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Eryn Shields
DIY Tutorial: Stretch Pencil Skirt + Flat Elastic Waistband

DIY Tutorial: Stretch Pencil Skirt + Flat Elastic Waistband

Well hey! Today, I'm bringing you a tutorial for a chic and simple stretch pencil skirt! The stretch pencil skirt brings a funny memory to me as it was my very first project when I started sewing. Let's just say it ended up being an entire mess! So, I'm happy to create a tutorial for you for something that was once a struggle for me. This goes to show you that with practice and patience, you'll tackle whatever you set your mind to! One spin I'm showing you on this skirt, is how to create that flat and chic look...

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Eryn Shields
DIY Ankara Head Wrap Tutorial

DIY Ankara Head Wrap Tutorial

Fabric: Ankara & Lace | Tutorial: Here Hey there! Since I've cut my hair short, I've been really into wearing head wraps. They are a very stylish and super easy way to add some flair to my outfit (or cover my hair when I'm having a bad hair day)! The problem I would often run into is that since I like a really full scarf, the ones I found in the store would be too silky or thin and wouldn't give me the volume I wanted. So, Ankara and Lace and I partnered up to bring you a DIY tutorial on...

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DIY Vacation Maxi Dress: Costa Rica Vaca

DIY Vacation Maxi Dress: Costa Rica Vaca

  Head scarf: Target | Dress: DIY (tutorial) | Fabric: ITY Print Hey there! If you're following me on Instagram, then you may know that I'm currently in Costa Rica on vacation with Hubs. My gosh, it is beautiful. The greenery is just breathtaking. I wanted to stop in and share some photos we took yesterday and to make it relevant, I'm sharing my DIY maxi dress I made for the trip. I made this dress a couple of weeks ago because I knew I wanted to wear it on vacation. My fabric is a printed ITY knit from a local...

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Eryn Shields
Tutorial: How To Fold Your Fabric for a Midi/Maxi Circle Skirt

Tutorial: How To Fold Your Fabric for a Midi/Maxi Circle Skirt

The internet is flooded with circle skirt tutorials. They're a fun project!  When it comes to making a longer length skirt, you have to get creative in folding your fabric to get what you need. I played around with a few a couple of options and found a fast and easy way to get that long flowy skirt that I wanted.  When you're tall, you tend to get creative! Here's a tutorial and more pictures below.  

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