Category: DIY Projects

DIY Projects Jun 10

DIY Sandals

 I instantly fell in love with Gal Meets Glam's sandals that she Instagrammed a few weeks ago, but after realizing the price I knew that I would never be able to afford her adorable Marni sandals for...

DIY Projects Oct 23

DIY Pumpkin Vase

I am always amazed by the endless list of creative ideas you can try when working with a pumpkin. This past weekend I had a mini pumpkin carving party. I will say that although I am not the world...

DIY Projects Jul 18

Homemade Polka Dot Wrapping Paper

I love giving gifts to people .. even if they are just homemade rice krispy treats. Leaving the gym the other day I decided to stop in the Paper Store across the street to see if they had any fun ca...

DIY Projects Oct 30

A sweet treat

A couple weeks ago I made these festive goodie bags for a game night at my house. I filled them with yummy treats such as bacon brownies, rice krispy treats and chocolate chip cookies. Instead of ...

DIY Projects Oct 01

Gift it up

In lieu of October 1st I thought it was only appropriate to post something Orange and Black related. Home cooked food can sometimes make the best present. This weekend I went up to LA to visit two g...

DIY Projects Jul 24

How To: Flower Arrangement

As I mentioned in last weeks post, I ditched the San Francisco Flower Mart at the last minute and decided to be a self taught floral designer. As much as I looked forward to attending one of the m...

DIY Projects Jun 19

DIY Bracelet

I always see fun little bracelets when I’m out shopping. But when the cahier rings it up, and I realize that it cost $8.00 I responsibly and frugally, decide to put them back. Mia always made bra...

DIY Projects Apr 23

Ombre Nails

Over Easter break, I discovered a fun new nail  decorating technique. I decided to give it a try and add a bit of  my own creative, glitzy, flare. You apply the polish by dipping a makeup sponge i...