Nintendo Characters – Pt. 4 If you’re an avid reader of CF, you know that we believe fashion inspiration goes beyond storefronts, magazines and runways. In the past we’ve found inspiration from Disney characters, books, TV shows and even music. However, until now, we haven’t really covered one of the more recent forms of media entertainment, video games. Many of you requested some outfits inspired by the Zelda series of video games, so this week’s post will feature wearable looks inspired by popular characters in the series. Fashion Friday: Sweaters & Tights Are you following us on Pinterest? I’m just going to come out and say it, folks… I don’t like the summertime. One dunk in the pool, a few hot days and I’m ready to call it quits… espcially when we’re plagued with maddening humidity for weeks at a time. No thanks, Mother Nature!
25 DIY Handmade Gift Tutorials Part 2 I love handmade gifts! I love to give them, I love to receive them, I love to make them. In our home May is a crazy month! We have Mother’s Day, our Anniversary and not just one but 2 birthdays. 15 Chic and Creative Ways to Tie a Scarf How to tie a half-bow scarf To tie the half-bow scarf, you should first loop the scarf around your neck and tie once– like the first step of tying your shoelaces. Then, take one side of the scarf and make a one loop, as if you were only tying one side of the bow on your shoes. Take the longer section of the scarf and wrap it in front and then behind the entire scarf, next to your neck.
15 Cool and Unusual Rings Unusual and creative rings that will spice up anyone’s jewelry collection. Inner Message Ring Ring with letters on the inside that leave a message on the finger. [link] Crayon Rings 25 Handmade Gifts Under $5 If your gift list is long and your budget is small here are some great Handmade Gifts that you can make. Keep in mind that handmade items are not just beautiful but special… Pin Up Vintage pin up dresses are our specialty here at Unique Vintage, and it is our mission to deliver you the perfect fit and only the most flattering fits. For ladies with a love for all things rockabilly, we offer a number of form-fitting retro dresses with longer lengths, tailored waists and vintage-inspired necklines that deliver a dose of femininity to balance their edgy skull details. For the same curvy silhouette with a bit more ladylike flair, we have pin up outfits that are classy and modest enough for the office. Unique Vintage also carries a large assortment of other wiggle dresses to create a traditional hourglass shape, perfect for pairing with sky high pumps and a bold red lip for that vintage look you adore. If flirty fit and flare dresses are more your style, Unique Vintage carries a number of retro dresses with slim waists and full, bouncy skirts perfect for dancing the night away.
DIY Elbow Patch While perusing Pinterest one evening, I came across an intriguing tutorial on the wonderful art of needle felting. I had to learn more – especially after realizing it entailed repeatedly stabbing a needle up and down into a piece of fabric or sweater. A satisfying stress reliever that results in something wearable? Sign me up. And now that I can officially call myself a needle felting maven (and nerd), trust me when I say that you’re going to have a blast with this technique. So grab your supplies and let’s get started on a pair of heart shaped elbow patches! DIY Trash to Couture original DIY tutorials Click on the links below the pictures to see the page.
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