DIY: Dressing Up Stilettos with Swarovski Crystals

Have you seen the iridescent crystal-studded Christian Louboutin heels? And then fell in love with them (they look incredible in the light)? And then went into shock when you saw the $3,200 price tag? (!!!!!!) Yeah, so did I. 🙂 …

DIY: Wedding Ball Bouquet

Having a strong design aesthetic, enjoying being craftsy, and feeling practical and price-conscious, I decided early on that I was going to make my own wedding bouquet. I wanted something modern and unique, not a traditional cut bouquet. I envisioned …

Curry Crab Cakes

Looking for a light, summery-type meal that can make you momentarily forget that it’s still winter? This dish – a meaty crab cake crowning a simple and light salad – is temporary escape to an easy-breezy summer on Nantucket Island, with salty air, sandy wood benches, and easy laughter.

Simple Pink Pleasures

I’ve been welcoming sources of bedside relaxation in shades of pale pink and warm red. Serendipitiously (and perhaps subconsciously), it’s a perfect way to herald in the amorous tones of February.

Ajustable jeweled hairband

I love wearing decorative hairbands, particularly elastic ones because they keep my hair perfectly in place, but I’m frustrated that they are often too tight-fitting for me. So, I decided to create my own glamorous Swarovski-studded adjustable elastic headband.