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December 6th, 2013 | By | 229 Comments

DIY: Driftwood Chandelier

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When the weather in Southern California drops below 50, it’s officially time to break out the Christmas decor and dish out some ‘nog. All fun and games…until New Years rolls around and you’re in for the foggy post-holiday break-down. So this year, try adding festive accoutrement that will last beyond that tray of rock-hard sugar cookies. Idea #1: The Driftwood Chandelier. Get the how-to after the jump. (more…)

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November 29th, 2013 | By | 169 Comments

DIY: Gift Card Snow Globe

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There really is no better gift than the gift to choose your own gift. The downside? A gift card doesn’t require a whole ton of thought or time. The fix: fancy-up your gift card with this very thoughtful DIY – turn it into a snow globe.
Now it’s both practical AND it has a personal touch. Tah-daaaaahh.
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November 22nd, 2013 | By | 101 Comments

DIY: Chain Bag Camera Strap

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Any photographer would agree, the first step to taking great photos is to have your camera. No doy, right? But that’s often the step we miss out on most – often because we don’t want to carry the thing around. So we made ours into something we DID want to carry around by adding a classic chain bag strap.
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November 15th, 2013 | By | 246 Comments

DIY: Driftwood Hangers

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We know – hangers – not that exciting. But add some flair, and we’re all on board…if you get the drift. A slightly elevated hanger lets you display pieces outside of the closet (think vintage heirlooms or even tomorrow’s outfit) and makes a beachy display for necklaces, bracelets or scarves. They’re also a great gift idea for the style obsessed and/or the hard to shop for.
Read on for the 2-minute how-to.
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