What I Made: Fiesta Necklaces

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Happy Thursday!

I know I’ve mentioned this before, but I’m that person that constantly says “I could make that!” The first time fiesta necklaces popped up in my Pinterest feed, I knew I wanted some. But when I saw that they were $18 a piece, I knew I wanted to make some.

So what are fiesta necklaces?

As you can see, they’re basically strands of seed beads and tassels.

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The idea is to wear multiple strands at a time, which creates a super fun look!

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My goal was to make five necklaces.

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Gold Foil Tutorial

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Hey Guys!

Earlier this year, I was itching to update the blog logo. I’ve always envied logos with gold foil, but I figured only a Photoshop pro could do things like that. If you know me, then you know that I’m the type of person that is constantly saying “I could make that” when I walk through a store, or when I’m browsing online.

Naturally I went to the craft bible known as Pinterest, and found tutorials using my friend PicMonkey (the free, online photo editor that isn’t complicated). I use PicMonkey to make all of the headers and logos for The Lindsey Vibe. I also use PicMonkey to design the art prints for Freebie Friday!

While I was browsing through tutorials, I discovered that PicMonkey had updated, and that these tutorials were of no use. So today I want to share a gold foil tutorial for the updated version of PicMonkey. Ready?

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