Tips for an Eco Friendly Wedding on a Budget

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So you want to have an eco friendly wedding on a budget?  It’s not impossible, it just takes some creative planning.

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Your big day is right around the corner. You’re getting married in an eco friendly wedding. But here’s the problem. You want to save money and you’re a bit of a tree hugger. A frugal tree hugger? That’s usually an oxymoron! Traditional weddings, with ample confetti, rice and so on, can be full of waste – both ecologically and financially!

Planning an eco friendly wedding on a budget doesn’t have to be hard.  You just need to think about things differently.

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How to Find a Great Wedding Videographer

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Wedding videographers are often overlooked.  Here’s how to find a great wedding videographer.

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Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life. Whether you’re a first time bride, or you’re having a do-over, you want to remember each and every moment. That’s why it’s so important to hire a good wedding videographer.

How do you tell who’s a good wedding videographer and who isn’t, though? And I’m already hiring a wedding photographer. Isn’t that enough?

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How to Make Glittered Wine Glasses

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Sparkle makes everything better.  These glittered wine glasses are no different.

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As we all know, glitter makes everything better. A lot of people refer to glitter as the herpes of craft projects, but I don’t feel that way. Nope. You just have to treat glitter right, and it will make you happy beyond measure.  I mean, I love me some glitter craft projects.

Lately, I’ve been seeing these glitter wine glasses all over the place. Since I do love glitter, I decided that I needed these glittered wine glasses in my life. However, the prices were a bit steep. I’ve seen these glitter wine glasses going for $10 to as much as $22 a piece. Oh no. I figured if everyone has these, they can’t be that hard to make a glitter wine glass.

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DIY Washi Tape Candles

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DIY Washi Tape Candles can really change the look of any room or event.

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I was recently drafted for décor help for a gathering. Since we were putting this together last minute, and on a somewhat shoestring budget, we had to get creative. One of the main items we used were candles. But, how do we jazz these candles up quickly, and on a budget? Washi tape to the rescue! Oh yes. We made Washi Tape Candles!

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Scarf Style Essentials for Every Season

If there’s been one fashion statement that has withstood the changing seasons and fashion trends, it’s the proliferation of the scarf.  Long scarves, short scarves, infinity scarves, knit scarves, silk scarves, woven scarves.  There are so many ways to wear a scarf that the possibilities are practically endless.

This scarf style infographic is loaded with fab ideas, from the must have scarves to ways to wear them to fiber blends for the seasons.

Scarves by Chan Luu

Presented by Chan Luu

How to Get Better at Doing Makeup

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One of the things I’ve been toying with is going to cosmetology school. Now, I don’t want to do makeup professionally, other than on my blogs. I just want to know how to get better at doing makeup. I figure I’m not the only person out there that feels this way.

How to Get Better at Doing Makeup?

Boy, that’s a loaded question. I mean, they say practice makes perfect, and I suppose in some instances it does. BUT – bad technique and bad looks will just get reinforced. So what do you need?

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How to Screenprint Your Own Shirts

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Artsy tees are all over lately. Learn how to design and screenprint your own shirts, for either a hobby or a business.

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T-shirts are stylish and practical. Fashion designers and top stores are constantly producing cool t-shirts for people to wear. If you like to create cool designs, then you might be able to create your own t-shirts. It is easier than ever to transfer your art to clothing. Learn how to screenprint your own shirts.

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How to Hang Photos on Any Wall Surface

We’ve all been there – you have some awesome photo or artwork that you just want to put up and display in your home.  You go to put it up and…it’s a no go.  You can’t mount to that awesome exposed brick.  There’s no stud that’s centered over your sofa.  How in the world do you mount something on this stucco or concrete wall anyway?

Never fear!  Help is on the way.  Learn how to hang photos on any wall surface, quickly and easily.

How to Hang Anything
How to Hang Anything