10-Minute Floral Summer Centerpiece

Bella Breakdown Creating a beautiful table scape for summer couldn’t be simpler with this easy and elegant centerpiece. – Begin with a simple bubble vase and fill it about 3/4 full with water. – Take five strands of lily grass and bend them into a circle. – Press the grass into the water. – Take several tulips and press them down into the water in various places. – Gently place several votive candles and allow them to float on top of the water. – Light the candles and you have a beautiful centerpiece. One thing you can cross off...

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DAAMN! The Pocket Stylist You Need NOW!

Bella Breakdown We’ve all been there, frustrated in the closet with no idea what to wear, sending countless images to friends and family but never getting a decent opinion. Or finally getting an opinion that sounds something like, “Aw you look adorable” or, “I love both outfits on you!” GIRL. We all know you don’t look perfect in every single outfit, and while it is obvious that you don’t wear a crop top to a wedding, what about wearing shorts to a gender reveal party? These days the rules of fashion tend to switch every hour, and not all...

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Make Your Own Summer Wedding Bouquet

Bella Breakdown Forgo an expensive bouquet by making your own bouquet of blossoms in this blush and bashful color scheme. Start by combining three light pink O’Hara roses as the center of the bouquet, crisscrossing the stems. Add some Scabiosa as the next outer layer around the roses. Next, add a beautiful peony to make a focal point. You can also add some white mini Calla lilies. Next, add in some green poppy pods to provide texture and a pop of color. Wispy hydrangea and silver dollar eucalyptus complete the bouquet along the outer edges. Use the floral tape...

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DIY Confetti Tray

Bella Breakdown Start by putting star glitter, holographic glitter and multicolor confetti onto the tray. Arrange the confetti so that it is spread out well. Drizzle a layer of dimensional decoupage over all of the glitter. Cover the confetti and to pop any bubbles with a toothpick. Dry for 48 hours and voilà! You have a beautiful catch-all for...

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DIY Customizable Neon Signs

Bella Breakdown Neon signs are a great way to snazz up any area. Try this simple DIY to make one of your own. The supplies you will need are: Different colors of neon Frame with a particle board backing Hole punch Crazy glue Something to draw with Here’s what to do Remove the glass from the cardboard frame and keep the cardboard backing. Trace your design onto the cardboard. Use the neon wire to cover the lines of your sketch. Use the crazy glue to stick the wire down along your sketch lines. Be careful not to glue your...

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Summer Yum: DIY Frozen Watermelon Pops

Bella Breakdown Watermelon popsicles are everything we need the summer. To make this delicious treat, cut watermelon into 1 inch round slices. Then cut those rounds into quarters. Next, pierce a hole in the rind and place a stick into the hole. Lay your watermelon “popsicles” on a sheet and drizzle melted chocolate over them. Then add your favorite toppings such as pistachios or shredded coconut. Freeze the popsicles until they are frozen....

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