studs & pearls

New Yorker and author. DIY lady, foodie, lover of all things edgy. I make things (often). Glass half full.

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Studs & Pearls: 30 Creative Projects for Customized Fashion - May 5 (UK) and May 20 (US) - Pre-order on Amazon and Barnes & Noble

#tbt Back during the galaxy trend days, October 2011. The Galaxy Handbag & Heels tutorial on MSNBC Today’s website during their #DIY Style Week #diyfashion #studsandpearls #msnbctoday

#tbt Back during the galaxy trend days, October 2011. The Galaxy Handbag & Heels tutorial on MSNBC Today’s website during their #DIY Style Week #diyfashion #studsandpearls #msnbctoday

— 13 hours ago
#msnbctoday  #studsandpearls  #diyfashion  #tbt  #diy 
Latest #DIY • Barbed Wire Bracelet • Tutorial at studs-and-pearls.com #diyfashion #studsandpearls #cheerupemokid

Latest #DIY • Barbed Wire Bracelet • Tutorial at studs-and-pearls.com #diyfashion #studsandpearls #cheerupemokid

— 1 day ago with 2 notes
#studsandpearls  #cheerupemokid  #diyfashion  #diy 
One of my favorite shots from the book, @darylcarr looking badass in Soho. A denim vest project. #diy #diyfashion #studsandpearls #26days

One of my favorite shots from the book, @darylcarr looking badass in Soho. A denim vest project. #diy #diyfashion #studsandpearls #26days

— 1 day ago
#studsandpearls  #diyfashion  #diy  #26days 
Even my phone is getting in on the sunshine & spring time weather. New #DIY • Metallic Pressed Flower Phone Case • How-to at studs-and-pearls.com #earthday #floral

Even my phone is getting in on the sunshine & spring time weather. New #DIY • Metallic Pressed Flower Phone Case • How-to at studs-and-pearls.com #earthday #floral

— 2 days ago with 1 note
#floral  #earthday  #diy 
#latergram from last week. Sunsets, cocktails & fancy finger food on the 58th floor of the Empire State Building with @mserje

#latergram from last week. Sunsets, cocktails & fancy finger food on the 58th floor of the Empire State Building with @mserje

— 3 days ago
#latergram 
Finally updated & ordered a new batch of business cards. Each one is embellished with leftovers from my supply stash. 📇

Finally updated & ordered a new batch of business cards. Each one is embellished with leftovers from my supply stash. 📇

— 4 days ago
First #DIY over at the eHow Style page, Fabric Wrapped & Beaded Bangle…much easier than it looks! » http://www.ehow.com/ehow-style/blog/diy-fabric-wrapped-and-beaded-bangle

First #DIY over at the eHow Style page, Fabric Wrapped & Beaded Bangle…much easier than it looks! » http://www.ehow.com/ehow-style/blog/diy-fabric-wrapped-and-beaded-bangle

— 4 days ago
#diy 
My book/baby/lifeline/heart & soul/sweat blood and tears will be released in the U.S. in exactly ONE MONTH. I can now officially start counting down the weeks & days, instead of the months.

My book/baby/lifeline/heart & soul/sweat blood and tears will be released in the U.S. in exactly ONE MONTH. I can now officially start counting down the weeks & days, instead of the months.

— 4 days ago
Thanks again @converse for sharing my latest hi top #DIY!  (Head over to studs-and-pearls.com & search for “Watercolor Hi Tops” for the full tutorial, plus handmade Ombré Shoelaces!) #chuckhack #studsandpearls x #converse

Thanks again @converse for sharing my latest hi top #DIY! (Head over to studs-and-pearls.com & search for “Watercolor Hi Tops” for the full tutorial, plus handmade Ombré Shoelaces!) #chuckhack #studsandpearls x #converse

— 6 days ago with 1 note
#studsandpearls  #chuckhack  #converse  #diy 
Not sure how I feel about this one, but it was fun to make anyway 🎨

Not sure how I feel about this one, but it was fun to make anyway 🎨

— 6 days ago