Are you a pinner? Do you open Pinterest, the visual bookmarking social platform, and then wonder where the last two hours went? Or are you a newbie, ready to jump in and get to pinning, but not sure where to start? It’s easy. Start with the hottest trends that interest you. Here are just a few.
Food fanatics and fantasies.
For everyone from the home cooks to star bakers, entertainment officianados to classroom parents, you’ll find more ideas and recipes than you can make in a lifetime.
Narrow down what you are looking for, start a board, and start collecting. Whether it’s weeknight meals or weeknight wines, you can create a board to refer back to when you are fresh out of ideas or tired of the same old same old. You can even invite others who share your interests to share your board, and their pins.
You’ll find something for all levels, so don’t be timid. There are even plenty ofPinterest Fail sites and boards that help you realize you’re in good company when things don’t turn out quite like they looked on Pinterest. Nailed it!
Buzzfeed has a list of a few tasty Pinterest accounts to follow that you—and your tummy—may find irresistible.
Have you been to a wedding lately and wondered where they got all those cute ideas? Or, are you a Pinterest professional, who can spot a Pinterest find a mile away?
In the last couple of years, it’s been reported that up to 70 percent of Pinterest users create a wedding board before they are even engaged. Rings, cakes, dresses, flowers, announcements, food, favors, centerpieces. It’s all there. Everyone’s dream for that dream-come-true day.
Crafts, home décor, parties, seasonal, sewing, needlework, gifts, repurposing, recycling. Yep. Pinterest has that. With DIY bigger than ever, the pinning possibilities are endless. There’s something for the DIY-er in everyone, as you can see in Redbook’s Top DIY Trends for 2015 gallery.
I find Pinterest really handy for ideas when entertaining my young niece and nephew. I can keep them busy for hours with all the kid craft ideas to choose from.
Of course, we’ve collected some of the most inspiring rooms, reasons why we love the Carolinas, Market Updates and more on our own Pinterest boards. We would love to hear what else you would like to see from us on Pinterest, so leave a comment below and let us know. And in the meantime, happy pinning!