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 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

Fly the W Cookies

Hey Chicago, what do you say?! πŸ’™πŸ»βšΎοΈβ€οΈ 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

BIRTHDAY BONANZA EXTRAVAGANZA

3……2……..1………..IT’S AN EXTRAVAGANZA! πŸ‘‘πŸŽ‚ Black cupcakes (we’ve nicknamed them SoulCakes as they are yes, black like my soul), unicorns πŸ¦„, party lights, sparkler candles and a quick DIY — it’s a cyber birthday bash celebrating Quiet Lion’s fifth birthday, and Mhm That Girl’s first year breakthrough into blogging! If you’re a reader, you already know my spiel. However, … Continue Reading

#worldtraveler decoupage books

Have a case of Wanderlust, but caught in reality too much to follow it? Cheer up with these DIY decoupage books. I used magazines, paint and old novels to create totally chic decorations, worthy of any tablescape. Check out the full tutorial on the CraftPaperScissors site here!

decked out decoupage boxes

 Upcycling at its best here – I took old cigar boxes and dressed them up with gems, scrapbooking paper and more! DIY home decor is easier than you think — check back soon for a link to the tutorials on these babies! COPYRIGHT Because I take all photos for my blog, the images within this … Continue Reading

Gatsby’s Ball Mason Jars

β—‹ ✦ * ~”In his blue gardens men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.”β—‹ ✦ * ~ These totally Gatsby-esque mason jars just evoke that sense of the 1920’s – flowy feathers and all! I upcycled glass mason jars with a mix of twine, glitter, … Continue Reading

third eye suncatcher

One of my favorite symbols is the evil eye – I’m sure if you’re a reader, you’ve noticed that by now! The evil eye is in full focus here with my wire wrapped suncatcher! I love bohemian home decor – especially anything that sparkles and glitzes! I made this DIY decor by first creating wire … Continue Reading