Exfoliating Luxurious Loofah Soap

Posted by on Dec 9, 2016 in DIY Style | 0 comments

Exfoliating Luxurious Loofah Soap

No matter the time of year, it’s always a good idea to take care of your skin. This scrubbie-embedded loofah soap is nice to use on rough spots, especially elbows and feet.   A little info on loofah: Did you know that the loofah ‘sponge’ is...

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Transform Simple Shoes with DIY Flowers – DIY Style with Tamara Berg

Posted by on Dec 8, 2016 in DIY Style | 0 comments

Transform Simple Shoes with DIY Flowers – DIY Style with Tamara Berg

I adore the look of fabric flowers. They have a lovely vintage, sentimental feel, perfect for weddings and other special occasions. When making them, there are lots of opportunities to add trinkets, personality & meaning to create everlasting...

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Souped-Up S’mores

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in DIY Style | 0 comments

Souped-Up S’mores

August 10th is National S’mores Day. What a delicious holiday! While the origins of this campsite classic are a mystery, the first published ‘recipe’ for s’mores (as if they needed one) is found in a 1927 handbook called Tramping and Trailing with the...

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Housewarming Gift

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in DIY Style | 0 comments

Housewarming Gift

Relocating, or ‘moving house’ — as my British friends call it — can be a whirlwind-y stressful process.  Often, when invited to a housewarming party, guests bring food or drink apropos for the party. I like to give gifts that will be remembered long...

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Scented Soap Petals

Posted by on Apr 30, 2015 in DIY Style | 0 comments

Scented Soap Petals

Mother’s day is May 10th this year, and there’s nothing like getting caught without a sweet little something for dear Mom. I did that once. Once. A small oversight, really. I simply forgot. What I won’t forget is the look on her face — the...

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Celtic Knot Bracelet

Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 in DIY Style | 0 comments

Celtic Knot Bracelet

Since St. Patrick’s Day just happened, I offer this macramé leather bracelet. Here in the U.S., St. Patrick’s Day is often viewed as a drinking holiday, and while I have no problem with all that green beer and Irish whiskey, I’ve got a more subtle and...

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