Posts Tagged ‘upcycle’

DIY Daisy-Print Applique Sweatshirt

It seems like an age since I posted I posted about Daisy-Print Inspiration here on the blog…but yes, this print is still trending amongst street style and retailers lately. I DIY’d an oversized sweatshirt in this neat pattern, and though it may be a little out of season by now, you can always do this […]

DIY Skirt with Tied Sleeves in Front…from a Sweatshirt

As I posted (quite awhile ago now!), skirts and dresses with faux sleeves tied in the front are a mini-trend that has made it all the way from the runways of Celine to everyday street style. It’s a cute way to define the waist and yet add a casual twist to any outfit. I figured […]

DIY Alphabet Pasta Stud Earrings for We Heart This

Hello again everyone! After almost a week without Internet, I finally received my new router and am connected once again. (*huge sigh of relief*) Today I am over on We Heart This, posting this cool DIY for making your own initial stud earrings…out of alphabet pasta! Check it out below! DIY Alphabet Pasta Stud Earrings […]

How To: DIY Ballroom Skirt…from a Shower Curtain

“Make the workmanship surpass the materials.” -Ovid I absolutely love using unconventional materials in my DIY’s. To me, any and everything could be used for a wearable – and I never hesitate to question “Could I use that?” if I find a texture, shape, or pattern interesting. Anywhere, even the Home Depot, Wal-Mart, or garage […]

DIY Laced-Up Sunday Tee Upcycle from Hapy Friends Shoppe

Aiko Miyako started her blog Hapy Friends Shoppe last year, sharing DIY tutorials for adorable plushies and sweet, lacy pieces that look so pretty paired with pastels and structured blazers. Today she is joining us to share her DIY for a Laced-up Sunday Tee here on Chic Steals. It’s a great project to breathe life […]

DIY Printed Bodycon Pencil Skirt From a Men’s T-Shirt

What could be more Summery than beautiful photographs of must-visit vacation spots? And nothing can herald the coming of this season more than wearing said photos on your person: an apparel-fueled mental vacation, if you will. Get A Life is a series of photo-printed tops for men, sold at Wal-Mart for very affordable prices (around […]

Easy Music Festival DIY’s

Music festival season is in full swing…and now is a great time to refresh some of your old faves in the closet and get them ready for the circuit!  Here are some on-trend festival fashion DIY’s that can get you ready to rock out in a flash: How about some DIY Suede Fringed Gladiator Sandals? […]

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