Category | DIY Designer

DIY Lego Table

A very random conversation came up with my friend K recently.  He asked me if I knew how to build a Lego Table.  I quickly offered my help and proceeded to load the Pinterest App on his iPhone to check out the pictures of DIY Lego Tables made from Ikea hacks I saw earlier.  I [...]

DIY Body Oil

1 tablespoon jojoba oil 1 tablespoon castor oil 1/4 cup sweet almond oil 1 capsule Vitamin E or 1 squirt of Vitamin E oil Combine everything in a clean jar and give it a shake. You can stop here or add you favorite oil blend, totaling about 40 drops of essential oils. Refreshing Oil Blend [...]

DIY Create Your Own Bokeh

I am facinated by Bokeh.  It all started with an accidental picture that focused on the foreground instead of the subject in the background at a wedding.  It’s got this very painterly effect. Wikipedia’s definition of bokeh is very interesting. I never knew it was a Japanese word.  I can’t wait to play with my [...]

Roland Mouret Galaxy Dress

  I first saw this dress in 2005 on a celebrity in InStyle magazine. Not long after that Vogue and McCall’s had a pattern for the knockoff dress.  I actually bought some suiting fabric that’s either a checked pattern or small houndstooth pattern to make the one that’s kind of 1940′s inspired one.  This is [...]

Urban Renewal

You got an old shirt in the back of your closet that you don’t wear anymore? Urban Outfitters Urban Renewal collection shows you how to turn an old shirt into something new.  I can’t believe they are selling these! Urban Renewal by monkeeboo