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DIY time! A Maine take on a high-fashion sweatshirt

DIY time! A Maine take on a high-fashion sweatshirt
September 19, 2013

The sweatshirt is having a moment. If you read any fashion blogs you’ve probably seen these crewneck styles that have funny sayings on them like “Creme de la Creme” or “Homies” on them. And prices hover around $200 each. So I decided to make my own–with a Maine spin.

Get the look: animal print nails

Get the look: animal print nails
January 16, 2013

All you need for this DIY manicure is your favorite polish, a toothpick and a little bit of patience. Our nail guru Mack (from Mack Gives Back) is back! We’re keeping a close eye on the nail trends that are out there right now and instead of paying top dollar to get these fancy fingers at a salon, you can do it yourself at home. Here’s how it’s done.

DIY pom-pom gloves: an easy gift to make for the holidays

DIY pom-pom gloves: an easy gift to make for the holidays
December 05, 2012

Feeling crafty this holiday season? If my pinterest board is any indication, I’ve apparently turned into a mini Martha Stewart this year. But in reality, the only projects I ever get around to are the ones that take up very little time and require things that I already own. This project delivers on both – and it’s a great gift to give.

The easiest, no-cost, coolest fashion diy ever

The easiest, no-cost, coolest fashion diy ever
November 19, 2012

Maybe that’s a grand statement to make, but I stand by this no-sew, no-cost, scarf turned bag project. It takes but a minute to make and is a great way to repurpose old cotton or silk scarves you might have kicking around. You’ll want to make one and bring it as a hostess gift this Thanksgiving.