Author: Kara Metta

Golden Deals

I’m always on the hunt for some good deals.  Everything below is under 10 bucks, most of it is under $5! The items below I personally own and recommend. It looks like I might have a slight affinity for gold.Most of...

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Gathered Skirt Refashion

Long, full skirts will never go out of style.  They visually whittle your waist and are incredibly feminine.  They are also comfortable because, unlike pencil skirts, the width of the hem allows you to be able to walk up stairs...

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Using a Twin Needle

I just discovered twin needles and am excited to share them with you.A twin needle is what it sounds like, two needles that fit in the place of one.  My sewing machine is not super fancy.  In fact, it was $80 from...

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DIY Slip Extender

Today I’m sharing some pictures from my tutorial on Brassy Apple.  I started out with an old, outdated slip.  I shortened it, added some trim, and made it into the perfect extender slip for this Forever 21 dress....

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DIY Infinity Scarf from Pajama Pants

Today I’m sharing a tutorial I originally wrote for Brassy Apple. I used some of my husband’s old flannel pants to make my own infinity scarf.  It was super easy and took less than an hour.  For full...

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How to Tint Your Eyelashes

Eyelash Tinting Tinting eyelashes at a salon can run you around $30, but learn to do it yourself and you can get it done for next to nothing. Tinting does not add thickness or length like mascara does.  It does, however, add...

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