DIY :: Studded Boots

DIY :: Studded Boots

Studs are appearing on every piece of clothing so why not create your own look? You can easily find studs like mine on eBay or any local craft store. Also, if you’re scared to mess up a pair of good shoes, head to your local thrift store. Below you will find an EASY tutorial to DIY a pair of shoes or boots into a fab studded pair.  What you need: Pair of Boots (or shoes) Studs Pencil Glue Pliers  Step 1: Using your&…
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DIY :: Infinty Scarf (Chevron)

DIY :: Infinty Scarf (Chevron)

Supplies: • Two pieces of cozy fabric (about 2 yards each) • Matching thread • Sewing machine • Needle and thread for finishing the piece Note: I used my sewing machine for most of this project. However, this DIY could be done by hand; just make sure the stitches are close together to ensure the scarf holds together over time. Steps: 1. Start by cutting a piece that is about 60 inches long and about 25 inches wide. (You can use two different…
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DIY :: Leather Accent

DIY :: Leather Accent

Sorry, I don’t have step by step photos of this DIY, my memory card stopped working and the photos were stuck on that. Luckily a new memory card is cheap and this DIY is easy to explain. This plaid shirt was donated to me and I instantly knew what I wanted to do with it. Using left over leather material I had from making this leather skirt i cut two equal pieces that would cover the top of the shoulder on each …
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Crop Top Chambray

Crop Top Chambray

Top: DIY | Skirt: H&M | Shoes: Go Jane A bit ago I showed you guys how I made a crop top out of my boyfriends old dress shirt and how I jazzed it up a bit with some faux pearl decals on the pocket. When thinking of ways to style this shirt, my black skater skirt came first to mind. I did one look with a chunkier looking heel and thought you could add a pump to easily change up the look.&…
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DIY :: Crop Top Chambray

DIY :: Crop Top Chambray

Using one of my boyfriends old dress shirts, I easily converted it into a new crop top. Chambray has been all the range I was pumped when he said he did not want this shirt anymore!  Before. To begin I used a seam ripper and took off the arms as shown below.  Lay your shirt out and mark where you would like to crop it. I put mine on and made a small mark with chalk and then took off the shirt and&…
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DIY :: Army Inspired Blazer

DIY :: Army Inspired Blazer

I got this jacket from one of my moms friends and I fell in love with the leather accents to the pockets. It was slightly to big for me, so just like this DIY I took in the sides and arms a bit. For this DIY I was inspired by all the army/green jackets that I’ve been seeing especially as Zara and H&M that have beautiful gem touches on them. Using my left over gems that the wonderful people …
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DIY :: Taking in a Blazer & Adding Ombre

DIY :: Taking in a Blazer & Adding Ombre

First part of this DIY is to take in the blazer and to start that use a sean ripper and remove the arms from the blazer. If your blazer already fits, you can skip all these steps! Yay! Mark how much you want to take in the arm, pin along those lines and sew. Cut off the excess material if needed. Next is to take in the sides, do the same thing as the arms – mark, pin and sew, cut of excess…
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DIY :: Jean Jacket Vest

DIY :: Jean Jacket Vest

This is an old jacket that my mom had stored away for ages and was about to throw out! With a few couple steps, I turned it into a new Jean Vest for myself. First I started up using a seam ripper and taking off the sleeves. Hem the arms if you want a cleaner edge. Take your fabric and cut out an outline of the area you want to cover. Make sure you leave about half an inch more on all edges&…
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DIY :: The Carrie Diaries Purse

DIY :: The Carrie Diaries Purse

I finally got around to making my very first video DIY, and what better DIY to begin with then something that is Sex and the City related! I’m already obsessed with the new show The Carrie Diaries, probably because I was already a fan of Sex and the City. What I love about the show so far is that they are keeping to the roots of the original series. So without further delay here is my DIY for the infamous Carrie Diaries …
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