I'm officially in love and obsessed with pompoms! And it all started with this stylish sundress with tiny little pompom trim along the ruffle top! I found this simple boho-chic sundress by Faded Glory at Walmart and although I instantly fell in love with the style, I wasn't crazy about the colors they had to … Continue reading OOTD: 1 Dress 3 Ways
I've been wanting to get in on the frilly fluffy tulle train like nobody's bidniz! The only problem I have is that as a chronically ill stay-at-home-mom I don't have many opportunities for going Out out and so I can't justify purchasing what is basically a tutu to wear to go grocery shopping. So I've … Continue reading OOTD: Boho Chic
I got to go to tea this weekend! My auntie treated all the ladies in my local fam (there's only five of us - my mom, my sister, my daughter, her, and myself,) to an afternoon tea service at Tea Roses Tea Room! It was delightful. To honor the occasion, I went a little tea … Continue reading #ootd: Tea Party Time!
This Mother's Day, make your mama feel like the Queen she is with a handmade flower crown or fascinator! Or just make one for yourself for any regular ol' day because SLAY! These lovely dome-toppers are an easy DIY project that packs a huge amount of WOW factor! I made mine for about $3 each … Continue reading Tutorial: DIY Flower Crowns & Fascinators!
I. Love. Shopping. Like, in a really obnoxious loud Oprah voice "I LOVE SHOOOOOPPING!!!" And not just any shopping - Bargain Hunting! I remember being a little girl back in Indiana spending summer afternoons with my dad, driving around town in search of tag sale treasures. My dad is the King of "Good Deals" and he'll … Continue reading Spring Thrift Haul!
I'm not one to be dictated by trends or fashion rules, but every once in awhile I see a haute style that I wish I could rock. Last summer, I was inspired to try crop tops with high waistlines and although that first attempt was a bit anxiety-inducing, I ended up loving the look and … Continue reading #OOTD: Cloak & Swagger
Lately my health hasn't been so hot so I have been spending a lot of time around the house. Like, A LOT. As such, I've had plenty of time on my hands to agonize over every minute detail in our tiny home and to devise low-cost ways to update and reorganize all of our stuff - … Continue reading DIY Jewelry Organization
You guys. I LOVE THIS OUTFIT. I feel adorable and awesome and confident and sexy in it! Yas Queen! As far back as I can remember, I have loved sailor-style tops. The first dress I ever sewed from scratch was a seafoam green, drop-waist, tea-length, sleeveless number with a sailor collar - hey, it was … Continue reading #OOTD: Late Night Weeknight Date Night
I feel like a Greek goddess in this simple Wet Seal sundress! It's an especially great piece for hot humid days when you have to run a million errands and you're literally sweating your ass off but you still want to look cute and feel amazing. This strapless maxi is also great for those days when … Continue reading OOTD – Grecian Appreciation
In honour of the last episode of Downton Abbey to air this coming Sunday, I thought I would share a few of my favorite antique-style accessories today! I'm also toying with the idea of trying some pin curls or finger waves later this week, and I definitely plan to have a proper English tea in … Continue reading #favoritethings: Antique Miniature Jewelry