"If at first you don’t succeed try, try and try again."

As a child, I was bookish and not particularly athletic, and gym class was by far my least favorite class of the day, involving, if not actual suffering, certainly a lot of insecurity and failure. This has given me a certain instinctual horror of gyms that has lasted well into adulthood. Even though 24 Hour Fitness is well removed from the awkwardness of junior high, there's something about the smell of rubber and exertion that just makes me a little bit tense.


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The DIY movement is a re-introduction (often to urban and suburban dwellers) of the old pattern of personal involvement and use of skills in upkeep of a house or apartment, making clothes; maintenance of cars, computers, websites; or any material aspect of living.

DIY amongst the fashion community has become very popular. With the use of social media such as YouTube, a great number of people watch videos on a daily basis. YouTube has an array of DIY fashion videos from distressing jeans, bleaching jeans, redesigning an old shirt, and studding denim, just to name a few. This new trend is increasingly becoming more and more popular. There over 1,000 videos that individuals have posted demonstrating how to do those things. There are also other DIY videos that individuals could look up such as DIY jewelry, DIY room decor, and DIY hairstyles.