Quick Craft! DIY Phone Holder

Hello again. First off, I want to thank DIYLover on YouTube for this idea. Second of all. a HUGE shout out to my buddy Annana at TrenDIY!

Annana is a super amazing fashion blogger and deserves a lot of views so if you like this blog, check hers out!

So. Ever connect to a bluetooth speaker and find that you can’t skip to the next song or toggle between because you just cannot see your phone screen very well at all? I has found a solution!

You will need duct tape or washi tape and an empty cassette case.

The Only Step. Open the cassette case and stand it up so that it can hold your phone. Make sure that your phone fits or this will be completely useless to you . Cover in strips of duct tape. Now you’re  done!

 

Oh and in case you were wondering, the song shown in the picture is Me and my Broken Heart by Rixton!

I really hope that you guys enjoyed this Quick Craft and that you will check out Annana’s blog. Press the follow button on the homepage so that you do not miss any of my posts. Happy Fall!

-Tash

#LifeHack DIY Running headband

Who loves doing sports? Does anyone else find that if your hair is not fully secured, it always comes loose and messes up your sports life? I am trying to make sure that this does not happen to me during tomorrow’s Cross Country meet. Here is one of the easiest revamps possible that is so much of a #LifeHack that it will leave you amazed!

You will need a slip wrap (Also known as Running Headband) and a permanent or fabric marker.

The Only Step: Lay your slip wrap out flat. Choose a phrase. I chose “Sweet but Psycho” and ended up accidentaly spelling it wrong (phsyco!), which just adds to how sweet but psycho I am. Write your phrase on the slip wrap and flaunt it for everyone to see.

 

I hope that you guys enjoyed this awesome life hack for sports. If you would like me to write more #LifeHack posts, please leave a like. If you would like to view the #LifeHack collection, click here. Be sure to click the follow button on the homepage so that you do not miss any of my DIYs. Hopefully blogging again soon.

-Tash

DIY Rainbow Highlighter! #LifeHack!

Who has boring highlighters? I know I do. I have a friend named Lisara who sits next to me in class. She showed me this DIY and sent me the link to the HelloMaphie video she saw that shows how to create it. So thanks to you guys for this idea. Let’s Get Started!

You will need three highlighters. One base and two other colours.

The Only Step. Uncap your base highlighter. On one side, press one of your other colours to the highlighter and let the colour bleed onto the tip of your base. Repeat with the other colour.

Please show me pictures of the DIYs in the comments so that I can see how you guys did. Please follow as well so that you don’t miss any fun filled DIYs! Keep being you!

-Tash

Locker Stuff!! DIYs and Revamps!

It’s that time of year again. Lockers. Sarcastic Yay. Do not let the cramped spaces bring you down, as it is easily fixed by cute stuff! Today I am going to show you the essentials that you can find anywhere for cheap, some awesome revamps on cheap stuff and totally original DIYs. Let’s get started.

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  1. Locker Shelf

This is unavoidable. Lockers just do not have enough space for everything. Even if you get a few shelves, you will probably need a sturdy shelf at the bottom. This one was $1.25 at Dollarama, but they are just as cheap at The Dollar Tree or the locker section at Target and Walmart.

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2. Whiteboard/Corkboard Revamp

I was at the SuperStore with my mother when she did her grocery shopping. We passed by their seasonal section and I found a large half whiteboard and half corkboard for only $2! When we got home, I decided to revamp it. I took the marker clip off the sides and covered the purple plastic part in flower patterned duct tape. Then, I blinged out the top portion with stickers.

3. Owl Magnets (Shown in #2’s Photo)

Okay, these are the best magnet clip things I have ever seen. For $1 at Dollarama, these clips come also in Peace Signs and Hearts. If you do not want to spend anything and have magnetic clips lying around, you can print off pictures of owls and glue them on.

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4. Duct Tape Pencil Holders DIY

You will need duct tape, labels (I just printed off two Lily Pulitzer prints and cut the shapes I wanted out of the paper), packing tape and a tin can

Step 1. Cut three strips of duct tape and stick them to your can so that you can’t see any of the tin showing through. I like to fold the top over the rim of the can so that you get a polished look. If you run out of tape on your roll, just apply glue to the cardboardy (Is that a word) area on the bag of your pattern and wrap around the can.

Step 2. Stick your label on to your can and write whatever you choose, maybe what you are storing inside or be random like me and right things like “LOL” and “Be Awesome”. After the label has been applied, cover with packing tape for longer durability.

I loved these so much that I made the one with the British flag sticking out of it for my room! You can just put pencils and other writing utensils inside, or you can put all your essentials inside like I did. I put in a pack of tissues, a whiteboard marker, a black pen and the thumbtacks for my corkboard, but feel free to put in whatever you want.

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5. Whiteboard Calendar DIY

You will need a printout of a completely blank calendar, stick-on magnets and packing tape.

The Only Step. Cut out the calendar. Cover with packing tape and fill in all the information with a whiteboard marker. Place a magnet in each corner and one in the center.

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6. Personalized Magnets

You will need old magnets that you do not need, packing tape and printouts

The Only Step. Glue your pictures to the magnets and cut them out. Cut out a strip of packing tape and glue on top.

Just to give you some ideas of the things you could put on your magnets, I googled “Unicorn Emoji” and found the above picture of a panda with a unicorn’s horn that says “Keep Calm and be a Pandicorn”. I also used a picture of a kitten sitting in marshmallows, the Gryffindor emblem from Harry Potter and three pictures from one of my fave shows ever, The Librarians. Remember, this is only advice and you need to be as true to you as possible when decorating your space.

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-Tash