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Easy Hairstyles Which You Can Style In Less Than 5 Minutues

Written by , Posted in 2016, 2016 August

Hello my lovely fashionistas, welcome back!

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Let’s cheers to the weekend!

It’s hard to believe that the Summer vacation is almost come to an end, the good news is seize this back to school season and upgrade your everyday hairstyle.

I know finding new clothes and supplies are fun but it’s even more exciting to freshen up your look with a new style.

I have picked up several hairstyles which you can style in less than 5 minutes and also guaranteed to stand out on your campus.

Now, you can  hit the snooze button for another F I V E … minutes … more {Snooooooze}

1. High Pony

The first hairstyle will definitely goes to the high pony.

High pony scores the highest marks for being an equally easy as well as put-together style!

You can either throw up your second day hair and embrace the natural self. Then, add some hair spray and tease your tail for a flirty look.

Or you can always take a flat iron to the ends and create that undone bends for an effortlessly cool finish.

Tips: Give your hair some texture whenever you’re styling high pony.

If your hair is freshly washed and a little too smooth, you can always add some hairspray or dry shampoo.

This will allow your ponytail to stay in place all day long

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A simple high pony goes well with any style especially the athleticleisure look.

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If you have that effortless long sleek hair, embrace it! Tie it up high and you’ll have this fresh and professional look for school. It’ll definitely help you score additional marks if you’re having presentation.

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Add a splash of edginess and high fashion to your back to school look with a high pony!

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Want to showcase your choker or jewelry better, a high pony will never do wrong!

Hair ties which are so pretty, you just couldn’t resist!

Hair ties in various shades of pink.
This will create that lovely dovey look.

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Colourful set of hair ties

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Satin hair ties

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2.  Curls

You must be thinking how could curl hair be done in 5 minutes.

Today, Im gonna share with you super easy tips to have the perfect curls!

Tips: Make sure you use a heat protection spray first, so you don’t fry your strands.

1st Option

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1.  Secure your hair in a high pony.

2. Split the tail in half.

3. Wrap the first half over and around a 1-inch curling wand for 10 seconds or less. (it all depends on how easily your hair curls)

4. Repeat with the second half.

5. Let down your ponytail and separate the curls with your fingers.

2nd Option

If the first one doesn’t work for you, you can try out the second way which doesn’t need a curling wand at all.

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The perfect curl will definitely makes you look like you’ve put so much effort in styling yourself!

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If you have a mid-length hair, add some curls on it. You’ll be surprised how curls can add a twist to your everyday look!

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Want to create that new romantic look for school. Easy, curls will do everything for you! Look how gorgeous is Venice in this curly hair.

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Who says curl hair can only be feminine? Look how Lara nailed it with a bomber jacket. She totally slays!

You can always wear hair accessories to bring your curls to the next level.

Black and white checkered hairband with bunny ears

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Thin black hairband with floral and pearl embellishments

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Gold leaves headband

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3. Half Knot / Bun

If you’ve read my previous post on half knot, you’ll know this is the most hyped hairstyle in 2016!

This is due to they looks simple but at the same time it looks like you’ve actually done something to your hair, even if you haven’t washed it for days.

Want to know how to style this hairstyle –> Check em out here

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If you have a cool hair color, definitely try a half bun, it’ll create that edgy and stylish look!

Kira
She created that cute and feminine look with a half bun.

Maydenn
If you have a shirt hair or mid length hair, this is also the MUST TRY hairstyle! The half bun is so versatile, it will create different looks depends on your outfit. If you team it up with a choker or bomber, your half bun will add a splash of edginess.

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If you’re wearing a simple top, half bun will elevate your look instantly!

4. Top Knot / Bun 

For me, top knot is one of the easiest hairstyle to pull off especially when you’ve a bad hair day, cuz who knows right when your hair is up in a bun!

Depends on the occasions, you can also make the bun look totally different with just a few adjustments.

If you want a fancy bun, you can always go for a braided top knot.

The braided details will make you look like you’ve been spending hours on your hair.

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When you’re bored with the braided bun, a messy bun is also another great option. for you to take as a reference.

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Minna Furtwangen
She just slays her top bun like nobody else! Besides, the messy bun also makes her jewelry stands out!

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By adding a piece of statement hair accessory, you’ll bring your top bun into the next level!

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5. Boxer Braids aka Double Dutch French Braids

If you want something quirky, fun and edgy definitely try out boxer braids.

It’s not difficult like you used to talk, all you need is a little practice and you can even braid this in your car!

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Missy
When you think your clothes you’re wearing is boring.No worries, braid your hair into this cool boxer braids and you’ll look effortlessly stunning!

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Instead of wearing the same clothes with your besties, having the same hairstyle like this will also makes you stand out in the crowd even tho you are a freshies.

Fanny Lyckman
Be that edgy girl with this cool and quirky boxer braids! Throw on a pair of shades and you’ll have all eyes on you!

Till next time.

Sending some love from me to you.

