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DIY Unlimited Customizable Phone Case!

Hey DIYers! Today's DIY, I think, is one of my most favorite DIY ideas ever! It's a DIY phone case, but better yet, it can be customized... UNLIMITED TIMES! This DIY is PERFECT for people on a budget, because instead of getting multiple phone cases, you only need 1!

What you'll need:
- A clear phone case
- Cardstock Paper
- Pencil
- Markers, Washi tape, glitter, stickers... Whatever you want to make your phone case look amazing!
- Exacto Knife (Please get parent's permission!)

Steps:
1. Using your pencil, trace the phone case, including the camera hole.
2. Use an exacto knife to cut the shape out!
3. Try to fit the paper in the case. Most likely it'll be a little too big because the outside of the case is bigger than the inside, so trim the paper accordingly to fit the inside of the phone case.
4. Once the paper fits inside the phone case, decorate it however you'd like! The only thing is that you CANNOT make the design 3D (like glitter glue that rises above th…
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DIY Fix Broken Makeup!

Hey DIYers, have you ever dropped your makeup and it shatters? Well I have, and it honestly sucks... AND, I dropped it on Christmas Day. Aghhh! Today's DIY will help you repair/fix your broken makeup and make them look pretty much brand new.

Powders, Highlights, Bronzers, etc.
You will need:
- Broken makeup
- Clean knife
- Rubbing alcohol
- Paper towel or tissue

Steps:
1. Collect all of the broken makeup pieces in the bottom of the compact.
2. Break up the makeup as fine as you can using a very clean knife.
3. Add a few drops of rubbing alcohol and mix until it forms a paste; add a few more drops if needed.
4. Spread and smooth makeup back into the compact. Tap on a flat surface to remove any air bubbles. Let dry about 1 hour, or until almost dry but still a little damp.
5. Cover the makeup surface with a clean paper towel or tissue. Use the cap of the rubbing alcohol bottle to pack and smooth the makeup even further. Let dry completely.
6. You're done!
Tip: If the makeup conta…

DIY Churro Ice Cream Sandwiches

Hey DIYers! How has your summer been so far? Mine has been great! Today's DIY is DIY Churro Ice Cream Sandwiches. These taste BOMB because what's a better dessert than Churros and Ice cream combined? (That was a rhetorical question ;)) Let's get started!

You will need: (This makes 10-12 churro ice-cream sandwiches)
- 3 cups water
- ⅓ cup oil
- ½ tablespoon salt
- 2 cups flour
- Oil, for frying
- 1 cup sugar
- ¼ cup cinnamon
- Ice cream of your choice (vanilla is best in my opinion)

Steps:
1. In a large pot, bring the water, oil, and salt to a boil.
2. Add the flour and turn the heat off. Quickly stir the flour until it forms a smooth paste/ball.
3. Transfer the dough into a piping bag lined with a star tip.
4. Pipe 6-inch spirals onto a sheet lined with parchment paper, starting from the middle and going around in a circle, making sure that there are no gaps between the loops.
5. Repeat with the remaining dough.
6. Freeze the circles for at least 2 hours.
7. Heat oil in a …

DIY Drink Covers

Hey DIYers! It's finally summer, which means we are going start drinking cold, yummy drinks. But isn't it annoying when bees start buzzing around your cup, taunting you? Today's DIY will help solve that. It's DIY Drink Covers! These are sooo cute, so lets get started!

You will need:
- Perler beads
- Circle pegboard
- Ironing paper
- Iron

Steps:
1. Heat up your iron on a low setting.
2. On the perler pegboard, use the perler beads and make a design. I suggest fruit designs, like the ones shown in the picture below! Kiwi's, grapefruits, lemon, orange, watermelon, etc. are all so cute!
3. Take some of the beads out of the center of your design. This will the hole for the straw.
4. Carefully put the ironing paper on the design.
5. Place the iron over the ironing paper that is over the design and irom until you can see the entire design through the paper. This shows you that the beads have fused together. Do not iron them too much though or the beads will melt.
6. Caref…

DIY Phone Holder

Hey DIYers, do you ever have those moments when you want to watch Netflix, but your hand is tired? Well me too. Today's DIY is an easy and cheap way to solve this. Let's get started!

