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10 Ways to DIY Your Festival Style

It’s music festival season and our trend team have eyes on the scene spotting the latest in DIY fashion trends! There is no better place to rock your DIY style.

We’ve rounded up 10 ways that you can MAKE your own festival-style clothing, shoes and accessories – from head to toe! Best of all, these DIY projects come together in just a few easy steps!

1. Mythical Creature Crowns

Unicorn Crown

This year, the ever-so-popular flower crown has evolved. MAKE a statement with your own magical unicorn crown or even a faux succulent crown.

2. Tassel Earrings

Tassel Earrings

DIY tassel earrings are another trending fashion accessory that you can customize with fun colored beads and embroidery thread. Watch and see how easy it is to MAKE your own!

3. DIY Sunnies

Fashion Sunglasses

Spending all day under the sunny skies mean sunglasses are a must. Grab an extra pair to keep in your bag, just in case.

Maker Tip: Customize sunnies with adhesive bling and studs for a pair that is as unique as you.

4. Fringe Tank

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Make a new twist on the classic fringed tee by spraying the ends with Tulip® Colorshot Instant Fabric Color.

5. T-shirt Patches

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Amp up your basic white tee with a collection of iron-on patches. These popular add-ons come in trendy icons like unicorns, rainbows, and pizza. You can use patches to easily customize your denim and tote bags too!

6. Custom Denim

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Whether you’re shouting girl power or your favorite lyrics, make a statement with iron-on letters for a custom denim piece that is ready in less than 15 minutes!

7. DIY Sneakers

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Comfort meets quirky with these winky sneaks. Stand out from the crowd with custom shoes that are easy to make.

Maker Tip: replace your laces with colorful ribbons that coordinate with your outfit!

8. Tie Dye Tennis Shoes


Tie dyed tees are a festival classic, but tie-dying your shoes is the latest trend. Learn how to MAKE this tie dye effect using Sharpie® Markers!

9. Leather Wrapped Bracelets

Leather Wrapped Bracelets

If your style is more boho babe, leather wrapped bracelets are a versatile accessory that are simple to MAKE! Customize them with natural stones like quartz & turquoise.

10. Pom Pom Tote


Totes are a festival necessity to help carry all of your essentials. Take your tote from plain to perfection with a simple tassel trim and colorful pom poms.

Are you going to any festivals this year? Share your DIY style with us on Instagram using #MakeItWithMichaels!