Category: DIY

DIYThe Fest Things in Life: Festival Pinspiration

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To kickoff Coachella weekend we’re bringing you a round-up of our favorite festival finds on Pinterest. Festivals are a great time to get creative and show off your summer style (and a little skin)! From nail art to festival style and a few clever DIY’s, we’ve got it all! Don’t forget to follow our festival board for daily updates!

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Stackable Rings and Festival Nail Art via Vanilla Extract

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DIYLuLu*s How-To: Double Braid Hair Tutorial

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Go boho with this darling double braid hair tutorial! By sectioning your hair and pre-braiding one of the sections, you can create a free-spirited look in a cinch! It’s a festival twist on a classic. Top it off with some festival gear and you’re good to go! With a tutorial that looks this complicated and cool, you’ll have everyone asking “how’d you do that?!”
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1. Section 1/3 of your hair and loosely braid to one side.
2. Fasten with a clear elastic band.
3. Carefully pull on each section of the braid to widen it.
4. Split the remaining amount of hair into 2 equal sections.
5. Using the small braid as the third piece, loosely braid the rest of your hair down to one side.
6. Fasten with another clear elastic band.
7. Repeat step 3 to widen and loosen the final braid.
Now you have a fun braid-on-braid hairstyle!

DIYDIY Flower Crown with Kathleen of INSPIRAFASHION!

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Still don’t have a flower crown ready for this weekend? Don’t you fret! We’ve paired up with festival-frequenter and blogger babe Kathleen of INSPIRAFASHION to bring you this beautiful Coachella approved DIY Flower Crown! A few supplies from the craft store and a little ingenuity is all you’ll need to create the ultimate festival accessory! Follow the steps below and you’ll be spending the weekend with flowers in your hair!

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DIYDIY Friendship Bracelets

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Diy Friendship Bracelets: Make these simple beaded friendship bracelets by thrifting cute necklaces, or by cleaning out your jewelry box and re-purposing the beads. Make a new bestie at the fest? Offer them part of your arm party as a cute memento!

Materials: Beaded Necklaces, Scissors, Elastic Cord 0.5mm thick.

Step 1: Source cute beaded necklaces or strings of beads. Make sure they move freely along the strand. (Mardi Gras necklaces are often attached to the strand and won’t work for this project.)

Step 2: Cut a 10″ strand of elastic and triple knot one end.

Step 3: String your beads on the elastic, mixing and matching to your liking.

Step 4: Finish by tying the ends together with a triple knot and trimming the excess elastic.

Shop Bracelets to Add to Your Arm Party!

BeautyMani Monday: Bright Watercolor Mani Tutorial

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You may have your clothes picked out for Coachella, but don’t forget about your mani! If you’re headed to the valley for a weekend of non-stop music and fun, it’s the perfect time to get a little funky with your nail design! That’s why we are totally digging this bright watercolor mani! Add a little arm party and some stackable rings and you’ll be fest ready in a flash!

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XOXO,

Hannah @ HannahRoxNails