Fashion seems to be associated with spending a lot of money on it. But actually those of you on a tight budget need not feel bad. Simply looking in to your wardrobes and rack the grey matter and suddenly you will find many ideas that you can do yourself without spending that much! It is the knack that many girls have of dressing casually but looking great which probably looks like a million dollars but was simply the result of a good imagination and some elbow grease.
You too can do it; just delve deeper into that dress cupboard of yours and take a good hard look at the contents, and suddenly you will find yourself coming up with many DIY ideas that will give the old clothes and accessories a fresh new look. It goes without saying that you will need to stock up on things like lace, beads, spangles, bits of interesting cloth and a good pair of scissors. This DIY trick can be used on jewelry too and you can learn to wear your jewelry right by doing this.
If You Are Worried About Where To Find Ideas, Never Fear, We Will Tell You Some Do-It-Yourself Ideas To Get Started And Then You Can Take Off From There:
Cut off jeans: Jazz up those old jeans by making them into funky shorts with some beads or even a bit of lace.
Tanking that top: Have you had an old top that is now ragged at the edges? Make it a tank top.
Patch that shirt up: Have a shirt that is worn at some places? Add a patch and wear it looking cool.
Lace up those shoes: Breath new life into a worn pair of shoes by adding some really cool cloth lace on top.
Quote up the T: A boring and plain old T shirt can be seen in a new avatar with a cool saying on it.
Collar anew: Some shirts tend to become ragged at the collar; replace the collar from another shirt for a new look.
Scarf it up: Add fringes or lace to an old scarf and look really hot and cool at the same time.
Heart of lace: Just sew on a oh-so-feminine heart of lace on an old blouse and you have a new one to wear.
Necklaces with ribbon: Use an old ribbon to hang a cool pendant and wear it with a flair.
Dress the T shirt: Sew on an old flowy skirt to a T shirt to make your own unique dress.
Bling up those glasses: A few strategically placed glitter and sequins can make your glasses really blingy and cool.
Lace that Skirt: Make a skirt with lace and have the male population swooning at your look.
Poncho anyone: A poncho is so simple to make any old shawl will do.
Bead it up: Put together old and colorful beads to make an interesting necklace.
Handbag impact: Stick stickers and glitter to an old bag to breathe life into it.
Jeans a gaga: Old jeans can be made to look cool with patchwork or even gluing on some glitter.
Brooch to neckpiece: Convert that huge unwieldy brooch into a vintage style necklace.
Change buttons: New buttons on an old shirt will give it a new lease on life
There is no end to do it yourself ideas when you let your imagination go. Be sure to note down ideas as you get them so that you can implement then when you have the right accessories in your wardrobe. You will surprised at how many people come to you for ideas once you start doing this!