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31 Books That Will Help You Better Understand Mental Illness And Disorders

Whether you live with mental illness or know someone who does, these books might help you make sense of it.<p><i>Always consult with your doctor about your personal health and wellness. BuzzFeed posts are for informational purposes only and are no substitute for medical diagnosis, treatment, or</i> …

20 Creative DIY Projects That Only Require a Sharpie

Sharpie markers are one of the most versatile DIY tools you can get your hands on. They are easy to use, fairly inexpensive and are available in a huge range of colors from neon to metallics. Plus, they’re great for any surface and are permanent on even the most hard-to-mark surfaces. Whether you …

Wall Art

9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

Books

Yes, You Can Make Your Own Crop Top

B + C fans – are you ready to take your sewing skills to the next level? In Sewing 101 we showed you how to make a simple maxi skirt from jersey fabric and now it’s time to create a matching cotton crop top. In this tutorial we will show you how to measure and create your own pattern that will fit …

Sewing

These Jeans Come in 400 Sizes!

“I just really love shopping for jeans,” said no one ever. Right up there with swimsuits, the jeans category has got to be one of the most despised for women everywhere. There are just so many sizing variables — waist, hips, thighs, butt, calves. It’s enough to make anyone flee to yoga pants on the …

Clothing

DIY Cross Stitch Pillow

Hexagon Colour Block Cushion

If there’s one thing any abode needs it an abundance of cushions and my apartment is no exception.<br>So here is another to throw on the pile!<p>What you’ll …

Tutorial: Boxy cosmetic bag

Tutorial: Boxy cosmetic bag<p>Stef from Girl. Inspired. shows how you can make this boxy cosmetic bag. Fusible webbing between the outer layer and the …

DIY: KOOB (The Best Lawn Game. Ever.)

Every once in a while, you discover one of those things that changes how you have fun. That’s probably about to happen for you.<p>This is one of those …

Dip Your Chips Into These 15 Creative Salsa Recipes

While it might be easy to grab a big ol’ jar of pre-made salsa from the chips aisle at the grocery store, we all know it doesn’t quite taste the same as a flavorful and fresh homemade salsa. From diced tomatoes with fresh fruit to spicy peppers and vodka (yes, vodka!), the sky is the limit with …

Cooking

50 Outdoor Games to DIY This Summer

Summer days are perfect for little-to-no-skill-needed lawn games with family and friends in the backyard. Most of these games are easy and inexpensive to make and they all would make great party games for any occasion. Whether you’re looking for an old classic, entertainment for your outdoor …

Home Depot

16 Creative Ways to Use Basil Pesto

Every time we come across a jar of pesto, we have the strong urge to eat it by the spoonful. It’s so darn delicious! Mixing together basil, olive oil and toasty nuts creates that perfectly balanced sauce that we all know and love. If you’re like us, you probably have a jar of it in your fridge, …

Cooking

diy animal birthday candles

When Jenny from Hank + Hunt posted this DIY on The Sweetest Occasion, I just about lost my mind (along with everyone else). Possibly one of the …

Spring Cleaning Just Got Cute With DIY Slouchy Storage Bins

Just because spring cleaning is a seasonal chore doesn’t mean it has to be boring. That’s because you can stash your stuff in style instead of splurging on bins, baskets and boxes that don’t fit in with your decor. Simply put your fabric scraps in the “keep” pile and use them to make a slouchy …

Sewing

How to Repurpose a Bubble Mailer Envelope as a Tablet Case

Got a stack of bubble mailers left over from the holidays? Use one as a tablet case! Line it with fabric inside and out to give it the transformation of a lifetime.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Bubble Mailer ( 10.5in. x 11in. )<br>• fabric<br>• adhesive<br>• Buttons ( 2 )<br>• needle & thread<br>• Ribbon or String ( approximately 8 …

Decorations

Brit + Co

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Essential Oils

fashion friday- wood rings

You've gotta know by now that I LOVE finding ways to use natural materials in my creative projects! A while back I made rings out of rocks and now …

Making Batik Fabric with Crayons

This is a great way to make your own brightly colored <b>batik fabric</b> using <b>crayons</b>! A vintage craft come to life!<p>I’m always looking through my <b>vintage</b> …

Are Tin Cans the New Mason Jar? 13 Tin Can DIYs

Craft projects can get pricey. But let us tell you something you don’t know. You likely have unsuspecting supplies lying around your own home… specifically, in your garbage. After your next batch of chili, peel the label off that can of beans, and you have yourself some mighty fine crafting …

Chemicals

How to Use Your Knitting Skills to Literally Save Penguin’s Lives <3

Can’t. Type. Too. Heartbroken.<p>This is our version of the Sarah McLachlan ASPCA PSA, folks, so listen up and keep the tissues handy. Do you own knitting needles? Do you have a heart? Put both of those things to good use and create some sweaters for penguins who need them.<p>No joke, the Penguin …

Knitting

Show Off Your Sign With Zodiac Constellation Wall Art

One of our favorite things about nail string art is that it’s one of the easiest projects to personalize. And while we’ve created our fair share of custom signs using just nail and string, we haven’t ever thought of tackling that <i>other</i> kind of sign with this DIY basic… until now! Introducing Zodiac …

Wall Art

DIY Copper and Cotton Macrame Wall Hanging

Macrame is having a serious moment in the world of DIY. It’s an old school craft, made popular in the ’70s billed as a quick and easy way to create textiles for the home. Today, it’s taking a new turn in the form of metallic hanging planters, neon fabric bowls, and now, this stunning Copper and …

DIY

7 Pushup Variations You Need to Try

Do these moves to boost your upper body burn<p>Pushups give you so much bang for your buck. They not only work your chest, but you’ll also feel the burn in your shoulders, triceps, and your entire core. But doing the same exercise all the time gets boring. Want to change things up? Then click through …

Workouts

can i kick it?

You don’t mess with perfection, and Vans gets that. After all, it’s tough to find a sneaker that beats the classic slip-ons, Sk8 hi-tops, or Old …

Brit + Co

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Beauty