Author Archives: Julie Finn

Clothing + Fashion: How to Patch Your Pants

January 13th, 2014 | by Julie Finn

Why is there a hole in the butt of my jeans? Why did I sew a dinosaur patch over that hole in the butt of my jeans? These are questions that you probably shouldn't ask, and that you definitely do NOT want the answer to. What you DO need to know is how I did it, and that's what I'm going to tell you!


Weddings + Showers: 18 Eco-Friendly DIY Wedding Bouquets and Flowers

January 7th, 2014 | by Julie Finn

Worried about the ethics of the floral trade? Struggling to find organically-grown, fair trade cut flowers? You may want to skip the politics altogether, and simply make your own bouquet and other floral pieces for your wedding. You'll invest more time in the process, definitely, but you'll definitely save money, and your wedding will be all the greener for it


Holiday Crafts: Chalkboard Gift Wrap

December 24th, 2013 | by Julie Finn

Got a few last-minute Christmas gifts to wrap? Don't stress out about cute wrapping paper, matching bows, and festive tags. If you've got some chalk and a little creativity, you've got almost everything you need to create a nicely-wrapped present with chalk art embellishments


Holiday Crafts: Filled Christmas Ornaments

December 16th, 2013 | by Julie Finn

Got some teeny-tiny treasures? Some scrap craft supplies? How about just some of the colored sand or rice or pony beads that your kids play with? If you do (and you totally do!), then you've got almost all the makings for an easy, special, stash-busting Christmas ornament craft



Back to Top ↑