40 DIY Socks You Can Make Yourself

Are you looking for a quick DIY project that offers fantastic results? If so, we’ve got a real treat for you! DIY socks! Making socks is not just for little old ladies in rocking chairs, it’s actually hip and cool. If you consider yourself to be a fashionista, you’ll love that you can pick the exact colors and fabrics that are perfect to match your outfits.

Socks make a great gift. Be practical for a moment and remember that we all wear them! So consider DIY-ing them for your family and friends, as this is a homemade gift they will likely use repeatedly and really appreciate.

We’ve found you 40 terrific sock patterns. From knit, cr...

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22 Beautiful Fall Planters for Easy Outdoor Fall Decorations

fall planter pots on porch and patio with mums, kale and pumpkins

Today we will explore some glorious fall planters great for Thanksgiving and fall decorations, includi...

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In with the Old and with the New

Scenario Architecture’s clients lived in this ground-floor flat for years before deciding to renovate. Its dilapidated glass conservatory froze in winter, overheated in summer and restricted natural light coming into the adjacent sitting room. But its generous proportions offered great potential for a redesign.

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Nontouring: The Latest Highlighting Trend

Contouring is so out…the latest trend makeup artists are raving about involves highlighter, highlighter, and more highlighter! Similar to strobing, which often times goes hand-in-hand with contouring, “nontouring” sculpts the face by accentuating the highest planes of the face (i.e. nose, cheekbones, cupid’s bow) with highlighter, explains Glamsquad Director of Makeup Artistry, Kelli J. Bartlett. Nontouring is also more foolproof: Rather than using darker shades, which can appear harsh if applied incorrectly, contouring with highlighter achieves a more natural look by bringing out your best features and keeps skin and makeup looking “g...

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Myanmar Through an Ethical Lens

Focus on the People, Not the Politics

Hla de, hla de (beautiful, beautiful),” purrs photographer Nathan Horton. One of his Nikon lenses is focused on the ebony irises of a caramel-skinned woman from the Pa-Oh hill tribe in Shan State, Myanmar. Another protrudes from his hip, dangling from a second camera body like a bonus appendage.

The villager is shy, hesitant to engage with the camera. “I’ve grown old,” she demurs, remembering the British-born photographer from a previous visit. But Horton turns his once imposing lens into a bridge. With a little more encouragement in her native tongue, his subject’s eyes light up and thanaka-smeared cheeks crinkle into a smile, r...

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23 Simple Yet Beautiful DIY Garden Decoration Ideas

You don’t need to break a bank to decorate your garden. There are millions of afordable ways that you can achieve by upcycling or repurposing the old stuff you’ve already got at home. You can design and make a unicorn princess by painting old pots and including some other materials. Painting an old bicycle and placing some pots on it is another great idea that you can try. Plastic bottles, mason jars, light bulb can be turned into pots for plants easily and you can design a hanging wall garden which will change the mood of your garden immediately. Repurposing old doors and stairs is another alternative that you can apply to your garden as an extraordinary decorative element...

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10 Food Photography Lighting Tips That Will Improve Your Photos

If you’ve ever heard that “natural light is best” for food photography, then you’re not alone. But natural light isn’t the only way to create beautiful food photography. In this post, we’re going to cover 10 tips to help you use lighting more effectively in your food photography.

1. Control Natural Light

Natural light is temperamental, we can’t control it, so things like the intensity, color temperature and direction are subject to change at any point throughout the shoot. But natural light can produce incredible food photos, so here are some ways you can work with natural light more successfully:

  1. Use a south-facing window. This will help you avoid direct sunlight, giving your photos a more consistent look.
  2. Use a diffuser. A diffuser is a thin sheet of material that is used to soften the light. When you’re working with natural...

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Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now

Editor's Note: This post is updated monthly. Bookmark this page and come back every month to see the best sci-fi movies on Netflix.

Even if the present feels more and more like science fiction every day, actual science fiction is still here to inspire and terrify you.

 

Science fiction is one of our more dynamic and inspired genres as a species. We need something to aspire to as much as we need something to fear. Science fiction provides both. And the best science fiction can provide even more. Here is our list of the best sci-fi movies on Netflix right now. Come back often to see what the future holds.

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10 Pretty Easy Prom Hairstyles for Long Hair

Prom is one of the most exciting events for high school-age girls. It’s an event that is usually reserved for seniors and sometimes juniors in high school, so many students look forward to their turn to experience prom for years in advance. As prom approaches, many  young women spend hours finding the right dress to wear, the right shoes and jewelry to go with their dress, the right makeup to wear, and–of course–the perfect hairstyle to complete their look on prom night.

If you’re searching for the perfect prom hairstyle, look no further. These prom hairstyles are gorgeous, classy, and elegant–everything the perfect prom hairstyle should be. Plus, all of these styles are pretty easy to style yourself at home, so you don’t have to worry about booking a salon appointment if you choose one of these hairstyles for prom. Keep in mind that these prom hairstyles are designed for long h...

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40 DIY Popsicles Recipes

Whether it’s a hot & sunny day, or you just want a cold, frosty treat – popsicles are a great choice. If you’re a DIY-er, it is easier also to make your own. Not only are they cheaper, but your DIY pops will often have super healthy, delicious ingredients. Because you control 100% of what goes into your popsicles!

We’ve found you 40 yummy popsicles to try. Now, pay attention: some of the recipes are what are known as ‘boozy’ popsicles, so those are adults-only pops! They are a fantastic treat to make for your summer BBQ where you want a light dessert to give your adult friends and neighbors. Just be sure they stay far out of re...

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