Marlena Pope is a sewing enthusiast from Wisconsin. You can find more of her awesome D.I.Y projects and Care Bear-inspired outfits over at her blog, Self-Constructed Freak.
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!!!
How to make a cut-out-valentine shirt.
Aaaaaaah, so cute.
Shine on, you crazy diamond-legs.
A super sparkly DIY.
It’s surprisingly easy.
Your neck will feel naked after you read this.
May's theme is HOMESTRETCH.
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!