diy with Brittni:

September 30, 2011

Good morning! It's Brittni from Papernstitch with this week's DIY round up. Today's crafts are all about you: crafts you can wear and accessorize with (everything from skirts and cardigans to hair bows and book purses). I think you're going to love these projects, so lets just get right to it...

Show off your passion for books with this clever book clutch tutorial. *You might want to close your eyes if it makes you sad to see the pages of a book removed.

Blast back to the 50s with this charming bowtie headband.

Sew your very own striped cardigan.

Get ready to cook in your diy unisex apron. Love this.

Make a cute bow clip for your hair.

Learn how to make your own fabric buttons in minutes.

And finally, work your romantic retro side with this circle skirt tutorial from Cotton and Curls.

Do you have a favorite from this round up? Tell me about it the comments below.


About Brittni: She is the founder of papernstitch, an internationally curated exhibition site where you can buy handmade goods and submit to have your own work showcased. Brittni is also the editor of a handmade blog that features diy projects, business tips for creative entrepreneurs, and (of course) handmade items. You can view more free diy projects and tutorials here for 60+ quick and easy ideas you can start and finish today.

4 hello's:

  1. Oh I love the stripped cardigan! I need to learn how to sew! Unlimited fun possibilities

  2. I love DIY. They give you such a sense of accomplishment. Especially since you most likely saved money doing it yourself =)

    - Sarah

  3. I agree Sarah. Well put.

  4. The book purse is a great idea! Never seen an altered book like that before. Super clever.


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