This post has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can create a post or quiz. Try making your own!Buzz·Posted on Apr 27, 201314 Crafts You Made Before They Were CoolIf you and the glue gun were an item long before Pinterest got everyone hip to crafting, this one goes out to you.by Alexa Westerfield a.k.a. SwelldesignerCommunity ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Friendship Bracelets Via honestlywtf.com Before friendship bracelets were stacked with beautiful bling... Via berniesguidetolife.blogspot.com ...your arm was covered in a rainbow of macrame. 2. Embellished Shirts Via daretodoityourself.blogspot.com Before Fashion DIYers were making chic sequin sweatshirts... Via ilovetocreateblog.blogspot.com ...you recreated one of these puffy paint looks from a book that you begged your mom for at the craft store. 3. Pom Pom Crafts Via Flickr: 82729110@N07 Before everyone was stringing pom pom garlands in their space... Via blog.gummylump.com ...you were making googly eye critters from your grandma's yarn stash 4. Nylon crafts Via themostdelightfuladventure.blogspot.ca Before everyone was embellishing their nylon tights... Via childrenofthenineties.blogspot.com ...you were cutting them up to make loom potholders at bible school. 5. Seed Bead Necklaces Via makeupandmacaroons.com Before pretty braided seed bead necklaces were a wardrobe must-have... Via thefeistyredhead.blogspot.com ...you were obsessed with making daisy chain chokers. Sigh, the '90s. 6. String Art Via quelinda-crafts.blogspot.com Before string art shared sweet typographic sentiments... Via etsy.com ...you were making these kinds of '70s epic masterpieces. 7. Rugmaking spoonful.com / Via pinstrosity.blogspot.com Before everyone was making a rug using t-shirts and a hula hoop... Via jessicamcleod.blogspot.com ...you made one with fabric scraps in your elementary school art class. 8. Perler Bead Crafts Via cutoutandkeep.net Before perler beads made awesome earbud accents... Via forum.blackhairmedia.com ...you were making frames, boxes, and coasters trying not to burn yourself with the iron. 9. Shoe Crafts Via pearmama.blogspot.com Long before everyone was adding a funky touch to their TOMS shoes... ...you were doodling on your toes during history class. 10. Ripped T-shirts Via instructables.com Before everyone was cutting up their shirt six ways to Sunday... Via clothesonfilm.com ...you were slashing your shirts just like Jennifer Beals in Flashdance. 11. Bows Via etsy.com Before everyone was wearing bows everywhere but in their hair... Via tlc.howstuffworks.com ...you were making giant hair bows from anything you could glue gun to a barrette. 12. Paper Lanterns Via thecraftsdept.marthastewart.com Before these lanterns were plastered all over every wedding you attended... Via spoonful.com ...you were making the Chinese kind out of construction paper. 13. Ornaments Via cremedelacraft.com Before everyone started decorating the insides of ornaments... Via etsy.com ...you were making baubles from styrofoam, straight pins, ribbon, and sequins. 14. DIY Denim Via denimblog.com And finally, long before you were distressing, bleaching, and cutting up your denim... ...you were adding a funky touch to your boyfriend's blue jean jacket. Ahh, he was such a dreamboat wearing it!