magazine bowl - recycle project no. 7 This project took me so much longer than I thought it would. I may not be finished yet (I'll explain in a minute) but I want to move on to other ideas so I decided to post about it now. I certainly didn't reinvent the wheel with this one but it was something fun and super easy to make. Materials:- a magazine (I didn't use more than half of a magazine)- glue gun
DIY of the Month: Braided T-shirt Bracelet - StumbleUpon How To: Give your old t-shirts a second life. Sorry dust rag pile! photos: kirsten for we heart this I love using simple materials to make something fun and innovative. ACNE SS12 - TEXT BY PHILIPPE POURHASHEMI « DUTCH FASHION ILUSTRATOR POSES BICHROMATIC: MR.PIET PARIS FOR MYKROMAG. | Main | Erdem spring 2012 » Tuesday, 20 September 2011 Dear Shaded Viewers, Acne's fashion strength keeps growing each season and last night's show in London only made this clearer. Inspired by a recent family trip to Marrakesh, Jonny Johansson fused cultures, nationalities and references in his upbeat womenswear collection. Reworking the kaftan, he paired it with cropped leather pants and cool, tasseled loafers.
How to Recycle Magazines into Jewelry September 23rd, 2010 Email 419 users recommend Experiment with various coil sizes, and even glue coils together! 81: DIY mini stamp collecting book Tuesday, 5 April 2011 by Irene Hoofs DIY mini stamp collecting book by Teri from Giddy Giddy We needed a lovely display and storage solution for all the wonderful stamps we’ve been collecting. The criteria is something kid friendly and practical. But also beautiful and high quality enough that the collection can be passed down to my kids’ kids. After much experimentation, I have come up with an easy yet lovely mini book and wanted to share the process with you.
Income for Women in Thailand This is the first in a series of posts answering questions that were posed to me by an American man who met a Thai girl on a Thai internet dating site. Hopefully these will be of help to others in the same or a similar situation. Question: I asked about my Thai girlfriend’s work and learned that she works a 40 hour week. But I think she said her income was 10,000 Baht per month. That seems impossibly low to me. 10 Free Tote Bag Patterns and Tutorials Totes make great handmade gifts. Here is a Tuesday Ten that shows a round-up of lovely totes. If you love to sew you might also like these free sewing tutorials right here on Skip to my Lou! Every tote needs a matching pouch.
DIY Orange Peel Candle Here's a great little way to make your own amazingly scented candles. The next time you want to snack on an orange, make sure you save the peel k? Here's the tutorial from Mom In Madison. Via Craft Gossip. evil twin Just a quick outfit post of what I wore to brunch today. I am absolutely loving the warmer weather that has kicked in lately and the ability to bear some skin after all those Winter months spent in hibernation! Can’t wait for it to be even warmer just so I can spend every weekend at the beach. (dress, Evil Twin from General Pants co. boots, Sportsgirl. bag, Alexander Wang Rocco. sunglasses, All About Eve c/o Sunburn Swimwear.)
how to make a paper flower This is a flower that I put together for a series of projects that I've been working on for the shop. I was going to include it with the Petal Collection, but I decided that this was one worth sharing. It doesn't require any fancy equipment at all! Materials
DIY Lace Shorts A few weeks ago, our friend Katie showed up wearing the cutest lace trimmed shorts. We were impressed to discover that not only did she DIY them, she made them using boxer shorts! We immediately raced to Target for white boxer shorts and the fabric store for a variety of pretty white lace trims. Honestly, this DIY is so simple and perfect for summer! You’ll need:men’s or boy’s white boxer shorts2 yards of lace trima pair of scissorspinsa sewing machine or needle and thread Pin the lace trim along the inside hem of the shorts, starting at the seam of the inner leg.