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Live soft with Soft Surroundings – now open in Plano

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Located off the bustling Park and Preston area of Plano is Soft Surroundings, a lifestyle brand from St. Louis. The new location of this store offers a variety of women’s clothes, accessories, makeup and home decor. They even sell the furniture you’ll see in the store. So if you love it, you can buy it! A lot of the large home pieces were hand-picked by the brand’s CEO from her travels to… Read more

DIY: House Projects

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With a little bit of time and determination, you can make huge transformations to your home, without spending a fortune. Some of those dreaded projects that seem impossible can be made easy with these great DIY tips and ideas.   Keep a Rolling Grocery or To-Do List on a Butcher Paper Roll Hang a roll of butcher paper on a rod in your kitchen for a convenient grocery list that… Read more

DIY Can Be Beautiful: Charming Custom Fabric Ideas!

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Nothing is worse than having a vision for a new piece of clothing or throw pillow and not being able to find the right textile to replicate it. Did you know that it’s possible to make your own textile design from scratch? Technology has made it simple and possible to make even your most creative textile designs a reality with a simple click.  When the process of following our artistic… Read more

At-Home Yoga Exercises

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Yoga is a great fitness activity to easily perform at home, unlike most exercises. You don’t need any bulky equipment—just a yoga mat is the main essential. Also, choose a room that is quiet to help you stay focused. Check out some popular yoga moves below that you can practice at home. These positions work well for yogis of any level. Chair Pose Stand in Tadasana. Inhale and raise your… Read more

GenPink Picks: 3 Free iPad Apps for the Ladies

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Nike+ Training The Nike+ Training app is like your own personal trainer without really having to pay for one. This app provides workouts for your entire body and are all developed by Nike personal trainers. I like how you can choose a different type of workout each time. Such segments are “Get Strong”, “Get Toned” and “Get Lean”. The workouts are short and require minimal equipment. Superstar female athletes such as… Read more

GenPink Picks: Lullubee’s DIY Halloween Craft Projects

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This Halloween, scare up some fun with DIY Halloween crafts from Lullubee! This new online arts and crafts retailer makes crafting easy for you by delivering ready-t0-make projects to your home. Lullubee designs the project, gathers the materials, shares the crafting techniques in an easy-to-follow video tutorial and leaves you with the fun part: making beautiful, unique handcrafted objects. Craft projects can be chosen by skill levels, from basic to advanced… Read more