Candlesticks: Countryside Comfort + More

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Sometimes a room can gain so much from something so small. Candlesticks bestow a room with mood and atmosphere. This atmosphere is easily adjusted through placement and use. Additionally, these candles give a dull room undeniable personality with their versatility. Mellow Charm These candles let a room adopt a charming vibe. Candlesticks add a charming simplicity into your home. Their […]

Paris 2nd Arrondissement: Looking Beyond the Louvre

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If you’ve never been to Paris, the Louvre Museum will most likely be on your top 5 must-see list. Spend half the day at the crown jewel of the Paris 2nd arrondissement and then head out to do some shopping. Some of the best clothing and specialty food shops live within the perimeter. Use this handy guide to plot your […]

Snap Hair Clips: Nostalgia Never Looked So Good

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Looking for something practical yet stylish? Snap hair clips have come back into their prime. They come in fun colors and even offer elegant designs to perfectly match any occasion. These pins can add a pop of color to any outfit. In addition, they keep your hair under control with distinct charm. Simple & Eye Catching An alternative to hair […]

DIY Knit Blanket: Make Your Own in 45 Minutes

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The holiday season may have left us, but its chilly weather wants to stay just a bit longer. A DIY knit blanket is the perfect item to stay warm, but what makes it even better? A blanket that you worked hard to make and that saved you a pretty penny. Did you know you can knit these using your arms? […]

Alternative Nut Butter: A Healthy Departure From The Standard Peanut

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Looking for a healthy alternative to peanut butter, or just a change of pace? Then alternative nut butter is perfect for you! Use one to make any peanut butter recipe a little healthier. Or, simply spice up your next PB&J. Either way, your choice of flavor variations are endless and variety is the spice of life! A Handful of Almonds […]

Puff Shoulders Keep You Falling in Love With Fashion

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Romance is holding the month of February ransom! Billowy sleeves and puff shoulders adorn street style goddesses around the globe. Silk blouses and cotton dresses are keeping the focus on the arms and shoulders. If you’re looking for a fresh Winter update that will work its way into Spring, this is the trend to look for. Deconstructed Puff Shoulders Anyone […]

Preserved Bouquets: Make Your Special Moment Last

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Valentine’s Day has come to an end leaving us with ardent memories and a bunch of flowers on the brink of death. Preserved bouquets are a way to make that beauty last. Moreover, even passed their freshness these flowers can still have much more to offer. Save the flowers and their sentimental value with these neat tips and tricks. Drying: […]

Mitski: In Need of a Good Cry?

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Looking for your next hook of melancholic music? Then Mitski Miyawaki is the perfect singer/ songwriter for you. Mitski is a unique indie rock artist whose songs deal with the struggles we face as humans. Her songs mainly focus on seeking a sense of identity. Through her lyrics, she seeks a place where she belongs. She longs for successful adult […]

Valentine’s Day Street Style Outfits: Wild at Heart

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Does anyone else like to go a little crazy on Valentine’s Day? Evidently, you’re not alone. Our favorite Valentine’s Day street style outfits totally throw caution to the wind. If it’s red or pink or has a heart, it counts! Who cares if anyone stares, this is self-love at it’s finest. Valentine’s Day Street Style, Baby Doll Take everything you […]

Pink Walls (Not Only For Wednesdays)

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Looking to add some color to a room that’s just lacking something unique? Pink walls are in and they are replacing drab plain white walls. Considering, the color pink invites a stylish playfulness into any room. Further, pink pigments can lead to a more intense or mellow vibe. Pink also brings out the most in colors; accentuating the ambiance they […]

Sugar Scrubs Sweeten Up Your Skin Care Routine

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After the holiday season more often than not we have the unwanted gift of dry skin. Sugar scrubs are the perfect remedy for this winter season blight. These scrubs get rid of the unwanted dead skin while boosting the regeneration of healthy skin. They have a list of benefits that some may not think of. We’ll show you the way […]

Top Handle Purses: Best of Both Worlds

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Tired of small purses that have as much storage space as your back pocket? Top handle purses offer the best of both worlds! These purses are stylish and unique. In addition, they offer all the functionality of a hefty handbag. They can vary in sizes and styles so you don’t have to worry about having something clunky or flimsy like […]