DIY Glitter Pumpkins

When in doubt, just add glitter! That’s exactly what we did to these cute lil pumpkins. Read on to see how we transformed our pumpkins from spooky to sparkly!

DIY Glitter Pumpkins

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • Pumpkins
  • Painter’s tape
  • Paint
  • Paint brushes
  • Glitter adhesive spray
  • Glitter
  • Paper

DIY Glitter Pumpkins

WHAT TO DO:

  1. Wrap each pumpkin stem in painter’s tape.
  2. Set pumpkins on paper to avoid making a mess.
  3.  Paint pumpkins with desired paint color of your choice – we chose light pink!DIY Glitter Pumpkins
  4.  Spray entire pumpkins with glitter adhesive glue.
  5. While adhesive is still wet, pour glitter on pumpkins.
  6. Cover entire pumpkin and let dry.
  7. Show them off!

DIY Glitter Pumpkins

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DIY Glitter Candy Apples

Make your Halloween a little sweeter with this fun addition to your fave classic treat! These candy apples are glitterally everything.

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • Red Delicious apples
  • Candy apple kit
  • Edible glitter
  • Edible star glitter
  • Sugar
  • Cookie sheet

WHAT DO DO:

  1. Following the directions on your candy apple kit, mix the contents with water and sugar and bring them to a boil.
  2. Continue cooking over medium to high heat.
  3. While the candy cooks, firmly put a wooden candy apple stick in the apple so you can hold it by the stick.
  4. Also while the candy cooks, lightly grease a cookie sheet.
  5. Once the candy reaches 302° Fahrenheit, remove from heat.
  6. Dip each apple into the candy mixture and set it on the cookie sheet.
  7. Before the candy hardens, dust apples with glitter.
  8. Let your candy apples harden and enjoy!

*Do not refrigerate apples. Store in a cool, dry place.

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#AerieREAL Love From Iskra: Real Me Collection

Hi Aerie girls,

If you haven’t seen the stunning new Aerie Real Me collection, you HAVE to check it out. I’ve been so excited for you to see the all new collection of bras and bralettes in the softest fabric ever, most stretchy yet supportive fits and in the most beautiful array of skin colour tones and shades.

It’s what we’ve always wanted and more!

So I wanted to make a quick video to tell you about my fave real me bra from the new collection.

I can’t wait for you to feel the fabrics, enjoy trying all the new shades against your unique skin and celebrate being the real you in Real Me. 🙂

I’d love to see your #AerieREAL pics and get your feedback on the new collection on social. Be sure to share with #AerieREAL or tag us @aerie.

Sending you all loads of love,

Iskra xoxo

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Better Together: AE x Aerie

AE on the outside and always Aerie underneath. We paired our must-have Aerie items this season with our fave AE denim, shoes and accessories.

Read on below below to see and shop our picks! Better Together: AE x Aerie

We’re loving bodysuits right now (especially ones with fun graphics and sayings like this Ruffle Tee Bodysuit)! Catch a movie or head to class with a clean pair of sneaks and a cute Zip Top Backpack. Keep it Aerie underneath with a basic bra and a Hi-Leg Bikini.

 

This military-inspired look lets your Tomgirl Logo Bralette peek out from this AEO military jacket. Add an Aerie Satin Baseball Cap and some colorful shoes for a look that’s easy and effortless.

 

Stay cozy at home or go out and show off our new City Sweatshirt layered over a lace bralette. Keep it casual with a slouchy beanie and sporty slides paired with ripped denim.

 

What’s your fave Aerie x AEO pairing? Comment below & tell us!

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How to Style the Tomgirl Bralette 5 Ways

3 Tomgirl Bralettes. 5 girl power looks! In scoop, triangle and button-up fits and pretty shine and super soft fabrics, there’s a Tomgirl for every Aerie Girl. Read on to see how to style this season’s must-have new bralette 5 ways!

How to Style the Tomgirl Bralette 5 Ways

  1. LET IT PEEK

One of our fave throwback styles is making a comeback! Wear our Lace Slip Dress over our Tomgirl Scoop Bralette for easy laid-back layers. Keep it cool with a jean jacket and dress it up with cute shoes!

How to Style the Tomgirl Bralette 5 Ways

2. SHOW IT OFF

Let your Tomgirl Bralette shine! Layer it over our Ruffle Baby Tee and pair it with AEO denim. It’s your best basic daytime look… with a twist!

How to Style the Tomgirl Bralette 5 Ways

3. SLEEP ON IT

Staycation all you ever wanted! Pair the Tomgirl Triangle Bralette with our new Hi-Leg Bikini, Wide Sleeve Cards and extra soft Boxer for the ultimate girls’ night in.  How to Style the Tomgirl Bralette 5 Ways

4. BRUNCH IN IT

Running from bed to brunch? Ready.. set… THROW on our Embroidered Shirt over your Tomgirl Logo Bralette and Chill Track Leggings. How to Style the Tomgirl Bralette 5 Ways

5. WEAR IT EVERYWHERE!

Add extra-special shine with our Tomgirl Scoop Bralette underneath our new Graphic Ringer Tee, and stay comfy on the bottom with our Warm-Up Pant. Wear it to run errands… meet a friend for coffee… ANYWHERE!

 

How do you wear your Tomgirl Bralette? Comment below & tell us!

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DIY Palm Print Shorts

Change up your chambray and customize your summer look! Read on to learn how to make your very own palm print shorts.

DIY Palm Print Shorts

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • 1 pair of shorts (find new ones here!)
  • Paintbrushes
  • Fabric paint in colors of your choice
  • Palm stencils
  • Painter’s tape
  • Cardboard

DIY Palm Print Shorts

WHAT TO DO:

  1. Place the shorts on a flat surface and put the cardboard inside so the paint doesn’t bleed through.
  2. Using the painter’s tape, secure the stencil firmly to the shorts, ensuring it doesn’t move while you paint.
  3. Dip your paintbrush into the paint and lightly dab it over the surface of the stencil.DIY Palm Print Shorts
  4. To create an ombre effect, use another paintbrush for darker colors and slowly paint over one another.
  5. Slowly remove the tape and lift the stencil up to avoid any smudges.D
  6. Repeat steps 1-5 in different areas of the shorts, wherever you want some palm!
  7. Let the shorts dry on a flat surface.DIY Palm Print Shorts
  8. Remove the cardboard and wash the shorts following paint and care instructions.
  9. Pair them with your fave top and wear them out!

DIY Palm Print ShortsHow do you customize your summer style? Comment below & tell us!

 

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