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DIY Striped Strapless Top

DIY Striped Strapless Top was originally published by Geneva Vanderzeil on A Pair & A Spare on April 26, 2016. Summer I’m ready for you! Said everyone, ever. And what better way to usher in a new season, temperature and attire requirements than to throw something together yourself? I’ve noticed pin striped styles making their…

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DIY Sea Salt Hairspray

Love beachy texture and waves? Something about sea salt hair spray seems to give hair that extra “oomph” when it comes to volume, and also hold curl better all day long. But paying $20+ for a bottle that’s practically just saltwater? …Yeah freaking right! Turns out you can make this product with only 4 inexpensive…

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DIY Cheeky Bikini Bottoms — 6 Simple Steps!

Don’t waste your money on buying a bikini that countless others have already bought this summer. Stand out from the crowd in the DIY cheeky bikini bottoms! In 6 simple steps you can your own cheeky cut bikini bottoms — no elastic needed. Don’t you just hate the way elastic bottoms cut you off in…

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5 Braids for Girls with Short Hair

Abella has been begging me for at least a year, probably closer to two years, to cut her hair. I posted a photo on Instagram with a question in the caption. “Abella has been begging me to cut her hair short, do you think I should let her do it?” Almost everyone said “YES!” So thanks to all of the good advice from my followers, we did it…and we haven’t regretted it for a second! I think she looks so cute and it really fits her personality! It’s for sure a lot harder to come up with braids but it’s pushed me to step out of my comfort zone! We wanted to show you that even if you have short hair, there are lots of cute braids you can still do!

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