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Do It Tuesday

Tea Bags

YOU WILL NEED:

  • Cheese Cloth or Nylon
  • Sew Tools
  • Tea
  • String
  • Card Stock Paper
  • Construction Paper
  • Pen/Pencil
  • Shears
  • Rotary Knife
  • Ruler
  • Prep: Prewash fabric in hot/warm water

IMG_2714-1-1024x683Fold the piece of fabric in half to double it and measure in 2×3 inches. Use a ruler and rotary knife to cut the fabric. Pin the pieces together.IMG_2770-1-1024x683Lower your presser foot and needle into the fabric. Set your machine on zigzag, then sew  forward. Push the reverse button and sew backwards. Repeat 2-3 times for security. Sew 3 out of 4 sides with a zigzag stitch, starting 1/2 on and 1/2 off to close the bag.IMG_2735-1-1024x683Fill bags with 1-2 TBSP of tea and cut the extra fabric off. Sew the open end with a zigzag stitch.IMG_2739-1-1024x683Cut squares out of cardstock paper and hearts out of the construction paper.IMG_2747-1-1024x683Thread a needle and pull the thread through the top corner of the teabag, threading it through the tag. Label the hearts, so you can color coordinate all your teas. Enjoy a custom made cup of tea or gift it to a friend! Make sure you seal the teabags in an airtight container with no moisture so it lasts longer.  EASY PEASY!IMG_2798-1-1024x683For delicious tea made by my sister, Melissa Longo, go to her website at www.healfarmacy.com

Fashion Friday

Natalie Beth

Natalie Beth’s jewelry is all hand made. Each piece of jewelry is made using healing stones purchased from Jeanne Russell at Angels Touch Reiki. Wear her jewelry in good health! 

Pink Tourmaline is a gorgeous stone that I  connects to the heart chakra and brings love, comfort, support, and joy to your life. Wearing a Pink Tourmaline stone can help you with emotional and mood related problems while relieving stress at the same time. Pink Tourmaline is also known to enhance creativity. Stay in touch with Dos day Tuesday to start crafting!

African Jade helps broaden the mind on goals and feeds passion for these goals. It also encourages seeing the beauty around you. It is a very calming and soothing stone.

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Fashion Friday

Natalie Beth

Natalie Beth is a local jewelry maker from Los Angeles who a few years ago, began hand-making her own jewelry to gift to her friends. Although she initially only made jewelry as a hobby, Natalie realized that if she opened an online store, it would allow more people to have access to her beautiful jewelry. The jewelry that Natalie sells is completely handmade, and each necklace contains a healing stone that Natalie handpicked from Angel’s Touch Reiki. Check out the video below to get a close up of what’s made for Spring & Summer. 

 

Director/Stylist: Angela Lavelle
Photography: Chase Boyajian
Camera: Brennan Felker
Model: Amanda Godepski​
Editing/Motion Graphics: Chase Boyajian
Assistant Editor: Cody Ward
HMU/Writing Assistant: Elisabeth Grossman