DIY Crochet Jacket – Brown

I’ve been creating Crochet Jackets for a few years. It started off as a design that I challenged myself to create because to my knowledge, these crochet jackets only existed in my brain. Over the years, I’ve created this crochet jacket in several colors. Although I started creating these jackets a few years ago, it’s always fun to work on a new color. I was recently inspired by my auburn box braids to create a brown one. Crocheting is my favorite pastime. Once I begin creating, I have to see…

DIY Crochet Jacket – Outerwear

I’m not exactly sure if I should call this crochet item a jacket, a sweater or a coat but nothing gets me more excited about style than DIY projects. I’ve known how to sew for as long as I can remember and learned to crochet at the age of 12. I find that I appreciate the items that I create much more than the items that I buy in stores. I wish I knew how to write an understandable pattern so I can help others to create but I did…

Custom Crochet Jacket | NYFW Day 1

Fashion Week is here again and this time, it’s all about the women! Day 1 wasn’t as hectic as I thought it could have been. Because of the blizzard, schools were closed as well as many jobs, therefore most people didn’t even bother leaving their homes, causing the roads to be clear for a smooth ride into NYFW. For Day 1, I decided to bring light to the gloomy day with my yellow custom crochet jacket. I crocheted this piece last winter as a way to challenge myself to do sleeves…

DIY Shoe Shelf

I spent the first couple of weeks of the year getting rid of the old and welcoming in the new. In an effort to become more organized and also because I purchased new furniture for my bedroom, I decided to create my dream shoe shelf. I’m a DIY fanatic because I receive so much joy from creating. I’ve always loved creating videos to document different aspects of my life. Although most were just for my viewing pleasure, I’ve decided to begin sharing more of my process with you all. With…