Accessories make the outfit, and often times it’s hard to find just that perfect piece for your new look. A simple solution for getting that finishing touch is to make it yourself. Whether it’s sparkly crystals or dichroic flare, DIY accessories can be whatever you want it to be.
Head on down to your local craft store to see the plethora of options for do it yourself accessories. With pieces that are almost completed for you, like pin backs that just need a jewel or a metal finding, all you need is a little craft glue and some imagination. For a more distinct look hop over to the bead aisle. Beading is fun, requires very little hardware, and the options for creating necklaces, hair accessories, bracelets, and even rings are endless. Grab some beading wire and a pair of pliers and find the beads in your color scheme. Still intimidated? Jewel kits and beading books are available for the first time jeweler. Once you make your first piece you will be hooked and will never spend a fortune on accessories again.