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  • Thrifting Tips With TeenNick Top 10's Morgan Lynzi

    Posted on 02/29/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    It's no secret that TeenNick top 10 correspondent Morgan Lynzi has impeccable style, but did you know she's also a pro thrifter? Check out her totally unbeatable tips for finding the trendiest (and cheapest) gems at your local consignment shop!



    And don't forget to watch TeenNick Top 10, Fridays at 9!

  • How To Make A DIY PAW-some Pup Collar

    Posted on 02/20/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    Ready to take your pup's fashion through the WOOF? Learn how to make this totally paw-some doggy bowtie collar!

    Pup Collar


    1. Grab your materials.

    Pup Collar


    For this project, you'll need:

    Fabric

    Dress shirt

    Measuring tape

    Scissors

    Needle and thread


    2. Cut the fabric in one 8 x 14 in. rectangle and one 2.5 x 8 in. rectangle.

    Pup Collar


    3. Fold the larger rectangle into the thirds (hot dog style) and then into thirds again the other way (hamburger style).

    Pup Collar


    Pup Collar


    4. Fold the fabric in a zig-zag pattern to make the bowtie shape.

    Pup Collar


    5. Pinch the middle of the bowtie and sew it up!

    Pup Collar


    6. Grab your smaller rectangle of fabric to make the knot that goes around the center of the bowtie. Fold the fabric in thirds (hot dog style) and then in half (hamburger style).

    Pup Collar


    7. Measure 1 inch from the fold and sew it up. Cut off the excess fabric. Then flip the knot inside out to hide the seam and slide onto the bowtie!

    Pup Collar


    Pup Collar


    8. Lastly, to make the dog collar, take your dress shirt and cut along the interlining of the collar. Lose the rest of the shirt!

    Pup Collar


    9. Slide the loop of the bowtie through the collar and button at the top.

    Pup Collar


    And that's it! Check out the full how-to video below.



    And for more of our fun DIY projects, head over to YouTube!

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  • How To Make A DIY Picture Frame Jewelry Board

    Posted on 02/19/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    Jewelry Frame


    Tangled necklaces? Bye. This DIY jewelry frame is the perfect way to organize your favorite accessories!

    1. Grab your materials!

    Jewelry Frame


    For this project, you'll need:

    Fabric

    Adhesive cork

    Picture frame

    Foam board

    Spray glue

    Push pins


    2. Use the picture insert of the frame to trace your piece of cork and your foam board. Cut along the lines.

    Jewelry Frame


    3. Remove the adhesive protection on the cork and paste it to the foam board.

    Jewelry Frame


    4. Place your fabric pattern-side down on your work space, then place the cork board on top. Draw a two inch border on the fabric and cut it out.

    Jewelry Frame


    5. Spray glue on top of the cork board and then apply the fabric.

    Jewelry Frame


    6. Flip it over, spray glue the edges on the other side and seal up the excess fabric.

    Jewelry Frame


    7. Insert the cork board into the picture frame.

    Jewelry Frame


    8. Flip the board over and insert push pins into the cork. Hang your jewelry and voila!



    Check out more fun DIY projects on the Nickelodeon YouTube!

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  • How To Make DIY Vampire Cupcakes

    Posted on 02/18/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    Mm, take a bite out of this! With these simple steps and a little help from your parents, you can make your own delicious Count Cupcake!

    Count Cupcake


    1. Gather your ingredients! Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

    Glitter Glam Phone Case


    For this recipe, you'll need:

    1 box Red Velvet cake mix

    2/3 cup water

    1/4 cup of oil

    3 eggs

    1/2 tsp black food coloring

    Black decorating icing

    Candy eyes

    Red gummy candies

    Paper cupcake liners


    2. Add cake mix, water, oil and eggs. Then stir it up!

    Count Cupcake


    3. Place batter into lined cupcake baking pan and bake for 20 minutes.

    Count Cupcake


    4. Frost each cupcake with cream cheese frosting.

    Count Cupcake


    5. Add candy eyes. Then apply the vampire hair and mouth using black icing. Finally, add two red gummies for the fangs!

    Count Cupcake




    Stick with us for more fun DIY projects! Keep watching Awesome Flicks + DIY Tricks every night at 8, all this week!

