Category: GET CREATIVE

GET CREATIVE: UPCYCLED SHORTS (NO SEWING)

The very first project I did at college was an upcycling one and I think upcycling is such a fun and rewarding concept. Dyeing is going to be really in this Spring, so you might end up with something that is really cool and relevant.

I know not everyone is a fashion student or particularly has the time or means to start deconstructing clothes and making them into whatever they want, but I have a simple step-by-step tutorial for you to follow that requires no sewing. All you are going to need is an old pair of jeans, Bleach, ink, dye or anything that will alter the colour of your jeans, a sharp pair of scissors, writing equipment and a few hours to spare.

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GET CREATIVE: INEXPENSIVE BUT PRICELESS GIFTS

When you are very conscious about how much you have to spend, Christmas, birthdays or any event that involves the giving of gifts can be quite a stressful time and budget or not, there are only so many times you can buy someone the same Lush bath bombs!

I try to give people gifts that actually mean something and are an extension of our relationship. I am one of those people that starts planning a birthday 2 months in advance, but these gift ideas are also perfect if you are reading this on December 24th at 11pm.

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