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    DIY: Bohemian Chic Hair Pin

    Yet another DIY! Summer is a time to create and when summer hits I definitely put down my knitting needles a bit more…THE HEAT! It is hard to knit with even the softest wool fiber when it is close to the triple digits outside.┬áSo here is a fun tutorial for those of you who are taking a breather from knitting. This clip was designed using a button off one of my old sweaters and some feathers I already had on hand (from all the feather extensions I have been putting in). If you purchased feathers for feather extensions and you have some left this is a great project to use…

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    DIY: Peacock Feather Earrings

    I posted some pictures of peacock feather earrings I made a while back. I thought I would do a tutorial for how to make them so if any of you are up for a fun summer jewelry project. I saw these a while back at Anthropologie for 40.00 or so. They only cost a couple of dollars to make which is more in my price range. Materials Needed: 1. Jewelry Pliers 2. Peacock Feathers 3. Earring Hooks 4. Crimp Ends 5. Scissors You should be able to find all of these supplies at your local bead or craft store. If you can’t I included links above. The peacock feathers come…

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    Full Frame Goodness!

    So my husband and I recently decided we wanted to move up from a cropped frame sensor camera Canon 20D, to a full frame camera Canon 5D Mark I. This may not make a lot of sense to most of my readers. It basically means that I now can get more out of all the lenses I already have. I LOVE my new camera. I can’t wait to experiment with all the possibilities that come with it. Here are some photos taken with the Mark I. I have fallen back in love with crochet. I love knowing both how to knit and crochet. The last year I have focused completely…