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Summer Lovin' Beach Hat DIY

Hi, everyone! With all this sunshine and the school holidays, we've been in a summer lovin' kind of mood lately! For today's DIY project, we wanted to jazz up a plain sun hat with some sequins and pom poms! Here's what you'll need for this summery DIY: Materials: Plain inexpensive hat Decorative items (we used a string of pom poms and sequins) Hot glue gun Scissors Let's get down to it! The first thing you'll need to do is clean off any bits of fluff or dust from your hat. Once you're ready, lay the string of sequins (or twine, etc) onto the hat and plan the words you want to spell out. In keeping with the vacation/summer theme, we opted...

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Mother's Day Gift DIY

It's almost Mother's Day, can you believe it? Do you have anything special planned for the occasion? If you're stuck on what to give your mum for Mother's Day, don't worry! We've got your back! Follow along in this tutorial to see how we customized a simple pouch/pencil case using fabric paint! Materials: Pouch (or any item you want to decorate) Fabric paint Palette Scrap paper Paintbrushes We wanted our pencil case to be unique and really personal, so we painted a simple, geometric portrait of Mummy dearest 😍 To get started, scoop out the fabric paint onto your palette. If you don't have a palette, you can use scrap paper, or even a plastic tupperware lid. Before you start painting, remember to...

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Easy Hair Clip DIY

For this week's edition of easy peasy DIYs, we blinged up a pair of plain hair clips with some colourful pom poms and star sequins! Oh, did you know that the type of hair clips we used (pictures below) are called claw clips? You learn something new every day! Here are the materials you'll need to get started. Materials: Inexpensive hair clips. A solid colour would be best for this DIY. Decorative items (we used pom poms and sequins) Hot glue gun (optional) Super glue, or any other adhesive you already have For the first hair clip, using the hot glue gun, we stuck tiny pom poms along the straight edge of the claw clip. We dabbed the glue directly...

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Cute & Kid-Friendly Keychain DIY!

For this week's DIY project, we'll be making some super adorbs keychain figurines from wooden beads! This project is totally kid-friendly and kid-safe, so if you need a weekend activity for the little munchkins, you're all set! Here are the materials you'll need: Materials: Wooden beads (we used 3 different kinds: 1 for the head, 1 for the torso, 2 for the legs) String Sharpies Keychain rings Scissors Needle The first thing you'll need to do is get a length of string, fold it in half so there are 2 strands, and tie it to the keychain ring on the folded end, like so: Make sure there are 2 separate strands hanging from the keychain ring! This step is optional,...

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Easy-Peasy Pom Pom Slippers Tutorial

Hi, everyone! How was your weekend? We spent our weekend resting, relaxing and getting inspired for more DIY projects! For this edition of simple and hassle-free DIY tutorials, we transformed a pair of cheap slippers into a fun fashion statement! Here are the materials you'll need for this DIY: Materials: Slippers Pom Poms Hot glue gun Needle and thread (optional) Scissors (optional) We used a pair of slippers with two nice, wide straps, to make gluing down the pom poms easier. The first thing you'll need to do is figure out a design or colour scheme to place your pom poms in. After you're happy with the placement of your pom poms, it's time to glue them down. We found...

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