Sunday, May 5, 2013

Flower Girl: Fashion Inspiration and DIY Crafts

I might be biased since they are my namesake, but I love flowers. But, who doesn't? This sunny weather has me itching for floral everything - on my clothes and in my crafts. Here are some flowery fashion inspirations and DIY projects.

floral halter dress

My newest retro floral halter dress - all I need are some victory rolls and I'm ready for a pin-up summer.

paper punch flower DIY

This paper punch flowers tutorial made me run out to Hobby Lobby and buy a paper punch! How have I gone this long without one?!

how-to make felt flowers

Although it is a little pricey for an online tutorial, these beautiful felt flowers seem worth every penny. I would love to see them on a cardigan, a headband or hair clip, glued to a pony and worn with a little bun, attached to your purse, anything! Mmmm, cute.

crochet mollie flowers tutorial

Crochet Mollie flowers are one of my favorite little things. I get obsessed and make dozens of them, but I haven't done anything with them yet..

flower wreath headband

My hunny bunny Kelly-Anne's DIY Floral Crown tutorial on Tiny Tangerines is classic. How pretty is she, by the way?

flower combat boots

floral print tights

french knot flowers

I think embroidered flowers are the cutest ever. Here is a french knot tutorial to make all the beautiful flowers you want.

floral french tip manicure

ikea floral bedspread

This floral duvet cover and pillowcase set from Ikea is so pretty, buuuut that might be Instagram's influence on me.

yankee candle lavender vanilla
I've been going through a Yankee Candle craze lately (another Instagram influence?) and bought quite a few little votive candles when they were on sale for a dollar. This was my favorite! Yum yum, I just love lavender.

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  1. Aaahh I love everything! And that dress looks gorgeous on you ^^

  2. Love your dress, the pattern is beautiful. I just brought a new Yankee candle too, it's cherry vanilla and smells absolutely yum! x


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