Marlena Mayle is a sewing enthusiast from Wisconsin. You can find more of her awesome DIY projects and Care Bears-inspired outfits over at her blog, Self-Constructed Freak.
A super-simple DIY.
This might really be the easiest thing you ever do.
A Weetzie Bat-inspired DIY.
Ethical AND adorable.
Cuter than a button.
For a bracelet, a curtain, a shoelace, whatever.
A mod look to make Peggy Moffitt proud.
Turn your old white sneaks into sources of delight.
Holy smokes, it’s a book AND a bag!!!
December’s theme is TIME TRAVEL. Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!