15 Fashion Shoes DIYs

Who doesn't love a great pair of shoes? And the only thing that makes a new pair of shoes better is a pair of shoes that is custom-made and one-of-a-kind. See some of the cutest ways to dress up your plain-Jane footwear! Decoden Shoe Clips by A Little Craft in Your Day Sparkle Toe Shoes by Mom It Forward Leather Lace-on Shoe Mustaches by Mum in the Mad House Doctor Who Inspired Galaxy Shoes by Craft Test Dummies Lace TOMS Summer Shoes by Homemade101 Ombre Sneakers by Dream a Little Bigger Knitting Baby Booties by Blissfully Domestic Five-Minute Shoe Clips by Adventures in Fashion Frida Kahlo TOMS by Pear Mama Flower Shoes by Bespoke Bride Fabric Covered Shoes by Delia Creates Studded Flats by Horses and Heels Bow Shoes by Anna Evers Gold Snake … [Read more...]

20 Free Knitted Hat Patterns

What could be cozier for cool weather than a hand knitted hat? Everyone loves a handcrafted piece of apparel and with the number of designs and free patterns available, any level of knitter can use their favorite yarn to make a great pull-on hat, slouchy or beanie. So this fall and winter, pick up your knitting needles and use one of these twenty free knitting patterns to create the perfect hat! Are you a beginning knitter wanting to make your very first hat? Scroll down to numbers 13 and 20 for our favorite starter patterns! And even if you haven't ever held knitting needles, we've got you covered. Check out our learn-to-knit guide here! /1/ Combining cables and moss stitch (sometimes called seed stitch) this oversized beanie is sure to be a cold season favorite.  {Wavy Moss Hat at … [Read more...]

Color Trends We Love

It’s summer.  School is out and the flowers are blooming.  We’re planning vacations and shopping for great  looks to wear to BBQs and meetings.  We are trading out bulky home accessories  for lighter looks. Opening the windows and trying new recipes on the grill. We’ve also discovered summer is a great time for new colors to fill your life. There are a couple color trends we are loving right now and you’ve probably seen them too. First are blue green aquas that remind us of those beautiful beach scenes in our dream vacations. On nails and shoes  it exudes confidence. As a flowy top we are thinking breezes and relaxation. Plus this color is a perfect compliment to all the popular home decor metallics - gold, bronze, silver.   Then there the berry pinks that are warm and cool all … [Read more...]

How to Wear White After Memorial Day

Did you know that Memorial Day marks the traditional beginning of wearing white fashion season? That's right, it's time to pull out all of your white wardrobe pieces and wear them proud. Because, after all, you already knew that it is a fashion faux pas to wear white before Memorial Day. {I won't tell anyone if you've been wearing white since Labor Day, which is the day that you pack it all away until next year. I'll try to remind you.} Today I've pulled together a few fun looks featuring the color white. A couple are all white, a couple have pops of color, all of them are FUN! Happy in White by blissfullyd featuring slim jeans Need to run errands or going for coffee with your girlfriends? This outfit is perfect for a day on the town. Afternoon Date in White by … [Read more...]

Spring Photography – Fashion Inspiration

Spring is here! If it hasn't quite arrived where you live don't worry, soon enough it will be knocking at your doorstep. As we all come out of winter hiding and prepare for beautiful spring and summer weather, it's time to start thinking about spring photography. Maybe you welcomed a new member to your family over the winter, maybe you celebrated an important birthday. Whatever the reason, the spring and summer months are an excellent time to have family photos taken. The weather is beautiful, the flowers and trees are in bloom and you can skip the mad rush of family photos in the fall! If you are planning a family photo session this spring and are stuck on what to wear, read on for five helpful tips! 1. Radiant Orchid - Pantone Spring 2014 Color Palette If you need some … [Read more...]

Easter Styles for Kids

One of the best things about the Easter holidays is dressing up the kids!  I love that they are still small enough that I can put them in cute little outfits without complaint.  Easter has to be my favorite holiday to dress them up. Unlike some of the other holidays, they get to spend all day in their adorable outfits.  From church, to hunting for eggs to our big family dinner, they get to hang out in their stylish duds all day.  Are you looking for some fun Easter styles for kids?  Here are some of my tips for getting the kids dressed up for the big day! Pastels - I think pastels are fun for girls and boys!  If you have one vibrant piece of clothing, then tone down another.  For example, try a pastel gingham button down for your boy and pair it with basic khakis.  Its just … [Read more...]