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Month: February 2018

Vintage a la Thrift Store- 1920’s

Vintage a la Thrift Store- 1920’s

Sometimes a vintage-inspired outfit seems to appear out of nowhere. Take this blue dress for example. I discovered it on a cram-jammed thrift store wrack. Although obviously from the 1980’s, the dress’s drop waist style (with bow!) was a perfect tribute to the 1920’s. The […]

Musical Candle Jars (With Glitter!)

Musical Candle Jars (With Glitter!)

As a sequel to the musical garlands post from last week, I’m sharing a tutorial for coordinating glittery candle jars! My supplies included leftover sheet music from last week’s post (check http://www.freesheetmusic.net/ for music), recycled baby food jars, a sponge applicator, glitter, and mod podge glue. The small jars […]

Musical Garlands

Musical Garlands

Today’s post was inspired by those adorable banners and garlands all over Pinterest! Cute pendants, pom poms, streamers- I love ’em! For my project, I wanted to create garlands from inexpensive materials and be able to use the garlands for multiple occasions (including upcoming Valentine’s […]

Vintage a la Thrift Store: Winter Layering

Vintage a la Thrift Store: Winter Layering

Anyone else feeling the need for a winter wardrobe update? I have been searching thrift shops and my own closet for vintage pieces that are easily layered with wardrobe basics. This lets me fend off chilly weather AND boredom at the same time! This first […]