Monday with Megan: It’s Diamonds, Darling!

Monday with Megan: It’s Diamonds, Darling!


If you’re a girl, than it’s been said this trend is your best friend. I’m talking diamonds. This multifaceted shape has been sparkling on the scene in a big way for a while now, and it doesn’t look like it’s going anywhere anytime soon. So, let’s explore this sparkling trend!

Diamonds in the Home

You don’t have to live in a mine to enjoy the look of diamonds in your home. Here are a few fresh examples of glitzy home decor.

Diamond Pillow by Karmaloop

Shining dreams are sure to be yours as you rest your head on this beauty.


Diamonds are Floor-ever Rug by ModCloth

Dreaming in geometric? This is the rug for you!  (click link to see image!)

Diamond Doors by Anthroplogie

This is like a trip down Memory Lane for me, as my grandma had these lovelies on all of the doors in her home. As a child, I was memorized by them and would run my fingers over them again and again. Someday, I’ll add these to the doors in my own home. Someday…


Diamond Lamp by Luvocracy

You’ve never seen diamonds shine link these lovelies. Aren’t they cool?


Decked Out in Diamonds

Whether they’re sparkling from your ring finger or draped around your neck, it’s easy to add a few facets to your fashion.

Leather Diamond Necklace by An Magritt

Who says you need two months of salary to enjoy a diamond? This site shows you how to make your own… a leather diamond, that is.


Basic Gem Muscle Tee

Shine your brightest this summer in this trendy tee.


Diamond Designing

Here are a few crafting supplies to get your creative diamond deals underway.

Diamond Stamp by Sonstnochwas

Direct from Germany, this stamp really shines!


Vellumptuous Vellum by Cosmo Cricket

When it comes to trends, Cosmo has always been where it’s at, so it comes as no surprise that they’ve got diamonds covered. And gold. And vellum. Oh my!


Date Night Stamp Set by Chickaniddy

If you like it then you should stamp a ring on it.


Diamond Cut File by Cut Two Pieces

Cutting your own diamond takes on new meaning with this free download.


 Diamond Designs

Now that you’ve got gist on designing with the diamond, here are a few doodads you can dream up and add to your “To Create” list.

Diamond Bracelet by I Spy DIY

Who says diamonds have to stick to the digits? Go from your fingers to your wrist with this beauty.


Diamond Tote by WhimseyBox

L-O-V-E this tutorial. All you need is a canvas tote, some paint, and a little washi to create a little over-the-shoulder bling blang.


Diamond Napkins by WhimseyBox

Before you wander away from WhimseyBox, be sure you note this napkin iron-on idea. It glitters and it’s gold!


Diamond Thank-you Favors by Eighteen25

Isn’t this cute? Using the free die-cut file I called out above, this darling design was dreamed up. I mean, Ring Pops! So cute!


Multifaceted Event by Me

Still not sure how to incorporate this multifaceted look into your designs? Why not create a layout describing the story of your engagement? Or your parents’ engagement? That’s what I did a few years ago when I created this page about the crazy day that ended up being our engagement day. I still love this page, because I adore the story behind it, and I’m so happy to be sharing it with you here today.


To conclude this dazzling event, I’d like to leave you with a song from one of my very favorite movies—Moulin Rouge. Enjoy!



~  Megan Hoeppner



Instagram: MeganHoeppner




  1. barbara macaskill May 26, 2014 at 10:26 am

    I love this layout! This is such a great idea and I think I am going to do something similar!! Thanks for the inspiration!

  2. Kathy P. May 26, 2014 at 10:35 am

    What a sweet page…and a sweet story underlying it! So creative!

  3. Val May 26, 2014 at 11:12 am

    I’m definitely not a diamond girl…sorry…

  4. jean marmo May 26, 2014 at 1:16 pm

    My daughter was engaged in october and my son in February so we are all about diamonds!

  5. TracyM #6773 May 26, 2014 at 11:05 pm

    A kiss on the hand may be quite continental but …
    FABULOUS layout Megan – THANK YOU for sharing your special moment and diamond inspiration 🙂

  6. Lynda May 27, 2014 at 10:27 pm

    I enlarged your layout so I could read it. Just a lovely story – & layout!

  7. Kathryne May 28, 2014 at 2:55 pm

    Simply adorable and oh so creative! Thanks for the inspiration!

  8. Renee VanEpps May 31, 2014 at 3:51 pm


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