Tag: Costumes

My Favorite Pearl Accessories

studded-leather-jacket-giveaway-fall-outfit

I’m teaming up with the Magnificent 8 again today to showcase how we wear pearls! I have to admit, this blog post was not the one I had planned, especially since I love the theme of pearls so much… But sometimes life gets in the way (or a lot of times? I’m looking at you, 2020), so I decided to share some of my favorite pearl accessories from over the years instead. So many of these pieces would make great Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers for the special ladies in your life! And be sure to scroll to the end of this post to see how the other bloggers of the Magnificent 8 collab styled their pearls.

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Nine Halloween Costume Ideas

Wearing an Audrey Hepburn costume to recreate an iconic photo

Happy Monday! Boy, did that weekend fly or what? Today I’m sharing nine Halloween costume ideas in preparation for Saturday. Admittedly, I have not been as excited for Halloween this year, for obvious reasons… Which is saying a lot, because my long-time followers know how much I love costumes! (In fact, being a costume designer is one of my dream careers.) But after seeing several other bloggers posting fun costume ideas, I couldn’t help but share some of my own favorite looks from years past. The best part is that a lot of these costumes can be recreated with items already in your closet. Perfect for those procrastinators, like me! Continue reading “Nine Halloween Costume Ideas”

May the Fourth Be with You

Han Solo costume, Princess Leia costume, Luke Skywalker costume

Happy Star Wars Day! For those of you who don’t know, May 4th is considered Star Wars Day because, obviously, “May the fourth be with you,” and, “May the force be with you,” sound a lot alike. Gotta love those puns, am I right? Anyway, I don’t actually like Star Wars that much (gasp!), but I love any excuse to make a costume, and the fact that I had some company join me made it all the better! Keep reading to see what unique household materials we used to create these outfits and to read about my fun May quarantivities idea! Continue reading “May the Fourth Be with You”