Simple Crochet Shrug – repost


original post Jan | 18 | 2010 Beginner Crochet Project – Simple Shrug Learn to crochet while creating this simple but cute shrug: Here is a sample of the shrug I will teach you to crochet in my beginner tutorial. Supplies: 1. 2 Skeins of Lion Brand Wool-Ease Chunky Yarn 2. 1 Size K Crochet Hook 3. Scissors 4. A Yarn Needle Instructions are as follows: original post Jan |.. Read More

DIY Denim Maxi Skirt


I’ve always wanted to try this. I took 2 pairs of jeans, and dyed one pair with RIT Dye in Wine.                       Next, I split the seams in each leg.   I wanted the skirt to be knee-length in the front, so I cut the excess fabric.  I then used that fabric to patch the front of the skirt.  Once.. Read More



crown /kraʊn/ v. (of a baby in childbirth) to reach a stage in delivery where the largest diameter of the fetal head is emerging from the pelvic outlet. to honor or reward; invest with honor, dignity, etc. To surmount or be the highest part of. to complete worthily; bring to a successful or triumphant conclusion   For the artwork accompanying my new site & EP Crown, I wanted to challenge.. Read More

Mirror Mirror


I realize I’m a bit late with this, but I feel compelled to share nonetheless.This is a video called “Mirror, Mirror” created by Peter Philips, Creative Director of CHANEL makeup.  It’s an incredible visual showcasing the brand’s new Rouge Allure lipstick collection (available September 2012).  I don’t much care about lipstick; but gluing tiny mirrors and crystals all over one’s face for the sake of fashion?  I’m a believer.  If.. Read More