Hair Tinsel Is Taking the Fashion World by Storm! The glittery strands are showing up everywhere from the red carpets of Hollywood to the runways of New York. The thin colorful strands (also called hair shimmers or hair bling) are made from silk and are applied by tying them ...more
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Learn how to properly react and deal with unexpected guests. This narrated video with step-by-step subtitles discusses how to act, and how to accommodate for the surprise guest. Topics include food portioning, seating and table arrangements, and personal conduct. Deal with une ...more
It's actually rather easy for a gal to dress up like a guy: slap on a five o'clock shadow, baggy pants, and a loose T-shirt and you're good to go. But when guys want to dress up as drag queens there's a little more...tweaking...involved. Sometimes a dress will either be extre ...more
Watch as folks at Pozoleria San Juan show us how to eat this hearty hominy soup. This is a wonderful soup for a cold winter night. Watch this video for great ideas on eating delicious Pozole!
This video will show you how to remove your bra without taking off your shirt. Whether you want to channel "Flashdance", seduce a wet t-shirt contest audience or you really need the underwire from your bra to break into your locked car, this film will show you how to remove yo ...more
Getting bored with the same old normal handshake greeting? Learn how to spice up and personalize your handshake, making it hip and jiggy. This handshake could be used to acknowledge true homies, or just look cool and make others envious. One hand and one homie are necessary to ...more
If you are from the South, the Confederacy is no doubt a part of your family history. If you are still representing your ancestors and the South's past, check out this video and learn how to care for your Confederate flag. In this video, learn the proper way to respect and car ...more
Afternoon tea is becoming a popular alternative to the business breakfast or lunch. In this how to video, etiquette coach Syndi Seid offers some simple guidelines for proper tea table manners. Watch this how to video and you will know how to behave at an afternoon tea or high ...more
Learn how to make a honey-whisly flavored Dutchmaster blunt
Is the proper term nudists or naturalists? Doesn't seem to be too much of a difference, because when it all boils down, they're both still butt-naked on the beach. Nude beaches are fascinating places for the adventurous spirit, but unless you’re an old-time nudist, you probabl ...more
This playful video uses a fictional Mr. Bungle to explain how to behave in a cafeteria and what behaviors are acceptable and which ones are not.
Did you know there's a difference between "semiformal" and "dressy casual"? Here are the finer points of proper dress. Step 1: Put on your tails If the invitation says “white tie,” men should wear a black tailcoat with a single stripe of satin or braid; a white pique wing-col ...more
Beauty pageants require contestants to take platforms by writing essays introducing their connection to social issues. Write a solid pageant platform statement with a pageant veteran in this free beauty pageant preparation video series. Part 1 of 13 - How to Write a pageant pl ...more
This video will show you how and where to practice consideration for others and good manners. Show consideration for others and have good manners. Click through to watch this video on archive.org
Discomfort. Embarrassment. The wedgie. Get rid of the problem with these simple tips. Watch this video to learn how to pick a wedgie in public. You Will Need * A wall or large object to back up against * A distraction * A chair Step 1. Find a wall Look for a wall or other ...more
Many diseases are spread by poor coughing and sneezing techniques. Most people put their hands in front of their mouths and noses to stop germs from getting into the air. Unfortunately, this technique puts the germs on their hands. The germs are then spread to telephones and d ...more
She's been called one of the sexiest women in the world - so of course you want to copy her makeup look! If you have bronze or olive skin like Eva Mendes, this tutorial will work the best for you!
There are a number of basic model poses if you want to look more like a model in your pictures. First, start by turning the hips to the side away from the camera and the shoulders toward the camera. You can put one arm up with your wrist on top of your head or both arms up wit ...more
Sure, you know how to do it. But do you know how to do it well? Watch this video to learn how to shake hands. Nothing like a firm handshake! You will need a working hand and a confident attitude.
