Artists sketch floor plan of “Friends” apartments and other famous TV shows. I love this so much!
HelloGiggles shows you where to watch the first episode of The Mindy Project, Mindy Kaling’s new TV show, premiering on fox in September. Who else is super excited for this?
And while we’re on the subject of TV, Zap2It did a great list of groundbreaking women on television, featuring a whole bunch of our favorites.
Also from HelloGiggles, the real reason girls call other girls fat – pretty insightful.
The RIGHT way to use bobby pins, from Shine. There’s a good chance you’re doing it wrong!
Another beauty life-changer: How to style sideswept bangs (with a pesky cowlick). I have this same problem and do a variation on this – it definitely works!
Racked shares 7 tips for saving money on your manicure. Who knew the day of the week made a difference?
Alexa Chung is getting her own clothing line. Would you buy her stuff?
Love this: Kryzuy discusses what to do when people stare at you for the way you dress. Amen! There will always be people who don’t like what you wear – that’s why you have to dress for YOU!
The Glitter Guide lists 5 things to try this weekend if you have some free time.
We love, love, love this woven chain necklace from Stripes + Sequins, and the Honestly WTF version, too – we’ve been buying these styles like crazy lately, so it’s nice to be able to make them for less!
P.S. I Made This shows you how to reinvent a black dress with gorgeous lace detailing.
Another cool DIY to try: How to Make Baroque-Inspired Combat Boots, from Teen Vogue.
Also from Teen Vogue, What Beauty Essentials Do I Need for Freshman Year? Totally agree with makeup wipes and dry shampoo!
19 Wildly Dangerous Home Remedies from 100 Years Ago, via Mental Floss. Oh my god, these are beyond scary.
A StyleList contributor shares how she won her battle with acne – a hopeful story for anyone struggling with pervasive breakouts.
Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso talks to The Cut. Her story is so inspiring!
Haha: Things Guys ALWAYS Do in the Movies and Never Do in Real Life, from Glamour. Oh, it’s true…
The Beauty Department shares a DIY kool aid lip stain. I remember doing this as a kid!
The 101 Best Moving Tips, from Movers Edge… just in case you haven’t moved back in yet.
Girly girls will love Lauren Conrad’s bow lamp diy project.
Speaking of room decor, Refinery 29 has some cute apartment picks for under $50.
Also from R29, the 6 hottest lipstick shades for fall. Are you bold enough to rock purple lips?
On second thought, new research on the chemicals in lipstick and their effects might make it a better idea to stay away from bold lip colors….
The 10 Best Places to Waste Time on the Internet, from CollegeCandy. Reddit is my all-time fave. What’s yours?
Birchbox shows you how to get Kristen Bell’s Multi-Braid Hairstyle – we like their version better than Kristen’s original look!
Also from Birchbox, is your perfume attracting mosquitos?
Our friend Ashley at The Gloss did a super long and involved post on BB creams, which breaks down the different brands, ingredients, and all the different pros and cons. Have you tried a BB cream yet?
3 Fall 2012 Runway Inspired Hair Twist How Tos, from Chictopia – love all of these styles!
Refinery 29 lists the 3 pieces you should be buying in each decade of life, from your 20s to your 70s.
10 Staples for Every Woman’s Wardrobe, from Real Simple, touches on the same topic. What are YOUR essentials?
Fash Boulevard talks with the stylists of the hit TV show Pretty Little Liars. A lot of it is fashion career-focused and great if you want to work in the industry one day!
And just because it’s back-to-school time, we thought it was important to include this guide to safe drinking, especially for our freshman readers. We usually don’t cover this stuff on CF, but we all know underage drinking does happen on campus. If you are going to drink, it’s SO important to know your limits, and stop before you have too much. Alcohol poisoning is very real, and we don’t want it to happen to any of you.