DIY: Leather & Lucite Tray.


  Hey guys! Today I'm excited to finally unveil one of 3 DIY's that I created in a sponsorship with Apothic Wines, a California based wine maker that is known for their signature blends. The DIY's range in complexity, but we figured we would start with the simplest and work our way up! They are all things you can make at home, and that … [Read more...]

DIY: Bri’s Tumbling Block Gold Leaf Table.


Do you guys remember Bri Morris's awesome blog called Me, You and a Wiener Dog? The blog was hilarious, plus Bri is a genius and meticulous DIYer. Anyway, she shuttered her blog and doesn't miss it (!!!) but we still keep in touch via instagram. I saw her process shots of this amazing piece and asked her to share it with us on Sketch42! Here is … [Read more...]

Weekend DIY: Colorblock Toms.

DIY Colorblock toms

Remember my DIY splatter paint Toms from last year, HERE? Yea, those were cool. I wore them so much that they all but fell apart. I tried to wear them last week and noticed the sole of one shoe was missing. Oh well, I needed a new pair. Hmmm.... what should I do to them? I didnt want to do the same thing over again, and wearing Toms is basically … [Read more...]

DIY: Faux Clay Malachite

faux malachite

Last week Jenny posted a round up of some of her favorite faux malachite DIY's HERE. Most of them were paint based, and it got me thinking- HEY, I can do that! And quickly too. Most of them were paint based DIY's but I wanted to use one of my favorite materials- polymer clay aka SCULPEY. This is so easy, its literally child's play. Basically, … [Read more...]

DIY Pantone Paint Party: Rock the Casbah Tray.

pantone paint party sketch42

Hellooooo, so here I am with my first DIY in a while, courtesy of Pantone's My Color paints. When they asked me to participate in what is basically a roving DIY blog paint fest- of course I said yes. A painter doesn't say no to free paint. But then it was overlapping with Passover and I wasnt sure if I could do it... but they graciously moved the … [Read more...]