Shaggy rag rug tutorial - I am committing to doing this - great use for fabric stash or up-cycling old sheets. Hardest part will be in actually finishing - doesn't look complicated itself, just timing consuming
Consider gold a neutral: Tory Burch Mira Ballet Flat. AB-bought these in brown in resoled them twice and they are still my go to flat for the warmer months. Wish I had gotten it in the gold/pewter color that season.