Tag: diy

21 Jun 2016

Makers Arcade: Spring Fair 2016

Our favorite time of year is definitely Spring.  All the blooms have come out to play, the weather is mellow and sometimes it even rains (oh wow), and somehow everything just feels a little bit prettier and romantic during this magical time. We were so excited to collab once again with the gals of Makers [...]
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15 Dec 2014

Favorite time of the year…

My advice for stressful holiday situations? Donuts and DIY! And not in any particular order but TOGETHER! That’s right. Munch some amazing San Diego Donut Bar and take your presents to the next level with some thoughtful wrapping options! I went simple this year with kraft brown paper (save $$ by avoiding Michael’s rolls and […]

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22 Nov 2013

Crafts & Cocoa

Finally. It is that time of the year. My favorite time is here. The one I look forward to each year and that never comes quite fast enough. I am always looking for ways to channel and indulge in the holiday giddiness that I enjoyed as a child. Whether it’s venturing to the snow and […]

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28 Oct 2013
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In progress: Beach Wedding Backdrop Installation

In love with the soft touch that watercolors have and always hunting for seaglass when visiting the beach… Took to the paints this weekend to channel the romantic sounds of the sea and the natural hues only found in the ocean. Made up some flowers of my own liking after realizing that I didn’t want […]

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04 Oct 2013
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This says it all…

Strawberry lemonade and quite a summery view…. Summer is gone and I’m making every attempt to welcome fall but our dang SoCal weather won’t quit. Beautiful weekend ahead with high’s in the 90’s and Santa Ana breezes. Lots of fun these last couple days! Will share when I can catch up on sleep and spend […]

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17 Jul 2013
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DIY Dreamcatchers with a Vintage Twist!

1. Materials: Wood embroidery hoops from Michaels ($1.57-1.97) which I separated and got two from each one to double my supplies. Lots of Vintage yarn, fabric and scraps collected over the last year– love finding random boxes of old yarn or fabric scraps at Thrift stores, fleas and garage sales! You always get tons for […]

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22 May 2013
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In the works!!

Need to apologize- I’m sorry…. Slacking on the blog love…guess it’s more, no love for the blog. Major “oops!” What’s coming for June: Getting big post ready from the Vintage-inspired World Traveler Baby Shower last weekend! Can’t wait to share the awesomeness. Such a perfect day for a wonderful friend! Want to thank and highlight […]

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