Last weekend, I attended my first ever calligraphy class at Reclaimed Inspired Goods in downtown Johnson City with Winsome Workshop by Winsome Easel owner Kristin Hornstein. It was so much fun, and I have practiced almost everyday since! Oh–y’all! Kristin has given me the technique + confidence to better my calligraphy while also developing my …

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog! This week for Three Ways to Wear, I am taking a bit of a different approach–you know, just to mix things up *wink* Rather than chatting about three ways to wear an apparel separate, I am going to be showing y’all three ways to wear BluKatDesign’s upcycled …

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog! To help celebrate the two year anniversary of VIP, I decided to follow up with another one of my favorite handmade jewelry artisans. This fabulous jewelry artisan was one of the very first I interviewed, and today is Throwback Thursday…soooo…I re-introduce you to Heather O’Cain of BluKat …

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome to 12 Shops of Etsy Christmas! Just like baking homemade gingerbread cookies, shopping for handmade gifts always makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside. Today on the blog, I am going to take y’all on a tour of my favorite Etsy shops and list a few of my favorite things–Santa Baby, …

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Hello, fabulouses! Let’s turn up the heat of yesterday’s LGD by tossing on a sexy leather jacket and wedges. Add a touch of spice to this hot ensemble with a long pendulum pendant necklace from BluKat Design, and you are ready for a super stylish night out on the town! Dress: Three07 Leather Jacket: American …

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