Melessa Smith

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George's "Soft Modern Mix" Room

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:GeorgeLocation:Wilmington, DEDivision:LightInspiration for my palette:Our post and beam house was very dark …

Before & After: Subtle & Smart Changes to a Thrift Store Shelf --> http://on.apttherapy.com/UThT7l The refresh of this little shelf shows off the power of small changes...

The 10 Best Nail Colors To Try This Fall

How To Be Happier In Just One Minute

Could your happiness depend on one simple question?<p><i>"Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others" - Marcus Tullius Cicero</i><p>When you're feeling stressed, frustrated, dissatisfied, ask yourself this: am I thinking about what's wrong? Or what's right? The answer to this …

Meet The New Denim Wash: Indigo

This fall, denim is staying true to its roots.<p>Instead of looking for a new cut or artful distressing to update your denim supply, take a look at a vintage wash re-emerging. Denim designers from Prada to Nasty Gal are taking it back to denim's roots with the true blue indigo washes of the '70s. This …

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The Truth About Co-Washes

A new batch of cleansing conditioners claim to wash your hair—sans harsh soaps and detergents. Here's what you need to know.<p>Let's start with the basics. Detergents and soaps—the cleansing agents in most shampoos—are great at lifting oil and dirt off the scalp and strands. The problem is, they're …

35+ Tips, Ideas & Savvy Secrets for Your Next Thrift Shopping Trip

(Image credit: Bethany Nauert)<p>Poking through old furniture, stumbling on vintage gems and turning the corner to face a used piece of art that looks …

Repair Your Summer Hair! How to Get the Most Out of Your Deep Conditioner

After months of hitting the surf and soaking up the sun, this weekend is the perfect time to give your hair a little extra TLC before the autumnal …