Jasmine McManus

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Laura Callaghan's Moody Girls

Laura Callaghan is a freelance illustrator based in South East London. Her work is hand drawn using a mixture of watercolor, indian ink and minute …

Nature Inspired Autumn Wedding

I’m absolutely beside myself to share with you this styled wedding I recently cooked up. I wanted to create a shoot that focused on the more romantic …


31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects

These are the kind of simple projects for the laziest and most inept of crafters. Even if you can barely operate a drill, you can do most of these projects — and in less than an hour.


10 Surprising Ways to Add Color to Your Home

18 Road Trip Hacks That Will Actually Make Your Trip Awesomer

The Great American Road Trip can become even greater when you tweak a few simple things about your approach.<p>Heed our advice, grab a couple close friends, and get out there on the best trip of your life.<p><b>1. Make a plan, but not a rigid one.</b><p>If you’ve got a time limit (as most road trippers do), it’s …

Time for a Digital Intervention: Seven Spots That Force You to Unplug (Photos)

Digital Detox<p>Time for a Digital Intervention: Seven Spots That Force You to Unplug (Photos)<p>The first step is admitting you have a problem. Then stage …

June 2013

August 2013

Kakenya Ntaiya: Bringing Education to Kenya's Girls

She defied local tradition, got an education, and now crusades to bring the same opportunities to the girls of her homeland.<p><b>Kakenya Ntaiya, a pioneering education activist in Kenya and a National Geographic Emerging Explorer, is one of the Top 10 CNN Heroes for 2013, putting her in the running for</b> …

Left or Right Tail Wags Elicit Different Emotional Responses From Dogs

Dogs can tell which way a tail wags, and respond emotionally to its direction.<p><b>Not all tail wags are created equal. Although a dog wagging its tail may look friendly to us, to other dogs, there is a wealth of information in such a seemingly simple action.</b><p>A new study finds that dogs respond to the …

15 Creative Sign Ideas for the Bar

Point guests to the bar with a custom sign that complements your reception décor. Hint: This is one of those easy ways to display your personal style …

8 Dangerously Delicious Fall Wedding Cocktails

Chilly fall weather is the perfect excuse to create spiced nutmeg-, pumpkin- and maple-infused signature cocktails for your wedding. But don't think …


Good Monday loverlies! Over the weekend I was surprised to find one of my Pinterest photos repinned with almost the same fervor anything hinting …

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Charlotte Balbier Spring 2014 Bridal Collection: A Decade of Style

If you are a bride-to-be who is still searching for the right dress, well then you are in luck. We are taking a minute today to introduce you to a …

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Pretty ice cubes

Photo Fridays | Romantic Styled Anniversary Shoot

I just love anniversary shoots, and this one from Erica J Photography will make you love them too. This adorable couple didn’t end up with many great …

Non-Strapless Wedding Gowns We Love From Bridal Market Fall 2013 (PHOTOS)

The strapless wedding gown may be the quintessential bridal look, but -- if we're going to be totally honest here -- the neckline doesn't work for many brides.<p>Take, for example, busty brides who need the extra support, or anyone who wants to bust a move on the dance floor <i>without</i> pulling up her gown …

3 Fall Color Palettes You'll Love

Fall is here, you guys. And so of course I'm completely loving it. It's no secret that Fall is definitely my favorite time of year. The cooler …

30 Unique Bathroom Ideas to Steal

Boring isn't in our vocabulary.<p>Functional doesn't <i>have</i> to mean boring. These unusual bathrooms feature creative designs and memorable details. For even more inspiration, check out 80 genius bathroom ideas.

Los Angeles

Miosa Couture's Fall 2014 collection is full of illusion backs AND lace embroidery. See more wedding dresses from #pier94 here: http://bit.ly/1ekcHvD (Photo: Todd Matarazzo)

Country-Chic E-Session at Wadley Farms

Leave it to <b>eWatts Photography</b> to give us a bit of country-chic inspiration with this stunning Wadley Farms e-session. If we could sum up a few of our …

Fall in Love | 6 Centerpieces for Fall

This Fall, perhaps more than any other, I'm really enjoying making our house feel festive and cozy. From pumpkins to candles to festive wreaths and …

How to Build Your Vocabulary In 5 Easy Steps | The Art of Manliness

Today, we’re going to talk about removing another kind of filler from your speech (and your writing as well): empty words. Just like empty calories …

Unexpected Color Combos That Actually Work

Outrageous palettes that aren't for the color-shy.<p>Who said that you can't pair pink with red? Or that purple and orange could look so good? These unique room color schemes and paint ideas aren't for the color-shy, but they sure do make a bold statement.

Interior Design

10 Decorating Secrets Revealed

Designers share their top dos and don'ts.<p>We asked designers to share some of their favorite tricks and ideas for putting together a beautiful space. Here, they reveal their top dos and don'ts.

Home Decorating

9 Cozy Gifts Under $50

Warm and welcoming home accessories.<p>Warm and welcoming home accessories — from a tiny teacup to cable-knit vases. These finds are perfect ideas for cozy decorating.

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