How To Make A No-Knit Scarf!

Wondering how to make a DIY scarf that you won't have to knit? Winter remains our chilly companion but with the cold season coming to a close in a month or two, even people who do yarn craft don't have time to make new cold weather accessories before it's too warm to wear them. Try any of these five no-knit tutorials and patterns. You'll have an adorable new scarf in a jiffy! Braided Sweater Scarf at Just Another Day In Paradise  Draped Braided Scarf at Nette Vivante  Long Finger Knit Rope Scarf at Craftsy Chunky Twisted Scarf at Honestly Knotted N0-Knit Scarf at Martha Stewart  Have you tried your hand at making your own winter accessories? Let us know in the comments and keep warm out there! … [Read more...]

Winter Coat Trend – Capes

Pea coats and parkas are nice, but if you're looking to perk up your winter wardrobe, make a statement with a cape! Capes are a big trend this season, appearing on runways and in fashion magazine, but I'd argue that they are a timeless piece that is worth the investment. Keep Your Cape Stylish and Balanced The key to wearing a cape is balance. Capes add volume to the top half of your body, so pair them with skinny jeans, pencil skirts, leggings, and tall boots to elongate the legs. If you're interested in a classic cape that you can wear for seasons to come, look for wool or flannel capes in gray, navy, black, or camel, just like you would a pea coat. - Ultimate Military Cape by Top Shop $190 - Modern Capelet by White House Black Market $188 - Crusade Cape by French Connection … [Read more...]