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Think back to your fourth grade art class. You open your paint set, ready to conquer your next project, and just as your brush hits the canvas — BAM! There's splatter on your overalls. Great. (Plus, now you have to explain how to managed to ruin yet another new outfit.) Sound familiar? That's the story for this artistically challenged paint enthusiast, anyway.
Well, fast-forward to this season. That same speckled look isn’t a problem at all, but the best thing that could ever happen to your wardrobe. Seriously. A swirly smattering is the simplest way to make any basic piece of clothing instantly cooler — take that, Mom! But, don't fret if you don’t have an arts-and-crafts kit handy. We culled 12 super-rad, splattered finds for you ahead — none of which will mess up your spring style game.
Head over to Zara right now and you'll notice something a bit different: The fall collection has officially taken over (and it's good). But, while you'll undoubtedly have time to blow your entire paycheck on the cool autumn merchandise soon, it's only August 1. You still have several weeks left to get the most out of your read
Grandmas make a lot of things we love: cookies, pie, cakes, our parents. But, Nana’s homemade goodies aren’t always a home run, and we have drawers full of frumpy crocheted gifts to prove it. One look at the rosebud-adorned hats and what-do-I-even-do-with-these doilies is almost enough put us off the stitch entirely read