DIY Felt Succulents

Bella Breakdown Bloom! DIY felt succulents are a cheap and easy way to create a chic home decor craft that you’ll be proud to display. Step 1 To make these pretty decorations, fold a strip of felt in half and cut into a leaf shape. Repeat this four times. Step 2 Use a fabric marker to add more color. Using a hot glue gun, roll each leaf, then repeat by layering the four “leaves”. Step 3 Fold the leaves outward to shape the succulents. Have fun with different colors, shapes, and sizes. Step 4 Display in a bowl filled...

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Caramel Apple Poke Cake Recipe

Bella Breakdown Caramel Apple Poke Cake combines all your favorite fall flavors in one caramel-infused spice cake! INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp. butter, plus more for pan All-purpose flour, for pan 1 box spice cake mix, plus ingredients needed for batter 5 Granny Smith apples, finely chopped (peeled if desired) 1/4 c. sugar 1/4 c. brown sugar 1 tbsp. cinnamon, plus more for dusting 1 tsp. ground nutmeg 1 tbsp. cornstarch Juice of 1/2 lemon 1 1/4 c. jarred caramel, plus more for drizzling FOR THE FROSTING 16 oz. cream cheese, softened 8 tbsp. butter, softened 2 1/4 c. powdered sugar...

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DIY Dry Shampoo – Talc Free!

Bella Breakdown We are making our own talc-free, dry shampoo. Talc is not the best thing in the world for you, so if you can cut it out of your dry shampoo, then this is one way to do it. The ingredients you need are: Ingredients: Water, rubbing alcohol, corn starch, and essential oil (such as lavender). Mix the cornstarch, a few drops of essential oil, and rubbing alcohol into the water. Stir the mixture and pour it into a spray bottle. Spray the mixture onto your hair roots until damp. Blow dry for a minute or two to...

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DIY Wood Printing Blocks

Bella Breakdown Design traditional Indian wood printing blocks inspired by adult coloring book pages! To make traditional Indian wood printing blocks, you’ll need: Pine wood blocks Adult coloring book page Pencil Americana multi-surface satin paint Paintbrush Foam sheets Jigsaw and Dremel Using adult coloring books for inspiration, sketch a design onto the wooden block using a pencil. Pencil the details in place. Using the jigsaw, cut out the shapes. Using a Dremel, carve out the details with an engraving bit, then remove all rough edges with a sander. Next, place a foam sheet under a piece of fabric. Dab...

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How to Make a Hair Detangler Spray

Bella Breakdown Brush away those knots easily with this DIY hair detangler spray. We’re on a natural hair care routine right now, so this detangling spray is perfect. This spray can also be used as a leave-in conditioner!! To make this spray, the ingredients you will need are: ½ Tsp. vitamin E oil 8-10 drops of lavender essential oil 1 Tbsp. vegetable glycerin (helps to seal in moisture) 1 cup of water. Shake well and spray onto dampened hair, then brush out your hair. Try it at home and let us know what you...

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