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Give Yourself

This post was going to be called “Give Yourself Permission.” Then something weird happened with my browser window and the draft didn’t fully save. When I opened it back up the title was truncated. It said simply, “Give Yourself.” That’s…

DIY: Easy Fabric Floral Garland

DIY: Easy Fabric Floral Garland

I am currently in the final stages of preparation to attend NCYC 2017 in Indianapolis, IN later this week with my company, Pink Salt Riot. Last night as I sat in my studio furiously doing ridiculous math like finding the…

Finally Feeling Beautiful - JillSimons.com

Finally Feeling Beautiful

My story is like so many little girl’s in our modern image saturated culture – one of constant discontent with my reflection that led to struggles with food, self-esteem, and friends. In elementary school I already began to realize that…

DIY Tshirt Yarn - JillSimons.com

DIY: T-Shirt Yarn

I am so thrilled to share all kinds of fun and beautiful recycling projects with you in the coming months and this one just had to be the first. I discovered t-shirt yarn about 3 years ago and instantly fell…