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Links We Love 02/07/14

Style

Need some style inspiration for Valentine’s Day? Check out three outfits from Grown and Curvy Woman (our favorite is the first one).

We’re suckers for a floral blazer.

Great round-up of statement earrings from Frankie Hearts Fashion:

Statement Earrings from Frankie Hearts Fashion 

Beauty

Any pop art/Roy Lichtenstein fans out there? Precious Polish puts her immense talents to work on a Lichtenstein-themed manicure.

Beautiful round-up of romantic styles from The Freckled Fox. Start practicing now if you have a hot date on Valentine’s Day.

Get a pretty, flushed look for Valentine’s Day the RIGHT way, brought to us by The Beauty Department.

Nom Nom

“20 Lovey Dovey Dinners” from A Beautiful Mess.

These no bake, no sugar added granola bars looks really easy, healthy, and tasty. Plus, you can customize the recipe depending on what you like:

NoBakeandEasilyCustomizableGranolaBars from Peanut Butter Fingers

And on a not-so-healthy note, caramel popcorn just got taken to a whole new level!

Lifestyle

Emily from Isn’t that Charming rails about the Coca-Cola commercial controversy. We agree–how disappointing that people would react negatively to an ad celebrating America’s diversity.

Gold-dipped playing cards. There’s no reason on earth we need this but we just love that it exists in this round-up of Little Luxuries from blogger Vmac and Cheese.

We are bookmarking this excellent how-to from Hair Romance on setting up and photographing yourself for blog posts. We’ve always wondered how she did it!

DIY

If you’re feeling crafty but don’t want to spend a lot of time or money, make your hand mirror, brush, and comb match with these easy polka dots from I Spy DIY:

Polka Dot Grooming Set from ISpyDIY

Well this jewelry plaque from P.S. – I made this… looks so darn easy to make it might just have to be an upcoming snowy day project!

This DIY Map Frame fro A Night Owl Blog is a perfect memento piece. You could create one a Valentine for your honey, commemorating a special place in your relationship.

Have a great weekend!

Author: Beth

Writer, blogger, basset-hound walker. Beth is a connoisseur of nachos and holiday films. She loves books, sidecars, costume jewelry, and people with a quirky sense of humor.

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  • http://www.justataste.com/ Kelly Senyei | Just a Taste

    Thanks so much for sharing my Homemade Caramel Corn recipe! What great company to be in!

  • http://www.fullclutch.com/ Sarah

    Kelly, it looks SOOOOO delicious! I can’t wait to try it. Thanks for sharing on the world wide web!