Category Archives: Vintage Finds

Mad for Mod! REAL Mid Century Modern Finds

Mid century modern is everywhere and it’s HOT. HOT. HOT! The c  lean lines and simplicity of furniture built in the middle of the 20th century (1933-1965) give off a certain vibe that is fun, fresh and uncomplicated. It’s been the darling of decorating shows and Read More →

Great Containers for Succulents- Happy Earth Week!

   It’s Earth Week so getting green with easy to care for plants sounds like the perfect idea. I’m a sucker for trendy items and succulents are HOT, HOT, HOT! They only need a spritz of water so you can put them in any Read More →

DIY: Denim + Patches

DIY Denim and Patches // All you need for this simple, cute, unique DIY project is a denim jacket or vest, a patch of your choice, safety pins/ sewing pins, needle, thread, and scissors. This project turns your simple denim into a unique, one Read More →

Vibrant Velvet and More!

The weather has been so dreary as of late that I needed some colorful additions to my wardrobe! I decided that a couple of dresses  would be just what I needed.    The first dress I found was velvet with bell sleeves and Read More →

TINY TEA PARTY: LILAC DRESSES & DECOR

LEGACY TEA There are a lot of lovely women in my life who have known me since I was born, and now they love my little Olive, and are so happy to see her grow up as well. I decided to throw Olive’s Read More →

Solstice Chic

The Winter Solstice is almost here and the holidays are in full swing! I realized that I needed some cute clothes to wear to holiday celebrations so I went to Thrift Town! I found a beautiful vintage Victoria’s secret dress/negligee for $3.99 that Read More →

DIY: Denim + Patches

DIY Denim and Patches // All you need for this simple, cute, unique DIY project is a denim jacket or vest, a patch of your choice, safety pins/ sewing pins, needle, thread, and scissors. This project turns your simple denim into a unique, one Read More →

HOLIDAY DECORATING PARTY ON A BUDGET

HOORAY FOR CHRISTMASTIME!!    I’ve been holding that in for awhile, and totally waited to do holiday themed posts til it was officially “Christmas time”. It wasn’t easy – you’re welcome. I made it til the day after Thanksgiving to get the tree Read More →

BLANKET STATEMENT PIECE: luxe thrifted textiles

SHOESTRING DIARIES: LUXE FOR LESS I’ve been wanting to add some rich textures to my home, and have been keeping my eye out while thrifting. So many design blogs and friends’ homes have these lovely handmade/high end textiles that are just so very cozy Read More →

Kimono // DIY

     One of a kind Kimono DIY! ~ If you love kimonos as much as I do, this is the perfect blog for you! This DIY is the EASIEST project yet. I’m serious, it requires ONE step! I’ve created two different techniques for Read More →