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    19 '90s-Inspired DIYs

    You could get all your Clarissa Explains It All garb at Urban Outfitters. But then you'd have to shop there.

    1. The Braided Crop Top

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    Fashion this out of an old t-shirt. Get the directions here.

    2. Reworked Shortalls

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    Get the instructions here.

    I mean, just look how adorable Claire Danes looks in them.

    3. Cage Bralette

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    This looks like something Naomi Campbell would have worn underneath a blazer. Made from elastic and an old pair of stretchy spandex bike shorts. Get the directions here.

    4. Strappy Bra

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    Refashion an old strapless bra into a strappy harness bra. Get the directions here.

    You could really just go totally crazy with the straps, like Carré Otis in this Hervé Leger getup.

    5. Cropped Bustier

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    Pair it with mom jeans, of course.

    6. Lisa Frank Sticker Case

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    Get the directions here.

    7. Sticker-Covered Clutch

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    In case you needed something to do with your childhood sticker collection. No tutorial but you can use mod podge to keep the stickers from falling off.

    8. Platform Sneakers

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    Involves taking apart a few pairs of flip flops, stacking 'em, and covering them in liquid rubber. Get the directions here.

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    So you can look like a Spice Girl.

    9. Cutout Shoulder Top

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    Get the directions here.

    Inspired by the 1994 documentary Wildwood, NJ.

    10. Knit Grunge Beanie

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    Get the directions here.

    11. Cross Earrings

    12. Daisy Sunglasses

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    Get the directions in this issue of Miss Robin.

    13. Daisy-Rimmed Round Sunglasses

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    No tutorial, but you can buy them here or make your own with a hot glue gun and daisy charms.

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    You'll channel even more flower power than '90s Drew Barrymore.

    14. Paracord Bracelets

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    Remember these? Get the tutorial here.

    15. Yin Yang Nails

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    Get the directions here.

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    Inspired by Sara Gilbert in Poison Ivy.

    16. Smiley Face Nails

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    Get the directions here.

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    In the spirit of Dawn Weiner's sassy earrings.

    17. Bedazzled Baseball Cap

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    Get the directions here.

    Wear it sideways.

    18. Jersey Maxi Skirt

    Like the ones Kate used to wear.

    19. Mesh Crop Top

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    Use an old pair of tights to make a mesh top, or to add mesh inserts. Get the directions here.

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    Pair it with a flared skirt, a la '90s Anna Wintour.

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