Who knew your tourist tee could make such a fashion statement? In today's Designer DIY, we're drawing inspiration from 3.1 Phillip Lim's runway and giving our tourist tee an edgy makeover with studs, safety pins, and rhinestones. You'll love the result, so get started now. On Allison: Rebecca Taylor.
Wedding expert Abby Larson, editor and founder of Style Me Pretty, knows the ins and outs of what makes a fabulous big day. And she's sharing her expertise with us with tips and tricks for tying the knot. She helped us out with advice on recycling your wedding and gave us ideas for wedding favors that give back. Now Abby shares projects to get your bridesmaids in on the DIY fun minus the stress. "Tedious tasks give being a bridesmaid a bad rap, so I thought of a few ways to make those to-dos a bit more fabulous," says Abby. "Think bubbly, PJs, and lots of inside jokes — with a few DIYs that will dazzle on the side." Check out her bonding project ideas now!
This Father's Day, make papa proud by flexing your DIY muscle. While you could splurge on store-bought equivalents, something tells us he'll appreciate the fruits of your labor. Keep reading for the impressive gifts that will whip his man cave and outdoor domain into shape — just in time for Summer!
The Little Tikes Cozy Coupe has been a beloved first ride for little ones for more than 30 years, and while it's best recognized by its signature yellow-and-red exterior, customizing coupes has become a hot trend among crafty parents. Check out these 10 one-of-a-kind rides — you just may be inspired to pimp your own kiddo's car!
Give a gift that will have the guy in your life smelling awesome and will also make use of that last shot of rum hiding in your liquor cabinet. Mix together this fragrant concoction with the help of the ends of seasonings and orange peels, ensuring that absolutely nothing goes to waste. And this aromatic balm costs hardly anything to toss together, making it a really unique and memorable gift for any handsome fellow. Use a repurposed glass bottle, and your aftershave looks like you picked it up from a chic boutique.
If having an outdoor shower is on your renovation bucket list, then you've come to the right place! We're convinced that beach dwellers and resort buffs shouldn't be the only ones enjoying this Summer ritual. Thanks to Oborain's smart prefab designs, alfresco showering can be as "simple as connecting a garden sprinkler to a hose" — no contractor required. Their newest model, the P.S.122 (starting at $4,500), features Richlite, architectural panels made from recycled newsprint and resin, farmed teak, and corrugated sheet doors, making it a great eco-friendly option that works just as well on a rooftop garden or terrace.
Kelly Lanza of Studio DIY shares an easy tutorial on how to create your own place-card table numbers, complete with a handmade tassel. These are easy to make and add an elegant, handmade touch to any party.
There's nothing better than stamping your personal touch on your sweetest occasion. With projects, party tips, and colorful ideas, DIY Wedding will help inspire, create, and celebrate your special day. Be sure to check back for more tutorials on POPSUGAR's Girls' Guide channel on YouTube.
Don't toss that wine cork! Use it for making a simple key chain that makes a great gift. And this quick DIY costs hardly anything to make. With Father's Day right around the corner, this cork key chain would make the perfect gift for vino-loving dads. Here's how to make one:
- Purchase 1 3/16-inch screw eyes and key rings for a few bucks at your local home goods store, and you're ready to get started.
- Simply center the screw eye at one of the ends of the wine cork and twist until it is secure.
- Thread the key chain through the round, and you're finished. And what's really cool about this key chain is that it floats!