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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, Home & Decor

Home DIY: Antique Chair Makeover

Antique Chair Makeover DIY

Summer is the perfect time to tackle a painting project! A fresh coat of paint can do wonders to an old piece of furniture. While visiting my boyfriend’s parent’s cottage, this wooden antique chair caught my eye. It was sitting oh-so-inconspicuously in the corner of one of the guest bedrooms. I love its classic shape with the windsor carved legs and backrest. Lucky us, his parents let us give this little chair a new home. Me and my boyfriend have…

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Beauty, DIY, Fashion & Style

DIY Roundup: 7 Fun, Summer DIY Fashion Ideas

summer DIY projects

The temperatures are scorching, and the bright sun is shining–which means there’s no better time to show off your sizzling sense of summer style. It’s time to get crafty! Here are my 7 of my favorite summer DIY fashion ideas.  1. DIY Cut Off Denim Denim cut offs are a staple to every summer wardrobe. Now everyone knows how to make cut off denim shorts from and old pair of jeans, but adding a little lace can be the finishing touch!…

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Beauty, Nail Tutorials, Tips

Nail Art Tips for Painting Stripes

Nail art tips for painting stripes

Nail art tips for painting stripes I’ve been doing a lot of crazy nail art lately. So this week, I decided to go for something simple and classic. To welcome the Fall season, I’ve chosen to use a pretty caramel shade highlighted with a gold stripe. Like anything, nail art requires practice, in fact a LOT of practice! Drawing straight lines with a nail brush is no easy task. I had repaint a few my nails just to get them.…

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Beauty, DIY, Nail Tutorials

DIY: Adorable Polka Dot Nails

DIY: Easy Polka Dot Nails

In the spirit of summer, I’ve decided to keep the summer fun going with a fun colorful polka-dot manicure. The finished look of these nails really remind me of Dippin’ Dots ice cream. It’s a fun, playful look and super easy to create! To create this fun polka dot nail art, you’ll need few colors of nail polish (4 in my case) and a dotting tool (or just use a blunt toothpick.) You’ll just want to start off with 2…

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