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Simple Handmade Birthday Card

Simple Handmade Birthday Card

Hello everyone! I hope your week is going well! Today I thought I’d share a simple, pretty handmade card I made for my Mom’s birthday. I found these cute letter stamps and some ink pads on clearance at Hancock Fabrics a while ago. Each item was only a dollar! I chose muted colors for the … Continue reading

High Five for Friday

Happy Friday everyone! I’m linking up with Lauren for today’s post. Here are some highlights from this past week: 1. I got to sew over the weekend! Many of you saw the results of this project on Monday, and I also made another, completely different skirt. Hopefully I’ll be posting about that next week! 2. … Continue reading

Love These Earrings Too Much

I’ve had these earrings for over a year, and they are starting to wear out 😦 The picture does not look as bad as they really are, they are getting quite copper colored as the silver wears off. They weren’t very expensive, obviously, but I do love them, and wear them even though they’re not … Continue reading

Weekend Sewing Project

Weekend Sewing Project

Happy Labor Day everyone! I hope you are enjoying your long weekend! On Saturday, I decided to put aside homework and other tasks and do a sewing project! I’ve had this pretty blue fabric with peachy pink stripes for a while, so I decided to use it. I wanted to make a skirt, and had … Continue reading

High Five for Friday

High Five for Friday

Hello everyone! It’s been a super busy week, there’s alot going on at the beginning of the semester. I’ve been running between classes, meetings, and work all week! I haven’t been able to blog as much this week, but hopefully things will settle down soon. Here are some highlights from my week. I’m linking up … Continue reading

Made to Last

I’ve loved sewing my own clothes ever since I made my first dress with my Mom’s help when I was only 12. Unfortunately, making my own clothes doesn’t always mean saving money. I live in a pretty small town, and while we do have a couple of fabric stores, there’s no kind of discount fabric … Continue reading

Birthday Party & a Gift Idea

Birthday Party & a Gift Idea

Hello everyone! I hope you had a lovely weekend! My family had a lot of fun this weekend, since we got to celebrate my mom’s birthday. We had a simple celebration, with a nice dinner, a special cake, and lots of presents! My mom is one of those people who is hard to buy for, … Continue reading

Tassels

Tassels

I can’t help but feel dramatic when I wear these tassel earrings I found at Target last year. Paired with a long black dress and bright red lips, I felt ready to take on the world yesterday! I find that I tend to wear outfits that fit my mood, and with classes starting this week, … Continue reading

Leibster Award!

My blog friend Kristen, at A Few of My Favorite Things nominated me for the Liebster award. I’m so grateful and excited to participate! You should definitely visit Kristen’s blog, she is so sweet and I always enjoy reading her posts! The award is given to upcoming bloggers with less than 200 followers. “Liebster” is … Continue reading

Beach Pictures and Exciting Day!

Beach Pictures and Exciting Day!

This week has been so busy so far, I didn’t get around to taking outfit pictures for this Wednesday’s post. Also, today, my mom, sister and I are driving all day to pick up our new puppy! So, I thought I’d post these pictures that we took when my family went to the beach near … Continue reading