These days, it seems as if everything revolves around social media. Whether it be on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, or some other internet invention, your networks are growing every day. As a student and soon-to-be-professional, however, there’s one network that you might not have tapped into that is sure to come in handy: LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network with over [...]
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 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 [...]
Our next Pintern Challenge project features our Guest Blogger, Sydney. She'll be sprucing up some plain bobby pins, just in time for summer! Summertime isn’t exactly the best time for good hair days. Heat and humidity calls for putting your hair up or styling it away from your face. My solution is always grabbing a few bobby pins and pinning the hair around my face back into small braids. The pr [...]
Our next Pintern Challenge installment features our blogger, Katherine, of the University of Pennsylvania. She'll showcase her efforts at a DIY Pencil Holder!
I saw this pin on Pinterest, and the concept seemed so simple. All I would have to do is cut and fold. Spoiler alert: it wasn’t that easy.
Materials (Here is the Printed Pattern):
Cardstock (I used manila folders)ScissorsA [...]
As you've probably noticed, we at Barnes & Noble College can't get enough of Pinterest. From DIYs using miscellaneous household objects to outfit ideas to study tips, we can't help pinning all day long (don't deprive yourself, check out our boards!). That's why this summer, we're putting our pins to the test. Each week, we'll be posting a new project and our spirited attempt at it.
Be sure [...]
Not long after the release of The Wizard of Oz prequel, Oz: The Great and Powerful, it seems as though the dazzling Emerald City has jumped off of the movie screen and onto the runways. This vivid emerald shade has been deemed Pantone's 2013 Color of the Year. We're here to showcase some of our favorite looks featuring this dynamic shade.
Look #1: A night out is the perfect time to show off [...]
Mashable recently pinned a tutorial on making an amplifying speaker out of a Pringles can. I love this idea because I am far too cheap to spend money on an iPod docking station. I may or may not have broken my last one by knocking it off the table during an intense dance party...
This project costs less than six dollars!
What You Will Need:
1 Pringles Can (minus the Pringles and crumbs)
With a little Pinspiration and creativity making your space reflect cheerful and chic is easier than you think. Little pops of bright colors can help you overcome the dulling effects of the winter months while a color scheme and strategic use of patterns and decorative items can make your room look pretty and pulled together. While you probably can't paint the walls of your dorm or pick the c [...]
After drooling over this recipe for weeks, I finally decided to share it with all of our readers. I came across this mouth-watering dip on Pinterest and couldn’t resist clicking through for the full list of ingredients. It comes from the site Six Sisters’ Stuff and is the perfect way to get your pumpkin fix.
What You’ll Need:
Makes about 6 cups (12 servings).
15 oz can pumpkin