Instructables: exploring - fashion - fashion - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:42:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-Dye-Party-Learn-to-Tie-Dye/
Tie Dye Party! Learn to Tie Dye! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4X7G/HYSISVJ9/FXQ4X7GHYSISVJ9.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Would you believe that I have never tie dyed before? Raise your hand if you have NEVER tie dyed before...I see some hands!Tulip tie dye is great! It's one step process makes it so easy to use! Dyes are permanent and color-fast...so they wont fade in the wash!This was my first go at it...and you kno...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:59:29 PDT
Upcycling a Thrifted Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-a-Thrifted-Dress/
Upcycling a Thrifted Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/JCCA/HYJ0J92R/FFVJCCAHYJ0J92R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/JCCA/HYJ0J92R/FFVJCCAHYJ0J92R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/JCCA/HYJ0J92R/FFVJCCAHYJ0J92R.SMALL.jpg natsconfessions I marked the dress 22 inches above the hem. In addition to removing the top portion of the dress, I removed the buttons and those weird tie thingies in the back. (I actually sewed them together and used them for my waist band). I gathered the dress, attached the waistband, created a bac...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 09:59:35 PDT
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Homework-to-Dress-ShirtMaking-Geek-Chic-Fashi/
From Homework to Dress Shirt:Making Geek-Chic Fashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/KY0W/HY8IPFRI/FQTKY0WHY8IPFRI.SMALL.jpg jgulick I recenlty opened a company called Variable Fashion. Our goal at Variable is to make business appropriate clothing for geeky people. We think smart is sexy and we should wear our geekyness with pride! The following Instructable is showing you how we went from our friend's math thesis to making a dre...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:34:51 PDT
DIYS Ribbon Lei & Head Piece http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYS-Ribbon-Lei-Head-Piece/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 08:12:01 PDT
Suit Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Suit-Clutch/
Suit Clutch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/ZZ7F/HWZ9OYAD/FJBZZ7FHWZ9OYAD.SMALL.jpg spunk This instructable is about recycling an old men's suit into a clutch. This project is a nice way to give beloved but unused clothes a new purpose. You could use it to breath new life into an outgrown graduation suit - or make a clutch for your mother made of your fathers wedding suit...If you d...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:03:56 PDT
Anti-Theft Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Theft-Wallet-1/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:04:20 PDT
Pretty Rose Headband from diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Rose-Headband/
Pretty Rose Headband from diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/L259/HVXBXJVP/FC9L259HVXBXJVP.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Easy DIY roses and pearls headband for Fashion Fun.Make this for your flower girls, bridesmaids or for yourself! You will need these items: one headband, fabrics, pearls, netting and basic tools.Cut flower shape petals from the pink and blush fabrics. 2" wide.Cut circles from the netting, 1.5" w...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:19:43 PDT
$5 Easy Infinity Shirt Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Easy-Infinity-Shirt-Tutorial/
$5 Easy Infinity Shirt Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/9DPA/HVO9TGM4/FHN9DPAHVO9TGM4.SMALL.jpg Kiriko Kikuchi [Photo by Ama Wertz]I came up with the idea for this shirt during the heat wave in San Francisco a few weeks ago. I had just started beauty school, with its "all black" dress code, and all of my black things were sweaters, because this is San Francisco and we only experience summer for thirty minute...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 23:55:21 PDT
Dress - fashion or bridesmaid by diyheart.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Fashion-or-Bridesmaid-Dress-by-diyheartcom/
Dress - fashion or bridesmaid by diyheart.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/GGXC/HVKM9CEX/FVQGGXCHVKM9CEX.SMALL.jpg diyheartwedding Fuchsia bridesmaid's dressFuchsia backless wrapped bridesmaid's dress. Absolutely easy to make and it looks amazing!Material: 1.5 meter (45 inches in width) Recommended using the well draped fabric in solid color. This design is very much like an apron dress. Measure the width of the dress's fr...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 10:54:32 PDT
How-To: 'Ice' Nail Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Ice-Nail-Art/
How-To: 'Ice' Nail Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/Y3VH/HV72C2LO/FDYY3VHHV72C2LO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/Y3VH/HV72C2LO/FDYY3VHHV72C2LO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/Y3VH/HV72C2LO/FDYY3VHHV72C2LO.SMALL.jpg Summer Skies A quick, easy and super cute looking nail art with a icy looking touch of glitter. Perfect for any occasion, and reminds me a bit of the movie Frozen.You could also add a white or beige base coat, but I forgot :P Next time!
