Melissa Irvin

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25 Midnight-Blue Hair Ideas That Will Inspire Your Next Moody Look

Pastel hair hues are stunning, but we're far more fascinated by the moodier takes on colorful coifs. Emerald dye captured our hearts. Smoky lilac styles mesmerized us. And now, midnight-blue manes are inspiring us to take the plunge into rainbow hair. Depending on how a colorist translates the look …

DIY Apples With Character: ‘Finding Dory’-Inspired Apples

Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory” is now in theaters, and treats inspired by the film are available across property, including this adorable Dory …

Make These Super Simple DIY Candles for Your Squad

One of my favorite ways to gain inspiration is window shopping on the weekends. Recently, I’ve been noticing a bunch of candles that come in adorable containers. I love this, because after the candle is done, you can clean out the wax and use the container as a catch-all dish. We created our own …

Candles

Shower Jelly Is Everything You've Been Missing in Life

Jiggle jiggle.<p>Lush Cosmetics is a genius company that profits off the idea that everyone is a kid at heart and bath time = party time. Case in point: Doing something as mundane as washing your hair is usually zero fun, because you then have to spend a considerable amount of time drying it or …

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Must Try Ancient Greek Beauty Treatments

Common household foods that your kitchen cabinets are seeping with are secret powers that were discovered by the Ancient Greeks. Let’s take a look at …

This Seriously Easy Braid Can Hide Second-Day Hair

<i>For Allure, by Chloe Metzger.</i><p>PHOTO: HANNAH CHOI/ALLURE<p>Braids are kind of the best style for dirty, messy, product-laden hair. And you if you don't believe me, just ask associate digital editor Renee Jacques, who requested that I please braid her hair, even though "it's knotted and filled with dry …

Hair

15 DIY Wreaths to Decorate Your Front Door This Summer

Summer is a host’s best friend. With the late hours of daylight and kids on summer break, it’s incredibly easy to fill up the calendar with dinner …

Stuart Shanker on how to defuse your children’s worst behaviour

Your child is cranky, defiant and driving you up the wall. What's a parent to do?<p>If you've read or received any parenting advice in recent years, you'll have encountered the notion that children and teens can't help it when they throw tantrums and lash out; chances are they're tired, hungry, …

Parenting

Add Some Color To Your Space With These Easy DIY Ice Dye Pillows

Next level tie-dye.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>*Plastic container<p>*One gallon / 3.78 liters water<p>*One cup soda ash<p>*Pillowcase cover or desired linen<p>*Dish drainer or drying rack<p>*One bag of ice<p>*Cold water dye<p>*Measuring cups/spoons<p>*Plastic gloves<p>Inspired by this post.<p>1. Fill a plastic container with one …

Crafting

9 Pretty DIYs for the Weekend

Yay! The weekend is here and it looks like it's going to be a perfect one for making! Here's a few weekend project ideas we happened upon this week. …

Make LEGO-Shaped Gummy Candy With a DIY Silicone Mold

It’s fun to build things with LEGO, but it’s even more fun if you get to eat your custom creations. These homemade LEGO gummy candies are easy to …

Lego

Home | Arts and Classy

September 1, 2018<p>Home Decorating Inspiration For The Fall Season<p>The fall season is upon us and I have been browsing inspiration to decorate my next …

Home Decorating

Here's the rub: DIY is best for your grilling needs

One surefire way to perk up this summer's grilled meals is with homemade rubs and marinades. Most can be made with just a few staple ingredients — all of the recipes below have five ingredients or fewer.<p>Unlike buying store-bought rubs and marinades, making them at home means you control salt, …

The perfect DIY sangria bar for any summer party

Lately I have been trying to make more creative cocktail stations for my parties so when I hosted a Mom's Night Out at my house last week I created this sweet Sangria Bar with a yummy selection of toppings for everyone to garnish their drinks. Key elements to this display are a fun drink dispenser …

AOL

How to make your own bug repellant in a cute mason jar

There's pretty much only one downside to summer: mosquitos. Is it too much to ask to have a meal outside without being eaten alive yourself?<p>Not only does this DIY bug repellant solve the problem of constantly being bitten, but it's also a super fun at-home project for lazy summer days!<p>Watch the …

AOL

14 Backyard Wedding Decor Hacks for the Most Insta-Worthy Nuptials EVER

Boho brides, listen up! If you’re still struggling to find a solid (and meaningful) venue that solves all your garden needs and wants, imagine hosting your wedding day in your very own backyard. With a few DIYs and the easy hacks below, your wedding guests will be super impressed and you’ll have …

Weddings

Mason Jar Light Fixture

I knew Robin at All Things Heart & Home and I were kindred spirits when I first caught sight of her amazing screen porch …<p><i>the screen porch is what</i> …

How to Make Garden Art Treasure Jars

Turn old jars into magical garden treasure jars with this simple, frugal project.<p>I may receive a commission if you purchase something mentioned in a …

Decorative Diffuser-Homemade & Inexpensive | The How-To Home

$1.00 DIY Decorative Diffuser<p><i>I love candles but good ones are expensive and with small children safety is an issue. A nice, fragrant, decorative</i> …

Rustic Fall Centerpiece Tutorial - Love of Family & Home

<b>46</b> Flares <b>46</b> Flares ×<p>Hey Friends!<p>Did you all have good weekend?!<p>I wanted to share another Fall Centerpiece Idea with you today. This one is super easy …

This DIY Woodland Wedding Looks Like Something Out Of A Fairytale

You'll fall in love with this whimsical wedding. 👑<p>Once upon a time, a bride and groom got 200 of their friends and family together in the woods of Mendocino, California for a four-day festival of friendship, love and nature.<p>The result was the magical fairytale wedding celebration you see …

Valentine's Day Paper Straw Easel Craft for Kids

<i>This Valentine’s Day decorative paper straw easel and darling crayon resist watercolor art would make the perfect takeaway for any kids Valentine’s</i> …