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November 7th, 2014 | By | No Comments

DIY: Tree Stump Bar Stools

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Reuse, recycle and get some rad bar stools out of it. Selvage a fallen tree and you’ll score a couple of free stools that would put your hours of searching on Craigslist to shame. A dead coconut tree was used for these, but you can use whatever is available in your neighborhood. Keep an eye out for tree trimmers or freshly cut down trees – before they make it to the wood chipper. Toss in a few friends to help carry, some sand paper and varnish, and presto change-o, bar stools. Read on for the how-to… (more…)

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October 27th, 2014 | By | No Comments

Spotted in SWELL

Look who we found sporting their SWELL this week…
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Blogger: The Pearl Oyster | Get the Look: Lace Trim Romper
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October 24th, 2014 | By | No Comments

Five Trend Friday

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A fashionsble high five to Friday.
At the top of our trending list this week: Off the Shoulder Tops, Printed Bells, Etched Silver, Wide Leather Belts and Felt Hats.
Read on for our top picks, how to rock the trend, and how to shop it… (more…)

October 20th, 2014 | By | No Comments

Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

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A few last-minute costume ideas that are so good, it’s almost scary. The bonus of shopping for your custom costume kit at SWELL? Your kit will end up in your closet, not the costume box.

The Tin Man (above)
Rig an elastic headband to a metal funnel (or spray paint a plastic one silver) and add it to your metallic base. Luckily, lamé is going to be a big trend this Holiday season, so you’ll get a new party dress and costume in one. Top with an axe.
Pictured: Silver RVCA Dress
Read on for more ideas… (more…)