10 Summer Style DIY’s Perfect For Crafting With Cocktails

Is there anything better than responding with “oh yeah I made it” when people are fawning over your outfit/accessories? Okay, Maybe… But it’s still pretty darn cool.

1. Summer Sequins

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Make your own sequin shorts?? I mean, come on… You can dress them up or down - they’re the perfect transitional item to take you from day to night and effortlessly balance on the tightrope of classy and sexy.

2. Scarf Turned Draped Wrap Skirt

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Out and about? Headed to the beach? This item literally has you covered.

3. Lace Decorated TOMS

Stepping up your shoe game seems a lot more tangible when all you need is some lace and a glue gun. Perfect for those slightly cooler summer days when sandals just aren’t going to cut it.

4. Shell Hairpins? Shell Yes.

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The finishing touch for that “I wish I were I mermaid” look

5. Gold Tube Bracelets

In the summer when you’re constantly in and out of the water, losing jewelry is not a welcome worry. With these chic yet simple pieces, if you misplace or damage one, you can always just make another!

6. Ombre Sun Hat

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When your friends are trying to find you at the beach, imagine how much cooler it will be to say “Oh no, keep going just past the 3rd lifeguard chair… I’m on the striped towel wearing the ombre hat!”

7. Embellished Floral Sunglasses

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Give those $10 sidewalk stand sunglasses an upgrade thats sure to attract all the right kinds of attention.

8. Floral Crossbody Purse

Just think of the “ooh’s and ahh’s” this would get. Also, a convenient way to hide any logo indicating evidence that your bag is indeed not *real* leather…

9. Bow Sandals

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With warmer summer nights comes the increased occurrence of backyard parties - which act as an inhospitable atmosphere for heels… But you can still stay cute with this simple idea to sweeten up some plain flat or wedge sandals!

10. Tie Dye White Denim

Look like a mature (and incredibly stylish) adult, while secretly reminiscing on one of the best activities from those childhood summer camp days.

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