A Pair & A Spare shares tips on how to use your weekly diary/planner to stay more organized in 2012!
The New York Times reviews the best mascaras with strangely shaped brushes. Did your fave make the list?
Is this fall’s new “it bag”? R29 discusses the Jil Sander Lunch Bag. Personally, I think it’s adorable and funny but probably not worth investing in…
The Coveteur shares a peek inside the studios of Massaro, the “fashion house responsible for creating the iconic black-and-beige shoe synonymous with CHANEL.” Super inspiring, especially if you love all things Chanel.
5 Ways to Create a Winter Spa Retreat at Home, from Beautylish. Love this idea!
Already Pretty shows you How to Splurge Responsibly. Every college girl should read this, seriously.
How to Sew Your Own Mittens, from A Beautiful Mess.
Although it’s super old, we just discovered this hairstyle tutorial that involves twisting your hair to make a cool faux “headband” – very cool.
One more oldie but goodie (how had we never seen this before?): The Best Chocolate Mousse of Your Life in Under 5 Minutes. Um, we’re in!
Okay, ONE more we hadn’t seen before: The Girl’s Guide to Curating a Super Cool Jewelry Collection, from Styleite.
Speaking of food, Emily from Cupcakes & Cashmere shows you how to make the prettiest Rice Krispies Treats ever.
Also from Cupcakes &Cashmere: An amazing floral arrangement tutorial.
Two words: Missoni Nails! We love you, Beauty Department. Yes, yes we do.
Make your own bird wall art collage! Would make awesome dorm decor on the cheap.
If that’s not your style, why not create a wall full of polaroids?
Aaand while we’re on the subject of wall decor, this Valentine’s Day DIY Tissue Paper Wall Heart is probably the cutest V-Day decoration OF ALL TIME.
Got a few minutes to kill? Test your reaction time with this fun flash game. (Bonus: Cute sheep graphics!)
From Cracked: The 5 Most Insane Original Uses of Famous Products. The Lysol one is nightmare-worthy, but bubble wrap as wallpaper? Genius!
Need to spice up your wardrobe? Refinery 29 has cute spring jewelry under $50 a pop.
Also from R29, 13 Tops to Help You Get Your Flirt On. Cute!
The 5 Products Every Woman Must Have in Her Makeup Bag, from Glamour. Agreed on all 5, especially #1.
Pockets feeling a little lighter after buying your books for this semester? Cosmo has 5 Websites That Will Help You Save Money.
CollegeCandy demystifies the art of the faux bob. I have to say, I’ve tried this myself and it’s totally doable, but seriously time-consuming. Don’t do this on a whim…
Another great hair tutorial: Carrie Bradshaw Waves! These look surprisingly simple.
If you’ve tried and failed to figure out your best makeup colors, fear not: Real Simple lists makeup shades that look good on EVERYONE. Yes, everyone!
DIY alert: A Pair & a Spare created a printed cut out dress from just a knee-length skirt. It’s definitely a sexy look but would be great for summer days at the beach.
One more cool DIY: Givenchy Horn Earrings – perfect for adding edge to any look.
How to Add Photo Albums to Your iPhone. I just figured out how to do this and it’s a game changer.
If you have a girly sense of style, you will absolutely LOVE this pretty pink apartment, via Miss Moss.
Related: Fresh Ideas to Make ANY Small Space Feel Larger, from Apartment Therapy.
And if you are a super organized freak like me, you will adore these photos of color-coded everything. Be still my heart!
Gal Meets Glam shares a few of her favorite Etsy shops. We’re always browsing Etsy, so this was perfect.
If you need some new tunes to listen to at the gym, Lauren Conrad shared her favorite workout mix this week.
Okay, until we were sent this link, we had no idea Nick Cannon even had a pop culture website. And we still don’t know why this particular post is on there, but whatever, it’s cool: Extreme Sidewalk Chalk – pretty impressive.