T.G.I.F. A key staple item to any summer wardrobe is sandals and flip-flops. For many people you may even wear flip-flops almost all year round. Since these are a crucial item to your closet, why not jazz them up a bit? One way you can add some flair is by embellishing them with Mod Melts. This is exactly what Kim from Sand & Sisal did.
It’s FRIDAY! Jump for joy and throw glitter in the air. Now that the weekend is here, you will have a few days of uninterrupted time to craft. For all you horse and Kentucky Derby fans we have the perfect project for you to make. Check out this fabulous DIY clutch. This is a stylish DIY project that is so simple to make. With the Kentucky Derby only about a month away, we thought it would a great time to share this project with you. We discovered this project on the craft bog, Trinkets in Bloom. You can make this project with supplies you probably already have around your home. One main supply you will need is Mod Podge. To see how you can recreate this for yourself click here. Have a craftastic weekend.
Glitter is a trend that never goes out of style. It is something you can see in fashion items all year round. If you are obsessed with glitter, like many of us here at Plaid are, then you are going to love making this DIY Glitter Clutch. Add a little sparkle and glam to any large or small clutch by adorning it with glitter. Tiffany from I am Style-ish made this clutch using Mod Podge and Martha Stewart glitter. It is a great upcycle project that can instantly take an old clutch from drab to fab. Tiffany shows you instructions over on her blog. Please click here to view.
Happy New Years! It’s the start of 2013 and this year we want you to not just think about crafting, but also actually create crafts. Perhaps you did not challenge yourself enough with your projects, or you lost track of time while on Pinterest. Whatever your reason it’s ok, and we are here to help you be your most creative self. Today we want to share a glamorous project we discovered on the DIY blog, P.S. I Made This. Erica created this amazing box clutch using one of our most popular products Mod Podge. This project is not as intimidating as it may look. In fact it is quite simple, and all you need to are four steps. Trace it, cut it, glue it, and wrap it. Click here to see all the materials you will need to make your own clutch, along with the instructions.
Color blocking is a huge trend right now. I am sure you have seen this trend on many handbags and shoes. Well in case you are looking for an affordable way to stay in style, watch this video to learn how to color block your own accessories. In this video you will see how a girl transformed a handbag and shoes, with several Apple Barrel colors. I love this idea, and she gives great easy to follow instructions on how to recreate this look. This is a great craft project to tackle over the weekend. Once your friends see what you have created, I bet they will be so jealous and want to copy your style. To watch this video view below, or click here. Enjoy!
A hot trend right now for spring and summer fashions are embellishments. This is a trend that can be seen on anything ranging from handbags, to tops. We here at Plaid want to share a cool way you can embellish your jeans with some sequins. Typically when you think of Plaid thoughts of paint, and mod podge may come to mind, but did you know we make sequins too? We are just full of surprises, and great products. Let me introduce you to Plaid’s no sew iron on sequins. Ideal for trimming t-shirts, evening wear, skating and dance outfits, costumes, jeans, and home décor/craft projects! Each package features complete application instruction, 1 sheet of iron-on placement film and care suggestions. A blog friend of ours, Anne from Wobisobi, used our sequins to re-style her jeans. This is such a chic project. It took barley anytime to create, and only requires a few supplies. Click here to see how Anne made this.
Fashion DIY projects are merging more into the craft arena. Some may consider DIY projects more craft, or fashion related. It really all depends on the project in question. Well today I wanted to share this fashion DIY project, found on Wobisobi. Plaid is a manufacturer to more than just paint and Mod Podge. Did you know we make sequin iron ons? Well we do! One of our favorite fashion DIY blogs, Wobisobi, recently jazzed up a shirt of hers with these gold sequin iron ons. How cute and chic is this? This is such a great way to add some extra sparkle to any top. To see how this was created go here. We have several iron ons in many different colors. To see more click here.