Message boards work perfectly for displaying photos, to-do lists, and calender's in your dorm room. Guess what? They're also super simple to make! We put together an easy DIY message board tutorial, so you can add your own personal touch to your room. Check it out!
Cork board sheet
X-Acto knife or scissors
It seems like face masks have become such a big craze recently. College students, like all young adults, need to constantly take care of their skin due to breakouts and aging. But seriously, who has the kind of money to blow on those kinds of beauty products? I mean, come on... it's college we're talking about! There are more urgent things that our money needs to go toward. Luckily, you can act [...]
Here at The College Juice, we were really in the mood for a good DIY project. We wanted something super simple, but also something worthwhile. After some brainstorming, we came up with - you guessed it - DIY lip balm!
What's great about making a DIY lip balm as opposed to buying it in stores is that you get only the best ingredients. Many store-bought lip balms contain ingredients like a [...]
Memorial Day means one thing…SUMMER! And whether you’re back home or still on campus, the upcoming three day weekend is the perfect time to throw yourself and your friends a BBQ to kick off the summer season. To celebrate, we’re sharing some of our favorite BBQ ideas, recipes, and DIY’s to get your party started in style (and on a budget!)
1. What makes classic games better? DIY-ing [...]
Do these, because...free.
FRINGED T-SHIRT SCARF – from AllDayChic.com
Materials: t-shirt, scissors
1. Cut your t-shirt all the way across, just under the armpits
2. Cut roughly 20cm fringes all along the bottom of the shirt (front and back)
3. Stretch each fringe for a longer, thinner result
4. Knot the fringes together in pairs of two.
5. Take one fringe from [...]
When you only have 15 minutes until your next class but realize you have to fold your freshly dried laundry before it wrinkles, what do you do? You probably just bunch it together, throw it in the drawer, and let everything get wrinkled (again). I found this great video on YouTube that teaches you how to fold your shirts in 2 SECONDS! This video will help you save so much time and avoided the [...]
A couple weeks ago, I saw this beautiful, delicate, and simple DIY for a lace doily candle holder on Pinterest, and I knew I had to try it. It seemed easy enough!
What You'll Need:
Lace doiliesA balloonMod PodgeA foam brushCleaning suppliesA LOT of patience
What You'll Do:
Step One: Blow up your balloon. After, soak your doilies in the Mod Podge. And really, really soak it in.
Our next Pintern Challenge installment features our blogger, Myles, from Berklee College of Music. His second project is the PERFECT gift for music lovers, so check it out!
Hopefully, one thing your parents did not throw out over the years is their vinyl album collection. Converting your vinyl album into a clock might sound a little strange but, once it is finished, it looks awesome. If your do [...]
Our Pintern Summer Challenge is in full swing! Our Guest blogger, Katherine, is on to her next project...this time putting some beautiful photos to good use.
If you’re like many people, you have taken tons of great photos that you’d love to put to use. Or, if you’re like me, you’re in desperate need of wall décor for your dorm room, and have friends who gladly share their artsy [...]
Summer is upon us. As the seasons change over, we leave behind the muted pastels of spring and dive right into the pool of neons anxiously awaiting us. With this vibrant color palette comes a new batch of Do-It-Yourself Projects just waiting to be attempted. We decided to start with an updated twist on a childhood favorite: tie-dying. Rather than traditional tie-dye techniques, we used neon fabric [...]