DIY Dress Project: Turn your Husband into a Housedress!

I don’t care where you live-  this summer has been incredibly hot.  Here in the south it has been icky sticky humid as well.  The other day, as I raced around my house and my home studio working on projects and orders for Monarch Couture, I found myself wishing I had some sort of work smock.  Something … More DIY Dress Project: Turn your Husband into a Housedress!

Pillowcase Alchemy: How to turn $1 Vintage Bedlinen into an Adorable Summer Top

If you head on over to giveit2goodwill.org today-  you will find my Bonnaroo Style Tips Guest Blog.  I had soon much fun putting these looks together-  and there are some simple Bonnaroo Survival tips in there that you really don’t want to miss!  In the meantime-  I promised a tutorial for my first look-  so here it is: … More Pillowcase Alchemy: How to turn $1 Vintage Bedlinen into an Adorable Summer Top

How $35 turned into Leather Boots, a Mad Men Coat, 3 tops and a skirt. Autumns’s First Time Thrifting Part 2

Remember when Autumn went thrifting for her first time ever? Well, The story wouldn’t be complete if we didn’t share her $35 Goodwill jackpot with you. Autumn is a 5 ft 0′  100 lb North Easterner about to run her SIXTH! Marathon (the Deception Pass trail Marathon)! She also has more sass than a room full of … More How $35 turned into Leather Boots, a Mad Men Coat, 3 tops and a skirt. Autumns’s First Time Thrifting Part 2

Transformation Tuesday: Vintage Dress Revamp Tutorial

Oh hey, So, I have a confession. Remember that show: “Extreme Makeover”? I know it is a terrible, horrible, superficial show…but I kinda liked it.  I mean who doesn’t like a good make-over? Like on Oprah- when they take the women who always wear bad mom jeans and sweat pants and give them a sassy … More Transformation Tuesday: Vintage Dress Revamp Tutorial

Thiftsgiving

Because I love you-  You get a two for one today ;p recipes aaaand style… Most years I help with my Church’s Thanksgiving potluck- so I started out my morning with these fantastic gluten free pumpkin waffles and then made a Rosemary-Sage and Pineapple-Cream pie (both gluten free) to accompany my potato- veggie medley to … More Thiftsgiving