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Beginner Projects

Beginner Projects. Index of free and easy step-by-step DIY fashion projects.
  1. Patches and Applique
  2. Shirts (7)
  3. Easy Sewing (34)
  4. Pants (6)
  5. Accessories (13)
  6. Jewelry (14)
  7. Mending and Alterations (20)
  8. Skirts (7)

Make a T-Shirt Sleeve Headband
Make a no-sew t-shirt sleeve headband with this complete photo tutorial from your DIY Fashion Expert, Rain Blanken.

Potato Chip Bag Wrist Band
Easy step-by-step instructions to create your own potato chip bag armband.

Make a Purse out of T-Shirts
Make a cute purse out of two t-shirts with these easy step-by-step instructions. This is a great project for DIY fashion beginners.

Make a Booty Bag out of a Pair of Jeans
Follow these simple directions to make your own ‘booty bag’ out of a pair of jeans.

Make Beaded Flip Flops
Add some beads to your flip-flops with these easy step-by-step insructions for DIY fashion.

Bacon and Eggs Tote Bag
I was eyeing this cute bag at Target for weeks before I finally decided to reward myself with it. After I bought it, I realized how easy it would be to make one myself! Follow these simple directions to get this $10.00 tote for free.

Key Chain Zipper Pull
Replace your missing zipper pull or just make a cool new one out of your favorite key chain.

Decoupage a Case
How to Decoupage? Use photos, magazine cuttings, vintage prints, stickers and cheap glue to make a unique varnished case.

D.I.Y. Girl Book Review
DIY Girl Book review. Learn what this book has to offer, and if it's worth the cash.

Free Clothes: Get this Relaxed Look
Learn how to make a purse out of jeans, turn a t-shirt into a tank and add beaded fringe to your pants. Get this hot look without spending a penny.

How to Make a Belt out of Neck Ties
Learn how to make a belt out of a necktie with this no-sew tutorial from Rain Blanken, your DIY Fashion Expert.

Your Creations
Your Creations. Post photos of what you are working on this week.

Easy Ways to Mend Your Clothes
Clothing can be expensive, and thrift store finds can be hard to replace. If you are a beginner to DIY fashion, try these easy alterations to fix your clothes. These are all basic projects that require few tools and preparation.

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