How Do You Store Your Makeup Brushes?

Hey ladies, my name’s P!nky and I blog
Nikki is my girl and one of my daily reads.
I love her humor and wit and 
her fitness knowledge.
I’m 100000% jealous she is on vacay, but she 
works hard for her money,
so I guess she deserves it huh?
Today, I’m going to share a super easy
and fun DIY project. 
The craft gene kind of skipped me,
so TRUST me when I say
ANYONE could attempt this project. 
I’m a huge makeup girl. 
I love wearing it
and buying. 
I used to be THAT girl
that NEVER used brushes to apply,
I just used my finger.
YEAH, I know, GROSS!
But my mom gave me some fabulous brushes
a few years ago and I’ve loved them. 

I used to keep them in their roll up case,
but that became such a hassle to get in 
and out of, so I searched for a cute
and easy way to display them. 
  
I found this picture on Pinterest and 

used it as inspiration.

FYI: If you DO NOT enjoy the smell of coffee at all
DO NOT ATTEMPT! 
The delicious aroma of coffee will permeate
whatever space you place your brush holder.

Things you will need:
*Vase or square container of whatever size you want (mine was from a flower arrangement)
*Bag of WHOLE coffee beans (I show two because I didn’t know how much I would need)
*Your pretty make up brushes
*Yourself 🙂

Step 1: Find all of your ‘ingredients’

Step 2: Pour coffee beans into container

Step 4: Place brushes handle down into the coffee beans.

Step 5: Determine the height for each brush

Step 6: Tah-Dah you are done! Display in your bathroom!

 You could put a pretty ribbon or decorate the vase if you want. 
I have a pretty busy bathroom so I thought any other form 
of decoration would be too busy.

If you aren’t a coffee person but like the idea, check out this post
by Belle in the City, Miss Sarah Elizabeth.
Same idea but with clear beads.

 
I hope you found this informative and fun!
Let me know your thoughts and come visit me!

xoxo lovely ladies!

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I have 3 Lovely Comments, I would love to have yours... on How Do You Store Your Makeup Brushes?

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    Janna Renee says:
    February 27, 2013

    Great job, beautiful! I am learning the importance of brushes, so I need one of these 😉 Love you both!

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    Holly says:
    February 27, 2013

    Oh I love this! My brushes are squished into my makeup bag now. This would be much easier to access them and I’d get to enjoy the smell of coffee. Win, win!

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    Michael says:
    March 5, 2013

    I’m new to brushes and I LOVE the smell of coffee so I think I need to get some brushes and then give this a try?

    Brush suggestions?

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