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41 Beauty Products That "Really Work," According To Pinterest. Make Your Own Egg Geode Crystals. April 4, 2012 Do you love crystals?

Make Your Own Egg Geode Crystals

Are you looking for a creative way to color Easter eggs? How about a little kitchen science to kick off the spring weekend? This activity covers all three. How To: Hair Bow. A few weeks ago I posted a picture of a hair bow I did on a bride.

How To: Hair Bow

After I posted the picture I got a lot of emails requesting a step-by-step for it. So I made one! 1. Begin by taking one small section of hair from each side of your head. The bigger the sections, the bigger the bow. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Bella 'Breaking Dawn' Makeup Tutorial. DIY Sharpie Dinnerware. 10 Popular DIY Ideas From Pinterest. Over the past few weeks, our Cool DIY Projects board on Pinterest has exploded - from a few thousand followers to now over 160,000.

10 Popular DIY Ideas From Pinterest

We've collected around 200 pins so far, creative ideas that run the gamut - from drinks and desserts to costumes and crafts. More than anything, they're ideas that just inspire us to live more colorfully. Today, we highlight 10 of them that seem to be quite popular, that is, they're the ones that have hundreds of likes, comments or repins. While clicking into some of these images provide step-by-step instructions, others just stand as a source of inspiration. DIY Daisy Lollipops. Posted on July 4, 2012 by Christina Daisy lollipops?

DIY Daisy Lollipops

Who knew? Sibylle from the awesome blog Funkytime (she’s also got her own magazine too!) Was kind enough to share this tutorial for making daisy lollipops with IW readers. DIY Ring Bowl Made from Oven-Bake Clay. Posted on September 13, 2012 by Christina I have done countless DIY projects over the past four years, and honestly, this DIY ring bowl is one of my all time faves.

DIY Ring Bowl Made from Oven-Bake Clay

Why? It’s easy. 50 Places You Can Learn to Code (for Free) Online. If you’re curious about learning a programming language then you’re in luck: there’s no shortage of resources for learning how to code online.

50 Places You Can Learn to Code (for Free) Online

University-level courses, tutorials, cheat sheets, and coding communities all offer excellent ways to pick up a new language, and maybe even a new job, too. Read on, and you’ll discover 50 great places to learn how to code, for free, online. Homemade Hair Treatments - At Home DIY Hair Treatments. Eggs, yogurt and honey are, at first glance, all components of a tasty breakfast—but they also happen to be hair treatment ingredients, and affordable, all-natural ones at that.

Homemade Hair Treatments - At Home DIY Hair Treatments

And they're not the only ones. Did you know, for instance, that the oils in avocados more closely resemble our own skin's oils than any product in the beauty aisle does? Step-by-Step: Hunger Games – Katniss Everdeen Hair Braid. With the release of the much anticipated movie The Hunger Games, we decided to do an inspired hair tutorial on how to do the braid that Katniss wears in the Arena.

Step-by-Step: Hunger Games – Katniss Everdeen Hair Braid

It’s also known as a dutch braid, the only difference is it’s curved. The dutch braid is extremely simple, it’s the same thing as a French braid the only difference is you are pulling the pieces of hair under the braid, instead of over the braid like you would in French. Below are steps on how to get the look yourself! Happy Hunger Games! STEP 1.) STEP 3.) STEP 4.) How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color. We love using chalkboards as backdrops for displays and parties (like this one here!).

How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color

So we were super excited to learn that you can create your own custom colors-and it's really easy! We first learned how from Martha Stewart whose tutorial you can read here. She recommends that you use latex paint, but we tried it out with acrylic paints with much success. Ultimate Wedding Planning Resource Connecting Brides and Wedding Pros. We love pumps (So sexy!).

Ultimate Wedding Planning Resource Connecting Brides and Wedding Pros

We love sparkly things (Ooh shiny!). So it shouldn’t be a surprise that we would love sparkly pumps! Glitter pumps are all the rage right now in the fashion world and we couldn’t be happier. How to Store Vegetables & Fruit Without Plastic. So you've got all these great fruits and vegetables and now we're going to help you keep them at their freshest with these tips. These tips are from the Berkley Farmer's Market which is a Zero Waste market! Here is a printable PDF of their original tip sheet. In the works here at Washington's Green Grocer is a switch from plastic bags (although we use as few as we can get away with, while still keeping your produce from getting battered on it's way to you) to only recyclable paper and reuseable cloth bags!

How to Store Vegetables without Plastic Artichokes‐ place in an airtight container sealed, with light moisture. Asparagus‐ place them loosely in a glass or bowl upright with water at room temperature. Avocados‐ place in a paper bag at room temp. Arugula‐ arugula, like lettuce, should not stay wet! Basil‐ is difficult to store well.

Beans, shelling‐ open container in the fridge, eat ASAP. Giant Paper Rose Flower. Silk-Dyed Eggs {aka TIE-Dyed!} I posted this tutorial a few years ago and it has become somewhat of a tradition to bring it back every year! One of our family Easter traditions is dying eggs with pieces of silk. I saw a cute lady show Martha how to do it a few years ago and I ran upstairs right then to steal a tie! It’s way cooler than those cups of neon liquid that end up all over your clothes, your furniture and your hands plus it gives you an excuse to rid a man’s closet of ugly ties. Here’s the run-down: You need 100% silk for this to work. I try to find an assortment of colors and patterns.

15 Chic and Creative Ways to Tie a Scarf. How to tie a half-bow scarf To tie the half-bow scarf, you should first loop the scarf around your neck and tie once– like the first step of tying your shoelaces. Then, take one side of the scarf and make a one loop, as if you were only tying one side of the bow on your shoes. 25 clever ideas to make life easier. Via: amy-newnostalgia.blogspot.com. For the Home / Make your own hemp lanterns. Watermark Tee by Sweet Verbana. How To Use A Sock To Get Beautiful Curly Hair Without Heat. D.I.Y. Curls // How To Rag Roll Your Hair. I love the look of naturally curly hair!

My sweet friend, Katie, told me about rag rolling. DIY - MAKE YOUR OWN WAX FOR HAIR REMOVAL - Fashion + Beauty on Shine. GUEST POST - thebeautydepartment.com. Photos by: Kathleen Bly post designed by kristin ess Mad love for our first guest post winner, Taylor Nick!!! Tickled Red — 12 Days of Christmas – Make Your Own Adornament. What the heck is an Adornament? Water Marble Tutorial. Supplies: orange stick or... Water Marble Tutorial. Supplies: orange stick or toothpick, shot glass or cup (the smaller the circumference, the less polish you end up wasting), room temp. water, nail polish, tape (optional, but it helps with the clean up) How To… Amazing Glaze: Pet Tag Memory Pendants & Other Decal Charms. My Decal Penny Pendants project has become one of the all-time most popular posts on JSIM.

To extend that project a bit further, I thought creating pet memory pendant charms would be really lovely. I still had our late dogs’ tags tucked even after 10 years, I guess you just don’t throw those sweet little things away. Based on the instructions of the Decal Penny Pendant project HERE, I made various charms today. Look for vintage decals in antique shops, or shop Ebay, Etsy, RubyLane even Amazon.com using keywords such as: vintage decals, Meyercord decals, flower decals, water-slide decals, etc. I keep a tiny salt spoon handy to use with my Amazing Glaze Enameling Resin, which also comes in bulk. And this one in memory of Annie. DIY Wrap Bracelet.