Do It Yourself Home Decor

DIY: Pumpkins from Old Jar Lids

What you need: Old mason jar lids (18 works best) Cord or string Flexible decorative wire Small piece of tree branch Spray paint (optional if you wish to colour them) Step 1: Tie Lids Together This project is tricky to do with only one set of hands but it is do-able. Individually feed each lid …

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Lifestyle

How to Consign Clothing

Having worked for many years in a women’s consignment store, I know a thing or two about the in’s and out’s of such a store and some of these tips may help you have a better chance of success when you try to consign clothing of your own. Now every store has a different set …

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Do It Yourself Home Decor

DIY Painted Books

DISCLAIMER: No books were harmed in the making of this DIY project! I have simply changed their outside appearance aesthetically… like they say, never judge a book by its cover! I promise you, these books can still be enjoyed and read if desired! One thing you will always find a surplus of in the thrift …

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Do It Yourself Fashion

How to Style Blanket Scarves!

One of my absolute favourite accessories for our Canadian winters is the blanket scarf. It really is such a versatile piece to add to your wardrobe, not only can it be used to keep you warm but it can also be a throw blanket for your living room couch! Blanket scarves can run upwards of …

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Fashion

Fun Business Looks

I’m not traditional, by any stretch of imagination. Every day I push the boundaries of fashion in my little world exploring new fabrics, layering and accessorizing. I don’t see professional as being limited to black and grey as most people come to believe. They instantly grab the black suit, white collared shirt, pumps and tiny …

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Fashion

How to dress, when you’ve gained weight

Its not easy to say those words is it? That word “weight” combined in the same sentence as “gain” just doesn’t feel good to say. Not that weight gain is bad or should be frowned upon, it is just ingrained in us, especially as women, that weight gain is negative and therefore fills us with …

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