DIY Scarf: How to make an infinity scarf from scratch

I learned to knit when I was in fifth grade and ever since then I have loved making random things like bags, scarfs, and (attempting) sweaters lol. So, one day I was on Pinterest looking for knitting patterns for infinity scarfs and I came across a video for crocheting, which looked WAY easier than knitting. I of course immediately started looking up YouTube videos to see if it was going to be something I could even teach myself to do and sure enough it was surprisingly easy!

That day I went to Michael’s craft store and I got a crochet needle set and some yard and I started following a YouTube video on how to make a baby blanket. It was tricky at first to understand all the terms and to figure out what I was doing but literally after like 2 rows muscle memory takes over and you coast from there. I wish I could remember the actually video I used but I can’t. Although, if you just type in the YouTube search “crochet for beginners” or “Learn how to crochet” a bunch of videos pop up that are super helpful and go step by step. I think this is the best way to learn because you can pause the video and rewind a bunch until you get it. I did this twice, both times making a blanket because it was a simple square pattern.

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Fall Fashion

Part 2 in the “Fall Series” is FASHION!

The best part about fall season is cooler weather and fun layering of clothes with comfy sweaters and high boots. I love embracing the season with adding some changes to my wardrobe. I figured I’d share with you all the things I keep in my closet for every fall season, because honestly they are just so comfy and adorable I look forward to wearing these items every year. Plus, the best part about all these fall fashion finds is that they are pieces that can be worn for many seasons to come. Consider this like your fall fashion capsule wardrobe.   So let’s dive in and check them out.

Here are my Fall Fashion must-haves! Click the image to shop the look:

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It’s Fall Ya’ll

Fall is finally here, and I could not be more excited! This is by far my favorite time of year. I love the warm colored leaves, the cool weather, pumpkin everything, the décor, and the fashion of course. I’ve been getting so excited seeing all the fall décor everywhere and just felt so inspired I decided to do a Fall series.

First up in the series, décor! Here are some of my favorite things to transfer your home into a Fall fantasy on a budget.

 

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Casual Date Night Look

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1. Knox Rose   2. Vera Wang   3. MaddenGirl   4. Express Jeans


Hi there! So recently I had a date night with my husband and thought I would share the look with you! I’m in love with these causal loose fitting tops from Knox Rose. This is a brand from Target stores and it is so affordable and so comfy. Pair that with my all time favorite classic mid-rise dark Express jeans and you got a perfect match! Also, these MaddenGirl heels are not the exact ones as the one featured in my picture, but they are a very similar design if you wanted to try them out. Finally, the purse in the picture was something I got years ago and is no longer sold, however, I found this Simply Vera Vera Wang purse and love it! I think this purse would also pair perfectly with the look. Plus the detail is just fabulous! You can find all these looks on ShopStyleCollective.com. So if you are looking for inspiration for your next date night outfit, look no further than this comfortable, stylish look.

xo,

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You’re Making Me Blush!

I’m not sure why, but lately I have been in a blush color everything mood. I mean from my accessories to my clothes, everything I’m drawn to is blush color. I think it’s just such a feminine and sweet color without being too bright pink and in your face.

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Blue Stripes & Pink Flamingos

Lately, I have been on a huge flamingo kick. I have just been loving everything flamingos and I swear it all started when my husband got me this adorable Kate Spade purse. It has become one of my favorite bags to pair with outfits! I find that I love just throwing together these simple and comfortable outfits in these crazy hot summer days and the pops of pink are my absolute favorite. So I wanted to share with you this simple look and where to find it!

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