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Want The Perfect Lipstick? Try BITE’s Lip Lab in NYC. Stella’s haul from BITE Did you know there is a place in New York City that will whip up any variety of lipstick you want in under 20 minutes?

Want The Perfect Lipstick? Try BITE’s Lip Lab in NYC

BITE Lip Lab in Soho is bringing us the future of makeup shopping with a walk-in mixing bar, at which you can get the ultimate custom-made lipstick shade that’s really you. I’m not just talking reds and pinks—this place has every shade of the rainbow, plus four formulas to choose from and six different scents. Fresh moulded pigments categorized by shade The BITE Lab has been around since early last year, but the modest-sized space was renovated recently.

Ranging from $36 to $48 apiece, a custom shade at BITE won’t set you back more than any luxury brand lippie would. The Challenge. Sifang Museum. Intricately Detailed Hand Drawn Map Of New York City. Homemade Baby / Makeup Remover / Cleaning Wipes! - All for the Everyday - DIY Lotion Bars. Thanks for stopping by!

- All for the Everyday - DIY Lotion Bars

This blog is now continuing over at All for the Memories (where you can also find this recipe and others) I'd love if you followed me there! Also find me on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. I love natural products + I have very dry skin. DIY Cage Bra. DIY Cage Bralette. Maybe it’s a little too late in the year to be thinking of summer dresses with exposed backs, or extreme 80’s tank tops with giant arm holes… but I’m very excited for warmer weather!

DIY Cage Bralette

Because I made this little beauty: …and now you can too! Normally I don’t wear bralettes, but lately I’ve been bitten by the Nasty Gal/Brandy Melville style bug and I’m stepping out of my comfort zone with this. 6 Life-Changing Beds For Your Tiny Space. DIY Beauty Gifts – YouBeauty. Gorgeous Mac Screen Saver - Weather, Time, Date. Romanian designer Stefan Trifan has created this ultra sleek screensaver for Mac.

Gorgeous Mac Screen Saver - Weather, Time, Date

The screensaver displays your city, weather, time, and date, and includes custom minimalist black and white icons. You can download it for free here. Share With Your Friends. DIY Wrap Bracelet - Honestly WTF - StumbleUpon. You should all know by now that we are all about stacking bracelets on our wrists.

DIY Wrap Bracelet - Honestly WTF - StumbleUpon

The more, the better. In fact . . . the most, the best! With that being said, we’ll show you how to master a version of the ever so popular wrap bracelet. A Look Inside the Home of Artist Laurie Frick. Domestic Imperfection — Decorating for the rest of us. Wooden Welcome Mat. Chain Link Bracelet (Part 1) I have been really inspired by chain bracelets lately.

Chain Link Bracelet (Part 1)

Here is the first of 2 chain bracelet DIY's. When I saw this beautiful Marc Jacobs bracelet (here), I instantly knew what my next DIY would be. I love the gold chain against the elastic band. It feels chic, yet casual. Chain Bracelet (Part 2) I am loving thin, delicate jewelry.

Chain Bracelet (Part 2)

And as promised, I wanted to create a second chain bracelet tutorial (part one: here), with a delicate touch. These bracelets are great to add a mix of thin and thick bracelets to your arm party. Full tutorial after the break... Roandco cordials . well-branded. I'm absolutely one of those people who picks out wine by the label.

roandco cordials . well-branded

Oh, the label's boring? 51 Fantastic Uses for Baking Soda (Page 2) I don’t mean to sound seditious here, but I have a rebellious plan to combat the ills that many corporations are perpetrating in the name of fighting grime and germs.

51 Fantastic Uses for Baking Soda (Page 2)

My main gripe is about the environmental pollutants from cleaning and personal care products that we wash down our drains and into our water systems, resulting in situations like the chemical triclosan (a pesticide added to many products as an antibacterial agent) being found in dolphins. So the simple plan is to encourage everyone to use baking soda in any of these 51 applications. Besides showing kindness to aquatic life, we can also protect ourselves from the array of toxins in household cleaning products. Conventional cleansers can expose us to multiple chemicals linked to asthma, cancer and other documented health problems. Homemade Laundry Soap & The No-Poo Method.

Oh hey.

Homemade Laundry Soap & The No-Poo Method

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve been going a little hippie lately. What’s new? Last year I took up couponing, which isn’t necessarily hippie. But it is frugal. Easy Tiny Envelopes. Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of my leaky mailbox - I had a total *eureka* moment when the envelope I gingerly opened up completely unfolded at the seams revealing an envelope "template" perfectly. I've seen many envelope tutorials online, some offer downloadable templates, some show fancy paper folding techniques and some suggest specific measurements to create your own D.I.Y. envelopes. I'm going to show you how to replicate any interesting envelope that you might already have, no measuring involved! Click below for the how-to: 1. 2. D.I.Y Inspiration from Michigan's statewide sing-along to "It's Always a Good Time"

The fabrication of ‘Monochromatic Sectors from Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Colour Ring with Dark Centre’ (2012) Christmas Lights in 8 Bedrooms. Posted by rd on Thursday, November 3, 2011 · Countdown begins before Christmas! Circle Knit Shirt Tutorial. 50.1K 3284 9Share13 Post by Raechel of So. I have a favorite shirt. DIY Wood-Grain Laptop Wrap.

When I was wandering through the dollar store the other day I came across this super amazing wood-grain contact paper. and was completely smitten! I knew I needed to find something to cover it with - pronto! Enter, my lapytop. This poor beast is old, makes a crazy fan-sound whenever it's on, and can't really handle doing more than one tast - but it works! And that's all that really counts. Until this morning it was covered in all sorts of bumper stickers to hide the numerous dents and scratches. So, I had plenty of photos of the entire process, but my camera is also an old and quirky beast and has taken to randomly deleting photos, which it decided to do half-way through the whole DIY process, so sorry! So, to start, go ahead and power off your laptop and take out the battery so you're free to work on it without any worries.

Now, you can decide what you'd like to do about the logo on your cover. Long Pom Pom Cowl. This summer on the streets of Soho I noticed that last winter's big cowl trend wasn't going away, even in the hottest weather. Instead of the bulky knits of winter, these summer versions were sewn in lightweight silk, cotton, and linen fabrics and were worn like flowing necklaces over tank tops and sun dresses. Wall-Mounted Succulent Garden. Splash dyed for spring.

Souled Objects. Seeing photographs of Souled Objects creative process makes me giddy with anticipation to see their fully loaded website (COMING SOON! The Zooming Presentation Editor. Sticky Hands Toy. - Transform your photos into tilt-shift style miniatures. Picnik - Photo editing the easy way, online in your browser. 20 PSD Tuts That Will Turn You Into A Photoshop Guru. Many people can use Photoshop, but only a select few can call themselves gurus.

Learn all the methods in the 20 tutorials below and you’ll be well on your way to joining this elite. Rather than focus on tuts for beginners, intermediates or advanced users, we’ve simply chosen ones which produce jaw-dropping effects. All of them are easy to follow, although most do require at least some prior knowledge and experience. 1. Colorful Plexi Text Effect Follow this tutorial to create dazzling, multi-layered, semi-transparent lettering, with a Perspex-like quality. 2. 3D Pixel Stretch Effect.