party dresses and really couldn’t be more pleased with the quality / price / huge selection of styles that they carry. I wore the black one View FUll Post