Since my background is in fashion merchandising I thought that this week I would put all of those years of book learning to good use and do a fun little post on how to dress a mannequin. I've been really lucky to have two mannequins in my possession that have both been gifted to me.… Continue reading Window Dressing
If you have read some of my past blogs, especially the baking or cooking related ones, you will know that I have a slight obsession with YouTube. Recently I saw a video by Cupcake Jemma for Vegan Brownies. Since I'm allergic to eggs this is something that I really wanted to try. The recipe for… Continue reading Almost Vegan Brownies
Remember back in school when you learned that March either came in as a lamb or a lion? I don't know about you, but this year March came in like a lion for us. With the hopes that it will do what it should and go out like a lamb, I've made cupcakes to celebrate… Continue reading Lamb or Lion?
When I was a child my Grandparents would go down to Florida yearly. It was always to escape the frigid Canadian winter and they would be gone for several weeks. They came back one year with a special gift for me, it was a small dark bottle and I opened it to find shark teeth. My… Continue reading Resin Jewelry Project
A couple of weeks ago I made a heart shaped cake, I wanted to test out my baking skills and do it up like some of the baking videos that I've watched. This lead to not only levelling the cakes, but also trimming off the sides and it gave me a pile of leftover cake… Continue reading Cake Pop Catastrophe
I have mentioned before how much I like to personalize my home and make use of the things that I love. If you'd like to check out that post you can find it here. This time I'm going to go through the steps that I use when I frame art or other items. If I'm… Continue reading It’s a Frame Job
A couple weeks ago I had a blog post about starting a sewing kit. Click here to read that post. So I thought that a good follow up to that would be a couple of simple and common repairs that you could use the kit to complete. Some of the things that I find happen… Continue reading Common Clothing Repairs