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  • Writer's pictureChristina Barron

Hometalk, Inc. Trends Report - May 2024

From patriotic pride to backyard bliss, the trends this month are taking over. We've got all the juicy deets to spark your next project and wow your followers. So grab your paintbrushes and power tools, because it's time to get crafty!

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Red, White, & Blue

Let your red, white, and blue spirit shine with patriotic-themed DIY decor! From flag-inspired wreaths to star-spangled centerpieces, there's no shortage of ways to infuse your space with Americana charm. On Hometalk, Shelly L Nemeth shows how to make this Memorial Day Party Riser along with some other USA inspired decor.

Outside The Home

First impressions count, and nothing elevates your home's curb appeal like a touch of DIY magic. Spruce up your entryway with a fresh coat of paint, add eye-catching landscaping features, or get crafty with personalized signage that welcomes guests with style. Whether you're building a cozy fire pit, crafting custom outdoor basket planters by Gringham Gardens, or decking out your patio with DIY furniture, the great outdoors is your canvas!

Congrats 2024 Grads!

Graduation is a special time to celebrate the achievements and successes of the ones we love. Celebrate the milestone moments in style with DIY projects that capture the essence of graduation season like these Clay Pot Graduation Caps by Single Girl's DIY. Whether you're crafting personalized gifts, decorating for a party, or commemorating achievements with keepsakes, make every moment memorable.

Foodtalk Faves


Fire up the grill and get ready to impress with mouthwatering BBQ creations that will have your followers drooling. From homemade marinades to inventive side dishes like Dolly Parton's Famous Coleslaw, elevate your outdoor dining game and become the ultimate grill master. Many FoodTalkers are sharing their BBQ inspired recipes ahead of Memorial Day and our readers are eating them up.

Casseroles The Family Will Love

Now is the perfect time to share those secret family recipes for all dishes casserole! The more weird the better, like this Dorito Casserole With Ground Beef by Fitty Foodlicious that took our readers by storm this time last year.

Upstyle Stars

Summer Of Braids

Let's talk about a hot trend (pun intended) for staying cool when the sun is blazing: braiding your hair! Not only does braiding keep your locks off your neck, but it also adds a touch of flair to your summer look. Whether you're rocking a classic French braid, a boho-chic fishtail, or experimenting with trendy braided updos, our readers want to see and learn your favorite styles so show them off on Upstyle. If you can't braid don't worry, we're seeing some popular posts showing hacks and faux braiding styles like this Fake Braids Easy Hack for Hair by Poppy.

Affordable Secret Ingredient

Let's talk about a skincare staple that's been hiding in plain sight: Vaseline! This multi-tasking marvel isn't just for moisturizing lips—it's a secret weapon for tons of different beauty hacks. From taming unruly brows to hydrating dry patches, Vaseline works wonders In the beauty world. You can learn how to remove blackheads with Vaseline in this post from Bisma Faraz. Whether you're prepping for a glam night out or simply pampering your skin, incorporating Vaseline into your routine is a game-changer. Be sure to share all your skincare videos and posts using Vaseline to stay on top of this trend.

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