  • How To Make A DIY Glitter Glam Phone Case

    Posted on 02/17/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    It's time to take your phone case game to the next level.

    1. Gather your materials.

    Glitter Glam Phone Case


    For this project, you'll need:

    Glitter (3 colors)

    Spray glue

    Glitter acrylic paint

    Clear phone case

    Acrylic sealer

    Foam brush

    Stencil


    2. Apply acrylic glitter paint to a clear phone case using a foam brush. Let it dry overnight!

    Glitter Glam Phone Case


    3. Once it's dry, place your patterned stencil on top of the phone case and spray glue over it.

    Glitter Glam Phone Case


    4. Sprinkle each color of glitter on top of the stencil and pat it down with the foam brush to remove any lumps! Wait 30 minutes for the glitter to settle.

    Glitter Glam Phone Case


    5. Remove the stencil and shake off any excess glitter. Seal it up with acrylic sealer and you're all done!



    For more fun DIY projects, keep watching Awesome Flicks + DIY Tricks every night at 8, all this week!

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  • How To Make DIY Alien Slime Popcorn

    Posted on 02/16/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    It's green. It gooey. It's slimey. Make your own Alien Slime Popcorn by following these steps! Make sure to ask your parents for help!

    Alien Slime Popcorn


    1. Grab your ingredients.

    For this project, you'll need the following:

    1 stick butter

    1 cup brown sugar

    2 tbsp corn syrup

    2 cups marshmallows

    Green and yellow food coloring

    Popcorn


    2. Combine the stick of butter, brown sugar and corn syrup into a skillet. Melt over medium heat.

    Alien Slime Popcorn


    3. Add the marshmallows. Stir until melted!

    Alien Slime Popcorn


    4. Add 2 drops of green food coloring and 2 drops of yellow food coloring.

    Alien Slime Popcorn


    Stir!

    5. Pop some popcorn!

    Alien Slime Popcorn


    6. Add the slime and stir.

    Alien Slime Popcorn


    YUM!



    Stick with us for more how-to guides! And keep watching Awesome Flicks + DIY Tricks every night at 8, all this week!

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  • 6 Sunny Decor Ideas That Will Warm Up Your Bedroom This Winter

    Posted on 01/07/2016 by TeenNickBlogger

    When it's cold outside... we have the brightest DIY room decorations to make it feel sunny all year round!

    PILLOW GOALS

    Sunny Winter Decor

    Credit: Studio DIY



    These custom balloon pillows will be #everything on your bed.

    CONFETTI CHAIR

    A photo posted by Kelly Mindell (@studiodiy) on


    Credit: Studio DIY



    Confetti on your chair is the new confetti in your hair.

    DESERT DREAMS

    Sunny Winter Decor

    Credit: Sugar and Cloth | Jared Smith


    DIY POM WALL HANG

    Sunny Winter Decor

    Credit: Sugar and Cloth | Jared Smith


    Bursts of color make everything better.

    KOOSH BALL PILLOWS

    A photo posted by Kelly Mindell (@studiodiy) on



    These pillows are fun and comfy! They're fumfy!

    FUNFETTI CANDLES

    Sunny Winter Decor

    Credit: Bethcakes



    Yummmm! Looks so good, you could eat it! (But you definitely shouldn't.)

    How will you warm up your bedroom this winter? Share you favorite ideas in the comments!

  • 10 Holiday Treats That You Have To Try This Winter Break

    Posted on 12/21/2015 by TeenNickBlogger

    Holiday Treats


    We combed the internet for the best of the best. These holiday sweets are sure to wow friends, family and dear old Saint Nick!

    CHRISTMAS TREE BROWNIE POPS

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Five Heart Home


    Miniature Christmas creations! Or shall we say Christmas tree-ations?

    Recipe here.

    LIME COCONUT SNOWBALLS

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Five Heart Home


    For holiday dreams with a tropical twist!

    Recipe here.

    PEPPERMINT MELTAWAY COOKIES

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Creme De La Crumb


    Melt-in-your-mouth perfection!

    Recipe here.

    VANILLA BEAN CHRISTMAS SUGAR COOKIES

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Half Baked Harvest


    Classic cookie, showstopping decorations.

    Recipe here.

