DIY (Do It Yourself), One Of A Kind (OOAK) clothing and by-hand made fashions
Trend alert! French tips beware, a new nail craft has been seen and heard. We're busting out our favorite Fall colors for a DIY that hits the nail on the head. Attempt a spa quality manicure using some basic office supplies and your favorite complementary colors. What you'll need:Two nail polish colors: We love sea foam green and silver for Fall.Nail file.10 round stickers or reinforcement stickers.Step 1 -File your nail to the desired length.Step 2 -Paint 2 light coats of the color you would like to use on the bottom half of your nails.Step 3 -Let dry 20-30 minutes.Step 4 -Place the round stickers on your nails.Step 5 -Paint 2 coats of the second polish from the top of the sticker to the tip of your nails. Step 6 -Repeat this on all 10 nails.Step 7 -Carefully peel off the stickers and paint on a clear top coat.
Accessory lovers start your engines, get ready to start stacking! After trying our newest DIY you're going to have some serious bracelet bling. It's summer time and you don't have to be a camper to make these friendship bracelets. It seems like bloggers, celebrities and even jewelry designers have all been exchanging them. The mix of rich, heavy metal textures and colorful, light weight string make this the ultimate arm candy!Here's what you'll need--scissors-31/2 ft of colorful cord- 2 inches of chain link-1small bolt that matches the chainStep 1 - Cut your rope into two equal sections, fold one piece in half and string through one end of your chain link tying a loop knotStep 2 - With the same rope now attached, tie a loose double knot where your bolt closure will go through.Step 3 - Repeat step 2 with the other piece of rope tying a few knots to keep your blot from sliding down the rope.Step 4 - String your bolt though and tie a few tight knots to hold the bolt in placeStep 5 - Cut the remaining string on both ends.Wear, trade, stack and tweet this arm candy. At the rate these are going, you could end up on America's Next Top Wrist Model!