10 Minute DIY Polka Dot Purse

Learn how to make this polka dotted purse in 10 minutes!After making this pillow the other week, you could say that I’m on a bit of a polka dot kick. It’s really just the easiest pattern to make and the end results are always cute. And really, what’s not to love about that? In one simple step, and ten minutes, you can recreate on-the-go makeup bag yourself! Here’s how:

Time: 10 minutes + dry time
Materials: fabric or multi-surface paint, foam pouncers, purse

Learn how to make this polka dotted purse in 10 minutes!If you don’t have any foam pouncers, you could make your dots with a brush (it will probably just take a little longer). Continue reading…

10 Minutes or Less: DIY Sequin Heart Treat Bags

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!Since I’m sure we’re all dealing with a Super Bowl hangover (aka a junk food headache/Beyoncé withdrawal), we’ll keep today’s project easy and simple! With just a few minutes and an iron, you can make some pretty glamorous treat bags for all your Valentines. No mess, fuss or special skills required.  Here’s how you can whip up a set in no time at all:

Time: 5 minutes for set of 6
Materials: muslin treat bag, applique hearts, iron

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!I found these iron on applique hearts on Etsy, but you could easily make your own with fusible web.

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!Lay your heart sequin side down and position the treat bag over it. Hold iron in place (will be on the back of the bag instead of on top of the heart) for 15 seconds. Let cool, fill with goodies, and you’re all done, just like that.

The great part about these bags is that they’re completely reusable and gift wise, almost just as good as the treats you’ll put inside!

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!I’m curious to know, because I didn’t even think about this until almost chipping a tooth, but there’s much debate around this: candy hearts, love em or hate em?

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!

 

10 Minutes or Less: DIY Rhinestone Hair Clips

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!Happy Monday friends! After being stuck inside all weekend buried under 22″ of snow, I decided to get a little crafty with some gems. If you’re looking to add some sparkle to your hairdo for a special Valentine’s date, or just want to make your girlfriends some bling for Galentine’s day, these diy rhinestone hair clips are sure to do the trick. Plus you’ll be done in under ten minutes (it really doesn’t get any easier than this)! Here’s how:

Time: 5 minutes + dry time
Materials: rhinestones, E-6000 glue, hair clips

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!I decided to use to sew on rhinestones because they’re a bit thicker and have a flat back. You could also use hot glue for this project if you need to make one quick, but the E-6000 will last through a bit more wear and tear.

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!Clip your hair clips on to a piece of cardboard. This will keep them level and ensure that you won’t accidentally glue them shut. Add a dab of glue and attach your rhinestones. It helps to have your design picked out before applying the clue. If your clips have a curve to them, keep an eye on your stones to make sure they don’t shift at all.

Let dry and you’re done and ready for a night out! Easy as that!

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!

Add some sparkle to your do with these diy rhinestone hair clips!

10 Minutes or Less: DIY Jar Makeover

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!I don’t know about you, but when it comes to decorating for Christmas, I like to go all out; however one room I don’t really do anything with is the bathroom. That is until this year! If you’re looking to bring in a touch of decor, or just a splash of color throughout the year, just give your apothecary jars a five minute makeover. Here’s how:

Time: 5 minutes + dry time
Materials: jar, spray paint, Q-tips cotton swabs and NEW Q-tips Beauty Rounds

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!If you’re using a jar you already own, just make sure to give it a good cleaning before painting.

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!Now, turn your jar upside down and spray! The idea is to let the spray paint splash up the sides, but not be a solid color. This will give a fun ombre and almost frosted feel. Let dry and then fill with Q-tips cotton swabs and Q-Tips Beauty Rounds.

Bada-bing, bada-boom. Easy as that!

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!

Add some color to your bathroom with this easy (and quick) jar makeover diy!

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