How To Style A Coffee Table

Bella Breakdown Here is a foolproof formula for arranging a coffee table. Start by putting your favorite trays on top then stack a few books on top. Add something tall on one side. Next, add something fresh, such as a small flower arrangement, as well. You can also place an oddball object into the mix to add a little...

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Citrus Sorbet Cups

Bella Breakdown Looking for a perfectly refreshing treat this summer? These raspberry – infused citrus sorbet cups are the obvious choice! The delicious delights are sure to be a hit at any Fourth of July gathering, summer pool party, or outdoor picnic. To make: 1. Combine 3 cups of water and 1 cup of sugar in a pot 2. Bring the mixture to a boil and stir until the sugar dissolves 3. Once the sugar mixture has cooled, combine it in a blender with 5 cups of raspberries 4. Blend until well mixed 5. Pour the mixture into an...

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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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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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Twisted Half-Up

Bella Breakdown We joined forces with Birmingham, Alabama-based salon Wheelhouse to bring you this pretty, casual look that’s perfect to dress up for work or dress down for the weekend. All you’ll need? Some hairspray and a few clear elastics. Choose a product that gives you flexibility, instead of a hairspray. Start with a section of hair close to the part and begin a loose braid towards the back of your head. The braid should be imperfect. Tease the end of the braid with a comb to hold it in place, then relax the braid by tugging slightly outwards....

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