Turn a plain button-down into a floral masterpiece. All you need is fabric paint (in four or five colors), a fabric pen, tinfoil, and a shirt in need of sprucing up.
Time for flower power.
Create a special-day hair accessory with about $20 worth of craft store supplies. Use your favorite colors, fake flowers, and feathers — or even sub a headband for the clip.
Dress like a lady.
Ho-hum hosiery got your stockings in a bunch? Grab your glue gun and bedazzle your tights in time for dinner.
Get a leg up on jeweled stockings.
Can’t decide if it’s a scarf or necklace day? Make it both. (And make it yourself.)
Get chic with a handkerchief.
You know you’re an original. Here’s how to whip up your own wearable (and affordable) screen-print art.
Get your screen on.
Craft tribal-inspired kicks in about 45 minutes, start to finish. Then apply the technique to belts, bracelets, hair bands, you name it.
Spruce up sandals.
There is something quite satisfying about destroying a new pair of jeans. Are you ready to give your pants a good beating?
Deconstruct your denim.
Turn your boyfriend’s old sweater (or your old boyfriend’s sweater) into a sleeveless knit dress — no sewing machine required.
Steal his sweater.
Keep your neck warm all winter by turning an old T-shirt into a fringe scarf.
Wrap it up with this tutorial.
String together a simple-yet-elegant accessory with just scissors, fabric, and ribbon. It’s really that easy.
Turn scraps into a statement.
Kick your backside into gear by cutting up your favorite pair of sweatpants (gasp!) and turning them into sizzling boy shorts.
Break out the scissors.
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