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

16 comments so far.

16 responses to “DIY Roundup: Top 10 Wickedly Clever & Simple DIY Projects”

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

  2. I love the color of the shoes!

  3. Eileen yesmissy says:

    The turquoise is very unique! I love it too! 🙂

  4. caroline1t says:

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

  5. embelladorn says:

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

  6. Whoa, a DIY ideas I actually wanna try! 😀 That’s rare! LOL

    Love the sharpie mug and the heart elbow patches!

  7. Kate Johnson says:

    wow!! Great Idea.

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  9. kit cochran says:

    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.

    • Eileen YesMissy says:

      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 🙂

  10. Ashley McKernan says:

    LOVE the elbow patch one.

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