Renee Patton

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DIY Open Back Button Down

Turn a regular old man's button down shirt into a fab summer beach swimwear coverup with this easy DIY Open Back Button Down Coverup<p>587<p>2168

Top 5 Fashion Sewing Techniques to Master

If nothing thrills you more than whipping up a custom wardrobe for yourself, then you probably consider yourself a fashion sewer. Sewers who …

The Mystic Maxi Skirt - Art Gallery Fabrics - The Creative Blog

Hello! I hope everyone has had an amazing week and start to the month. Autumn also officially started about one week ago, but we can still feel …

DIY [vintage inspired] oversized tee shirt take-in

Everyone needs this tutorial, it is a needed tutorial for every member of your family. Whether you want to make shrink a shirt for one of your kids …

Cutting edge: the life of a former London gang leader

Jean-Claude Dagrou sits in his living room, changes his baby's nappy, and explains why he became a gang member: "I wanted people to be scared of me. That's the only reason I got involved, to tell you the truth." Dagrou is built like a wardrobe, with huge, scarred arms, a deep voice and a disarming …

DIY: Add a Pop of Color to Your Winter Wardrobe—Learn How to Needle-Felt Shapes to Woolen Clothes

Woolen sweaters, dresses, pants, skirts, and any accessory you can think of can be spruced up with the addition of some needle-felted appliqués. The …

Knitting

Breaking Down the Creative Process

What we refer to as the creative process can be broken down into four distinct stages-- Preparation, Incubation, Illumination, and Implementation.

Here Are Two Easy DIY Pore-Unclogging, Damage-Fighting Face Mask Recipes

This weekend we turn the clocks back from daylight saving time, which means that winter—ugh—will soon be upon us. Transitional weather can be really tough on the skin, and I love to treat myself to a good face mask and do a seasonal skin "reset."<p>Indie Lee, who founded her own natural line of beauty …

Edith Head, 1955 - a picture from the past

First published on Mon 28 Oct 2013 09.37 EDT

An App That Uses Geometry To Help You Break Creative Blocks

Reform is a stylish new app aimed at designers, with geometric puzzles that just might inspire fully formed ideas.<p>First-year undergraduate architect and design majors know the scenario very well. Given a range of flat polygons of different sizes–a circle and triangle or a rhombus and trapezoid–the …

Graphic Design

Eiko Ojala’s paper cut nudes - The Fox Is Black

Eiko Ojala is an Estonian illustrator and designer who does some amazing work in paper. One of my favorites was this series of nudes he did which …

How to Take Care of Your Skin

Skin care involves more than just cleaning it and using lotion. It also involves having a healthy diet, getting enough sleep and exercise, and …