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Hope all these hairstyles will give you inspirations to nail your new school year! 

Whatever you look, Luulla has everything you need to make a style statement!

 

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August 2016

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Toast-y Breakfast Idea That Is Amazingly Fast and Healthy

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Happy Friday, lovelies! Welcome back!

So, I’m sure you’ve heard enough of the “breakfast is the most important meal of the day” stories, but sometimes it can be a real struggle to wake up early for breakfast prep (especially for college students where sleep is your utmost priority). Also, some might feel too lazy to jump into the daily routine of preparing breakfast because the process is just too hectic and troublesome.

IKR.

But no worries, I’m here to save your day by sharing with you 10 super-fast and hassle-free breakfast ideas. Plus, they are super healthy and filling. Curious? Just keep scrolling. ;)

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1. Avocado Egg Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Add butter in pan with high heat, wait for it to melt. Crack egg into pan.

iii. Cut avocado into half, scoop out the flesh and put it into a bowl. Lightly mash avocado until spreadable. Season it with moderate amount of salt and pepper.

iv. Spread avocado mash on a fresh toast, and top it with sunny side up egg.

v. Spice it up by adding chilli flakes or any preferred seasonings.

 
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2. Peanut Butter & Banana Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Cut banana into slices.

iii. Spread peanut butter jam on a fresh toast.

iv. Top it up with banana slices.

v. Add a sprinkle of chopped almond and enjoy!

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3. Tomato Egg Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast a slice of bread in toaster.

ii. Add butter into saucepan and heat it with medium temperature. Crack an egg into the saucepan once the butter melted.

iii. Spread ricotta cheese on a fresh toast.

iv. After the egg is cooked, slightly heat the tomato slices using the same saucepan.

v. Stack ‘em up and voila! You can kick it up a notch by adding basil for a better taste.

 

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4. Strawberry Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Sliced and hulled strawberry, put them aside.

iii. Spread a generous amount of ricotta cheese on a fresh toast.

iv. Top with strawberry slices, then drizzle with honey.

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5. Blueberry Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Spread a generous amount of ricotta cheese on a freshly toasted bread.

iii.  Top with blueberry and chopped pistachio. Serve.

iv. You can add a drizzle of honey or maple syrup on top to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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6. Coconut & Almond Toppings Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in a toaster.

ii. Spread the toast with generous amount of almond butter, then add another thick layer of greek yogurt.

iii. Add a sprinkle of sliced almond and shredded coconut. Done!

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7. Salmon Cucumber Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Cut salmon into thick slices, and cucumber into thin slices.

iii. Top the toast with generous amount of cream cheese or any desired spread.

iv. Stack the salmon slices and thinly-sliced cucumber up – Voila!

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8. Scrambled Veggie Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Crack eggs into a bowl and whisk it until you see bubble foam. Add salt and pepper to taste.

ii. Drizzle olive oil in the saucepan and heat it over medium heat.

iv. Add the egg mixture into the hot saucepan, together with kale.

v. Stir the egg mixture and veggie gently and constantly for about 1-2 minutes.

vi. After the scrambled veggie is cook, layer it on top of the toast.

vii. Sprinkle some cheddar cheese on top. Serve immediately.

 

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9. S’mores Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Swipe some chocolate spread on the fresh toast (You can choose your desired chocolate spread)

iii. Top with a handful of marshmallows, then add a sprinkle of crushed graham cracker crumbs.

iv. Put the S’more toast back into the toaster, and toast it until the marshmallows are golden brown. Let cool for 1 to 2 minutes, ready to serve.

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10. Summer Tropical Toast

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Instructions

i. Toast the bread in toaster.

ii. Cut pineapple into small slices, then chop fresh mint into pieces.

iii. Swipe a generous amount of ricotta cheese on toast.

iv. Top the fresh toast with pineapple cubes and fresh mint pieces.

v. Add a drizzle of honey or maple syrup to taste – Enjoy your summer tropical toast!

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That’s all for today’s topic! Hope you guys find it interesting and informative.

Breakfast is important – cliche but true.

Why not kick start your day with a wholesome breakfast when it could make you healthier and happier?

Which is your favourite toast toppings? Drop us a comment below because we’d love to hear from you. <3

Stay tuned for more awesome tips!

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Back to School Supplies Which Make You the Coolest Kid in Class

Written by , Posted in 2016, 2016 August

 Hello & welcome back!

I hope you’re enjoying our previous posts on back to school.

If you still haven’t check em up, make sure you do, we’ve covered various areas which will help you nail your new school year.

Today, we’ve prepared you a cool list of accessories which will help you stay organised in studies and on top of their game.

They key is these picks will help you stay stress free throughout the semester.

All our picks lean on the practical side but with a fun twist!

Keep scrolling and find out more!

1. Binder

Showcase your reports, homework, study modules or even your own paper notes in an organise way with these gorgeous range of binders.

Aside from making sure you’ll never lose your important notes, these gorgeous binders will also brighten your day whenever you use them!

