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15 min earrings DIY: silver rock danglies

The weather’s turning cold and I’m digging my jeans out of storage so I need plenty of silver dangling earrings to go with them 🙂 For this project, you’ll need: – pliers & cutter pliers – pair of earring hooks – 6 long silver tubes – 6 long silver headpins – 8 large silver jump… Read more »

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Bottega Veneta inspired: 5 min, no pliers knot bracelet

I’m all about easy, fuss-free and quick DIYs so here’s another bracelet tutorial that requires no pliers, just glue! What you need: – 2 lengths of cord, 1.5 to 2 times the circumference of your wrist – a pair of bails, with a clasp and ending chain attached – glue: I used E6000 but keep… Read more »

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5 min DIY tutorial: no-pliers Isabel Marant inspired bracelet

Yet another project that I wanted to keep for my 365 Days of Designer Inspired DIY (launching in October), but I ran out of DIY tutorials to post whilst on holiday in Marseille! (Bonjour!) Looks like I need to invest in a blogging calendar pronto 😛 (Although, considering I’m in France now (& she’s a… Read more »

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5 minute DIY no-sew gym bag: FAIL!

I want to be perfect. Who doesn’t? But it’s the little imperfections that make us special 🙂 And, yes, this sounds like a platitude that people spout to comfort you for not being good enough (when people say stuff like to me, I just want to roll my eyes :P), but it was really driven… Read more »

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Tried & Tested: Punk luggage tag gets the hapiness stamp of approval :)

  Remember the DIY tutorial I did for the studded luggage tag? Well it’s just flown long-haul with me from Singapore to London and I’m happy (hapy?) to say that NOT ONE single stud fell off! To be honest, I’m pretty surprised! Given that ALL the studs fell off my wallet, I didn’t have high… Read more »

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15 min up cycling, no-sew DIY: delicate vine strap camisole

So I’ve wanted to do a fashion/ wearable DIY tutorial for some time now, but I’ve always found using a needle & thread a pain. Thank goodness for no-sew tutorials!! 🙂 This is my 1st attempt at one, let me know if you think I should come up with more 🙂 What you need: –… Read more »

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30 sec DIY earrings: pop of colour studs

Mismatched earrings are all over the runways at the moment. Here’s a way even little kids can ride the trend! This project is SOOOOO easy I don’t think it even needs a tutorial 🙂 I was in the mood for something bright and easy- plus I just happened to have a couple of felt balls… Read more »

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2 min DIY: Spring rose statement earrings

  Yes, I know it’s Autumn not Spring 😛 But I’ve never believed in reserving bright colours for Spring & Summer and wearing drab and dreary colours during the colder months. Surely with the bleak weather (yup, I live in London :P) we’d want more colour in our wardrobe not less? 🙂 Whatever the season,… Read more »