You will need:
- Toilet paper roll
- Exacto knife
- 4 tacks
- Anything you want to decorate the toilet paper roll

Steps:
1. Decorate the toilet paper roll to your liking. Things you can decorate with are washi tape, glitter glue, stickers, or something like that.
2. Using an exacto knife, make a slit long enough for the bottom of your phone.
3. Make another slit that is wide enough for your phone to slip through.
4. Slice off the sides of the two slits to make a rectangle shape.
5. Put the four tacks on the sides of the toilet paper roll to act as feet.
6. Slip your phone inside the rectangle slit!


You're done! I hope you enjoyed this DIY tutorial for a DIY Phone Holder! Sorry it was worded so badly... it's hard to explain. Just use the picture above for reference. Stay tuned for more DIYs…

DIY Apple Cider Bites

Hey DIYers! Are you obsessed with apples but don't like drinking them? Aka apple cider? That's me. Today's DIY is DIY Apple Cider Bites, which are apple slices that taste like apple cider. You suck on them and get all the juice (apple cider?) out, and then eat them! Yum, right? The best part about this DIY is it's incredibly easy! Let's get started!

You will need:
- Apple
- Knife
- Microwave

Steps:
1. Slice thin slices of an apple of your choice (my favorite is honeycrisp apples!) with a knife. Be careful that you don't cut yourself!
2. Evenly place the apple slices on a plate.
3. Microwave the apple slices for 20 seconds or until you hear them sizzling.
4. Let the apples cool for a few minutes.


You're done! Just pop the apple slices in your mouth, and suck on them. Yuuummm! They kind of remind me of lollipops. But healthy lollipops. ;) Anyways, I hope you enjoyed this DIY tutorial for DIY Apple Cider Bites! Stay tuned for more DIYs coming soon! -Madi from…

DIY Lip Stain

Hey DIYers! Today's post is the third and final post in my prom series... And it is DIY Lip Stain! I love lip tints because they don't wear off when you eat/drink, don't need to be reapplied, and give a more natural look than regular lipstick. Let's get started!

You will need:
- 1 Small Beet
- 1 tablespoon of coconut oil

To make the stain:
1. Cook the beet. (Click HERE for directions)
2. Cut the beet into 1x1 cubes. This will be EXTREMELY messy, and your hands will get stained in the process if you don't use gloves.
3. Put the beet cubes in a blender along with the coconut oil.
4. Pour the liquid into a small jar or bowl.

To use the stain:
1. Using a lip brush or q-tip, apply the stain to your lips.
2. Leave the stain on for an hour. Make sure not to lick your lips, or eat/drink.
3. After the hour is up, dampen a washcloth and lightly wash the stain off your lips.

You're done! Now your lips are a perfect pink-purple color! I hope you enjoyed this super cheap an…

DIY Prom Clutch

Hey DIYers! Today's DIY is another post in my DIY Prom Series. I will be showing you what to pack in your prom clutch to have the best night ever! This DIY is perfect for you if you overpack, like I do. :) Let's get started!

These are things you probably want in your clutch:
1. A pack of mints or gum. If you get mints, get the mini version of altoids. If you get gum, get Trident: their gum packs are small and compact.
2. Go to Nordstrom and get a free sample of the perfume that you're using for the night. They are small, so they'll fit in your clutch perfectly.
3. Bring money! You never know if you'll want to ditch the night and get pizza.
4. Portable charger! If you're taking a lot of pictures during the night, a portable charger (along with the charging cord) is essential.
5. Your lipgloss or lipstick for touch-ups after dinner, as well as lip balm.
6. Blotting paper! Dancing will make your face really oily.
7. Pads or Tampons if you're on that time of th…