Jul 27, 2018
12 DIYs to Satisfy Your ’90s Nostalgia
Does the back to school season make you miss your collection of slap bracelets and Lisa Frank stickers? Us too. That's why we're here with some colorful #throwback DIYs to satisfy your '90s-loving heart. And luckily you don't have to pack a lunch or ride the bus to relive this decade. Just grab those Pogs, a Pop-Tart or two, and get to making.
DIY Thread Wrapped Slap Bracelets: Do your wrists hurt just thinking about these? Style the pain away with a colorful wrap and beads. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Smiley Face Mani: Treat yo' self to a cheery manicure that's sure to bring smiles wherever you go. (via Studio DIY)
DIY Bedazzled Tote Bag: Remember when you wanted to add rhinestones to everything you owned? In case that desire never really went away, consider this tote for a weekend project. (via The House That Lars Built)
DIY Dyed Faux Fur Crossbody Bag: The '90s were a wild time for fashion (hello, Cher Horowitz!). Embrace your playful side with this Muppet-like purse. (via Enthralling Gumption)
DIY Lava Lamp: They made a comeback 20 years ago, and they're poised for another. Get ahead of the trend this time. (via Aww Sam)
DIY Sticker Gem Earrings: Girl, you are way past buying stick-on earrings. However, you are never too old for some funky, gem-inspired bling. (via The Glitter In My Tea)
DIY Painted Corkboard & Barbie Pins: Before your mom tosses your doll collection, grab all the shoes and boots you can find. (via Party HarDIY)
DIY Holographic Scrunchies: If you are ever going to hop on a hairstyle trend, this is it. (via Club Crafted)
DIY Unicorn Lamp: You may no longer be watching Saturday morning cartoons, but some of your animated friends can live with you through decor. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Holographic Travel Mug: Jem herself would approve of this coffee mug. (via Club Crafted)
DIY Tetris Cookies: It's time to take this classic beyond the console and snack on it instead. (via Sugar & Cloth)
DIY Koosh Ball Pillow: Tassels are so 2017. Embrace 1998 with these multicolored neon poms for your pillows. If anything, your cat will love them. (via Studio DIY)
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Ariel loves color, bold design, and eclectic decor. She goes by many names including "color decor wizard” and is also the voice behind PMQ for two (www.pmqfortwo.com) where she creates interiors and decor that are renter-friendly and creative.