DIY Christmas Tree Headband

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A few weeks ago, I came across the cutest Christmas tree headband at Forever 21. Instead of purchasing it, I challenged myself to make it!

Of course, I have to share the tutorial with you. This Christmas tree headband can be worn at a holiday party, while out shopping for gifts, or even on Christmas Day as you relax with family. It will put you in the Christmas spirit! Continue reading “DIY Christmas Tree Headband”

5 Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes

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Photo by Gustavo Scafeli on Unsplash

Halloween is on Wednesday, then … it’s finally Christmas!

*cue Let It Snow by Boyz II Men*

BUT, before I get ahead of myself, let’s make sure you have a costume. In today’s blog, I’m sharing 5 DIY Halloween costumes that can be made at the last minute. They are all headbands, so do not worry about creating a full look. Simply pair the headband with a cute hairstyle and outfit!

Enjoy your Halloween festivities. Afterwards, meet me back here to celebrate the most wonderful time of year! Continue reading “5 Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes”

DIY Flower Cat Ears

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I have one Halloween tradition. That is to shop for half-priced candy on November 1st. I just don’t have the “let’s celebrate Halloween” bone in my body. Blame it on my parents. As a child, I was not allowed to dress up and go trick or treating. Instead I watched “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” and passed out candy to the children who could participate.

I do, however, admire the effort that people put into their Halloween costumes. I have seen Starbucks Frappuccinos, donuts, Solange look-a-likes, and Emojis. The ideas are exceptionally creative.

While I still cannot bring myself Continue reading “DIY Flower Cat Ears”

7 DIY Projects To Try In July

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It’s July! We are more than half way through 2017. Can you believe it? A new month brings new opportunities for growth and creativity. This includes the chance to try new DIY craft projects. Here are seven home décor, office space, and fashion DIY tutorials to get you started. Continue reading “7 DIY Projects To Try In July”

My Top 10 Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers

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The most popular blog post by far on Sharifa Creates has been My Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers. In it, I only listed three vloggers, so I’m back with a full list of 10! Hopefully this list will help you to learn everything you need to know about sewing and garment construction. Continue reading “My Top 10 Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers”