Juliet Hughes

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Almond Butter Cookies From Scratch (+ Gluten Free!)

Take your homemade almond butter to the next level by making almond butter cookies! Add coconut butter, brown sugar, and lemon zest to get this gluten-free delight.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Homemade almond butter (or organic almond butter from the store) ( 8 oz. )<br>• Coconut flour ( 1/4 cup )<br>• brown sugar …

How to Make No-Sew Scalloped Ombre Pillows

We have a serious beef with decorative pillows. Sure they’re pretty, but often times too pretty to touch. What’s up with that? So we set out to create a throw pillowcase that not only looked super stylish, but was also 100 percent inviting, and we have to say, we’re pretty thrilled with the results …

How to Upcycle Old Magazines Into Wall Art

So we’ve already shown you how to repurpose your old stacks of magazines, but in case none of those tickled your fancy we’ve got one more DIY for you. DIY silhouette wall art! Ta dah! This DIY Basic is super simple. In just five easy steps you can create wall art that is fun, original, and packed …

DIY Basics: Paint Swatch Wall Art

This DIY basic is a cheap and easy way to amp up bare walls. Just arrange a variety of paint swatches to fit a frame and overlay with vinyl letters.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Large frame with paper insert<br>• pretty paint chips<br>• double-sided tape<br>• squares<br>• vinyl letters appropriate to the size of frame or …

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How to Master the Smokey Eye: 10 Smoldering Tutorials

If there’s one makeup look you <i>need</i> to master this Valentine’s Day, it’s most certainly the smokey eye. Combining the boldness of the classic red lip with the flirty vibe of soft, romantic hair, the smoldering smudge across the lid is, for lack of better words, totally freaking hot. Learn how to …

20 Fancy Lace Dresses to Get Wined and Dined In

You can probably tell by now that we’re laying out all of our Valentine’s Day outfit options before we choose a clear winner. So far, we’ve ogled at Little Red Dresses and snatched up the most colorful wrap dresses around, but we still feel like there’s uncharted styles left to explore. When we …

10 Smoothie Recipes That Won’t Pack On the Pounds

We love smoothies, but if you expect us to be all “strawberries-and-kale this” and “blueberries-and-bananas that,” stop expecting. Instead, ready your blender and grab a bendy straw. From mojitos to Almond Joys, we’re taking you on a nutritious tour of smoothies that we swear are actually good for …

Make This Glitter Dipped Monogram Letter

Do the dip with this easy DIY that combines two of the things we love most: glitter and monogram letters! It would add an extra special touch to any wedding or baby shower.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Glue<br>• Cardboard Monogram<br>• Paint Brush<br>• Glitter<br>• Paper plate<br>• Matte finishing spray<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on …

15 Simple DIYs to Repurpose Those Old Stacks of Magazines

I don’t know about you, but I hate throwing away old magazines. I love to have the ability to look back at spreads for inspiration. However, they start piling up and take up a great deal of space. We’ve found 15 great repurposing DIY projects for all those magazines that are getting dusty. So go …

Pucker Up! 9 DIY Lipsticks, Stains, and Glosses to Try Before V-Day

If you’re planning on doing a fair share of puckering up exactly one month from now, then it’s time to start thinking about your Valentine’s Day lips. Going for a classic red? A super trendy berry stain? Or staying with a silky gloss? The possibilities are pretty endless—but you don’t have to run …

Make These Now! Blow Box Party Lights

We are obsessed with these colorful party lights made out of origami paper boxes that grip onto a strand of fairy lights. We might stop what we’re doing and make these right now!<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>origami paper<br>• light strand<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on A Subtle Revelry

Tree house!!

For those of you who don’t know how amazing my husband is, here is a glimpse.<p>He has almost single-handedly remodeled our house, room by room, over …

Pretty Bathroom Jars

I'm in love with the new shower curtain I bought for my kids bathroom. (target) The colors and design are just too fun. I decided to ...

diy color block clock

the other day i picked up one of these wood clock faces at the craft store with no idea of what to do with it – so i just decided to paint half! i’d …

30 Pumpkin Recipes You Can Make All Year Round

It’s no secret that we <i>love</i> pumpkin around here, bringing you tons of ideas for drinks and sweets and even dog treats. Today, we’re all about the less-saccharine side of pumpkin, and we’ve scoured the web to bring you 30 terrific savory pumpkin recipes. Of course, we still have you covered in the …

We’re Giving Away a Box of 5 Perfect-Fitting Bras!

When it comes to online shopping, finding your perfect fit online is always a gamble. You never quite know how the garment you’re ogling on screen will look on your body, even for the most basic of fits. Luckily, retailers have started to take note, resulting in some pretty cool digital tools that …

5 Super-Skinny Smoothie Recipes

OK, the stats are in: 100 percent of us love smoothies.<p>Fine, I made up the stat. But—while I'm sure there are some who are smoothie-averse, there's so much to love about smoothies. They're easy, they're filling, they're delicious—and, with the right ingredients, they're healthful and can even help …

Pimp Your Smoothie: Low-Calorie Smoothie Recipes

Smoothies are an easy way to eat more fruit. Give these five under-300-calorie concoctions a whirl, and sip your way to a slimmer body<p>Blend in! A Penn State study found that people whose smoothies were blended for five minutes ate 12 percent less food afterward and felt fuller than those whose …

11 Hearty and Healthy Smoothies

Who says smoothies are just for spring and summer? The health nuts in us say smoothies are the bee’s knees all year around. As we move into the full-fledged holiday season, we could all use a healthy breakfast option a few days a week. Here are 11 such recipes we’re bookmarking this month.<p>1. Apple …

DIY Basics: Watercolor-Inspired Throw Pillows

Sometimes we see a technique that looks so cool and easy that we just have to try it ourselves. On today’s docket: re-making Radical Possibility’s “zero-effort” watercolor-inspired pillows using tools you can find lying around your home. Open your medicine cabinet to find cotton swabs and rubbing …

20 Fall-Ready Long Sleeve Dresses

Whether you’re a fan of the trend or not, there’s no denying that long sleeve dresses are everywhere this season. We love them because you can skip an extra layer like a cardigan or blazer. And before you call all long sleeve dresses dowdy, we’ve found several that make up for total arm coverage by …

20 Ways To Look Lovely In Lace

During a time of year that’s known for edgy leather and warm plaids, it’s quite a surprise that lace has made its way to the forefront of fall fashion. But thanks to this latest trend, the season is looking more lovely than ever! Ready to look effortlessly elegant? Check out these 20 charming ways …

10 Time-Saving, Weekday Breakfast Recipes

Mornings are hectic enough, and sometimes making breakfast is the last thing you can manage. But skipping breakfast won’t get you very far during a busy day. Give yourself a leg up on the week by prepping breakfasts ahead of time or by making things you can take on the go. We rounded up 10 options …

Made Us Look: A Portable Darkroom for Printing Smartphone Photos

We’re suckers for the whole digital going back to analog thing, and the photography department is no exception. We’ve swooned over a portable film scanner, the Impossible Instant Lab that turns your digital photos into instant photos, and are always up for a new way to repurpose our printed photos. …

The 2013 Glammy Awards: The Best Beauty Buys of the Year

Presenting <i>Glamour</i>'s ninth annual beauty poll—in which regular, product-obsessed American women (casting 410,000 votes since 2005!) name the best hair, makeup, nail, and skin buys...

An Abs Challenge As Easy as ABC and 1-2-3

Throw a little fun into your workout! These moves are best tackled with a friend because they're silly—but also effective. This routine is all about …

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5:2 diet: healthy fasting recipes 250 calories or less

<b>Read our comprehensive guide to the 5:2 diet</b><p>All recipes serve one, but can be multiplied up.<p><b>1. Scallops with pancetta and leeks</b><p>Scallops are good news for fasters, with relatively few calories but lots of flavour.<p><b>Boys’ perk:</b> add an extra slice of pancetta<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>2 paper-thin 8g slices of pancetta …

15 Hair Hacks that Take Less Than 5 Minutes

During those occasional mornings when the snooze button gets the best of you, don’t worry about being a bed head the rest of the day. If you don’t have time to do our favorite DIY hairstyles, try these 15 hair hacks that all take <i>less than five minutes</i> to do! It’s a go-to guide for looking fabulous …

It's National Cheesecake Day! 5 Healthier Recipes to Celebrate

Dear cheesecake: You are so creamy, so dreamy, so cool and lovely...it's no wonder we have a national day dedicated to you. (Hey, that's today!)<p>But a slice of the usual variety can run as high as 710 calories and 29 grams of fat (<i>all</i> of them saturated), so rounding up a few healthier ideas is …

Summer Makeup Tips: Our Favorite Melt-Proof Beauty Picks

Cosmetics and high temperatures have never really been the best of friends. So now that summer is upon us, what’s a beauty lover to do? Nobody wants …

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