DIY Geometric Pouch

by Alicia on July 27, 2011

A few weeks ago Sharpie sent me a package of their new Stained fabric markers to try out. I decided to put them to use making a zipper pouch, a project I’ve been meaning to try forever because I always need more. Can you ever have too many little pouches for organizing? I started out […]


Bright, Fun & Festive

by Alicia on February 3, 2011

I’m considering trying to stick with one color palate a week. With all of the inspiration available on the internet, it’s easy to get distracted. So, last week was all black, white and grey but this week is bright, fun & festive. Clockwise from top left: balloons, bracelets, confetti 1, confetti 2, gypsy, tassels, dress, […]


How To: Make A Celine Inspired Cuff Bracelet

by Alicia on February 2, 2011

As soon as I saw this Harper’s Bazaar blog entry featuring the gorgeous, green Celine cuff bracelet I instantly knew it was a DIY. I’m sure Celine has a good reason for charing $960. But if, like me, you are approximately $957 short of being able to purchase the original, here’s how to make your […]


DIY: Bright Chain Bracelet

by Alicia on January 13, 2011

Yesterday my latest Marie Claire arrived and I was looking over this spread. The brilliantly-colored accessories are so energizing. Perfectly timed, since even here in Houston we’re experiencing a cold snap. (I have some company in the studio from the plants that normally live on roofdeck.) Here’s how to make your own bright woven chain […]


What Would Pippi Wear?

by Alicia on January 5, 2011

Seriously. I know and love all the minimalist stuff too, but this is gorgeous. And 5 years old, from Vogue UK! (via) There’s a little Pippi Longstocking happening here, right? I think this is how she would dress as an adult.