DIY Inspired by Fashion

I guest post recently for Stesha over at the lovely Classic & Bubbly blog. I thought I'd share the post over here with tweaks & what not incase you were hibernating.

One thing I don't blog about is my fashion, because let's face it there's nothing fun about my three day old, peanut butter stained yoga pants. But's that what we have Stesha
 for, right {after you read this you need to run over & check out her style & photography!}? I swear! I just wanna bottle gals up like her and bring them home & have them help me get dressed in the morning. But I'm pretty sure that'd be considered like illegal enslavement or something.

But believe it or not the world of fashion & DIY actually have alot in common.
Fashon trends transition perfectly to crafts & home decor.

Sometimes what we see on the runaway inspires us so much we just want to incporate that style into other parts of our lives. Take for example the fun color blocking trend going on right now.
Outfit via Refinery 29/DIY Curtain from Martha Stewart

Or perhaps your more of a fan of Mr. Ombré & Mrs. Color Block's love child, little dip dye
{I admit I'm crushing hard on this trend right now!}
Dress via Style Hive/Pots from The Proper Pinwheel

As you can see, neon is having a major moment right now too.
Piperlime Jeans/DIY Neon Shoes from Tiny Sparkly Things

But then again mint green is also stealing the spot light!
What I Wore Outfit/DIY Beaded Necklace from Jen Loves Kev
Or perhaps you've heard of a little thing called "chevron"?
Chevron Bag from Made by Nanna/DIY Clutch from See Kate Sew

See inspiration is everywhere!

 Do you ever look to fashion magazines or retail for crafting & decorating inspiration?

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9 comments

Morgan said...

I completely agree. I always use colors from outfits and inspiration to put help with ideas of colors and decorations for my house!

Regina of Live Delightfully said...

I'm with you! If only I could Joey on the aqua, chevron, color-blocking trains. I tell ya, that boy is such a joy kill! lol!

Sarah Stright said...

I love anything that is chevron and black and white.

Lissa @ The Looking Glass said...

DIY neon shoes?! WAAHHHH! amazing!! i have to try this! found you via the blog hop and am excited to follow along! xo

Meg {henninglove} said...

love these!! seriously so cool. i love the finds you posted here and haha you made me laugh with your three day old peanut butter stained yoga pants

MYSAVIOR said...

This is sizzlin' hot!

♥♥♥
Sue

Tonia L said...

I love looking at fashion magazines for craft ideas! In fact, I am headed to bed to do exactly that! :) Have a great weekend!

LV said...

I love this! Such great inspiration!

Morena Hockley said...

Visiting from Live Laugh Rowe's networkig blog hop!! I'm a new follower!

Morena

http://morenascorner.blogspot.com/

I'd love to hear from you!

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