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Wed, 14 May 2014 22:28:30 PDT
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowl-Draped-Infinity-Dress/
Cowl Draped Infinity Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/137C/HUB88J7T/F90137CHUB88J7T.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes In my opinion, creating an awesome outfit often revolves around finding a good balance of loose and tight, revealing and concealing. I love the draped folds of a low cowl neck, or the sexiness of an open back dress, but it’s sometimes hard to figure out how to actually wear these kind of clothes o...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:15:05 PDT
Relove an Old, Ugly Dress: Before and After (w/ Bonus Infinity Scarf) http://www.instructables.com/id/Relove-an-Old-Ugly-Dress-Before-and-After-w-Bonus-/
Relove an Old, Ugly Dress: Before and After (w/ Bonus Infinity Scarf) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/GRWY/HU0GT8XW/F53GRWYHU0GT8XW.SMALL.jpg tofu911 If you like more sewing projects be on the lookout. I may be new to sewing but that just means I have a lot of projects to post. "I Smell Good" Mr. Bunny is already posted.  I'm working on a steampunk costume too. BONUS: Infinity Scarf DIY also included in this instructables (last step). I wa...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:17:09 PDT
How to Use a Dress Form http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Dress-Form/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:16:55 PDT
Fiber Optic Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Dress/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 20:55:58 PDT
Super easy infinity scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-easy-infinite-scarf/
Super easy infinity scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/3F7X/HT1M2PNM/F133F7XHT1M2PNM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/3F7X/HT1M2PNM/F133F7XHT1M2PNM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/3F7X/HT1M2PNM/F133F7XHT1M2PNM.SMALL.jpg anguevuberwald My favorite thing ever happened the other day! A friend showed up with a pile of remnants for me! In the stack, were a couple of yards of this lovely tie-died lavender. I love infinity scarves, so I decided to use a bit of this fabric to make one. I used one I already had as a pattern. I started wit...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:37:07 PDT
How to Uncrease Your Sneakers!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Uncrease-Your-Sneakers/
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 20:56:00 PDT
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Cyber-Goth-Shoulder-Armor/
Leather Cyber Goth Shoulder Armor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/G2WA/HSM56B7F/FQHG2WAHSM56B7F.SMALL.jpg MikaelaHolmes Protect yourself from unfashionable time traveling ninja warriors with these relatively easy to make leather shoulder pieces. Mine were made with the help of a laser cutter, but they could also be cut out by hand with a lot of patience, sharp scissors and an exacto knife. Lacing under the arm ma...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:43:06 PDT
How To add Elbow Patches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-add-Elbow-Patches/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 22:30:52 PST
Two Toned Button Up Shirt! http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Toned-Button-Up-Shirt/
Two Toned Button Up Shirt! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0FPA/HR9V7ZCX/FX40FPAHR9V7ZCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0FPA/HR9V7ZCX/FX40FPAHR9V7ZCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/0FPA/HR9V7ZCX/FX40FPAHR9V7ZCX.SMALL.jpg toy-maker Have you ever wanted to look like a hipster but you couldn't find an ironic enough shirt? Well look no more! In this instructable you will learn how to harness the power of cloth to create a one if a kind fashion masterpiece. Supplies: For this project you will need scissors, pins, a sewing machi...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 13:04:51 PST
Cobra Stripe Bracelet Jewerly http://www.instructables.com/id/Cobra-Stripe-Bracelet-Jewerly/
Cobra Stripe Bracelet Jewerly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/ZJHC/HR9V9SZK/FQ1ZJHCHR9V9SZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/ZJHC/HR9V9SZK/FQ1ZJHCHR9V9SZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/ZJHC/HR9V9SZK/FQ1ZJHCHR9V9SZK.SMALL.jpg jimmychakarji This tutorial will teach you how to make the popular Cobra Braid paracord bracelet with a sophisticated twist, a stripe of paracord with wahsers (stainless steel & brass) weaved through the middle and a stainless steel buckle Recycling or upcycling unusual objects &/or materials combined with paraco...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 17:01:14 PST
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Cape-Colorful-Forests/
