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This is actually a really easy DIY if you know how to use a sewing machine.
Last summer, we were obsessed with shibori indigo tie dying .
Dip dyed ombré denim has been popping up here and there and not only do we love the look, it’s super easy to do yourself! We’ve combined Tory Burch ‘s dip dyed jeans and Miss Unkon ‘s ombré 501s as inspiration for a pink infused DIY that could be done in a jiffy.
A few weeks ago, our friend Katie showed up wearing the cutest lace trimmed shorts.
22nd March 2011
First you’ll need to get ready: Jeans cut to desired length, craft knife or Xacto scalpel, Jewellery precision pliers, chains of different width, Eyelet set (Pliers, eyelets) Use the craft blade to slice a section, then scrape down.
Again I have to start my post with telling - I'm sick, again. I had a bunch of big bronze studs and the beautiful coque feather fringe, so I decided to make shoulder pads. I wasn't able to make some photos while wearing those because I look terrible (fever makes people look bad :D).
I don't really do designer DIY's anymore...but this was a much needed exception.
Fact: My sewing machine is from the Czech Republic so I had to teach myself from scratch using the Czech manual book.
25th May 2011 White lace has absolutely entranced me this season – the RAFW catwalks were overflowing with the stuff and this editorial got me all warm inside. When I was at Sham Shui Po fabric market recently (check out my post here ) I bought 3 metres of gorgeous white lace.
Shibori is a Japanese term for methods of dyeing cloth by binding, stitching, folding, twisting, and compressing.