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DIY Necklace & Bracelet


Colorful accessories with leather, felt, gems and feathers are a real show stopper and make any boring old shirt vibrant! Download the templates here to get started, and read below to see instructions…

DIY Flounce


Add some movement to your garment with a swinging flounce! It creates instant glamour for day and evening. See how easy it is to make one yourself…

How to Make Your Own Wide Leather Belt


This DIY is all about the waist! Control full garments with a cinch at the waist, read on to see our two free belt patterns that you can use to make your waistline shine.

DIY Cutouts


Often feared, here desired – cut holes in colorful jersey basics to make them uniquely yours!

Put a Heart on It


It’s love at first sight! Bright red hearts in glittering fabric take basics up a notch. Read on to see how you can fall back in love with your clothes with DIY hearts.

DIY Petal Appliqué


No need to go to the florist – you can now make the loveliest flowers yourself and add them to your garments! See the DIY below and download the petal pattern.

DIY Added Straps


Two’s a charm with straps and in this DIY we will show you how to transform basic tops into runway inspired looks!

DIY Headband


Even if you are not a hippie at heart you can still make your own and wear a headband! Crown yourself with colorful fabrics and trims this season. Read to see how to make your own…

DIY Fringe Necklace


Add some pizazz to a plain shirt with a fun, long, and handmade fringe necklace! Fringe accessories have maximum impact and extra long fringe will attract admiring looks. Check out the DIY to create some fun pieces yourself…

Print Your Own Fabric


Purchase plain white fabric and make it your own! Easily achieve impressive effects with the help of paint and stamps.

DIY Mother's Day Gifts


Mother’s Day is fast approaching and now is the time to figure out what to get… or make! You totally have time to make all of these things for your mom, since I totally finished making them in one evening. Check out this DIY post on how I made my mother some embroidered tea towels and an eye mask. I can’t wait to give these little handmade gifts to my mom!

Ribbon Work Shirts!


Follow the straight and narrow – stitched on ribbons take tops and dresses to the fashion forefront. Check out this DIY from the 03/2016 issue of BurdaStyle magazine where ribbons are taken to their limit! Transform pieces into your wardrobe to look straight off the runway…

DIY Fabric Hanging Easter Eggs


Holidays are the perfect time to craft and create DIY projects. Check out this tutorial on how to make your own hanging Easter eggs that you can fill with treats.

Nail Polish Easter Eggs!


We pulled this fun DIY idea from the 03/2016 issue of BurdaStyle magazine. Transform regular eggs into masterpieces using nail polish!

DIY Chokers!


Chokers are no longer a trend of the past! Check out this DIY post on how to make your own chokers.


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