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Flower Accessories: Sunflowers!

Flower Accessories: Sunflowers!

We have been loving our DIY flower accessories! Today, we feature a throwback bloom popular in the 1990’s. You guessed it- sunflowers! Lindee designed these pieces to add a touch of 90’s grunge to otherwise girly accessories! Let’s first see how she made the hair […]

Fashion Challenge: Leopard Print Love

Fashion Challenge: Leopard Print Love

Brittany and I have been eyeing leopard print items at Goodwill for quite a while. With a little encouragement from our favorite fashion magazines, we decided to embrace the trend! The Partners in Craft took a walk on the wild side… We soon realized that […]

Make A Statement: Painted Denim Jacket

Make A Statement: Painted Denim Jacket

Recently, I have been inspired by statement jackets and decided to paint my own as the perfect adition to my back to school wardrobe. This oversized denim jacket used to be my dad’s but he let me steal it from the coat closet. If you […]

Ice Dyed Curtains

Ice Dyed Curtains

Two of my best friends recently moved into a new appartment and needed some new curtains. I thought what could be more fun than tye dyeing them some curtains! My mom had saved some white cotton sheets and Brit and I had just tried out […]

Ice Dye: Apartment Edition

Ice Dye: Apartment Edition

Britt and I have a tradition of tye dyeing almost every year. This summer we decided to attempt it at Britt’s apartment… Instead of doing pots of dye on the stove or in buckets outside, we discovered ice dyeing, which was a new technique for […]

Sweater-vember: Thrift Store Sweater Challenge

Sweater-vember: Thrift Store Sweater Challenge

One of our favorite aspects of cold weather is getting to wear warm and cozy sweaters! This year, Brittany scoured Goodwill and rummage sales for unique sweaters for our sweater challenge! The result was a fun fall photo-shoot with creative and wearable sweater combinations. Challenge […]

DIY 1920s Costume

DIY 1920s Costume

This tutorial is great for Halloween or a themed event. I researched dresses from the 1920 to help me settle on the look I wanted and was capable of recreating. Do your own research!!! Google it, start a Pinterest board, ect. It will be really […]

Armholes are the Pits!

Some of our most common thrift store dilemmas are caused by armholes. Darn those armholes! If they are too big, they can turn a cute dress or top into a wardrobe malfunction. If they are too small or the sleeves attached to them are too […]

Fall Dress Upcycle

Fall Dress Upcycle

Got a dress that has outdated sleeves, is a weird length, or both? I find that if I can break down a fashion up-cycle into three steps, it is worth my time to make the fix. Here is my favorite example of taking something I […]

Elastic Jewelry: Beautiful and Easy!

Elastic Jewelry: Beautiful and Easy!

Say goodbye to annoying clasps and say hello to stylish, easy to wear, jewelry made on elastic cord! Besides being so easy to put on when you are running out the door for work or school, here is what else I love about this elastic […]