Category: Valentine’s day

Home DecorValentine’s Day Home Decor Round-Up!

Whether you’re spending February 14th with your besties or your beau, we’ve got what it takes to get your abode in amor-mode! Valentine’s Day home decor can be so much fun to create with a few cozy details, a little pop of pink and/or red, and of course, all the gold we can get our hands on! Take a peek at the home goodies we have rounded up for your decorating pleasure! We hope your Valentine’s Day is the best one yet!

 

 

Valentine's Day Home Decor

1. Azteca Mirror 2. Hanging Planter 3. Clock 4. Bath Salt 5. Pitcher 6. Pillow 7. Candle Holders 8. Vase

BeautyLuLu*s How-To: Pretty Pink Eyeshadow Tutorial

Nothing says Valentine’s Day more than a touch of pink, do you think?! Whether you’ve got a hot date, or are flying solo, this Pretty Pink Eyeshadow is exactly what you need to glam up your special day! Get the look by following our tutorial below!

Pretty Pink Eyeshadow

Steps:

1. Begin by applying a light shimmer to the inner corner of the upper lid.

2. Next, apply pink eyeshadow to the outer edge of the lash line.

3. Use a flat brush to add a sparkly touch to the middle of the upper lid.

4. Add a touch of hot pink shadow to the crease.

5. Complete the look with a few coats of mascara!

CelebrityOlivia Palermo & Husband Johannes Huebl for FLARE 2015

The world of fashion has earned a power couple to reckon with since the uber secret (and oh-so romantic) union of style icon Olivia Palermo and model-turned-designer, Johannes Huebl. Both showed off some serious modeling chops in FLARE Magazine’s 2015 Valentine-themed February issue, with a series of romantic (and of course impeccably styled) photographs. See what we are gushing about and check out the editorial below!

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Images Courtesy of Fashion Gone Rogue

DIYDIY Sequin Pillow

If you’re looking for an easy, chic, and totally unique gift to give to your girlfriends for the holidays, these DIY sequin pillows fit the bill! With a couple of materials and the easiest steps EVER, you’ll be the gift-giving extraordinaire of the year! We chose a few simple, chic designs, but feel free to get creative and design something that is completely personalized…the possibilities are endless!

DIY Sequin Pillow

Materials:

-Sequin Ribbon

-Scissors

-Tacky Glue

-Pillow

-Pencil

 

Directions:

1. With the pencil, draw a light outline of your design on the pillow

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2. Carefully trace the pencil with a layer of tacky glue

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3. Gently lay the sequin ribbon on top of the glue, using the scissors to cut pieces of the ribbon so it doesn’t overlap itself too much

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4. The glue takes a few minutes to dry, so you can slightly adjust your letters to be in the perfect place in the meantime

5. Use a little extra glue on the ends so the sequin ribbons don’t unravel over time

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What do you plan on putting on your pillows?

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GeneralLast Minute Valentine Cookies!

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OK, It’s Valentine’s Day you guys…did you get something for your sweetheart? NO?! Alright don’t panic, we have a quick solution for you. We searched the web for the best last minute ideas and we found a winner over on Rachel Cooks! Thank her profusely over on her blog, but first- make these cookies because you are running out of time! Now, grab a few ingredients you have kickin’ it in your fridge and whip together these super cute cookies that are irresistibly cupid-worthy! Using store-bought pie crust, these Valentine cookies are a super quick and easy fix for the slight oversight of you forgetting to pull together a gift! Now let’s hope he doesn’t forget the flowers!

Find the recipe here!

Image and recipe via Rachel Cooks