    BAKED GINGERBREAD CUSTARD WAFFLE FRENCH TOAST

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Half Baked Harvest


    The best of, like, four worlds.

    Recipe here.

    WHITE CHOCOLATE COVERED PEPPERMINT OREOS

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Baked Perfection


    Delicious inside and out!

    Recipe here.

    PECAN PIE DOUGH COOKIES

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Baked Perfection


    Cookies. Made from pie dough. Enough said.

    Recipe here.

    CANDY CANE BLOSSOMS

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Baked Perfection


    A minty take on the classic blossom cookie!

    Recipe here.

    NUTELLA STUFFED CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Ambitious Kitchen


    A crowd-pleaser with a surprise inside.

    Recipe here.

    BROWN BUTTER SNICKERDOODLE

    Holiday Treats

    Credit: Ambitious Kitchen


    Sugary and cozy and festive. You can see the gooeyness from here.

    Recipe here.

    Happy holidays from all of us at TeenNick! Hope these recipes make your winter vacation extra sweet!

  • Get In The Spooky Spirit With This Halloween Nail Art!

    Posted on 10/27/2015 by TeenNickBlogger

    Halloween is right around the corner, y'all. It's almost time to show off that perfect costume, but before you do, get in the hallow-day spirit with some spooktacular nail art!

    CREEPY CRAWLERS

    Halloween Nail Art

    Credit: Simply Rins


    Simply Rins has simply the cutest (but still creepy) nail designs! You can make this look your own with different background colors as long as you accent the tips with an artsy arachnid. Think of it as a french manicure with an itsy-bitsy-twist.

    MUMMY MAGIC

    Halloween Nail Art

    Credit: Southern Sparkle


    Ten little pairs of eyes might seem a little freaky, but Southern Sparkle unwraps the secret of nail art style! This mummy nail art is the perfect balance of eerie and trendy.

    SPOOKY SPLATTER

    Halloween Nail Art

    Credit: Chalkboard Nails


    Halloween has some signature colors that would look perfect splattered across your nails! Over at Chalkboard Nails, the ever-creative Sarah has come up with some fabulous designs for all occasions. Try out this haunted look and dazzle your friends!

    JACK-O-LANTERN LIGHTS

    A photo posted by Nina (@mymaynails) on

    Credit: @mymaynails


    I mean, can you feel the spook?! @mymaynails really took the jack-o-lantern idea to a new fright height. Who knew something so creepy could look so chic?

    SPIDER SQUAD

    A photo posted by Nina (@mymaynails) on

    Credit: @mymaynails


    Get tangled up in this spiderweb design (also by our girl @mymaynails) and remember just who puts the creepy in creepy crawlers.

    GHOULISH GLOSS

    Halloween Nail Art

    Credit: Southern Sparkle


    Southern Sparkle does it again with these frighteningly fabulous designs. These ghosts won't scare anyone, but they might make a jealous passerby scream with envy. Stylish and ghoulish? That's what Halloween is all about!

    PRETTY PUMPKINS

    Halloween Nail Art

    Credit: One Nail to Rule Them All


    A less spooky option but still filled with Halloween and autumnal spirit is One Nail to Rule Them All's precious pumpkin tips. These gorgeous gourds make a perfect shout out to the season and keep your nails looking adorable as ever! Add a little jack-o'-lantern face if you're feeling creative

    When it comes to Halloween, it's all in the details. There's no limit to fancying up your claws and making your Halloween look truly out-of-this-underworld.

  • Get Stunning Halloween Costume Inspiration from Daniela Nieves and the Stars of Halloween on Ice!

    Posted on 10/22/2015 by TeenNickBlogger

    Halloween On Ice

    Your Halloween just got spookier. This Sunday, we're airing the hauntingly stylish special, Halloween on Ice: Behind the Screams! Daniela Nieves, star of Wits Academy and Every Witch Way, will team up with world famous figure skaters Nancy Kerrigan and Johnny Weir to show us costumes, makeup and spine-chilling moves from the spooktacular ice show. You won't want to miss it! Just take a look at these photos...

    Halloween On Ice

    Halloween On Ice


    Halloween On Ice


    Halloween On Ice


    Halloween On Ice


    Halloween On Ice

    Watch the clip below and get excited for a howling good time this Sunday at 7pm!