Category Archives: DIY

DIY Inspiration

Attempting to DIY this neon rope belt this weekend. Post to come! (Image)

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DIY Tribal Necklaces

Some inspiration from Honestly WTF I made these tribal necklaces ages ago, but forgot to post them. I got the tutorial from I Spy DIY . First you will need rope, chain, lobster clips, colourful thread, beads and other decorative hardware … Continue reading

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Feeling Blue? Some blue DIY inspiration

Going back to school or work after a long weekend is akin to squeezing lemon juice into paper cuts. Painful. Here are some blue DIYs to help tackle the back-to-reality blues. Pom Pom Anklets @ A Pair & A Spare … Continue reading

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When bad DIYs happen to good people

I’ve heard people refer to their blog as their ‘show reel’ where all the pretty and flattering things are on display, not a blooper in sight (or ‘on site’, excuse the pun). Well I’ve already posted awkward photos of myself, … Continue reading

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I’m famous on the internet

Anyone who has read this blog lately would have noticed my obsession with all things Do It Yourself fashion. Well Geneva at A Pair & A Spare is one of my favourite DIY heroes and is ‘kind of a big … Continue reading

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DIY ombre manicure

I love ombre nails. Simply add white to any colour (I used red) and voila! I think I’ll do purple next. Inspiration:

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DIY Metal Belt

I love this. A Pair & A Spare taught me how to do it. You will need a sheet of aluminium flashing (found in the roof section of your hardware store), a hammer, scissors and some wire, rope or thick … Continue reading

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Hardware Store Rings

The hardware store is a veritable jewellery goldmine. Obviously. $1 – $2 each. They remind me of part of the Egyptian exhibition at The Met in NYC; The Egyptians were definitely the chicest of the ancient civilisations.

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DIY silver rope & copper coupling necklace

Again with the hardware store specials. I had every intention of doing a proper outfit post (haven’t done one in ages) but by the time I got everything together the clouds had rolled-in rendered the sky a deep, angry grey. … Continue reading

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DIY neon necklace

My obsession with neon continues… Sass and Bide necklace and creations from the Queen of neon spray paint, Geneva at A Pair & A Spare. DIY fun doesn’t really get any more simple than this. Voila! Please excuse the grainy … Continue reading

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