Spent ages yesterday rummaging in the Sham Shui Po district of Mongkok, an area filled with about 10 streets dedicated to DIY and sewing supplies. Centred around Yu Chau and Tai Nan streets there are whole areas for studs, chains, belt buckles, ribbon, fabrics, buttons and just about...

Put on your poncho in front of the mirror and determine the most appropriate place for the closure. Temporarily fix the closure with pins. Sew the closure to the poncho. DONE! Pictures of the DIY poncho can be found in this photo shoot here in my blog. PS And for those who prefer to...

How fricking cool are they? I knew that they were a prime candidate for a little bit of DIY action, and was so happy when a reader Katie let me know she had made a pair herself. How good! You need: A pair of block heels - Katie used a white faux leather pair that had a wooden block...

com, American Apparel, and Big 5 Sporting Goods for the providing the tools to create these DIY costumes. Look at me on the lot rocking my Prabal Gurung tank from The Outnet, Vince leather pants from TJ Maxx, and Saint Laurent booties from Marshalls!! Designer deals galore. Lights, camera,...

I opted for a little shoulder-baring action plus a boatneck instead of the turtleneck part. Line up a small section at the shoulder, as shown in the diagram below. Pro-tip: remember to keep the back of the sweater higher up than the front so it fits properly. Start cutting along the lines...

He created drip "action" paintings that weren't meant to showcase artistic skill, but rather the movement, process, and creation of the artwork. I decided to pay homage to Pollock with my own DIY project, but naturally, I also added in my own twist. I know how tricky it is to try a trend;...

Since creating her influential fashion-led crafting website3 years ago, the 29-year-old New Yorker has published a popular DIY book, has appeared on major network television shows with big stars and worked with a long list of fashion and non-fashion brands. There's lot to be learned from...

The footwear that came down the S/S12 runway was killer and has inspired in me more DIYs than is probably healthy... This summer I won't be able to resist making myself some runway inspired foot action. Here are some ideas for you. - Altuzarra - Cover pointed toe heels in bright floral...

In Full Bloom DIY Fascinator These light leaves and flowers lend themselves well to some glue-gun action. Simply trim the stems and arrange the flowers on the comb in a way that pleases your eye! Claire de Lune DIY Fascinator These feathers are probably the best thing ever, and they...

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