Autumn Cape & Colorful Forests - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/GSNY/HO236SNJ/FYNGSNYHO236SNJ.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs It's getting colder and colder, the leaves are turning into reds, yellows, oranges and all the forests become an autumn wonderland! Why not join this event with your own colorful, warm and cozy AUTUMN CAPE?! Get Your Idea! Get Your Stuff! Starting from scratch also means to start with your imagin...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 02:21:21 PST
Fabric Transfer DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Transfer-DIY/
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:23:11 PST
Turn Your Old Sunglasses Case Into a Fashion Clutch Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Old-Sunglasses-Case-Into-a-Fashion-Clutc/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/WZG1/HM8DE82S/FSKWZG1HM8DE82S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/WZG1/HM8DE82S/FSKWZG1HM8DE82S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/WZG1/HM8DE82S/FSKWZG1HM8DE82S.SMALL.jpg m4keshiftmichelle Take an old small case or sunglasses case and bling it out to make a clutch. I used an old belt for the chain! Here's the link in case you can't see the video! http://youtu.be/GRj5Jto7rBw
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:23:55 PDT
Crochet Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Bag/
Crochet Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/IT02/HJKBTJBS/FD4IT02HJKBTJBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/IT02/HJKBTJBS/FD4IT02HJKBTJBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/IT02/HJKBTJBS/FD4IT02HJKBTJBS.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Since I first started to crochet again, just a few months ago, I haven't been able to really finish any of the crocheted projects that I started except little things like bracelets (see my VHS Tape Bracelet and Floral Crochet Bracelet). For this reason, I am particularly proud of this crocheted bag ...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 16:28:15 PDT
Magnetic Interchangeable Focal Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Interchangeable-Focal-Necklace/
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 16:20:13 PDT
Knit Fashionable Headphones with Ease http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Knit-Headphones/
Knit Fashionable Headphones with Ease - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/6CXF/HJKC5M0X/FZ86CXFHJKC5M0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/6CXF/HJKC5M0X/FZ86CXFHJKC5M0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/6CXF/HJKC5M0X/FZ86CXFHJKC5M0X.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia Want to make some knit headphones but think they're too difficult? Don't know how to follow a knitting pattern? Only know a basic knit stitch? No problem! All you need to know in order to make these headphones is knit and increase/decrease stitches. If you need help with these skills, Check out Car...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 11:08:25 PDT
Appliqué Inkodye Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Appliqu-Inkodye-Jacket/
Appliqué Inkodye Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SMALL.jpg Lumi Want to be able to print any item in your closet with Inkodye? When it comes to dark fabrics or detailed designs, sometimes a little creative thinking is required. For this project, we printed custom Inkodye fabric panels and sewed them onto a jacket to create a precise, high contrast design. The f...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:43:59 PDT
How to Print Canvas Shoes with Inkodye http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Print-Canvas-Shoes-with-Inkodye/
How to Print Canvas Shoes with Inkodye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/IVWS/HINOBC2O/FELIVWSHINOBC2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/IVWS/HINOBC2O/FELIVWSHINOBC2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/IVWS/HINOBC2O/FELIVWSHINOBC2O.SMALL.jpg Lumi If you’re looking to reinvent your wardrobe with Inkodye, why stop at shirts? For those sunny days ahead, a personalized pair of canvas shoes is the perfect accessory. Used in This Project: Gather For this project, you will need Inkodye, a brush, straight pins, and of course a pair of light-...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:17:55 PDT
Create a Galaxy Print with Inkodye http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Galaxy-Print-with-Inkodye/
Create a Galaxy Print with Inkodye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0NTM/HINOBAYL/FVG0NTMHINOBAYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0NTM/HINOBAYL/FVG0NTMHINOBAYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0NTM/HINOBAYL/FVG0NTMHINOBAYL.SMALL.jpg Lumi Do you only use Inkodye one color at a time? Do you apply Inkodye with just a brush? It's time to try some new techniques! This guide will show you how to combine all three Inkodye colors, water, and spray bottles to create a vibrant galaxy print. The final result is easy and striking Used in This...
