Ashley Erickson

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9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

Interior Design

DIY Fork Ring

If you go to some yard sales you are sure to find some amazing forks and spoons but not always in a set. This tutorial shows you how to make amazing …

5 Must-Visit Botanical Gardens Across The Country

Nature meets nurture at these five otherworldly botanical gardens<p>Mother Nature saves some of her most spectacular creations for this time of year, and these five botanical gardens offer up a bounty crop of flowers and inspiring landscapes. This piece originally appeared on

Botanical Gardens

Learn How to Waterproof Your Shoes! DIY Fashion

DIY Fashion, Studded Bucket Bag Inspired by Alexander Wang

DIY: Gradient No-Sew Vest

DIY Fashion: No sew handbag in 2 minutes (just 1 yard of fabric 44" X 36")

DIY : Boho Fringe Earrings (accessories for spring/summer 2013)

How to make ASOS inspired gold triangle earrings! | Nik Scott

DIY Fashion, Coated Denim Jeans, Fab Flash

DIY Lace Shorts | No-Sew | Free People Inspired

Fashion DIY: Aztec Print Shorts

Fashion DIY How to make a Waterfall Vest Super Easy and Chic Sweater

DIY Fashion: Bodycon Tube Skirt w/ Basic Tee (Sew & No Sew)

Wet Hairstyles - Beach Hair DIY Tips

Tag: DIY

Tisanes: Easy Teas You Can Grow, with 7 Tips from Emily Erb<p>by Ella Quittner<p>Urban Gardening: Shade-Tolerant Herbs to Grow in Your Apartment<p>by Erin …


20 Creative Ways to Make Your Own Pillows

From cool couches to candy cookies, this week is all about movies, vegging out, and getting cozy. How can you properly get all snuggled up without some good looking pillows?<p>Here are 20 DIY pillow projects to add to your homespun home decor to-do list. Stay tuned for our own pillow tricks later this …

Artistic Functionality of Reclaimed Wood Stumps

Using leftover stumps helps refresh a room. They would also be a vivid reminiscence of our place in nature and our power to destroy and care for it. …

Homemade Funnel Cakes!

Funnel Cake!!! This is every bit of all your state fair/amusement park experiences packed into your kitchen. It's awesome. But I do have a few …

Pressed Caprese Sandwich

June 3, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>Pressed caprese Sandwich is everything caprese pressed into a crispy panini. Fresh basil, tomatoes and mozzarella</i> …

Kalitsounia with Herbs

Once again Crete trapped us with its flavors and wild greens.<p>Last year we got in a restaurants some extraordinary kalitsounia with fennel (Foeniculum …

Sour power

I was recently asked what I meant by saying I look for "drama in the mouth" when eating. I certainly don't want every mouthful to make a statement, …

DIY: Rose Petal Ice Cubes

Remember walking around with a pink-stained tongue all summer long? I don’t advocate the return of Kool-Aid to your diet, but if you keep a tray of …

Tap Water

24 Chic DIY Clutches

What season is <i>not</i> the perfect time to rock a clutch? For cocktail parties, wedding weekends, and the like, every stylish gal needs her go-to clutch. But maybe you’re up for a weekend project that doesn’t involve going to 10 boutiques all over the city to find the right one. Maybe you want to make …

How-To: Stella and Dot-Inspired Feather Necklace

Make your own Stella and Dot-inspired statement necklace with this eye-catching feather necklace tutorial from Stacie at Stars for Streetlights!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to Stars for Streetlights to see the full how-to.

Street Style at the Governors Ball

Over the weekend, thousands of music fans braved a tropical storm — and the resulting ankle-deep mud — to attend the Governors Ball Music Festival on Randall's Island in New York City. When we weren't catching sets from our favorite acts like<p>Over the weekend, thousands of music fans braved a …


What He Really Thinks of Your Hair

Have you ever taken a Rorschach test? The doctor shows you "inkblots" and you blurt out what comes to mind. The inkblots measure perception of abstract shapes, tapping into the corners of the mind.<p>Hopefully, guys don't judge a woman by her hair color, but they have perceptions based on culture, …


How Eleonora Carisi Turned Her Love of Clothes Into a Career

Eleonora Carisi's first fashion gig was at age 14, when she started working in boutiques in her hometown of Turin, in Italy's northern Piedmont region. Though she focused on marketing and communications in college, she came back to her first love post-graduation, earning serious fashion cred with …

10 Commandments of Sinfully Rich Hair Color

Ralph Mecke<p>Tempted to try a DIY dye job? Whether you're headed toward blonde, red, or brunette, don't even crack open the box until you've read these expert tips.<p><b>1. HONOR THY hue</b><p>"Use your current color (even if it's dyed) as a gauge when selecting your formula — and never lighten or darken your …