DIY, Fashion & Style

DIY Fashion: Studded Collar T-shirt

DIY Fashion - Studded t-shirt

DIY Studded Collar T-shirt The white t-shirt is a closet staple, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring!  I decided to dress up this plain white t-shirt by adding studs to the collar. This little bit of bling just makes that all the difference to this white tee.  This simple DIY studded collar project can dress up that old white shirt for a comfortable chic night out. >Materials:  Decorative studs + white t shirt Time need: 10 minutes…

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Lifestyle, Tips

My Vancouver Bucket List: A Tourist In My Own City

Vancouver Bucket list: Granville street

My Tourist List of Must-See and Must-Do’s: Vancouver is the city where I’ve live my whole life. Born and raised, Vancouver will always be my home. But in less than 6 weeks, I’ll be moving to Toronto – new city and new discoveries to make. But before I leave my home town, I’m going to be a tourist in my own city one last time!  I came up with bucket list with all the things I want to do in…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Bracelet: Suede and Chain Woven Bracelet

Jewelry DIY: Suede and Chain Woven Bracelet Tutorial

Part 3: Suede and Chain Woven Bracelet Tutorial Here it is! The part 3 in my woven chain bracelet series! So in this week’s tutorial, there are 2 variations to this bracelet, both using exactly the same simple wrapping technique!  One look creates a chevron style pattern, while the other will create a diagonal stitch pattern. If you haven’t already,  make sure you subscribe so you won’t miss the upcoming tutorials for my suede and chain woven bracelet series that I’m doing!…

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Fashion & Style, Tips

50 Chic & Creative Ways to Wear a Scarf

50 ways to wear a scarf

Scarf Folding Ideas and Fun Ways to Wear a Scarf Scarves are one of my favorite accessories, so scarf it up!  Adding a scarf is one of the easiest way to make an outfit chic.  A scarf can quickly add a touch of color that quickly brings interest to your ensemble.  They are great no matter what age you are and what your body type. They’re so very versatile –  you can wear them around your waist, around your neck,…

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Health & Fitness, Lifestyle

Getting Fit: Up Band Review

Jawbone Up Band

Can the Jawbone Up Band help get you in shape? For Christmas, my boyfriend got me and Jawbone UP band.  (How rude right?  Way to tell your girlfriend she needs to get her butt in the gym after a month of  indulging in chocolate, turkey, and empty alcohol calories. lol)  But in hindsight, it was probably the best Christmas present I’ve ever received.  The Up Band  has help change my whole lifestyle and how I went about getting fit. What…

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Celebrities, Fashion & Style

Oscars Best Dressed Celebrities 2013

Best Dressed Oscars 2013

Who’s on your Oscars best dressed list? So did you watch the Oscars last night?  I didn’t watch the actual award show (boooringg),  but you can bet I was paying attention what all the stars were wearing on the red carpet. Here’s my top 5 Oscars best dressed list!   5. Naomi Watts Starting at number 5,  I have Naomi Watts.  She was just stunning in  Armani Privé.  This shimmery number featured a unique cut out neckline in a brilliant…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Bracelet: Suede Woven Chain Bracelet (Part 2)

Woven Chain Bracelet DIY

Suede Woven Chain Bracelet DIY Part 2 What I love most about chain woven bracelets are the many different looks that can be created. In fact, there are so many ways,  I’ve decided to do a whole series of tutorials on them!  So make sure you subscribe so you won’t miss the upcoming tutorials! In my original chain woven bracelet tutorial, I demonstrated the most simple pattern of weaving the suede lace.  In this tutorial, I’ll be using the same basic…

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Fashion & Style

Meet My New “It Bag”!

"It Bag" canvas tote

What do you think of my brand new ‘it bag’? Isn’t this canvas tote adorable?  Lucky me, I won this saucy ‘it bag’ tote from Kalee at www.fredrongo.com for her 6 month blog anniversary giveaway! So make sure you check her blog out too, she styles the most simply chic outfits. This adorable canvas tote is very similar to  the Longchamp limited edition tote that came out a few years ago. At the time, I wasn’t quick enough to get…

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Beauty, Nail Tutorials

Nail DIY: Spring Flowers Nail Design

Spring Flowers Nail design

Spring Flowers Nail Design The winter is almost over which means spring is on its way! So why not get into the spirit by jazzing up your nails with some beautiful spring flower nail designs? I won’t go over the basics of hand and nail care because you are probably up to speed with it. So let’s get started! Tools: a small nail art dotter (or toothpick), two brightly colored nail polishes of your choice, topcoat and nail accessories like gems…

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