• Lifestyle,  Personal Stories,  Style

    Practice Makes (Almost) Perfect

    They say “practice makes perfect” and while I don’t consider myself to be close to perfect, I will say that practice has helped me get that much closer. Last weekend I decided to embark on a project that has been quite daunting to me for the past few years. When I first started sewing I was very ambitious and would take on crazy sewing projects. Of course, because I was still learning and for the most part learning on my own, many of those sewing projects did not come out great. I never let that stop me.  As time went on I continued to sew but, focused on perfecting what…

  • Style

    Spring Nail Colors

    *I get commison for purchases or clicks made through this post* Some of the most exciting things about a new season are the clothes and the nail polish! What I love about nail polish is that it is an accessory that you can change daily or create a signature look from it. It is a great way to add color and style to any wardrobe. Here are some of my current favorites: 1. Context Nail Lacquer: 102 Slow Down 2. Essie Luxeffects Nail Color: A Cut Above 3. Context Nail Lacquer: 105 Showstopper 4. Butter London Nail Lacquer: Petrol 5. Butter London Nail Lacquer: PANTONE Color of the Year 2018…

  • Lifestyle,  Personal Stories

    For. Eh. Ver.

    I don’t know exactly when the love for the game started but what I do know is that it was infectious and has been my ultimate love ever since. One of the things that I will be missing most about California this year is Dodgers Stadium. I grew up in this stadium and it was one of those places that just made life better. Over the years each baseball game added to my ever-growing collection og game day tickets. Baseball has played such a huge part of my life since I can remember! I would say that some of my best and most fondest memories were made both on and…

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    Inspiration Explosion

    One of the great things about taking design courses are the creative practices you learn along the way. Each process has taught me many different things to help unlock creativity. On today's post, I write about one of my favorite practices, "inspiration explosion." Check it out!