Month: December 2014

New Years Eve Outfit Inspiration

With all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, lets not forget one of the biggest celebrations, New Years Eve! I like to plan my outfit at least a week in advance so I’m not scrambling around the night before. I put together some outfits to inspire you within the next few days to help find the perfect New Years outfit to shine in! Let me know what you end up wearing for New Years, as I would love to see what you guys wear!:) I’ll be posting a picture after New Years to share with you my outfit and how I rang in the New Year! Cheers, Xo Britt I wore a fitted, high neck white dress from Tobi xo

Holiday Treats

Tis the season to indulge in delicious, decadent desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth. My family and I love baking throughout the holidays and today I am going to share with you four of my favourite holiday desserts. THE PERFECT MAPLE FUDGE One of my favourite favours is maple and this is by far the best fudge recipe I have ever tried. My mom bakes this every Christmas and it’s defiantly a crowd pleaser in my family. 64 servings     Prep: 10 minutes   Cook: 20 minutes plus cooling Ingredients 1 teaspoon plus 1 cup butter (divided) 2 cups packed brown sugar 5oz evaporated milk 2 teaspoons maple favouring ½ teaspoon vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon salt 2 cups confectioners’ sugar Directions  Line an 8 inch with foil; grease foil with 1 teaspoon butter or use a loaf pan for thicker fudge Cube remaining butter. In a large saucepan, combine cubed butter, brown sugar and milk. Bring to a full boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Cook 10 minutes, stirring frequently. Remove from heat Stir in maple flavouring, …

DIY Prada Art

Today I’m going to show you how to create the above Prada Marfa artwork. One of my all time favourite television shows will forever be Gossip Girl, which inspired the idea for this painting. For those of you familiar with the show, there is a massive Prada painting in the Van Der Woodsen penthouse, which I fell in love with (see photo above). So, after years of looking where to buy a replica and having no such luck, I finally decided to take on the challenge of creating it myself. It took a lot of patience and 2 days to complete. However, the finished product is super satisfying and glamorous. To begin you will need the following items: A canvas (I used a 36” by 42” canvas, but you can scale it down to fit your space) White and black paint Paint roller/ fine paint brush A Sharpie Masking tape A pencil A ruler Step 1 Prep the canvas by using a roller to paint the surface and the sides. I like a roller better …