DIY Roundup: Top 10 Wickedly Clever & Simple DIY Projects

Sometimes do-it-yourself projects are pure sweat and tears, but it doesn’t always have to be. This DIY roundup edition features the some of my favorite DIY projects & how-to craft tutorials that are not only clever, they’re also ingeniously simple! Here are my top 10 DIY wickedly clever & simple DIY projects. Enjoy!

1. Create Louboutin Style Soles with Nail Polish

Create Louboutin style soles with nail polish

2. Chain and Rhinestone Bracelet

Chain and Rhinestone Bracelet Tutorial


3. Wrap a Scarf to Make a Draped Skirt

Wrap a skirt to make a draped skirt

4. Personalized Sharpie Mug:

Personalized sharpie mug

5. “Fireflies in a Jar” Night Lantern

Fireflies in a jar

6. Curling Iron holder From a Pot Holder

Curling iron holder from pot holder

7. Layered Beaded Necklace

Layered beaded necklace

8. Fuzzy Elbow Heart Patches

DIY Heart elbow patches

9. Make Your Own Nail Art Tool

Make your own nail art tools

10. Zipper Bracelet Cuff

Zipper bracelet cuff
source: Brit + Co. (

Have some of your own favorite DIY craft, jewelry, or projects? Share them below in the comments, I’d love to see them!

  • pearlsandparis

    love this post! I so want to try the diy colored soles.

    • yesmissy

      Me too! I’m going to try it on some nude pumps with red soon!

  • craftgirlsworld

    I love the color of the shoes!

  • yesmissy

    The turquoise is very unique! I love it too! :)

  • caroline1t

    These are just so great, of course I love the heels! All the best in 2013!!!!

    • yesmissy

      Thank you! Happy New year and the best to you as well :)

  • embelladorn

    Reblogged this on Embelladorn and commented:
    Happy New Years Eve, guys!

    • yesmissy

      Happy new year to you as well! Cheers!

  • watercolorsilk

    Whoa, a DIY ideas I actually wanna try! :D That’s rare! LOL

    Love the sharpie mug and the heart elbow patches!

    • yesmissy

      Thanks! Love to see the ones you try :)

  • Kate Johnson

    wow!! Great Idea.

    • yesmissy

      Glad you liked them :) Cheers!

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  • kit cochran

    I really admire your artistry. I could probably use a little more direction, but your blog is probably geared for a younger audience. Thanks for sharing.

    • YesMissy

      Hi Kit,
      Thanks for your feedback! I’m still pretty new to blogging so I’m figuring it all out. Just having fun while I do it :)

  • Ashley McKernan

    LOVE the elbow patch one.