7 Awesome Halloween Shirt DIY Projects To Try

Whether you’re carving pumpkins or turning your house into a haunted mansion, one of the best parts of Halloween is the crafts. Nothing gets us in the spirit of Halloween like a Halloween DIY project. Of course, the best inspiration comes from blogs all over the internet. This year, we’re trying everything from pumpkins to candy corn and shrunken skulls – on our shirts, that is. Check out these 7 spook-tacular Halloween shirt DIY projects.

Pumpkins are the staple of every Halloween, whether they’re on your front stoop or the front of your t-shirt. This Glowing Grin Halloween T-shirt from ilovetocreate.com is great for any age, event, or daily outfit. All you need is some fashion glitter, fabric paint, your t-shirt of choice, and a few other trusty items to turn your shirt into the perfect pumpkin. Follow this blogger’s insightful directions here.


Give a summertime staple a Halloween twist with this tie-dye skull shirt! Whether you choose to use rubber bands or stick to the pleating method shown in the video, this Halloween DIY won’t disappoint.


Not into skulls but still love the Halloween spirit? Turn your ordinary white t-shirt into a delicious piece of candy corn. All you need is orange dye, yellow dye, and a paint brush. No folding, pleating, or elastic bands needed.


For the true DIY-undertakers, try this Halloween stencil technique! Melissa, a mom and ultimate crafter, noticed that while Halloween shirts were in abundance for her younger children, there were not so many for those that are all grown up. To fix this, she braved the stencil world and created some truly awesome t-shirts! Whether you’re tech-savvy or an amateur at best, you can customize similar Halloween shirts by using an art file or a simple stencil. Those that have mastered … Continue reading

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Make Your Own DIY Beach Cover Up

Now that summer is finally here and the weather is warm, going to the beach is at the top of our list. This, of course, means finding the appropriate beach attire without blowing our budgets. Many popular clothing companies offer the perfect beach cover up, but with a high price tag. Nothing ruins a good mood quite like falling in love with a product only to realize that it’s way out of your budget. So, in lieu of this great dilemma, here are our 3 favorite DIY beach cover ups to keep you looking good while you’re on vacation.

For the girly-girl, this smocked beach cover up dress is perfect. You can throw it on over your bathing suit before you head to the beach, and later pair it with cute wedges for a night on the boardwalk. The instructions are clear, concise, and easy to follow. The best part of it is that you can pick whatever fabric you want. Obsessed with polka dots? No problem! Prefer a solid color? You can do that too. This dress is 100% customizable, at a small fraction of the price you would pay in a store.

Smocked Cover Up

For the girl always on the go, this wrap is ideal. With minimal sewing skills, you can have the perfect Victoria’s Secret inspired wrap for less than half the cost. Again, you can customize the fabric color, pattern, and type. To give it a creative twist, customize the straps. Braid fabric for a laid back vibe, or decorate your straps by integrating fashionable chains. Everything about this cover up can be customized to your taste and budget.

Final wrap dress

For the tie-dye junkies, this tie-dye beach cover up tutorial is your go-to. If you’ve never tie-dyed your own shirt before, this tutorial shows you how to acquire the … Continue reading

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