Done with my “Technicolor Coatigan” and more….

So I completed my “technicolor coatigan” the other day. I need to get the pictures taken and posted up in the next day or so. I have to shoot photo’s of a “under 50 dollars” look for my styling class, so I will most likely be shooting pics of the coatigan then. I am sure […]

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Midterm Editorial Choices…Spring 2014 RTW looks

This past week I turned in my midterm for my Styling class. We had to put together a complete editorial shoot, with model, hair, makeup, 8 looks, location, and inspiration images to express theme and mood, and photographer. It was a really cool assignment, and not as easy as one might think.I knew that I […]

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Midterms turned in YES! Pumpkin patch trip today and Soren the viking feature on Made in a Day

Yesterday I took my midterm for my art history class, and it only took me 45 minutes! My daughter grilled me on all the material for two days, so I knew it well (I would spout the answer before she was even done talking! LOL) and now I am sure she knows it well now […]

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Rainbows, arachnids, shoes and OOPS!

Yesterday morning I went outside to take a picture of the “red sky at morning”. The sky was a bright pinky orange in the east, and I loved the color. When I was done taking the picture, I turned to go back into the house, when lo and behold there was a double rainbow!!! This […]

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What I am studying now….

This week in my art history class we are studying the Northern Renaissance. I happen to love the Northern painters of this time period. I had both of my kids go through the module with me, and they loved looking at all of the hidden scenes, action, and “mini stories” that are going on in […]

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My ” Silver Stars” sweatshirt and the “Wearing hearts on my sleeve” sweatshirt….

Here are the photos of my completed “Silver Stars” and “Wearing hearts on my sleeve” sweatshirts… First up….. For this look I wanted to so with a soft and dreamy color scheme. I chose my caramel booties, my pink candy satchel, and silver accessories and my mint watch. This is a total casual look to […]

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Done with sweatshirt #1…now on to #2 and a new dress…

Sweatshirt pattern I used from KwikSew The Victoria’s Secret sweatshirt that inspired me. I did break down and buy it when they sent me a gift certificate! So I have completed my “Silver Stars” sweatshirt. I came out great. Now I will be making a white one with plaid elbow patches. I hope it comes […]

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The “Autumn Leaves” blouse

Here are the photos of the completed “Autumn Leaves” blouse. John took these photos on the dock of the lake house we have rented here at Smith Mountain Lake… It was 52 degrees out when we were taking these pictures I had leftover fabric from a clutch purse I made last year, so I decided […]

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The “Audrey” jumper dress…completed

If you know me, then you know how much I adore Audrey Hepburn. She was such an amazing lady, with such an air of sophistication and class about her. She never “over styled” anything when it came to her fashion choices, and she always looked so chic and put together. In a nutshell, she was […]

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