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JULY 21, 2014

DIY My favorite Dream Catcher

by Gabi

About a year ago I started my first blog, "Trimmed With Lace" I occaasionally posted about outfits and DIY but never shared! Except for one post, the DIY project I did for a dream catcher! I still get notifications on my pinterest about repins of the picture and people always ask where I got my dream catcher (I have it hanging on my rearview mirror!) So, I thought I would bring this back and share with all you fringers!!

 

So first you'll need all the supplies (all pictured below, you can also grab anything you think might look cute and reflect your personal style!)

Now for the making!!

1. Start with tying the doily with the thread to your branch wreath

2. After that, tie your string/lace/trim/fabric to the bottom of your dream catcher, I found these feathers and just tied them with the string!

3. Last make a loop at the top of your dream catcher to hang where you ever you would like! Like I said I have mine in my car, but it's great for hanging on the wall or above your bed! Hope you guys love this, so easy and a great touch for a true boho girl!

 

Xo

 

 

 

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JUNE 30, 2014

The Shower

by Gabi

-All the cousins with Shae (VF founder & bride-to-be)! -

What I wore: Free People Dress, Coin Collar, and Seamless Romper 

- Vanilla Fringe x2  -

Shae's outfit: Free People dress │ shorts  crop top

 

-"When I become queen, cupcakes will be complimentary!" - Hoping she becomes queen soon! -

 This past Saturday was a day spent celebrating the bride-to-be Shae with this amazing shower my mom & aunts threw! Everything from the vintage Chanel and the fringed balloons screamed Shae! It was a beautiful (and very hot) day and had to share with you all some of my favorites from the day! Hope you enjoy!! XO

 

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MAY 5, 2014

Cinco De Mayo: DIY Piñata Poppers!

by Gabi

Happy Cinco De Mayo everyone!! Not only is today a day meant for tacos, chips & salsa and a big maragrita (even if it is a virgin one) but today is my good friend and roommate's 21st birthday! I wanted to make our house a little festive for both occasions so I fringed (of course) every thing in bright colors, including these fun champaign poppers for pre bar hopping! How fun are they, and SO easy to make: here's how!

All you need:

-Bright colored tissue paper

-Glue (all I had was mod podge but any craft glue will work)

-Champaign Poppers (found at party stores)

-Scissors

Cut little Strips of tissue, messure around your poppers for length, and widtch I did about an inch and a half! Then make little fringes with a little space above, seen above!

Then, glue around your popper and place your tissue, you want to start at the bottom and make your way up!

Keep going up the popper with your different colors and there you go you have turned your little champaign popper into a piñata popper!! 

Have a fun and safe Cinco De Mayo fringers!! xo

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MAY 4, 2014

My Life as of Recently

by Gabi

- Not so recent obsession: coconut!! -

Hey fringers, deepest apologies for the lack of blogging, it has been a crazy couple of weeks! But no worries, I took some pictures of it all to update you! 

- Celebrating with my roommates a great year of living together, so sad for it all to end this Tuesday! - 

- This ring, my new obsession!! Designer: Child of Wild, bought from Van De Vort -

-This past week I have been taking my two roommates senior pics, such an easy job when working with such pretty ladies! Couldn't be more proud of these 2!! -

- Spending my last couple days in San Diego soaking up as much sun and eating as much acai as possible, with good company of course! Love my soul sister Natalie -

-My current house decor muse {found via pinterest} -

These last two weeks I have been spending lots of time saying my goodbyes and packing up my apartment as I head off to a new adventures! This week I will be road tripping all the way to Chicago where I will be spending my summer with family and working as a PR intern! So excited to see where this summer takes me! Would love for you all to join in on the adventure so check back this week to see how it all starts off!!

Xo 

 

 

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