Since I usually enjoy a light herbal or fruit tea in the afternoon, I thought a decadent, buttery confection would be the perfect accompaniment.
A cake can turn out in so many flavors and tastes but basically is made of the same ingredients. The same stands true for humanity. We come in different colors and flavors, but are all created with the same things and made to love.
The idea of chocolate covered strawberries danced around in my head. I thought how could I take this classic aphrodisiac and make it even more sensual yet scrumptious. I decided to make a rich chocolate cake and fill it with a bright, tangy and sweet creamy strawberry filling.
Original Post: February 6, 2013 I have been really into oversized sweaters/ jumpers lately. It is a really simple concept and outfit to assemble. Simply throw on an oversized sweater and some leggings and you’re done. Simple and yet so chic! A couple of weeks ago I was doing my normal Target stroll, when IContinue reading “Bows Before Clothes”
Original Post: February 8th, 2013 Outfit Details 1. DIY Bow-back jumper (details here) 2. Leopard print leggings 3. Shoes: Dolce Vita “Bella” Suede Platform Pump (purchase here) 4. Clutch: Nine West (purchase simliar here) 5. Necklace: Macy’s 6. Earrings: Charming Charling (purchase similar here)
Original Post: January 28th, 2014 Outfit Details DIY crystallized bralet: link here Black sheer chiffon tunic; forever 21 (find similar one here) Fur shrug; BB Dakota (find here) Faux leather mini skater skirt; ASOS (find similar here) (plus size option) Diamond tights: Santee Alley, Los Angeles (find similar here) Black platform booties; BCBG Maxazria (find similar here)
Original Post: January 28th, 2014 I have been looking this past year for a cute bralet that I can wear under sheer shirts. I have been having some difficulty because all the ones I seem to find are made for women with a smaller bust. I felt that this was fashion unfairness and I decidedContinue reading “DIY: Crystallized Boudoir Bralet”
This past week I had the fabulous opportunity to return to my treasured favorite city in the world, Paris. After a two year hiatus due to the never-ending story called COVID, I was able to book myself a flight and make my way overseas. As previously told in my other posts, since my 30th birthdayContinue reading “OOTDs: Continuing Me Elsewhere”
Hey there my classy comrades!! Welcome to Confections, Crafts and Couture!! I am so excited to finally get this blog off and running. It has been a long time coming. This blog serves to provide you with inspiration and entertainment. It features various items of baked goodies, creative crafts, ideas and fabulous fashion. I provide occasionalContinue reading “Welcome!!!”
I know it to be a very mild flavored fruit that needs some background singers to make to really sing. I decided that these permissions would shine with sugar and spice.