Make Pretty Pouches to Store Your Treasures | Part 2

Hello! I  have the second part of the leather pouches tutorial ready for you! I’ve been using them to store my business cards, iPhone and headphone cables. It does feel good to be more organized… View Post

Make Pretty Leather Pouches to Store your Treasures | Part 1

Who doesn’t love little pouches to put in their purse and feel a bit more organized? These are made of soft leather, faux suede cord and a few studs.  Let me show you how to make these.  Materials… View Post

Geometric Beads Hair Ties DIY

Who doesn’t need extra hair accessories? It seems like I’m regularly losing my hair ties, and searching for one inside a pocket or my purse. Inspired by a previous craft, I searched for fold-over elastic and a… View Post

You can make this yourself: DIY Leather Scarf KIT

Hello readers. Happy Friday! I have good news for you, first Congratulations to Becky Bonarek,winner of the giveaway for Darby Smart DIY Leather Scarf KIT. Have you purchased my kit yet? If so, would you be… View Post


I am elated to share with you that Darby Smart has launched my first DIY KIT featuring my infinity leather scarf! I’m honored to be part of Darby’s Smart designers, please pinch me now… So… View Post

From Pillow Cover to Modern Ampersand Handbag

It feels like summer here in Seattle, and I was inspired to design a light weight handbag with supplies from a Darby Smart Kit I had not used yet. The kit came with all the… View Post

Accessories: DIY Leather Scarf

Have you ever been so excited about a craft you just can’t wait to start and finish it? I’m telling you; my heart was beating fast while I was figuring it out how to make… View Post

Quick Craft: DIY Leather Cuffs

Have you worked with leather materials before? This is my first craft working with leather and a few silver studs. I found my supplies during one of my outings at Ben Franklins in Redmond. If… View Post

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