Author: Kara Metta

How to Tone Hair Extensions

If you’re a blonde and you’ve ever purchased hair extensions you may know that they almost always carry a yellow-brassy tone.  This is because they are often bleached, but not properly toned.  If you do...

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Red Refashion Party

This week I discovered a new thrift store in my neighborhood where I scored the lace jacket above for $2.60.  I immediately decided to refashion it into a skirt.  It was way more complicated than I thought I would be,...

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Eight Dollar Store Beauty Hacks

In my youth, I developed a passion for saving money wherever I could so that I could save for more important things, like candy and college. Over the years, this has led me to be a huge fan of dollar stores–as long as they...

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Gold Dipped Mason Jar

I know there are a ton of posts out there about ways to decorate a mason jar; but I just couldn’t help myself.  Here’s my own take. I created this diagram to show you the different steps.  It was really easy. DIY...

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DIY Foolproof French Tip Manicure

I’m not particularly an artist, and painting my own french tips was always a struggle until I was hit with a bright idea.  I was shopping at a local dollar store and came upon some garage sale stickers.  Because...

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DIY: How to take in a large dress

I originally shared this project on Brassy Apple.  Today is my day to share it!Also before and after highlighting my hair :)Today’s refashion shows the power of tailoring clothes to fit your individual body....

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