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DIY: Studded phone case

6 May

I know I know you have probably seen this before , but I decided to pimp up my phone last week and couldn’t resist to share ! So below is how my own case turned out !

pretty huh!?

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What you’ll need :

– Gluegunfoto s iphone 20122013 004

– Studds

– Phonecase

– Ruler

– Pen


step 1

Figure out the  symbol/pattern/shape you want to make with the studds on the case..

here are some ideas i played around with !

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step 2

Use the ruler and pen to draw a straight line or mark where you want the studds, then use the gluegun to glue them on! yes it is that easy 🙂


DIY cinnamon candle

17 Mar

DIY cinnamon candle

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So here is another super easy DIY tutorial ! I’ve made this cinnamon candle before as a Christmas gift to my sister and this week I made one for my own house.

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What you’ll need:

– Glue gun

– Candle

– Cinnamon sticks ( about the same height as your candle )

– Ribbon

Step 1

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Heat up your glue gun of course ! and when it is hot apply some glue onto a cinnamon stick, make sure you only apply it onto the bottom so that the glue won’t come in touch with the hot wax and fire when you light your candle. ( I don’t know if the glue is flammable but I am not planning on finding out ! )

Step 2

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 quickly apply the cinnamon stick onto the candle and press it steady.

Step 3

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keep doing this all the way around.

Step 4

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Wrap a ribbon around it and tie a bow, now you are done!

Here is a link to a great turorial on howto tie a perfect bow:

Now isn’t that cute ! you can use any colour ribbon of course and also change it to match the seasons. Here one with a red ribbon that I made as a Christmas gift.

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Let me know what you think !


My name is Lotte and I am a glitterholic

10 Mar

My name is Lotte and when I am bored I put glitter nailpolish on.. well pretty much everything !!

So here’s a look at the stuff i have laying around on my desk that i thought could use some glitter !

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Tie your scarf in a bow ! tutorial

3 Mar

Hi everyone !! this is a very easy tutorial that will show you how to tie your scarf like a bow !

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Looks cute right !? that’s what I thought so here’s a couple of photo’s to show you how I did this ( made with the assistance of my sweet dad ! while soccer was on! I know right ! yeay dad 🙂

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Step 1 Hang the scarf around your neck, making one end longer.

Step 2 Use the long side to make a loop.

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Step 3 Pinch the loop in the middle so you’ll get the bow

Step 4 Take the short side of your scarf , you are going to wrap it around the bow from under.

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Step 5 When you have wrapped the short end around the bow , pull it to tighten the bow !

Step 6 Pull out the loops of the bow to give it some extra body and your done !

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The result ! I said it once and i’ll say it again… pretty darn  cute !

I got this idea from !! which is a website full with bows (yeay) fashion and great hair tutorials !!

 let me know what you think !


Instagram photostrips

11 Feb

Instagram photostrips !!!

If you are no stranger to the wonderful world of Pinterest you have probably already seen this ! Making old school photo strips of your Instagram photo’s , I loved it from the moment I saw it and couldn’t wait to try it out, so here’s my result !

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On the link below is the original tutorial using Photoshop.

Now I am no hero when it comes to Photoshop so after failing over and over again I gave up and used Windows Word ( I know, ) If you know your way around Photoshop I definitely recommend  the tutorial on the blog! Now if you don’t have Photoshop and no idea how else to do this then you can take a look at my steps down here 🙂

You’ll need

Computer with printer / Stanley knife and ruler

The print screen of my steps :

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 Step 1

 Import  a square .

Step 2

Copy/paste the square 3 times and line them up.

Step 3

Go  to the formatting image menu and choose the content which in this case is an illustration,  do this for all four squares and you are ready to print !

Step 4

When printed use your Stanley knife and ruler to cut out your strips, more strips on one paper makes it easier to cut them and it saves paper obviously.

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And you’re done !


You can use coloured photos ( filtered by Instagram ) or black and white .  On the original tutorial she made the frames white which also looked pretty cool.

DIY coulered keys

7 Feb

Hi everyone 🙂

Here’s another super easy and fun DIY project!

I just moved to a new apartment and with that came 4 different keys, from which one looked just like the one for my sister’s house ! So in order to remember what’s what I customized them !

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Isn’t that cute !?

Well it’s also very easy

What you need:

Your keys / nail polish in the colors you want to use / nail polish remover / tape

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Step 1

Clean the part you are going to paint with nail polish remover , then tape the key so you’ll get a nice straight line in the end.

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Step 2

Paint the top of your with your polish, don’t worry about smudging  you can clean it up later using the nail polish

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Step 3

Let them dry for a couple of hours and when they’re dry you can remove the tape.

( if the polish has worn anyway you can use the remover to fix it! )

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Extra Tip !

U can sparkle them up using glitter nail polish , just add a layer of it when the color is dry !

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step 4

When all you keys are dry and you removed the tapes but them back on a key ring and done !foto (3)

Honestly .. aren’t these the cutest keys u have ever seen !  after I showed these to my mom she immediately did her keys to !

let me know what you think !


Home made scrub

5 Feb

Getting dry skin from al this cold weather ? and don’t want to spend money on expensive body scrubs  well then this DIY  is just for you ! This homemade scrub will make your skin soft as a baby bum !

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1 cup brown sugar,

 1 cup raw oatmeal,

1 cup olive oil.

Cinnamon (this is for the smell so you can add as much as you like!)

Mix all the ingredients and done !

Use it under the shower and apply in circling motions .

Now don’t be fooled by its appearance this stuff will make your skin soft as silk !Just make sure to rinse your shower after use !

Tip: it also makes a cute gift !

You can use a  glass jar ( i used a mustard jar). let it sit in hot water for a bit , this way the labels will come right off. Then paint or decorate the jar top any way you like ! add a bow and voila ! I gave the one on the photo above to my mother  for the holidays.

I got this recipe from

check out the link for more DIY at home spa ideas !


DIY moustache mug

4 Feb

Hi guys !

Here’s a DIY project that is very easy !

How to make your very own moustache mug !! I made this for my brother as a gift and he loved it , and it took me hardly any efford or time to make it ! so let’s do this 😀


What you need :

A Mug ( duh ) / Paint and a brush / tape / a picture of a moustache / scissors or Stanley knife

Step 1

Draw  or print a picture of a moustache

Tape over it with semi- or transparent tape

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 Step 2

Cut out the shape of the moustaches

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Step 3

 very carefully peel of the tape ( and when I say very carefully I MEAN very carefully !!! mine ripped about 4 times do to my lack of focus and patience which meant I got to start all over) .. and transfer  the cut out to your mug

And paint over it !

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Step 4

Let it dry for 30 minutes or so , you don’t want the paint to be completely dry.

Remove tape en voila ! your very own customized mug !

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I used the moustache but you can use all sorts of shapes and colours of course !

let me know what you guys think or when you have tried this yourself .