Lucy Ghauch

108 Added | 4 Magazines | 1 Like | 7 Following | @lucyghauch | Keep up with Lucy Ghauch on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Lucy Ghauch”

9 Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>These mix-it-yourself cleaners use environmentally friendly ingredients — like baking soda and vinegar — and are quite inexpensive. If you've run out of your favorite cleaning solution, don't run to the store; try one of these …

45 Stunning Engagement Rings That Won't Break the Bank

Ahh, engagement ring shopping: the only singular event that is likely to give one gender heart flutters while simultaneously giving the other heart</i> …

How to Feel Full After Eating a Salad (For Real)

The word “salad” brings to mind “healthy,” “diet,” and “what I wish I craved instead of deep dish pizza.” One word not on that list? “Filling.” Sure, …

Tip of the Day: A Super-Creative Way to Wear Your Scarf

<b>Tip of the Day:</b> If you like the poncho trend for fall, but don't want to invest in the outerwear piece, drape your favorite scarf over your shoulders …

11 Affordable Pieces That Will Make Your Outfit Look Expensive

We’re always on the hunt for ways to make an outfit look more chic, elegant, and yes, expensive-looking, but nothing’s better than being able to …

The #1 Day-To-Night Bag Every Girl Should Own

Every girl knows the perils of having to swap a daytime purse for night. You’re bound to forget something essential—your ID, a favorite lipstick, or …

Tip of the Day: Punch Up Your Outfit With a Pop of Red

<b>Tip of the day:</b> Enliven your look with a bright red top in a sleek silhouette. Pair it with a midi-skirt and slip-on sneakers for a fashion-forward …

3 Casual and Carefree Outfit Ideas for Fall

Sure, experimenting with layers, proportions, and textures for fall is fun, but sometimes, you just want a look that’s casual, easy, and …

Your Ultimate Fall Shopping Guide

Fall is prime time for fashion folk—the September magazine issues come out, everyone feels inspired fresh off Fashion Week, and you have a bonafide …

The Best Jeans Under $100, All in One Place

Looking for a budget-friendly way to update your denim collection? We've rounded up 19 options under $100 to help you out, proving you don’t always …

17 Tiny Bedrooms With HUGE Style

List-Worthy

Don't Spend More Than $100 on These Pieces For Your Home

Sign up for our newsletter and receive exclusive stories, breaking news, sale alerts and much more straight to your inbox!

14 Sleek Blazers to Look Put Together Instantly

If your 9-to-5 look needs a little extra excitement, might we suggest you peruse today's slideshow? Scroll down to shop 14 of our most beloved …

You-But-Better-Beauty Products for Your Wedding Day

You know those little characteristics that are just quintessentially <i>you?</i> Maybe it's your fiery red hair or your super pale skin. Whatever it is, don't try to cover it up on your wedding day — accentuate it! These beauty products will help you fall in love with your features — and be your best you …

Your 15,000 Dollar Wedding Budget: Where Should the Money Go?

Planning your dream wedding takes a lot of effort — from finding the perfect venue and selecting your wedding dress to crafting your invitations and tasting countless cakes, you should be prepared to make tons of decisions. But the first decision you absolutely have to make (after saying "yes", …

Creative Wedding Centerpiece Pictures from Our Facebook Users

Photos (clockwise from top left): Courtesy of Stephanie Frady, Mallarie Cash, Marina Zurcher, Trish Tawfik<p>When it comes to your wedding centerpieces, remember to inject a little personality and creativity. So much of your wedding is focused on your style and taste that it's more than okay to think …

Maid of Honor Etiquette Questions

<i>There's no doubt that being a bride's maid of honor is a huge undertaking, and therefore, there are plenty of duties that come with the job. From outlining the maid of honor's traditional responsibilities, to tough situations like who to choose and how to deal with distance between you and your</i> …

Everything You Need to Know About Picking Your Wedding Ceremony Music

You know the right music can make or break your reception, but did you know it’s just as important for your ceremony? Music serves to set the tone, stir up emotions, and share a message with your guests, so picking the right processional and recessional songs is key—as is making sure they’re a good …

4 Common Wedding Planning Disagreements Couples Have with Their Parents

Ahh ... compromise. It's a word that all happy couples understand well, but when it comes to wedding planning, often it's not with each other that they have to compromise, but with their parents.<p>Regardless of where you and your parents may fall on the Bridezilla/Momzilla scale, there will be times …

Astilbe in Wedding Flowers and Bouquets

While you may not have heard about this flower, pretty astilbe, recognized by its showy plume of feathery flowers, is a bloom brides need to know about. Astilbe comes in many beautiful shades, like pale pink and cream to deep red, and the graceful blooms will add a romantic and slightly whimsical …

How to Not Lose Your Personal Identity When You Get Married

<i>Sherry Amatenstein is a New York City-based marriage therapist and author. Here, she shares her top tips on how to maintain a sense of self in your married life.</i><p>The intensity of wedding planning and beginning a life together can lead to the sensation of the two of you being one person; of your …

Should You Let Your Husband Look At Porn?

Whether they cop to it or not, most men have watched pornography — and there's no guarantee that their viewing habits will change after your wedding day. "Given that marriage is the culmination of a longer-term relationship, there's no reason that marriage should change pornography consumption," …

Tips for a Successful Wedding Tasting

<i>Whether your wedding venue is providing catering or you're using an outside vendor, most reliable caterers offer potential clients tastings of their food, from hors d'oeuvres to main courses — and it's a good idea to take them up on it. The tasting has become increasingly important as couples</i> …

5 Things to Communicate to Your Wedding Photographer

Some people think photography is the most important part of the wedding day. The pictures and videos that capture the exact moment you say "I do," exchange your first kiss, and begin your first dance are going to be displayed all over the walls of your home, social media and will definitely be the …

Stained-Glass Wedding Cakes

If you're looking for a unique wedding-cake design that will still majorly impress your guests, check out these incredible stained-glass cakes. Whether inspired by an antique Tiffany-glass lamp or perhaps a window from a Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece, a stained-glass cake will never fail to draw a …

A Quick Guide to Common Food Restrictions at Weddings

Planning a wedding reception menu isn't always as simple as "chicken or fish?" With many people observing dietary restrictions, there's a lot to consider from what kind of sauce to use to what's in your cake. Food restrictions are also not something to take lightly, as most stem from health, …

An All-'80s Wedding Music Playlist

Let's face it: When it comes to wedding music, the '80s is quite possibly the decade that lends itself best to a rockin' reception. From timeless power ballads (hello, Bon Jovi's "I'll Be There For You") to fun, peppy tunes like Cyndi Lauper's "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," it's hard to imagine a …

The Weirdest Wedding Gifts Brides Received | Brides

Of course, nobody gets married for the presents. The most important thing is that your loved ones are there to celebrate with you. The gifts are just an added bonus. You appreciate the present you do get, of course, but every once in a while, one just makes you go, "Hmm." Here are some head …

How to Get the Wedding Flowers You Want

It's important to clearly communicate your vision to your florist to make sure you get the wedding flowers you've always wanted. And while Pinterest boards and magazine tear sheets will certainly help convey the look and feel you're going for, it's also crucial to use the right words and language …

Thinking About Sending Out Wedding Announcements? Here's What You Need to Know

*We may be living in an increasingly digital world, but there’s nothing like a wedding to get you to turn away from the screen and get back to paper, stamps, and mailboxes. Take the wedding announcement, for example. They’re a lovely way to include everyone who wasn’t invited or couldn’t make it to …