This eye-catching typewriter binder will give you the motivation to look through your notes!

This DIY Ring binder comes with 2 free refill packs of your choice.

You can choose among these  –> line sheets in green, blank sheets in yellow, grid sheets in blue, to do list sheets in lavender or weekly planner sheets in maroon.

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This gorgeous pastel blue shade binder with glasses and pencil images will definitely captivate your heart!

This binder also comes with 2 free refill packs of your choice.

You can choose any two among these  –> line sheets in green, blank sheets in yellow, grid sheets in blue, to do list sheets in lavender or weekly planner sheets in maroon.

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If you have a thing for sweet tooth, this cute candy jar binder is what you seek for!

This cute binder will give off the Parisian vibe as it’ll reminds you the candy shop in Paris!

But make sure you don’t drool while revising the notes in this binder XP

This binder also comes with 2 free refill packs of your choice.

You can choose any two among these  –> line sheets in green, blank sheets in yellow, grid sheets in blue, to do list sheets in lavender or weekly planner sheets in maroon.

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2. Notebook 

It’s extremely important to keep a notebook by your side as we tend to forget things easily if we don’t jot em down.

With cute notebooks, it’ll be more motivative while making notes during lecture classes or even jot down the ideas for assignments whenever you think of em. 

The first notebook which I want to recommend is this cute yellow notebook with this cool quote on it.

It says “secret book of all my super awesome ideas”. Don’t you think by seeing them, you’ll feel more productive to get things done?

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If you tear your notes from the notebook, I’ll prefer you to opt a ring b=notebook as it’ll still look the same even you rip off the pages.

This ring notebook has this cool stamp prints all over it which makes it super cool and unique.

Furthermore, the cover is in this fabric material which will make your notebook look super quality!

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I know some of you prefer blank pages as you tend to do better notes with them.

In this case this minimal notebook is all you need, you can express your creativity while jotting down your notes!

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3. Planner

For me, is good to keep a planner with you regardless it is a weekly planner or monthly planner.

This cute bambee weekly planner will reminds you of the childhood.

Plan all the things you need to do ahead in this gorgeous hard cover weekly planner.

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I believe some of you might have love hate relationship with planners as it always come with printed dates which make you feel like its a waste when you don’t feel the column up.

Thus, this indie seller has got you covered with this gorgeous blue planner with no dates, months or even years!

Now you can keep this planner for years as long as you don’t run out of pages!

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4. Sticky Notes

They come in handy whenever you want to remind yourself of the important task you have to do, dates of replacement classes etc.

As all you need to do is pasting this sticky notes on your fridge, wall, cover of textbook or even your binder and files.

This doily notepad which comes in this gorgeous shade of green has a total of 3 printed sheets per notepad.

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If you’ve a huge thing for moustache this cute moustache notepad will definitely make your day!

This pack comes in 2 notepads which include 40 sheets per pad.

One is in aquamarine blank notebook whereas the other is in this lovely pink stripes.

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Looking for something quirky and fun, this bandage sticky notes are purfect for you!

They will even create a conversation topic for you and your classmates!

It comes in 3 different sizes which are even better as you can use according t the amount of your information.

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5. Pencil Case

Of course, a pencil case is a MUST. How can you go to school without em!

Want something non quintessential pencil case?

Make sure you check em out below!

I bet you’re friends will go banana when they see you use this fun and quirky banana pencil case.

This banana pencil case is in the right size which able to contain all your stationeries without being too bulky for your bag.

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Prefer something more cute?

This adorable panda pencil case is all you need!

Aside from stuffing your stationeries, you can also slip in your gloss or lipstick in case you need them to touch up your makeup!

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6. Laptop & iPad Case

In case you need to bring your tech device to school for assignments or homework.

It is important for you to carry them around in a case as you want to make sure they are in full protection!

You don’t want them to be scratch, don’t you?! 

This green macbook case is inspired by the letter envelope as it comes with two buttons and one string which allow you to tie and secure the opening.

With this case, you can ensure your lappie is safe and you’ll look stylish while carrying them.

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This adorable elephant macbook case will make you fall head over heels!

Besides looking super adorable, this macbook case also comes with a compartment which you can slide in your cable, charger or even phone which is super handy!

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For those who carry iPad instead of laptop.

Make sure you keep them protected with a case.

This slim fit iPad case will make sure your iPad is protected in a sleek way without being adding too much weight to your school bag.

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This is another option for iPad case.

This design is a combination of vintage and edgy.

It comes with these cool rivets details and a belt tie for you to secure the opening.

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7. Power Bank

Of course we need a power bank! Who can stand a dying phone especially during school!

*** of course it is optional if your school doesn’t allow you to bring phone.

This power bank is available in 6 different colors for you to choose from.

Besides, due to the power bank is not bulky, you can carry them anywhere easily.

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That’s all for today, we hope that you find this pice of information interesting and useful.

Ciao and see you on our following editorial!