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DIY, Holidays

DIY Cinnamon Vanilla Candle Tutorial

This decorative DIY candle tutorial will have your home smelling like the holidays

It’s not fall without the smell of cinnamon and spice in the air. This season, bring the natural beauty of the season into your home with this easy DIY cinnamon vanilla candle. This candle will not only smell great, but it makes a beautiful decorative piece for your home. As the vanilla candle warms up the cinnamon sticks, your room will be filled with the fall scent of vanilla and spices. Materials and tools: Vanilla candles Cinnamon sticks Thick elastic bands…

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DIY, Home & Decor

20 Free Printable Calendars to Ring In the New Year

20+ free printable calendars! Just download and print!

—————————– Looking for the 2017 version of this post? I have a round up of 25 FREE printable calendars right HERE for you! —————————– 2016 is just around the corner! Along with the new year, comes a fresh start, and of course new calendars, planners and all sorts of fun stationary.  In this roundup,  I’ve put together 20+ free printable calendars for 2016. They’re all beautiful designed and range from weekly to monthly to yearly views, so you can pick…

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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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Wedding

Wedding Series: Building My Wedding Website

We have our dates set and our venues booked! I figured it was about time to build a wedding website. Creating a wedding website is a great way for couples to tell their story and keep friends and family up to date on all the details of current wedding plans. There are many options out there from free to self hosted. Let’s go through them and you’ll find out which one I picked for myself!! (Make sure you scroll all…

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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, 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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DIY, Fashion & Style

Summer Sandals Makeover

DIY Summer Sandals Makeover

It’s officially sandal season again! So get those pedi’s and show off your toes in a cute pair of summer sandals. This year, I’ve decided to take one of my old summer wedges and give it a little DIY makeover. This is great way to revamp your old summer sandals, instead of buying a new pair. I love these wedges and though they still had a lot of life in them, I just wasn’t feeling the fabric patten anymore. So…

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