Brit + Co / DIY / Style

DIY Dip Dye Flannel Shirt on Brit + Co

January 24, 2017

DIY Dip-Dye Flannel Shirt on Brit + CoMy first DIY of the year is here and it’s a good one! During the colder months, I’ve been living in some form of flannel shirt and yoga pants because staying warm is my #1 priority, naturally. So for a winter DIY, I wanted to experiment with dip-dye on a flannel shirt I already owned. First, because I have lots to spare and second, because it’s an easy way to refresh an old, comfy shirt. To see how the DIY dip dye flannel shirt turned out, head over to Brit + Co. Spoiler alert: it’s pretty cute and looks like it’s store-bought. The dip-dyeing process is pretty simple and not as messy as you’d think. If you want to give it a go, it’s up on Brit + Co now.

 

DIY / Holiday / Home

DIY Cheesy Pizza Ornament for Christmas

December 1, 2016

DIY Cheesy Pizza Ornament for Christmas | Fish & BullIt’s the MOST wonderful time of the year! Our Christmas tree is lit, there’s a carton of eggnog in the fridge and our tiny apartment is filled with holiday spirit. I hope you’re getting in the spirit of things too and staying toasty warm! For about three years it’s been our annual tradition to DIY our own ornaments because hello, it’s so much fun and every ornament feels more personalized and special this way. This year, I’ll show you how to make your own DIY cheesy pizza ornament for Christmas. Who doesn’t love a cheese slice?!

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Brit + Co / Dinner / DIY / Holiday

DIY Cornucopia Cookies for Thanksgiving on Brit + Co

November 14, 2016

DIY Cornucopia Cookies for Thanksgiving on Brit + CoThanksgiving is a time for celebration… and eating. Lots of eating. So when Brit + Co asked me to create a Thanksgiving DIY, I had to make it food-related. Duh! Cornucopia cookies are the perfect treat if you’re not into the pumpkin craze or in a last minute rush. Still festive but totally different than the usual pumpkin pie. Check out how I made these cornucopia cookies on Brit + Co. We’ve already celebrated Thanksgiving in Canada but I wouldn’t mind another Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving celebration if I could have cookies! Who’s with me?!

 

Brit + Co / DIY / Style

DIY Cute Peplum Tee on Brit + Co

October 24, 2016

DIY Cute Peplum Tee on Brit + Co | Fish & BullWith the cooler weather upon us, it’s time to trade in our summer clothes for something more fall-appropriate. Sigh. It’s not easy to swap my favorite soft summer tee for a scratchy turtleneck. So to make the summer–fall–winter transition much easier, on Brit + Co I shared how you can turn your favorite summer crop top into a DIY cute peplum tee. Layer it up as it gets colder and you can wear your fave tee for the whole season. Yay! Check out the full tutorial and more on Brit + Co.

 

DIY / Holiday / Home

DIY Halloween Skull String Lights in Rose Gold

October 5, 2016

DIY Halloween Skull String Lights | Fish & Bull

Between summer and now, it seems like there’s never enough time to get ready for Halloween! Where did the time go? It’s always a last minute scramble to get all the pumpkins carved and a Halloween costume put together that looks half way decent. These DIY Halloween skull string lights (in rose gold!) are really easy to make so you can actually enjoy the holiday fun and quit stressing! read more

Brit + Co / DIY / Holiday / Home

DIY No-Carve Cosmic Pumpkins on Brit + Co

September 21, 2016

DIY No-Carve Cosmic Pumpkins on Brit + Co | Fish & BullThe fall season means there are pumpkins everywhere, big and small. Last year I decorated with mini pumpkin florals and this time around I’m sharing how you can make DIY No-Carve Cosmic Pumpkins on Brit + Co. These galaxy-inspired pumpkins are so easy to make and if you’re in a last minute rush on Halloween night, all you need is paint for this DIY — you can even change the color palette to whatever you have on hand. They’re a bit different than the usual fall pumpkins and that’s why I love them! Add some glow-in-the dark paint so your pumpkins shine as bright as a jack-o-lantern. Check out the full tutorial on Brit + Co.

 

DIY / Home

DIY Floral Doodle Pencil Cup

August 31, 2016

Create a DIY Floral Doodle Pencil Cup to keep your desk cute + clutter free | Fish & BullWhen you’re a craft blogger, hoarding supplies (not to mention props and photography stuff) can become a serious problem when you have nowhere to put it. Lately I’ve been wanting to wrangle the ever growing mess that is my bedroom studio space if only to avoid buying the same supplies over and over again!

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Brit + Co / DIY / Home

DIY Watercolor Wall Art on Brit + Co

August 21, 2016

Create this Anthropologie-inspired DIY watercolor wall art for your college dorm room

September marks the end of the summer, a new season and most importantly for some it’s the first month of school! I remember moving into a college dorm room one year and it was a real challenge to make it feel like home. Especially when you’re already missing home! AND it’s no secret that I love creating DIY wall art to brighten up any small space. Over on Brit + Co, I shared how to create DIY watercolor wall art for your college dorm room. It’s a budget-friendly Anthropologie hack so you can save your money for important things… like pizza. Hop over to Brit + Co for the quick dorm room decor idea.

 

DIY / Home / Roundup

10 DIY Ideas for Back to School Organization

August 17, 2016

10 DIY projects for Back to school Organization

Ok guys, it’s that time of year again! If you’re heading back to school, sending your kids off or none of the above, with September right around the corner now’s the time to stock up on all the pretty stationery and office supplies. I’ve rounded up 10 DIY ideas for back to school organization so you can start the year off right. A few projects on the list (like a DIY makeup organizer) can be re-imagined for school supplies so don’t let that confuse you.

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