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D I Y :: Stylish Twist on Tie-Dye

Β Hey guys! Today’s post is a quick little DIY for stylish and wearable tie-dye! The weather is getting warmer and warmer and the summer months always bring out my free-spirited, tie-dye loving self! While I love kickin’ back in a classic neon tie-dye t-shirt, it’s not exactly something you can wear every day. I’m all about tacky but tie-dye can be a little aggressive, so I have found a way to make it a little more stylish and wearable! Keep reading for a step by step tutorial for faded, simple, and stylish tie-dye! – M A T E R I A L S – Tie-dye kit Gloves Stylish white shirt...

D I Y :: Distressed Jeans

Ripped jeans. Stylish. Trendy. Can not be worn without older people asking if “you bought them like that”, or “if you knew there was a hole in your jeans”… Ripped jeans are forever rotating in and out of fashion, but I think ripped black skinny jeans are an edgy twist on a classic piece of any wardrobe! As you know from my DIY high waisted shorts post, I love cutting, tearing, and distressing denim! It’s almost like denim was made to be a DIY because denim cuts so easily and looks so effortless when cut! So without further ado, I present to you the steps to distressing your own denim,...

D I Y :: Turmeric Teeth Whitening

Happy Halloween!!!! Today I am sharing a recipe for natural teeth whitening with turmeric! A couple of months back a friend at work mentioned how she whitens her teeth with turmeric, and as someone who is obsessed with natural beauty solutions, I was all ears! I had never heard about such a thing before, and she told me it’s so easy and you can notice a difference after doing it just one time! That same night I went home to look it up on Pinterest, and sure enough there were tons of recipes for turmeric teeth whitening!! I have been doing it randomly throughout the week ever since, and I...

D I Y :: Coffee Exfoliator

Hey guys! Today I wanted to share one of my favorite all natural beauty products: DIY coffee exfoliator for your face and body! As we know, coffee is the best thing known to man. It wakes you up, it keeps you going, and now it makes your skin look flippin’ fabulous, as if coffee needed to prove itself anymore than it already has! Face & body coffee scrubs have been HUGE lately. More and more brands are popping up in stores everywhere, and for a good reason- coffee not only exfoliates your skin, but it is packed with anti-oxidants, it protects the skin from free radicals, and the caffeine dehydrates...

D I Y :: How to Cut High Waisted Shorts

DIY High Waisted Shorts is here! I have been planning this post for a long time! One thing I get compliments on EVERY time I wear them, are all of my high waisted shorts! (Which always makes me wicked happy because I cut all of them myself!) People are always shocked when I tell them they were a DIY, and I figured that gives me some street credz, so I mapped out each step so you can make your very own! Step 1:Β  Go shopping for high waisted jeans that are made out of a true, structured denim. Each pair of my shorts were purchased at Savers, because I feel...

D I Y :: Anxiety Reducing, Energy Boosting, and Acne Fighting Essential Oil Facial Mist

This DIY facial mist won’t just keep you beautiful, but it will keep you calm, cool, and collected! This facial mist is SUPER easy to make, SUPER beneficial, and best of all, SUPER NATURAL! There are no unreadable chemicals, no factory production, and you can technically eat every ingredient! But I know, I know. “Anxiety reducing, energy boosting, and acne fighting”, all in one mist sounds too good to be true, but because of the powers of natural essential oils, it isn’t!! For this DIY you will need: 1. Lavender essential oil 2. Lemon essential oil 3. Orange essential oil 4. Decaffeinated Peppermint herbal tea 5. spray bottle **I bought...