The dress is another DIY creation - when I found it in a market in Brisbane it was floor length and had a high collar, I think I improved it no end. Wearing: DIY tassel earrings, DIY black and gold dress, Zara wedges.

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...

For this fashion DIY project you need: 1 flower template ( download ) 2 scissors 3 a small piese of nappa leather imitation 4 bead 6mm and bead cap 5 needle and thread 6 marker 7 rubber band (13 mm) THE DIY TUTORIAL: Print the flower template, cut it out and trace it four times on the...

For this fashion DIY tutorial you need: 1 skirt to spice up 2 lace 3 baking paper 4 electric iron 5 scissors 6 pins 7 iron-on hemming strip ( mine is from Ikea ) THE FASHION DIY-TUTORIAL TIP: Before starting you should check somewhere on the inside of your skirt the hemming strip can be...

For this fashion DIY tutorial you need: 1 wool (3 colors) 2 large-unit anchor chain (about 70 cm, from the hardware store) 3 scissors 4 forceps THE DIY TUTORIAL Temporarily fold the chain twice and try it in front of a mirror to get the best fitting size. Thus, the upper part of the...

THE DIY TUTORIAL Sew a clip closure at one end of a rubber band. Measure the length of the rubber band and accordingly set marks for the studs. Now attach the studs. A small spoon is the best tool for bending the pins at the back. Sew another clip closure on the finished strap. Here...

A really easy and above all, cheap DIY project that does not cost more than the fabric color. For this fashion DIY tutorial you need: 1 sweater or T-Shirt 2 fabric dye (black) 3 set of brushes (different sizes) 4 small vessel for the fabric dye 5 cardboard or old newspaper to protect the...

Even behind today's DIY Advent calendar door hides a "readers request", because I promised this DIY tutorial to Gabriela and Anna already in July. I could now say "Good things need time", but the fact is that I had no time to write it. "Better late than never", as the hair accessories now fit...

THE FASHION DIY TUTORIAL: Search for a matching template (Internet, magazines ...) and use the pen to sketch the desired pattern on the shoe. To draw a pretty peacock feather is quite easy;). Now paint with nail polish. I worked a lot with glitter nail polish, which let the feathers...

I'm unusually prone to spilling things on myself and wearing my lunch, which has often led to the destruction of some of my favorite clothes. I learned long ago how to get most stains out, but some things are beyond hope. As an alternative to throwing away perfectly good clothes, I sometimes...

 

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