It was nice to take a break last weekend from chores and errands to have some girl friends over for an afternoon of crafts and drinks. We caught up over glasses of apple cider sangria (a specialty from my friend, Emily — recipe below) and made a slew of pom poms:
Have you ever noticed the mountains of ties at practically every thrift store? They just sit there, waiting for someone to buy them, until they’re eventually recycled with other cast offs that no one wanted.
My love for vintage is only topped by my love for comfort. While I would love to live in huge, cupcake vintage dresses, that wouldn’t be suitable or comfortable for work.
I can sometimes find the perfect vintage piece for work, but more often than not I find myself choosing vintage-inspired pieces that I can wear all day — and that includes 2 miles of walking for my commute!
On this particular day, I went for a 60s mod vibe:
You know how you have you favorite few go-to blogs? The ones that either inspire you, make you laugh or help you relax? I definitely have several!
One of my favorite bloggers is Disney from Ruffles and Stuff. She has the most inspired craft ideas and the cutest little girl who helps out with projects. I just read tonight that her daughter is selling hand-crocheted necklaces on Etsy to try and raise money to buy her friend an American Girl Doll. Have you ever heard of anything sweeter? And look how cute the necklaces are: