DIY Leather Fringe Pendant Necklace

Leatherrrrrrr! I haven’t done a leather DIY in quite a while, and it’s just been too long. You guys know how I love the stuff. And this project just takes a few scraps, so you could even upcycle some leather from an old purse or something. (Don’t forget to go faux if you’re not into […]

Not Your Grandma’s Lavender Sachets

I hear “lavender sachet” and I immediately think of some doily-covered thing stuck in the back of an ancient underwear drawer. But I got this fresh lavender recently at the farmer’s market and I wanted to make it last somehow, so the first thing that popped into my head was a somehow cooler version of […]

DIY Photobooth Strip Scrapbook

I never met a photobooth I didn’t like. I’m pretty sure you guys know this about me (see Exhibit A and B.) I just love hopping into a booth and snapping some photos — and photostrips are usually among the only souvenirs I’ll bring back from a trip or adventure. Mr. Lovely, luckily, is a […]

DIY Painted Wooden Necklace

I love doing a project with natural wood supplies. It’s so fun to start — it’s like a perfect blank canvas and there are so many directions you can go to dress it up (or just leave it plain). These natural wood beads were calling my name and so I decided to whip them into […]

DIYs for HGTV

Happy Monday, lovelies! Dropping by this morning to share a couple of super-rad (tooting my own horn?) DIYs I did for HGTV’s summer how-to extravaganza. They’re both projects with techniques that I’ve been wanting to try forever but have been too chicken until now. And as it turns out, they were both totally doable and […]

DIY Indigo Shibori Dyed Placemats

This is the last of our DIY indigo shibori dyeing projects, and I still can’t get enough. It’s so fun to mess with patterns while you dip dye things — completely addictive. And I totally dig the boho feel that these DIY placemats bring to a table setting. Let’s do it! Materials painter’s dropcloth (or […]

DIY 4th of July Sparkler Packs

Since the 4th of July is this weekend, I have a split-second DIY for you! It’s just a simple printable, but it would be super fun at your 4th of July celebrations if you’re a sparkler-kind-of-person. And let’s be real, I think anybody reading this here blog is a sparkler-kind-of-person. This is so easy! Materials […]