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The Power of Painter's Tape, as Proven By These DIY Coasters

One sees a lot of coasters out in the world: monogrammed, stamped, embellished with a city map, a drinking quip, or covered in pretty paper. But when I spied a set of simple painted wooden ones in the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston's gift shop, a DIY dawned on me. There was something so …

Crafting

The 35 Top Dorm Room Hacks on Pinterest

With the start of a new school year fast approaching, many of you may have dorm decorating on the mind. Whether you’re excited to meet your roommates or can’t wait until you can deck out your new space, come fall, you’ll be more than ready to take on this new adventure. To help you get there, we’ve …

Say Goodbye to Soggy Cover-Ups With This DIY Beach Towel Poncho

Let’s get real. Bathing suits don’t always dry as quickly as we’d like them to, and sometimes we need to head to the bar before our bikini top has had time to stop dripping after an ocean dip. We all know what happens next: We put on a shirt and walk around with two big wet spots on our chest. Not …

DIY - Easy Cedar Wall Planter - Quiet Corner

This simple cedar wall planter is great for herbs or spring flowers.<p>TOOLS<p>Pocket Hole Jig<br>• Drill<br>• Miter Saw<br>• Tape Measure<br>• Pencil<br>• Safety Glasses<br>• Hearing …

How to Create a Pull Through Braid Without Braiding

This pull through braid technique allows you to create the look of a French braid on yourself or your kids without braiding at all. If you can create a ponytail, you can replicate this hairstyle in minutes. As far as hairstyles go, it doesn't get much easier than this.<p><b>To create this look we</b> …

Simple Wedding Decor Ideas: 7 Ways to Pull Off a Minimalist Wedding

Lots of bling and over the top everything used to be the end all be all of weddings (and in many respects, still is), however we're starting to see a brand new trend take front and center in the wedding world that's inspired by the modern movement in interior design. Think clean lines, less clutter …

Scott Thrift's Today Clock

Designer Scott Thrift has been reimagining the way we convey and perceive time for years now. In 2012, he released ThePresent: a wall clock with a colorwheel face that represents all 365 days of the year. ThePresent's dial reflects the changing seasons and its message was clear: be patient, we are …

Watches

37 Bathroom Design Ideas to Inspire Your Next Renovation Photos

Whether you’re making small upgrades or going for a full overhaul, a bathroom renovation can make a big difference in the feel of your home (and its future resale value). So it’s no wonder that along with the kitchen, this practical space often takes top priority when it comes time to remodel. But …

Challenging Color Test Hides Letters in Plain Sight

How well can you see color? Perhaps you’re a pro with one hue, but differentiating between two is a whole other story. To challenge your abilities, Buzzfeed Blue has created a short video with a simple test: identify the letter that’s hiding within plain sight.<p>The video features four rounds of two …

Design

Couple "saved by selfie" in England's Peak District National Park

Reaching into five counties, and seeing more than 10 million visitors each year, the Peak District offers some of the most amazing views of the …

17 Fresh Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Summer

When you close your eyes and picture your favorite summer activity, you probably smell coconut sunscreen, toasted marshmallow and tropical fruit. If you’re looking to get that smell going early in your very own home, you’ll need to toss out that half-burned pumpkin spice candle and switch out your …

Lyfe from Flyte allows houseplants to hover in the air like drones.

You know you’ve seen one too many Kickstarter proposals when the sight of a levitating houseplant gives you a sense of déjà vu. The Swedish team …

Backyard Built: 10 Outdoor Furniture DIYs

Many of us have spent the last six months daydreaming about warm weather, so let's spend these last few cool, rainy—snowy?—weeks preparing for all …

Home Depot

How to grow a garden: 3 key factors to consider before you plant

Not all dirt is created equal<p><i>Marie Viljoen's first terrace in Brooklyn measured just 66 square feet, yet she managed to turn the tight space into an outdoor oasis with a small grill, a table and chairs, and dozens of plants: roses, herbs, figs, lilies, strawberries, vines, and more. Her micro</i> …

Taylor Swift Was Maid Of Honor At Her BFF's Wedding And It'll Give You All The Feels

Superstar maid of honor, that is.

Weddings

7-Year-Old Boy with Prosthetic Legs Becomes 'BFFs' with Winter the Tailless Dolphin: 'She's Just Like Me!'

Ever since 7-year-old Braedon Monthony saw Winter the dolphin’s prosthetic tail in the hit movie <i>Dolphin Tale</i>, he’s been longing to meet his …

Selling

DIY This Easy Free People Crop Top and Bring on the Summer Vibes

We’re officially entering June, and that means summertime is around the corner! Can you believe it’s already time to scout Pinterest for your next travel destination and make some essential summer purchases? One of our very fave trends of the season is crop tops. We recently made a no-sew wrapped …

7 golden ideas to enhance your small balcony

If you have a small balcony but want to put it to great use as valuable extra space in your home, don't go anywhere. We have some great ways for you …

Easy & Beautiful: 9 DIY Projects to DYE For

See what I did there?? Dye, while a little scary (it's permanent! it stains things!) can also be a great way to get big results from your DIY …

Blackbirds

16 DIY Wall Planters Teach You How To Greenify Your Home

Indoor planters and gardens are an excellent method that allows us to add some green to our homes. Planters can be displayed in a lot of different …

17 DIY Pillows That Are Too Cool to Be a Square

Squares are cool and all, but when it comes to cuddling up with the perfect pillow, the shape just doesn’t always cut it. If you’re re-doing your cushy textiles, you might want to consider something a little out of the ordinary for that couch, armchair or bed. Forget about all those typical square …

24 DIY Father’s Day Gifts to Start Making Now

There’s something <i>so</i> satisfying about spoiling your old man, which makes dreaming up the perfect Father’s Day gift oh so fun. But, let’s be honest: Finding that <i>amazing</i> gift usually sits at the bottom of our to-do list, and before you know it, Dad’s Day is *right* around the corner. Instead of …