By: Lumi

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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 10:03:46 PDT
Perfect Summer Bangle http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Summer-Bangle/
Perfect Summer Bangle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FQ0H/HINOBBVL/F4FFQ0HHINOBBVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FQ0H/HINOBBVL/F4FFQ0HHINOBBVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FQ0H/HINOBBVL/F4FFQ0HHINOBBVL.SMALL.jpg Lumi Here's a fun tutorial on how to make a message bangle that's one-of-a-kind, done in the sun, waterproof and weatherproof. Even after several trips to the beach, it won't fade or wash off! Essentially, it's the Perfect Summer Bangle. Used in this tutorial: Inkodye Red Prepare All you'll need f...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:01:27 PDT
Bendy Straw Statement Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Bendy-Straw-Statement-Necklace/
Bendy Straw Statement Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/ID9J/HHS9EDKZ/FZQID9JHHS9EDKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/ID9J/HHS9EDKZ/FZQID9JHHS9EDKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/ID9J/HHS9EDKZ/FZQID9JHHS9EDKZ.SMALL.jpg ofm11  I love this necklace because it's bold and trendy, yet it can be made from things around the house! Sure, you could just buy gold beads. But walking around knowing that you're secretly sporting expensive looking bendy straws is just too amusing to miss out on! Materials You're going to need abou...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 18:37:11 PDT
Woven Newspaper Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Woven-Newspaper-Bag/
Woven Newspaper Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TO63/HHS9S8LK/FRUTO63HHS9S8LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TO63/HHS9S8LK/FRUTO63HHS9S8LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TO63/HHS9S8LK/FRUTO63HHS9S8LK.SMALL.jpg ofm11  This project was definitely ambitious, but I'm so glad with how it turned out in the end! Materials Newpaper Scissors Packing Tape Needle Thread Weave Weave long 1 inch strips of paper together. Your bag can be as large as you want. As long as opposite sides are equivalent, you're good to go!...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 15:38:34 PDT
Vintage inspired tie front shirt:) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-inspired-tie-front-shirt/
Vintage inspired tie front shirt:) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/36H0/HH2VN1I6/FGK36H0HH2VN1I6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/36H0/HH2VN1I6/FGK36H0HH2VN1I6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/36H0/HH2VN1I6/FGK36H0HH2VN1I6.SMALL.jpg Taliecara Pretty much all you need is an old shirt, a pair of scissors,  cotton and a needle for this one! It's a great way to give something old a new look and is eco friendly too! :) I did my sewing by hand, but if you prefer you can use a machine. Also you can make a vintage head tie from the fabric from t...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 08:52:51 PDT
How to make a feather corset http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-feather-corset/
How to make a feather corset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/8K1L/HH2W5367/FDX8K1LHH2W5367.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/8K1L/HH2W5367/FDX8K1LHH2W5367.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/8K1L/HH2W5367/FDX8K1LHH2W5367.SMALL.jpg corsetry Today I wanna show you how to make a feather corset.  Materials List Materials List: - corset - If you would like to make it by yourself, see "How to make a corset (quick +easy)"  - hot glue - feathers (very soft) - bias tape - satin tape Fixing the feathers Let's start!:) Start fixing the...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 12:01:18 PDT
How to make a corset (quick + easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-corsage-quick-easy/
How to make a corset (quick + easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/4AB3/HFPTIQ45/F9K4AB3HFPTIQ45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/4AB3/HFPTIQ45/F9K4AB3HFPTIQ45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/4AB3/HFPTIQ45/F9K4AB3HFPTIQ45.SMALL.jpg corsetry Materials List - dress form - satin tape, 3 mm - scissors - pins - pattern film + pen - cardboard - tailor's chalk / dressmaking pencil - shell fabric (medium weight) - lining (heavyweight canvas) - sewing machine - yarn (polyester) - plastic bones, 5 mm - eyelets - eyelet setting tool - ribbon...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 15:42:21 PDT
No Sew Handbag http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Handbag/
No Sew Handbag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3Z8Y/HFPTEXHH/FG13Z8YHFPTEXHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3Z8Y/HFPTEXHH/FG13Z8YHFPTEXHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/3Z8Y/HFPTEXHH/FG13Z8YHFPTEXHH.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 A few days ago I saw a similar bag around the internet. I really liked it, plus I saw that it was so easy to make!  I have some artificial leather left from my father's job, so I thought, why not trying it? :) It was very easy and quick to make. There is no need to sew and I am sure that anybody ca...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 03:53:36 PDT
Simple Sleeping Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sleeping-Shorts/
Simple Sleeping Shorts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IL96/HFSHUQ6R/FPCIL96HFSHUQ6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IL96/HFSHUQ6R/FPCIL96HFSHUQ6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IL96/HFSHUQ6R/FPCIL96HFSHUQ6R.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick These simple shorts are just made out of two rectangles of fabric.  I set out to make shorts that are very basic to make and comfy.  Supplies Supplies: Fabric of Choice Sewing Machine or needle and thread (I have this Brother Machine) Measuring Tape Sewing Pins Fabric Chalk ...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 12:08:00 PDT
Indigo Dyeing: Shibori http://www.instructables.com/id/Indigo-Dyeing-Shibori/
Indigo Dyeing: Shibori - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/CK80/HFD189U6/F96CK80HFD189U6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/CK80/HFD189U6/F96CK80HFD189U6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/CK80/HFD189U6/F96CK80HFD189U6.SMALL.jpg Lumo the Maker In this instructable we will cover three different types of Shibori; binding, block and the relief patterning wrapping a skane wrap will give. Shibori is the japanese art of covering a section of cloth to resist absorbing dye or oxidation and therefore will leave the relief the color of the fabric,...