Posture and etiquette for professional modeling is crucial to maintain a poised character both on and off the runway. Learn pro modeling posture and etiquette with this free high fashion video series. Part 1 of 15 - How to Practice professional modeling posture and etiquette. ...more
Chicken cutlets in your swimsuit top…Vaseline on your teeth… or the perfect answer… all tricks of the beauty pageant trade, but none as important as your walk! It's extremely important to have a fantastic walk. Why? Because when you're lined up shoulder to shoulder in a row of ...more
Are you thinking about entering a beauty pageant? Do you need tips and information on preparing yourself for such an event? Our expert, a pageant contestant, judge and director, shares her knowledge in this series of informative videos. Learn how to apply makeup evenly and eff ...more
Ladies, be efficient with your time. If you are stuck in a car pool line or in traffic, spend that time to make yourself more beautiful! This video will show you how to do just that. 10 Seconds Check your teeth. Put on lip gloss. Pop a mint or drink some water to freshen your ...more
Never leave the house without doing these 7 things. It doesn't matter how expensive your clothes are if you have issues like bra straps hanging out. Here is a quick checklist for you. Check for for lipstick stains on your teeth. Check for tags sticking out. Check your makeup ...more
Packing for cold weather can be tricky and bulky. Here, Kalyn, our fashion expert, gives us some tips on essential items to pack for a cold weather vacation. Since cold weather can be drying, don't forget extra moisturizing beauty products! Example Products: Olay Complete with ...more
Do you wanna be that person who stands out in a crowd? Our society dictates our fashion sense. We believe we all must look like who ever is the "most popular" in the media (TV, film, magazines etc.). Our choice to express our self is very limited because of the stigma of what ...more
Oh, no! Your formal event is in just a few hours, and you've realized you have no idea how to tie a necktie! This tutorial shows you how to tie both a half windsor and windsor (or double windsor) in a necktie.
With the holiday season in full swing, you're probably going to have LOTS of pictures taken of you. Assuming you already know how you're going to dress up for the event, the second (and very important) part of looking fabulous in pictures is knowing how to pose. And who bette ...more
Knowing how much money is appropriate for tipping the delivery person bringing you flowers, pizza, food or something else can be a tricky etiquette question. Always make sure you're giving the proper amount for what was delivered!
Every day of the week, WonderHowTo curators are hard at work, scouring the web for the greatest and most inspiring how-to videos. Every Friday, we'll highlight our favorite finds. Go tuck yourself... Have you ever wondered how drag queens could look so, errrrr, female, so la ...more
In this video, learn how to enter mail-in sweepstakes, what supplies you need, tricks and tips for filling out entries, how to organize your entries, and how to not get disqualified. This clip will walk you through the entire process so that you can increase your chances of wi ...more
Some people believe that it is disrespectful to fold your American flag the wrong way. In this tutorial, avoid any confusion and learn how to properly fold your flag for storage or display. In this video, you will not only learn how to fold a flag, you will also learn exactly ...more
In order to apply cologne properly, you will need to choose the best cologne for you in advance. The cologne will need to mix well with your own natural scent. It is important to avoid overuse. Stick to a three (3) spray rule: never exceed 3 sprays. The distance from the body ...more
Three students demonstrate how to fold an American flag. Two students hold the flag lengthwise, flat. They fold the flag in half with the stars on the bottom of the fold. Then they fold the flag a second time, gently pulling it taut. A third student keeps her arms under the fl ...more
With careful wording you can avoid lying and still avoid going to something that you just don’t want to attend. Even without a good excuse you can politely decline without hurting anyone’s feelings or ending up in an embarrassing situation. Learn to turn down an invitation gr ...more
Try using proper chopstick etiquette next time you are in a situation in which chopsticks are involved. If chopsticks are not a utensil you are used to using you may not realize that you are being rude or using them incorrectly. Avoid embarrassing mistakes by practicing prope ...more
It might seem easy to a few, but some of us out there grew up with email and consider "the letter" an artifact. However, writing a letter is the ultimate in class and shows someone you took the extra time to get in touch with them. Whether you are writing a business letter or ...more
Learn when it’s appropriate to send your meal back in a restaurant, and how to do it without offending the chef. Step 1: Evaluate the error Make sure the problem is on their end, not yours. If your food is undercooked, overcooked, the wrong temperature, stale, has a foreign o ...more