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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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No Sew DIY - Customize a plain black pouch with some fun stickers!

Do you guys have plain clutch, pouch, or even jacket lying around that you think needs a little more pizzazz? Add a personal touch to an item that's too plain with some fun stickers! You definitely don't have to be a DIY Queen to make this easy-breezy project ;) All you need are some inexpensive stickers, and a plain pouch or clutch, and you're good to go! Materials: Plain canvas pouch Stickers (the ones we used were designed for sticking onto fabric) Imagination! ;) This DIY is so simple and yet the final effect is so adorable and quirky. All you have to do is stick your stickers onto your pouch, in whichever design you prefer. If you're nervous about...

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Say it with a Stencil: Initials DIY

For today, we're going to make an easy breezy DIY to kick off the weekend! It's perfect as a quirky art piece to hang up in your home; framed or plain, you can even have the kids do their own initials for their bedroom door. Let's get started! Materials: Art paper. We used a slightly thicker paper so that the paint wouldn't bleed or leak through. A print-out of a letter or initials of your choosing Paint (you can use whatever's handy, but we used poster paint here) Penknife or scissors Ruler Paintbrushes Paint palette or mixing tray Cotton buds Let's get started! Cut out the printed letter. Since our letter was an "L", it was easier for us to...

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