#boohooDIY Festival Fashion!

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Oh I do love a good bit of DIY! Recently Boohoo sent me a DIY kit and a plain maxi dress so I could create my perfect festival item. Included in the kit was some studs, stick on jewels, glittery fabric paints and tacky glue.

#boohooDIY

I don't have a particularly steady hand so I immediately ruled out using the glitter paints. The big sticky gems are super cool but because I'm all about layering at festivals, I decided to save them for another project. This just left the studs! 

Channelling Vanessa Hudgens Festival Style
Studding DIY
Dress: c/o Boohoo - Tee: Wildfox sample - Fedora: H&M - Bracelet: F21 - Sandals: Primark

I'm off to Glastonbury in a few weeks and although I'm praying for glorious sunshine, I've accepted the fact it might be a bit chilly. As a result, I wanted to stud my dress somewhere it could be seen at all times so decided on the bottom. Thankfully I had just enough studs to make two rows (it took a lot longer than you might think). 


I paired my maxi with a feather tee I picked up at a Wildfox sample sale a few years ago and my H&M fedora. I like to think I'm channeling my style icon Vanessa Hudgens who actually has the final version of this tee! She's the queen of festival fashion.

So there you have it, a simple bit of DIY that's Glastonbury ready. I just need to switch my gladiators for wellies and I'm good to go. I hope Vanessa would approve...

Do you dare to DIY?

T -  Boohoo boho babe. XoX

25 comments:

  1. I'm in love with this outfit! The studs make the skirt so more interesting:) x Meant To Attend

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  2. lush outfit! love the DIY idea!! xx

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  3. This looks so amazing, I'd have never thought to stud it round the bottom but its an amazing idea!
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  4. Such a lovely simple outfit! Love what you've done with the maxi xx

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  5. Love the outfit! The skirt looks brill!

    Em x

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  6. So in love with your skirt!!

    SAMI★SPOON

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  7. This is such a nice post, I enjoyed it a lot!
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  8. I love the little studs at the bottom, you did a great job! The tee is also amazing :) xxx

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  9. I love this outfit, you have managed to get the studs so neat!

    Maria xxx

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  10. What a good idea, it's so easy to get bored with old clothes and adding a change like this makes all the difference.

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  11. This looks great! x

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  12. Oh this looks gorgeous, I love what you've done to the skirt never in a million years would I think of doing something so simple but so pretty at the same time :)

    Jamie-Lee | Glitter Infatuation | Beauty & Lifestyle Blog! x

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  13. Great ideas!! Lovely post xx

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  14. Oh I love this Tara! That skirt is awesome, I love how you've 'diy'ed it too! xxx



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  15. Wow I love the overall effect :D It looks so cute with your studded sandals too! xx

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  16. Hi, great post, love this! :)

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  17. Great festival DIY, so simple but effective! You look great and totally Glastonbury-ready. I need to get my hands on some studs, pronto.
    Betti xx
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  18. I love it, it looks so neat!
    Vanessa would be so impressed!!

    xoxo
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  19. You look amazing in this outfit!

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  20. such a cool skirt, loving the hat too!
    I had tickets to glasto but had to refund them as I won't be able to make it back to the uk because I'm working the season in Spain! so jealous!


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  21. so professional looking!! well done

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    xxx

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  22. Such a cool idea by Boohoo and love what you did with it, enjoy Glasto!

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    B xx

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  23. Looove that tee, such a cool print & perfect for Glastonbury! The studs look great around the bottom too, so simple but makes for a really cool detail. I'd love to see someone do something cool with the puffy paints on one of these, but I think it'd just look super homemade, which I'm never really a fan of!
    PS: You are making me crave a big black hat, but I think I'll just look super cliche goth in one! Haha!

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  24. I read this post on my phone, so have come back to comment. But I LOOOOOVE! And you have my favourite style of hat on ;) Love the studs on the bottom xx

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