Archive for November, 2015

  • Decor DIY

    DIY Snow Globes, Mason Jar Style!

    It’s that time of year when it’s appropriate to have snow globes, so why not try some DIY snow globes? I didn’t have any cool little figurines or miniature trees to put inside mine, so I used some photos. This is way better than the ones you can buy. Besides, any excuse to play with glitter, right? …

  • Crochet Decor

    Crochet Leaf Napkin Rings

    Just in time for Thanksgiving, I whipped up some cute little crochet napkin rings! If you’re anything like me,  you have a collection of fancy napkins, napkin rings, and placemats. If you’re even more like me, your collection is tucked away in various drawers and hasn’t seen the light of day since the last time …

  • DIY

    Spice Up Your Bobby Pins!

    Bobby pins: a girl’s best friend. Let’s make them prettier and more fun. I recommend this song as background music for the project. Step 1: Accumulate bobby pins. As if this is even necessary. Step 2: Find some fun beads! I picked up these sets from JoAnn Fabrics. Remember the size of bobby pins when choosing your beads. Don’t …

  • Crochet

    Hooded Cowl & Fingerless Glove Set

    Let me start out by saying I haven’t written a complete crochet pattern before. I will write things for myself, but not something that I expect other people to use. That being said, here is a “pattern” for a hooded cowl and fingerless glove set I made. It wasn’t all that difficult. The hardest part …

  • DIY

    DIY Photography Lightbox

    Making this lightbox was stupid easy, y’all. I honestly don’t know what was preventing me from doing this sooner. Let’s stop wasting time and get down to it. Step 1: Cut a hole in the box. Wait, I’m thinking of something else. Step 1: Get a box! Step 2: Put that shit together Step 3: …