Jelise Keating

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Work It: 15 Inspiring Ideas for a Creative Workspace

Last week was all about getting cozy and colorful when you’re vegging out, and this week’s all about finding the perfect workspace. Whether you work at home or at an office, the things that surround you from morning to evening are more important than you think. Here are 15 ideas for creating a …

Wall Art

The Nail Polish That’s Raising Awareness About Sexual Assaults

Could nail polish actually be used as a tool to prevent sexual assaults? That’s what one group of students at North Carolina State University is …

North Carolina State University

Say Goodbye to Ingrown Hairs!

<i>Pseudofolliculitis barbae.</i> It may sound like some kind of medieval torture device, but it’s not—though its effects can feel almost as painful. This …

Skin Care

The 30 Most Delicious DIY Donut Recipes

Why is it that “donut” (or “doughnut” if <i>that’s</i> how you spell it) sounds so much like “do not”? Probably because these decadent morsels are packed with butter and sugar and a slew of other ingredients your doctor advises against. But listen: Diets are overrated, and we deserve a donut or two every …

Dessert

DIY: All-Natural Creams and Salves for Cold-Battered Hands

I know that most people aren’t quite ready to say the “w” word just yet, but that season of sleet and snow will be upon many of us in a few short …

Alternative Medicine

The Ultimate Yummy DIY: Homemade Soda

This is the time of the year where schoolwork takes over your life for two weeks, causes you to go into total panic mode and then everything is …

20 Homemade Masks for a DIY Facial

If you didn’t know how many amazing beauty products you could whip up with the contents of your cabinets, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. We’ve been fans of the DIY face mask for a long time, but we were super excited to get back in the kitchen and curate a whole bunch of new recipes for …

Skin Care

Get Glowing Skin With 5 DIY Summer Fruit Body Scrubs

Whether you are gifting one to a friend or whipping one up for yourself, there really is nothing like a getting a seasonal homemade body scrub! The process of making the skincare from scratch is as simple as beauty DIYs get, not to mention the added bonus of amazing aromas from the …

Skin Care

10 All-Natural Face Scrubs to DIY

Let’s be real, here. Everyone’s favorite part about their skin regimen is exfoliating. It brings new life to your face by rubbing away dead skin and cleansing your pores. But those microbeads in many of the big name cleansers are no good for your skin <i>or</i> the environment. Believe it or not, Illinois …

Skin Care

11 DIY Berry Pink Lip Stains

When the temperatures are sky high, we tend to pass on heavy lipsticks in favor of lighter glosses and lip stains, and here at Brit + Co, we always love a good beauty DIY. Lip stains are the perfect DIY, because they usually only contain a couple of ingredients, and the colors can be completely …

Makeup

15 Outstanding Ottoman DIYs for Your Pad

As urbanites facing skyrocketing living costs and even smaller abodes, we’re constantly on the lookout for stylish furniture that is multifunctional and doesn’t cost a fortune. If you’re anything like us, you love hosting movie nights at your pad (which usually involves five people crammed on the …

Home Depot

3 Ways to DIY Your Back to School Bags

You know how it’s cool to stay in school? Well, it’s also cool to stay stylish and organized in school! ;)<p>Whether you’ve got a little one starting school in the next few weeks or looking to keep yourself more organized as the seasons change, we’ve got a little Sewing 101 just for you.<p>We teamed up …

Sewing

12 DIY Jewelry Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Wear

Christmas is around the corner and <i>gasp</i>! You need gifts for your gal pals. And you’re on a budget. Luckily, we’ve searched the interwebs high and low and found some of the best jewelry you can DIY that your friends will be proud to wear. Let’s start with necklaces!<p>1. Prairie Feather Necklace: Isn’t …

Jewelry

Free pattern: Slouchy sling bag

Samantha from At Home with Mrs H shares a free pattern for making this slouchy sling bag with a fold over toop. It has two large darts to shape the …

Tutorial: His and hers laptop sleeves

Nicole from The Felted Fox shares a tutorial showing how to make a pair of his and hers laptop sleeves. Both are made from felt and have sleek, …

DIY Clutch in less than 15 minutes :))

How to Make a Handbag - Purse Patterns - How to Sew a Purse

Kennedy Bag Free Pattern

Handmade Holidays is right around the corner but we have an early gift for you today! Sara Lawson from Sew Sweetness has a new book coming out on …

DIY Skater Dress

Sew a 'cheat' version of a skater dress for yourself using these two tutorials from The Pineneedle Collective.<p>896<p>5025

Simple Skirt Pattern

The most wonderful felt robot Tutorial

Zaira of “Mango and Passion Fruit” is Brazilian, but lives in London with her husband since 2008. She is sharing this adorable “felt robot Tutorial” …

Tutorial: 30-minute tube skirt

Ashley from Make It and Love It shows how to make a simple stretch knit tube skirt. It has a wide (2″) elastic waistband that’s enclosed in a casing. …

DIY Necklace & Bracelets

A really quick and easy diy project with video tutorial. Make your own black necklace and bracelets and wear them all day!<p>249<p>1079

DIY | 12 Leather-inspired projects to try this summer - http://www.poppytalk.com/2013/07/10-leather-inspired-diys-ideas-to-try.html … #DIY

DIY Hardware Store Bracelets

These bracelets are one of my favorites styles of hardware store themed bracelets I have seen. Look at how colorful and trendy they are! Erin from …

10 DIY Projects to Kickstart Your Creativity

All good things must come to an end, and with the end of summer comes the end of <i>Mashable</i> and The Home Depot's Call to Hacktion.<p>Back in June, <i>Mashable</i> …

40 DIY Leather Projects We Love

Leather isn’t just for biker gangs or pop stars anymore! Once you learn how to work with it, it’s a great way to add a bit of edge to your wardrobe or home and a great way to roughen up some of the more girly elements of your decor. If you’re not into the whole leather thing, but love the look, a …

Jewelry