DIY: Natural tie dye

THH Difficulty level: Tedious-terry Time taken:  about 2 hours to make the material What you will need: – Material of choice (I used a cheesecloth, but you can use any natural fabric like cotton, viscose or even silk) – clean bucket – 250g salt – rubber bands if required (I just knotted the fabric itself)…

Upcycled: Bead necklace/belt

THH difficulty level – Easy peasy Time taken – 25 minutes What you’ll need: – beads of choice with a large hole that’s able to go through fabric – excess scrap material stitched together to make a cord/belt – sewing machine or needle and thread 1. Take the extra material and fold together so that…

DIY: Fringe earrings

I had some extra tassel fringe lying around and needed a pair of statement earrings. THH Difficulty Level: Easy-peasy Time taken: Less than 5 minutes What you’ll need: A pair of pliers 2 bangles 2 pieces of fringe material needle and thread Wrap the fringe around the middle of the bangle and stitch it around…

DIY: Drop tassel earrings

Tassels are everywhere, you honestly can’t seem to get too much of them. Here’s a simple way to create drop earrings until 5 minutes THH Difficulty level: Easy-peasy Time taken: Less than 5 minutes What you’ll need: A pair of scissors Needle and thread 2 earring hooks Tassels Get a threaded needle (make sure it…

Revamped: Pimp my plimsoll

So I had these very old pair of plimsolls that I bought from Italy when my four year-old Havaianas decided to leave me barefoot in the middle of Naples. Luckily, an Alcott store was just around the corner and I grabbed this pair for £5. I’m not a plimsoll kinda girl and this pair was…

DIY: Homemade exfoliating soap

Making soap is actually not as difficult as I thought it would be… That is, if you cheat and use an existing soap as the base! After many Pinterest posts (how did I function before this App?) and rummaging through my kitchen condiments, I thought I’d play around with it and give it a go….

DIY: Colour pop pom pom earrings

While clearing out my boxes of trinkets and what-nots, I found a pack of colorful Pom poms I purchased from a trip to Thailand a good year or two ago. I always thought I’d use it on a dress but after finding some old bangles, I thought it could convert them into quirky and colourful…