Want a new skirt but would rather not buy one? Try this easy DIY skirt tutorial! The skirt is adorable, super simple, and even has pockets! As far as we’re concerned, skirts with pockets > all other skirts.
Lacquerized shows us how to do a Ruffian manicure.
Does Facebook (or more specifically, Mark Zuckerberg) know who you’ll date next? File this under just plain creepy.
Kimberly, head of Wildfox Couture, talks plastic surgery, LA culture, Heidi Montag and The Hills. While the constant first letter capitalization is annoying, the article is honest and worth reading.
Oh god, Lindsey Lohan wants Chanel to glamorize her alcohol anklet. You can’t make this stuff up.
ELLE Magazine lists their top 25 most influential fashion icons from the music industry. Did your fave make the cut?
Former CF writer Michelle gives you some tips for succeeding at the part-time job search!
8 Ways to Dress Up Your Tee, from InStyle magazine, will help you take a basic top from simple to stylish.
Prepare to cringe: Refinery29 made a list of the ugliest jeans, ever.
Yay! Summer work outfits that are actually cute, from Glamour magazine.
We’re pretty excited about this: Urban Outfitters, one of our favorite stores ever, just launched a beauty section on their website, and it’s stocked with TONS of must-have products. Check it out!
Summer Goals is an adorable Tumblr site we just discovered that chronicles two girls’ summer adventures. It will inspire you to make some seasonal goals of your own!
Aww, the little motivational speaker is SO cute! Just TRY to watch her video without smiling.
We mentioned the M.I.A. article controversy last week; now the Vulture blog breaks down the ten harshest parts of Lynn Hirschberg’s M.I.A. Profile. Which side are you on? I think I’m leaning toward team M.I.A. (I know, I know…)
This might make you pick the beach over the pool this year: 1 in 8 public pools tested were unfit for use, says a new study, citing bacteria, especially in areas where kids swim, as one of the biggest contributing factors. Yuck.
Patricia Field gives a walkthrough of the Sex And The City 2 wardrobe, including what each piece cost and why she chose the outfits she did! Totally interesting.
Why We Travel, by Pico Iyer for Salon.com. It’s a little long but way worth reading!
This had me cracking up so hard: in an effort to become the perfect husband, A.J. Jacobs does EVERYTHING his wife tells him for an entire month. If you’re in a long-term relationship, the results will probably not surprise you.
Total Beauty breaks down the 9 Craziest Beauty Gadgets… Ever.
I love this: Before You Were Hot showcases attractive people’s awkward high school and childhood photos – glasses, braces, hideous bangs, and all!
Vintage Finds from Around the World, via the NYTimes, is practically fashion porn.
From USA Today: Stereotypes Don’t Sum Up All Sororities. I know I’m guilty of occasionally stereotyping sororities myself. What do you think of the article – agree, disagree?
Crushable gives us 5 Tips on How NOT to End Up Like Heidi Montag. Preach.
5 High-Tech Tricks My Mom Will Never Get is proof that parent’s just don’t understand.. the internet.
That’s all we’ve got for this week! Hope you all have a fantastic rest of your Thursday! Be sure to post any other link-worthy stuff we missed in a comment so we can all check it out.