local shop. local spot.


I spotted an Oh Dina! DIY Flower Crown Kit at Lady Luck Boutique in the Hydrostone market and decided to give it a try. And although I do not have an occasion for my creation, it was a lot of fun. I think these kits would make a great gift for little and big people or it’d be a perfect accessory for a flower girl. They’re easy to make and the kit comes with enough flowers and greenery to make your crown any way you want.

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Thank you Miss Margaret Maye (my niece) for modelling.


And to TOP it off… Nicole McInnis of Oh Dina! is a local gal. She’s a milliner with a background in historical costuming from Dalhousie University and Fashion Design from Ryerson University’s School of Fashion. She teaches crown making classes – how fun would that be for a bridesmaid or birthday party?

For those who roll their eyes at anything DIY, don’t worry, Oh Dina! sells stunning crowns already made – you can find them at shops like Lady Luck or on her Etsy store. There’s no excuse… we can all wear flowers in our hair.IMG_3119

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