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MY NAME IS KARA AND I HAD A MISCARRIAGE

  In most healthy women the average is about a 15-20% chance [of having a miscarriage]. –AmericanPregnancy.org   My Personal Experience After trying for a couple of months, my husband and I found out we were pregnant with our second child. This is Camden, our first child, back when we […]

A Painted Refashion

Hello! Today I’m going to share a refashion I did with paint that I originally wrote for brassyapple.com.  Sometimes I get weird ideas and just run with them.  This was certainly one of them. I got this white blouse from a yard sale held by the Orem High Ballroom Dance […]

$1.25 Red Carpet Dress

A while ago I hit up a high school marching band yard sale in Orem.  It was there that I scored 9 yards of black fabric for $1.25.  It was a cotton knit, so the possibilities were endless. Fast-forward four months, Provo City and Allegiant Air threw a family-friendly red […]

Estate Sale Refashion

If you are a follower of Brassy Apple, you may have already seen this refashion a few weeks ago.  Today is my day to share it. This little refashion that began at an estate sale.  I’m not usually a fan of estate sales seeing as how, in general, someone literally […]

DIY Stretchy Lace Skirt

I was really excited when I found some stretchy knit fabric in the remnant section of the fabric store.  I was even more excited when I found matching stretchy lace there too.  I immediately knew I wanted to make a cream lace skirt.  You may have seen the other lace […]

Easy and Versatile

Every 2-4 months I go through all my clothes and find piles of stuff I don’t wear anymore that I give away.  I feel like things come in and out of style so fast, it’s hard to keep up.  I want to buy stuff that will last, that’s versatile, and […]

The Dark Side

I have a love/hate relationship with self-tanner.  On the one side, it hides imperfections and provides a healthy glow, on the other side, it can look completely unnatural and splotchy and rival the smell of a toxic chemical spill.  Nevertheless, like a cookie in my pantry, I can’t seem to […]

California Trip

My little family just came back from California where we celebrated my husband’s graduation.  Here are some of the highlights. Cam and his cousin sharing a stroller.  They’re only 4 months apart and looked so stinking cute sitting side by side. Camden’s little cousin is sad because he scratched her […]

The Hideous Dress Returns…

After posting about how I made the skirt above, my dear friend, Amy, dared me to wear the ugly top to church.  I was planning on throwing it away, but thought the challenge would be hilarious so I accepted. Sunday morning I decided to throw the top on backwards and […]

Pleated Dress Refashion

I was so thrilled when I came across this hideous dress for 50 cents at a garage sale.  Why? Because it was screaming to be transformed into a pleated skirt and I had been wanting one forever! When I saw this dress, what I really saw was the potential to […]

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