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 11:32:51 PDT
Satin Hair Bows (12 different patterns!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Satin-Lace-Hair-Bows-12-different-patterns/
Satin Hair Bows (12 different patterns!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/WMNS/HFD1DVLB/FN2WMNSHFD1DVLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/WMNS/HFD1DVLB/FN2WMNSHFD1DVLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/WMNS/HFD1DVLB/FN2WMNSHFD1DVLB.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz I always loved hair bows, who wouldn't love such a cute accessory! But I've started to love'em even more (since last night!). My friend Mitasha showed me how to make a pretty hair bow easily, and from that moment on, I thought of making more hair bows with different patterns. I had a lot of satin la...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 11:34:50 PDT
Newspaper Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Newspaper-Shoes/
Newspaper Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/RR8W/HFD1K0SF/FJ1RR8WHFD1K0SF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/RR8W/HFD1K0SF/FJ1RR8WHFD1K0SF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/RR8W/HFD1K0SF/FJ1RR8WHFD1K0SF.SMALL.jpg ofm11 Here's a fun way to revamp a plain pair of old shoes! Materials You will need: -A pair of shoes that you're willing to cover (I used a pair that I found at a garage sale) -newpapers (or magazines) -hot glue gun -ModPodge (optional) -scissors Create the Folds Cut out a chunk of newpaper. The s...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 10:17:43 PDT
How to Tie a Half Windsor Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Half-Windsor-Knot/
How to Tie a Half Windsor Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/5XZC/HEI4FF76/FLV5XZCHEI4FF76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/5XZC/HEI4FF76/FLV5XZCHEI4FF76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/5XZC/HEI4FF76/FLV5XZCHEI4FF76.SMALL.jpg thetieteam These instructions will teach you how to properly tie a tie with a Half-Windsor knot. The only materials you need are a collared shirt and a tie! Remember, if at any point you think you may have messed up, just go back a few steps or start over; it will take a few tries before you master the art of ...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 14:21:31 PDT
Revamping a plain long sleeve shirt into a bow tie sleeved shirt- Low cost http://www.instructables.com/id/Revamping-a-plain-long-sleeve-shirt-into-a-bow-tie/
Revamping a plain long sleeve shirt into a bow tie sleeved shirt- Low cost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/D26J/HET1EP14/F57D26JHET1EP14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/D26J/HET1EP14/F57D26JHET1EP14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/D26J/HET1EP14/F57D26JHET1EP14.SMALL.jpg frankiefigs This shirt design is easy to do and perfect for little girls dresses or shirts Materials: - A long sleeve shirt -Scissors  -Needle and thread Cutting I started by cutting off the sleeves then cutting off the cuffs of each sleeve Then cut straight up the bottom seam on both sleeves Folding ...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 22:17:25 PDT
D.I.Y. Sexy Spikey Pumps (High Heels) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sexy-Spikey-Pumps-High-Heels/
D.I.Y. Sexy Spikey Pumps (High Heels) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/CR7L/GV0KKW0X/FCGCR7LGV0KKW0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/CR7L/GV0KKW0X/FCGCR7LGV0KKW0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/CR7L/GV0KKW0X/FCGCR7LGV0KKW0X.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas Have your ever coveted a pair of Sam Edelman Lorissa pumps? If you're anything like me, you've got three or four on your wish list but can't justify the $200-$300 price tag? Now you can make these awesome Spikey Pumps, for less than  a fraction of the cost and you can use what ever shoe and spikes y...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 14:42:45 PST
Customized Tote Bags! http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Tote-Bags/
Customized Tote Bags! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/KMF7/HCJO5AC0/F9YKMF7HCJO5AC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/KMF7/HCJO5AC0/F9YKMF7HCJO5AC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/KMF7/HCJO5AC0/F9YKMF7HCJO5AC0.SMALL.jpg shaifali15 Are you a bag-lover with a passion of creating your own products? Always wanted to create your own customized tote but always thought it was too difficult? Then this tutorial, which will show you how to customize a plain canvas bag, is just for you! A fairly inexpensive and easy method of customizi...
