Don’t you just hate it when the pockets of your denim shorts hang out? Well here is an easy DIY solution – sew a piece of fabric to the outside of the pockets so at last they look pretty when they peak out.
What you’ll need
- Fabric, enough to cover two pockets: 0.25 metres would be plenty
- Needle/thread or sewing machine
Step One: Choose your fabric.
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I love me some denim shorts. I wear them pretty much all summer. I probably have about 10 pairs……
That said, I decided I wanted to spice things up a little with my cut-offs and try a few DIYs. The first is really simple – adding a side stripe along the seam. You can do this with or without a sewing machine. I used a sewing machine because it is faster and nap time is only so long at my house.
What you’ll need:
- 1 pair of denim cut-offs
- 0.5-1 metres of trim
- sewing machine or needle/thread
- clear nail polish
Step One: Find the right pair of shorts. And select your trim.
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The other day I was inspired by my daughter’s hair bow. One of the many bows that I keep trying to clip into her hair, only to have them ripped out seconds later. Its a battle. Sure they look cute and all but her hair is really starting to get unruly.
Anyways, her loss is my gain. Check out my new rings. I started with the bigger black bow but then made a few more smaller ones. Below is a brief tutorial on how to make one yourself. Its really pretty simple.
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