young artist spotlight: @maxy_sama

The girl can draw! For this post, I’ve teamed up with young artist Maddi (of YouTube account @maxy_sama) for a collab post featuring her art and my jewelry! I thought Maddi’s Joker drawing was the perfect inspiration for a necklace design. Hobby Lobby has an entire line of DC Comics themed charms, pendants and jewelry components … Continue Reading

DIY Hair bun cuffs

You wear jewelry around your neck, wrists, and in your ears – why not make some jewelry for your hair? With this DIY Hair Bun Cuff tutorial, I take feathers, crystals, bangle bases and glue and create sparkly hair jewelry. Check out the FULL post on my CraftPaperScissors page here!

DIY carved glitter candles

These pieces just ooooozzzzeeee bohemian glam. I paired up with my crafty P.I.C. Bianca of Mhm, That Girl to create these sparkly centerpieces – view our group tutorial here! We’ve outlined our exact steps – carving, “glitterizing”, tattooing and more (tattooing the candles, that is) so my fellow gypsies can recreate these looks with their … Continue Reading

DIY Hair Ring Charms

My pretties….these DIY Hair Ring Charms come together in minutes – but add a bohemian flair to any braid or updo. I quickly added them to my braid for this pic – but I love adding them to buns as well. The rings simply twist open and closed and are lightweight – add charms or … Continue Reading

DIY crystal phone cases

Text in style with these DIY crystal phone cases – mixing sparkly gems, chains and charm dangles creates killer tech accessories that are totally customizable. Use any phone case that you currently have – the crystals definitely spruce up the look. Or, if you’re like me, create a wardrobe of phone cases that you can … Continue Reading

beaded snowflake ornament DIY

Anyone looking for a cute and easy DIY? Like, is that even a question? My super-easy personalized mugs are now up {click here for full tutorial} – these make great stocking stuffer gifts for upcoming Xmas as well. Best part? WRITE ANYTHING YOU WANT. I’ll leave that part up to you! COPYRIGHT Content within this … Continue Reading

DIY Coffee Mugs

Anyone looking for a cute and easy DIY? Like, is that even a question? My super-easy personalized mugs are now up {click here for full tutorial} – these make great stocking stuffer gifts for upcoming Xmas as well. Best part? WRITE ANYTHING YOU WANT. I’ll leave that part up to you! COPYRIGHT Content within this … Continue Reading

denim choker diy

If I’ve said it once I’ll say it a million times – if you’re going to DIY anything this season, make it a choker! Why? They’re super easy to make, don’t use up much material (wrap a ribbon around your neck and call it a choker) and look stylish with every outfit. I’ve been seeing … Continue Reading

Fly the W Cookies

Hey Chicago, what do you say?! 💙🐻⚾️❤️ Calling all CUBBIES fans! Whether you’re a Chi-town native, or supporter from anywhere in the country, these W cookies are perfect for helping cheer the Cubs to a World Series WIN!! Clearly I’m a bit sports-obsessed, so these cookies are right up this alley. In partner with my … Continue Reading

lillie necklaces

With the lightness of lace and the sheer sparkle of Swarovski flatbacks, these pendant necklaces, although small in size, truly pack a punch! This is actually a perfect tutorial for anyone who is new to jewelry making. If you are always intimidated by DIY projects, don’t fear. This jewelry tutorial is the perfect step into … Continue Reading