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Celebrate National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day With These 5 Pinterest Recipes

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Is there ever any reason to not celebrate peanut butter? In short -- no. But on National Peanut Butter Lover's Day, March 1, you're allowed to indulge a little more than usual in your favorite gooey peanut butter dessert. Try one (or all) of the five below to get a jump start and let us... read more

5 Pinterest Projects for President’s Day Weekend

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Next Monday marks President's Day, so make the most of your day off by tackling one of these super-simple DIY projects. All of 'em are easy to make; plus, you can get your craft on without having to change out of your pajamas. We think we could get used to this whole three-day weekend deal...... read more

12 Surprisingly Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments

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Add some flair to your tree with the 12 easy-to-make Christmas ornaments. Not only are they fool-proof (well...almost), but these festive ornaments will have your holiday guests wondering when you suddenly got so crafty... More Must-Clicks: 11 Creative Christmas Mantels You Need to Copy WIN IT: A $150 Gift Card to... read more

8 Easy DIY Thanksgiving Place Cards

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What's the best way to show off your creative side while keeping your crazy Aunt Susan far, far away from your end of the dinner table? Place cards, of course. Show your guests to their seats this Thanksgiving by making one of these eight easy DIY place cards. Because, trust me -- no one wants... read more

Behind-the-Scenes: DIY Home Decor Night With The Nest

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We've been feeling especially crafty lately--so the editors of The Nest hosted our first-ever DIY decor event last night! About a hundred of you came to our downtown New York office for the event. The crafts? DIY monogrammed coasters, studded lampshades and painted centerpieces from design blogger Hannah Kate Flora. While crafting we sipped a... read more

Buzz From The Boards: Bedroom Storage Tricks

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Guilty of pushing things under your bed? There’s no shame in using that extra space to store things you don’t need access to every day. But what’s the best way to do it? Nesties reveal top tricks: “We used to only use plastic bins, but I bought a few space bags a few months back... read more

Get Crafty with The Nest’s DIY Decor Night

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Grab a glue gun and some girlfriends: You're invited to a fun night of crafting in our New York City office on August 8! The Nest editors are partnering with design blogger Hannah Kate Flora to help you create your very own home decor must-haves, including studded lampshades, colorful coasters and painted glass centerpieces. Not... read more

Easy DIY Makeup Storage by Bridget Lappert of Broke But Bougie

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I’m not a crafty person. I failed “cutting out shapes” in kindergarten and I’ve shied away from anything that involves glue, tape or scissors ever since. But this easy DIY makeup storage idea is something that even I can handle (it only took me 10 minutes to do). It's a fantastic way to store all... read more

How to Make DIY Party Favors with Washi Tape

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Looking for creative little gifts for your guests? Check out this video from our sister site, The Knot, to learn how to use washi tape to make your own stylish party (or wedding) favors that your friends will love. The Japanese masking tape can dress up pretty much anything--it comes in a... read more

Restaurant Recipes: Red Lobster’s Shrimp Nachos

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Ever wonder how to make your favorite chain restaurant meals at home? Just ask Stephanie Manley of CopyKat.com. The blogger has been re-creating popular dishes from restaurants across the country since 1995. We recently caught up with Stephanie and she agreed to share four recipes from her latest cookbook, CopyKat.com’s Dining Out At Home Cookbook... read more