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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 08:32:46 PST
R2D2 heels http://www.instructables.com/id/R2D2-heels/
R2D2 heels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/8JB6/HAQ2V49H/FS48JB6HAQ2V49H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/8JB6/HAQ2V49H/FS48JB6HAQ2V49H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/8JB6/HAQ2V49H/FS48JB6HAQ2V49H.SMALL.gif mikeasaurus These ARE the droids you're looking for! Forget protocol, droid, and mash up everyone's favorite astromech with mid-heels and create the greatest footwear the Empire has ever seen. These R2D2 shoes are the hottest thing this side of Tatooine and they’re cooler than Hoth.  The wide heel of these sho...
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Tue, 29 Jan 2013 17:04:28 PST
Light Up Lifts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Lifts/
Light Up Lifts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/55RV/HBXWS56K/FFT55RVHBXWS56K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/55RV/HBXWS56K/FFT55RVHBXWS56K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/55RV/HBXWS56K/FFT55RVHBXWS56K.SMALL.jpg electricthread Remember when you were 5 and there were those wicked light up shoes that your parents NEVER LET YOU HAVE because they were too expensive or some other lame excuse?  Well, fret no more! At Electric Thread, we were inspired by those light up sneakers, and decided to create our own "adult" version. A ...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 20:15:13 PST
Fabulous Faux Fur Vest $$On The Cheap$$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabulous-Faux-Fur-Vest-On-The-Cheap/
Fabulous Faux Fur Vest $$On The Cheap$$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VNA2/H9QPOS4K/FDZVNA2H9QPOS4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VNA2/H9QPOS4K/FDZVNA2H9QPOS4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VNA2/H9QPOS4K/FDZVNA2H9QPOS4K.SMALL.jpg AllCapps There is just something about wearing fur that makes an outfit instantly glamorous. And if you don’t believe me, check the winter 2012/2013 tend reports. This piece can add just the right amount of glitz to a casual t-shirt and jeans look or keep your evening ensemble classy with a furry accent. If ...
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:49:26 PST
Awesome Stash-Busting Owl Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Stash-Busting-Owl-Scarf/
Awesome Stash-Busting Owl Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/RDR3/H9G0ZPGL/FU0RDR3H9G0ZPGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/RDR3/H9G0ZPGL/FU0RDR3H9G0ZPGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/RDR3/H9G0ZPGL/FU0RDR3H9G0ZPGL.SMALL.jpg Sharilee Foertch This scarf is so cute, and anyone with basic crochet skills will be able to create it.  Also, it's great to use up your remnants of yarn because you really don't need that much of any one color.  It's really easy and it doesn't take too long.   For this project you will need: Scissors Crochet hook ...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 21:06:21 PST
DIY Blanket Cape/Hipster Snuggie http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Blanket-CapeHipster-Snuggie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/M3JN/H91LGCPM/F2MM3JNH91LGCPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/M3JN/H91LGCPM/F2MM3JNH91LGCPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/M3JN/H91LGCPM/F2MM3JNH91LGCPM.SMALL.jpg Meg Allan Cole Cozy up in a blanket and call it clothes with this easy blanket cape anyone can make. Belt it or wrap it, and make it out of any knit blanket.
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 10:02:00 PST
Peacock Feather Hair clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Peacock-Feather-Hair-clip/
Peacock Feather Hair clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/IQCW/H8LVXBGC/FWXIQCWH8LVXBGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/IQCW/H8LVXBGC/FWXIQCWH8LVXBGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/IQCW/H8LVXBGC/FWXIQCWH8LVXBGC.SMALL.jpg chiczgirlz I saw a hair clip like this one in a Pier 1 store. They are very easy to make. Supplies: 10-11 peacock feathers hair clips rhinestones glue black felt Cut out a 2-3 inch circle of felt. Cut 2 slits in the middle and put one side of the hair clip through it. Cut the end off of the feather. T...
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Sat, 3 Nov 2012 14:06:39 PDT