great book for young girls or teens to use to make some stuff of theirs "unique". Easy projects to do and terrific illustrations to show you how!
Jazz up more than your jeans. The contents list: "Create Your Own Style- Get the look you want with the clothes you've got!", "Getting Started-Basic tips and techniques for the budding designer", "Feet First-Step into style with lively laces, shoes, and socks", "Jump Into Jeans-Stitching, bleaching, stamping, and no-sew repairs for your dreariest denim". "Top It Off-Tune up your tees and jackets with buttons, beads, and dye.", and "The Finishing Touch-Homemade hats, purses, and jewelry to make any outfit uniquely you!". Ideas like pretty ribbon shoelaces, socks with beads, buttons, and rickrack; fancy flip-flops and painted cloth shoes. Jeans can be decorated with embroidery, paint, iron-on patches; tops decorated with paint, ribbon, and tie dye. Sweatshirts can be made into jackets, decorating jackets you have, decorating hats, jewelry making as well as making your own bag. Lots of fun and creative ideas can be expanded upon to make them entirely your own.