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The DIY Wedding Projects That Are Actually Worth Your Time, According To Brides

It's not really a secret that weddings can be super expensive: from the venue to the custom invitations to the catering, there's a lot of stuff to pay for. Unfortunately, not every proposal comes with a winning lottery ticket, and there's absolutely …
By Laken Howard

12 DIY Projects That You Can Sell For Cold, Hard Cash

So you miraculously found yourself with extra time on your hands. Although you could use it to sleep, read, or (god forbid) socialize, you and I both know that's not the capitalist, American way. It's time to explore the wonderful world of DIY projec…
By Claire Warner

Next Time You're Feeling Down, Try These Mood-Boosting DIY Projects

When you're feeling sad it can be tempting to crawl into bed and wallow in your feelings. You feel worn down and distraught, so why do anything else? While this outlook is tempting, and there can be benefits to wallowing, it's also important to take …
By Sarah Fielding

13 Tools Every Grown-Ass Woman Needs In Her Home

Living alone as a millennial woman takes a little bit of preparation. Sure, being your own roommate has its perks — like not putting on pants for most of a Saturday — but in order to truly be the master of your house, there are a few tools that every…
By Melanie Mignucci

Why You Need A Disaster Kit, & What To Put In It

Hurricane Harvey has devastated Texas, and wildfires are threatening 200 homes in Los Angeles amid triple-digit temps. Natural disasters are pretty much a given with global warming on the rise, but most people aren't prepared for them, according to U…
By Brandi Neal

11 Most Inspiring Dorm Rooms (That Will Make You Want To Redo Your Actual Grown-Ass Home)

As summer draws to a close, college students across the country are busy moving in and decorating their new dorm rooms. Although most dorms end up serving as glorified repositories for ramen wrappers and half-empty cans of Natty Light, some students …
By Madeleine Aggeler

This Machine Lets You Make Your Own Custom Sheet Masks

When it comes to DIY beauty, things can get a bit messy. From egg hair masks to honey facials, there's a lot of dripping parts that no one really wants to deal with. Thankfully, this viral gadget lets you make your own custom sheet masks almost flawl…
By Shea Simmons

11 DIY Lollipop Recipes To Make For National…

From Dum Dums to Tootsie Pops, lollipops were probably a big part of your childhood. But who says you cannot enjoy them as an adult? Making homemade lollipops for National Lollipop Day is the perfect excuse to feel like a kid again. The holiday, whic…
By Kirsten Nunez

13 Home Remedies That Actually Work

Anybody can pop into a drugstore to pick up pain medication or a skincare product. But if you know how to make remedies at home that actually work?Well, that's when you can officially consider yourself a self-sufficient adult. While it's obviously OK…
By Carolyn Steber

This DIY Unicorn Frappuccino Is Year Round Magic

Now that the Starbucks Unicorn Frappucino is officially a thing, the Internet has been freaking TF out. But like all good things, this mystical creation is limited edition. (Of course.) It doubles as the perfect excuse to learn how to make a DIY Unic…
By Kirsten Nunez

13 Unique Easter Party Ideas For 2017

After a long winter of staying in, spring is finally here, and with it came the perfect excuse for getting out, getting together, and celebrating: Easter. This year, beef up your festivities by going beyond the standard egg dying with these unique Ea…
By Sadie Trombetta

Jonathan Scott's 7 Tips For A Better Night's Sleep

As amazing as sleep is, for so many of us it can feel almost impossible to get a good night's rest. In honor of National Sleep Awareness week, Jonathan Scott, star of HGTV's Property Brothers, has some bedroom design advice to help you get a better n…
By Chanel Vargas

I Turned Markers Into Nail Polish Remover Pens

If there’s one beauty tool I’m dependent on, it’s nail polish corrector pens. I'm constantly coating my cuticles in various shades of red and pink when I paint my nails. So, anything that helps make the process a little easier is a serious lifesaver.…
By Emma Matthews

How To Add A Brush Cleaner To Your Makeup Palette

Plenty of innovative beauty products have already hit the market this year. There are makeup sponges that resemble bra-inserts, color-changing nail polish and my personal favorite, eyeshadow palettes that feature built-in brush cleaners. In fact, th…
By Emma Matthews

14 DIY Beauty Tools To Make Your Own Products

Designing your own skin care products has never been easier, thanks to online ordering and a variety of apothecary stores dedicated to supporting your endeavors. Even if you aren't looking to start your own business, there are 14 tools essential to m…
By Kristin Collins Jackson

Here's How To DIY A Makeup Pad Dispenser

Recently, I’ve been trying to organize my makeup drawer. It doesn’t take much for it to become messy, and I’ve been on the hunt for some cost-effective ways to declutter it. Thankfully, Instagram is always on hand to help, especially, with this home…
By Emma Matthews

How To DIY A Brush Cleaning Mat For Less Than $5

Cleaning makeup brushes is one of the things I despise most, which is why I've been on the hunt for some affordable tools that make the process a little easier. One of the most popular brush cleaning products I came across during my search was the Si…
By Emma Matthews

How To Create Homemade Body Scrub Cubes

In my opinion, the winter season sucks. It's bitter cold and if you suffer from dry skin, you know how heartbreaking it can be to constantly splurge on tub after tub of body scrub. After all, the effective ones aren't always cheap, and there are many…
By Emma Matthews

A Simple DIY Mozzarella Recipe To Help You…

Jan. 20 is National Cheese Lover's Day, the annual food holiday that celebrates all things creamy, gooey, stringy, and delicious. If you're planning on observing this delicious day of dairy, there's no better way than trying a simple DIY mozzarella r…
By Sadie Trombetta

11 Easy & Delicious Holiday Drink Hacks

Beverages are a huge part of any holiday celebration. And if you are still rounding up your party menu, it helps to learn about some clever holiday drink hacks to make them stand out. These quick and easy ideas are helpful when you don’t have the tim…
By Kirsten Nunez