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DIY, Home & Decor

15 Super Chic Ikea Hacks

15 chic ikea hacks to revamp all your furniture

With our up coming move in December, I’m super excited to get decorating in our new place. One of the things I love about Ikea furniture is its simplicity and clean lines. It makes a perfect canvas for personalizing your furniture pieces to make them all your own with a little bit of creativity and flare. So for this post, I’ve put together a roundup of some of my favorite Ikea hacks to share with you. 15 Incredibly Chic Ikea…

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DIY, Fashion & Style, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Fashion: 3 Dainty Wire Jewelry Tutorials

DIY dainty wire jewelry tutorials

Make your own wire jewelry with these simple how to’s: Lately, wire has been one of my favorite jewelry materials to work with. There’s just so many so many possibilities!  It’s particularly love it for making dainty jewelry. So today I bring you three easy DIY jewelry ideas that offer crafty fashionistas ways to make their own designer-inspired accessories. Supplies: 20-gauge jewelry wire Jewelry glue Faux pearls of different sizes Tools: Wire cutters Pliers Midi rings have become a new fashion…

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Beauty, DIY

DIY Homemade Lip Balm

Make this easy DIY iip balm yourself!

Get the perfect pucker with this rich, nourishing DIY lip balm!  While we all love a good strong lip, sometimes we crave something lighter for a natural daytime look. Give your lips the perfect flush of color for a beautiful, natural look with this easy to make DIY lip stain. Bonus tip: This lip balm also doubles as a cream blush to give your cheeks a tint of rosy color too. Head on over to SheKnows.com to see my full step-by-step instructions to…

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DIY, Lifestyle

Free Printable: 52 Date Ideas Card Deck

DIY 52 Date Night Ideas Card Deck - Free printable!!

One year ago today, my boyfriend of many years proposed to me in San Juan, Puerto Rico. I’ll never forget it. We had the most lovely day, exploring and wandering through the streets of the old city.  At sunset, when we came to rest at a park by the marina, he got down on one knee and popped the question! It was so surreal and I’ll never forget the feeling. I was on cloud 9! Since today marks the one…

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DIY, Lifestyle

Oh how Pinteresting!!

Join me on Pinterest

Today I just wanted to write a quick little post on one of my favorite social networks, Pinterest! First off, you should know that I am a total Pinterest addict. Since I started on Pinterest a few years ago, I have pinned nearly 10,000 pins on my 97 boards. It’s my favorite place to find inspiration for my DIYs, fashion and places to travel. I could easily spend hours pinning away and browsing through images, especially for planning my up coming wedding!…

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DIY, Home & Decor

DIY Seashell Candle Tutorial

Learn how to make your own candles out of seashells

Turn seashells into beautiful candles with this easy DIY. Turn your collected seaside treasures into beautiful decorative candles. These homemade seashell candles can add a beach-inspired touch to your home. They are perfect for summer table settings and add a whimsical, romantic element to your home. They’re super easy to make and only take about 15 minutes to make. Step 1: Prep your materials and tools for your DIY seashell candles You’ll need: Wax candle flakes Candle wicks or tea lights…

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DIY, Fashion & Style

15 Ways To Repurpose Your Old T-Shirts

What to do with old t shirts?

What do with old t shirts? We all have them in our closet, old t-shirts that we never wear, yet we keep for no good reason whatsoever. So why not take them out and refashion them into some fun crafts and useful accessories. Here are 15 great ideas from around the blogosphere to restyle, reuse and rewear your old tshirts in new creative ways. 1. DIY tie dye t-shirt headband Here are 4 creative ways to make a fun tie-dye…

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DIY, Lifestyle, Pets

T-shirt Ball & Tug Dog Toy

DIY dog toy - make this easy no sew ball and tug toy from an old t-shirt and tennis ball!

Don’t toss that old T-shirt! Snip it up to make this DIY dog toy for your furry friend. What are the two favorite dog games of all time? Fetch and tug-of-war! This DIY dog toy combines the two into a fun toy your pup can retrieve and wrestle with. Making this ball-and-tug dog toy is quick, easy and requires no sewing at all. With just a couple of recycled items from around the house, Fido will have hours of enjoyment.…

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DIY, Fashion & Style, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Caged Pearl Necklace

DIY caged pearl necklace

DIY Necklace with Caged Pearl Pendant An elegant DIY accessory features the perfect trend-proof accessory, pearls. This caged pearl pendant is a beautiful piece of jewelry that captures the beauty and simplicity of a single pearl. Head on over to SheKnows.com to see my step-by-step tutorial for this DIY caged pearl necklace. For more DIY jewelry ideas, check out my DIY chain bracelet series! Let’s connect on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Google+ | Bloglovin‘    …

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