puce_date Tuesday, May 12, 2015

DIY Bath Shelf – My Personal Spa

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Who here enjoys “Me Time”?  I can’t think of anyone who will turn it down.  A great way to make some “Me Time” is with a bath.  Today I’m showing you how to make your very own Bath shelf.  It’s super easy to make and will change your whole bath experience.  I love having a shelf over my tub.  It’s like my own personal spa.  I get to decorate it with crystals, bath salt, and my favorite candles.  You can also enjoy a glass of wine and read your favorite book.

 

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puce_date Monday, May 11, 2015

DIY Light-Up Flower Frame Backdrop Room Decor | ANNEORSHINE

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Hello everyone!  Spring is here and summer is coming very soon! With the amazing weather there are going to be lots of parties and showers.  I thought about making a decor DIY for you space or declaration at an event.  This light-up flower is the perfect backdrop for the season.  You can make this for a wedding backdrop or baby shower.  Change the colors to fit your theme.  I am in love with this romantic looking flower frame.  The best part was I didn’t have to spend tons of money buying the items.  The flowers around are for sale and the frame was reused from an old picture.  Happy creating everyone!

 

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puce_date Saturday, April 25, 2015

DIY Anthropologie Style Aprons

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Whenever I think of my mum, I see her in the kitchen toiling over some crazy steamy and tasty concoction.  The smells of Vietnamese spices would engulf the kitchen and the noises of kitchen pans and utensils clanging together made my stomach growl.  Her Banh Xeo(Vietnamese stuffed crepes) makes me salivate just thinking about it.  Gosh.  Ok, back on topic.  Mother’s Day is coming up and I started wondering what would be a great gift to give mum.  Flowers eventually die, chocolates end up on the hips and shiny things lay forgotten in the jewelry box.  However, Mom is always seeming in the kitchen, so something that she could use while making a tasty treat would be a delight.  I was in Anthropogie the other day and fell in love with their ecclectic aprons, but wanted something with a little more personality.  I have been loving colorful mono block prints on upholstery fabrics and thought that they would be perfect to make an apron with.  It was just a matter of deciding to stop procrastinating and start to DIY aprons when my friend Elise of MyCupcakeAddiction came by on a stop from Australia.  Both of us wanted to collaborate on Mother’s Day gift ideas and decided to get to work!  Are you ready to make some super cute aprons using either a no-sew or sew technique?  Well, read on!……

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puce_date Friday, April 3, 2015

DIY Cute Spring Theme Cell Phone Cases

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Spring is here and it’s time to refresh the loo of my cell phone.  What I love about these simple covers is how easy it is to change the look of your phone to reflect the seasons, your mood, or what interests you.  In just a few seconds, you can pop on another case and have a completely different look for your phone!  This tutorial works for any phone that you can buy blank or clear phone cases for.  Want to learn more?  Let’s get started!!!……

 

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puce_date Tuesday, March 31, 2015

DIY Cute and Easy Lush Carrot Bath Bombs

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I’ve tried so many different methods of DIYing of bath bombs and I must say this DIY method is the best. You can find most of these ingredients at your local superstore like Target or Walmart. It just takes a little bit of time, but these come out looking so nice that they would be perfect gifts! Why spend $6-10 per bath bomb when you can make your own and have plenty to give to friends and family! This is the perfect Easter gift, or just a great gift for any occasion. You can use this recipe to make any shape you like! I choose carrots since Easter is coming and and carrots are cute!  Want to learn how to make these!  Let’s get started!!……

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puce_date Tuesday, March 24, 2015

DIY Cute Minion & Emoji Easter Eggs

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Hey guys! Regardless if you celebrate Easter or not this is a fun and quick DIY for all who simply want to put a smile on someone’s face. If you follow me then you probably already know, but I love using emojis and I use them all the time. Previously, I did an Emoji Pillow tutorial on which you can find here, but I thought that I could also use emojis to decorate eggs! I also think the Minions from Despicable Me are so cute. I’m excited for the upcoming Minion movie.

This Easter DIY is perfect for everyone in the family to do at the same time! You can do this with hardboiled eggs as well, but if you are Vegetarian of Vegan, no worries, you can use plastic eggs! This is also perfect as an after Easter Egg hunt activity to do after taking the treats out of all the plastic eggs!

 

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puce_date Tuesday, March 10, 2015

DIY Easy No-Sew Drawstring Backpack

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Hey guys!  Ever since I made my last DIY Backpack Decoration video, many of you have asked me to do a tutorial on how to make a backpack. I need a lightweight, hands free bag to carry my necessity when going to yoga or hiking. This style bag is perfect! Today, I am showing you a quick and easy No-Sew tutorial on how to make a drawstring backpack. Check out my video at the end for some ideas on how to decorate and personalize your new bag!

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puce_date Tuesday, March 3, 2015

My Top 9 Life Tips To Destress Your Life

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We all live hectic and busy lives.  Between family, school, work, relationships and just the craziness of the world, it is hard not to build stress.  Stress is an important component of our lives, but it’s easy for us to let it take over our lives.  Too much stress is known to lead to bad skin, poor health, weakened immune system and even a reduced lifespan.  I’ve recently been dealing with a lot of stress between work, life and family and wanted to share with you guys what I do to help me reduce or eliminate my stress level.  So here are my top 9 ways and things I use to help me destress and relax.  Click to read more!

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puce_date Thursday, February 26, 2015

DIY Hack Old Tops: Cute & Easy

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If you are like me, then you have a bunch of tops in your closet that you never wear. I decided that rather than tossing them away, I’d revamp them into something that wouldn’t get left in the closet all year long.  Today, I am going to show you some super cute and simple DIY ways to give those neglected garments a makeover and turn them into new new and wearable tops! Check out these two tutorials and let me know which one you like better!

 

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puce_date Monday, February 23, 2015

Warm & Neutral

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I was feeling super lazy today.  Eric and I had a afternoon meeting.  It was one of those days where you just don’t want to do your hair or take time to draw in your eyeliners.  I was cold and felt like staying in bed a little longer.  When Eric reminded me of the meeting, I had to drag my laziness to the closet.  Lazy day outfit consist of a cozy oversized sweater and coat.  The leather pants and heel booties was to break from looking overly frumpy. What is your out of bed outfit?

Asos Cozy Coat | Shop it Here

Boots by Calvin Klein but this is cute too Here

Zara Faux leather pants | A better option Here (mine was too bunchy)

H&M sweater (not current) | Similar Here

Chloe Sunglasses Here

Celine Bag

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