Valentine’s DIY

This week’s DIY is Valentine’s Day themed! Do you have a pair of mint skinny jeans that you never wear anymore? Well, I did and I decided to give them a doily-inspired twist for Valentine’s Day! Get the full how-to on Camp Makery!

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Felt Clutch DIY

Have you checked out Camp Makery yet? It’s such a fun sight filled with great articles and fun DIYs. Today I’m contributing a DIY on how to make this slouchy felt clutch! I had so much fun making it and had to share it with you! Hope everyone is off to a great week!

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Outfit Details: sweater, NBC $10; t-shirt (softest EVER), Ross $6; leggings, Walmart $9; ankle booties, Ross $19; felt clutch, made by me!

Camp Makery

Today I’m SO excited to share a new project I’m a part of called Camp Makery! CM is a creative lifestyle blog/website that shares ideas and ‘life hacks’ in all sorts of areas like fitness, cooking, baking, fashion, diy, events, etc!

I’ll be contributing to the fashion/diy portion of the blog with 1 post every week! Here is a glimpse into my first DIY post, which is live on the website TODAY! I’m sharing how to do a simple purse upgrade by adding tassels!

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Be sure to visit Camp Makery each week to see new articles and DIY’s! And I’d love your ideas and feedback for fashion diy ideas you would like to see!

Have a blessed week!

Denim Dress

Over the last few months I’ve been on the thrifting hunt for a simple denim dress, and at last I found one! It’s more of a soft chambray denim, but the detail won me over…and all for under $6!

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I wore this outfit for a night out with some of my best girlies, it was a blast!

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I found this amazing vintage pendant locket necklace at an estate sale the other day. Don’t estate sales have the coolest treasures?!

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And here is a shot of my very messy updo. Haha. I’m trying to master the art of a messy updo, especially in this heat! Still working on it! ;) And this minty hair pin was actually an upcycle of an item I walked away with from that clothing swap a few months back. It was very blingy-diamond-looking, but with a quick coat of nail polish, voila!

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And these thrifted sandals are getting SO much wear this summer b/c they are so simple, easy, and versatile! They can be worn tied up, gladiator style (like this!) or just tied down around the ankle for a more subtle look.

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Happy July, ya’ll!

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Outift Details: chambray dress, thrifted $5.50; vintage pendant necklace, estate sale $4; gladiator sandals, thrifted $1.50; glasses, Bonlook

Friends

Ang (last seen here) came over the other night and we went thrifting. She just looked so cute I had to capture her cozy attire! She and I have so much fun putting outfits together and sharing our love for fashion on a budget!

Outfit Breakdown (me): red cable knit sweater: Ann Taylor (thrifted), $2.50, striped jersey skirt: JCPenny, $5 (on sale), mustard tights: Target, $4, brown lace-up booties: Payless, $25, red belt: from another shirt, diy detachable/reversible collar (see the other side here)