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How To: Fold a bandana around your mouth and nose
In this video, we learn how to fold a bandanna. First, place your bandanna flat, then fold it diagonally. Once you’ve done this, you will have an upside down triangle. Now, fold the top of the triangle down as many times as you desire, it can be as wide or as thin as you want. Now, you should have a rectangle with a triangle hanging out from under it. You can now tie the bandanna around your head, butting the triangle part around your mouth. Tie a knot behind your head tight enough to where i…
How To: Cut up your t-shirts in a bunch of funky styles
Everybody has a drawer full of awkward oversized t-shirts in their bedroom, right? Turn those bulky tees into cute 80’s style cut up tops! In this four part video, Kandee gets crafty and turns those tops inside out and upside down! Make halters, off the shoulder sweats and other styles along with Kandee.
How To: Cut up and weave a t-shirt
Risa from Makeup by Risa makes an altered t-shirt for summer. She recommends starting with a t-shirt that fits, but is not too loose. Line up the seams on the bottom of the t-shirt and the sleeves so there is a line straight down the back. Cut a strip off the bottom of the t-shirt, just above the seam. Then cut strips that are one half inch about three quarters of the way through the back of the t-shirt. Start cutting the strips from the bottom to the top. Determine where to stop cutting the …
How To: Make a ninja mask out of a t-shirt
In this video, we learn how to make a ninja mask out of a t-shirt. First, grab your t-shirt and then roll it up until you get to the head opening. Now, stick your head through the hole and take your sleeves out. Now, take the back of the shirt and roll it over the top of the head and bring the top of the shirt up to the top of your nose. Now, tie the sleeves behind your head and tuck the rest of the shirt underneath the top of the shirt you’re wearing. When you are done, you will have a ninja…
How To: Traditionally fold a bandana
In this tutorial, we learn the proper way to fold a bandana. This is a traditional way, not a rapper or gangster style. First, lay the bandana flat and make sure there are no creases in it. Next, fold the bandana into one big triangle. After you’ve done this, fold the top point down and keep folding down until you’ve made a large and thin rectangle. Now, flip it over and you can tie the bandana around your head. Tie it in the back of your head and place it across your forehead, now you’ve got…
How To: Knot a Hermès Scarf in 21 Different Ways
Hermès is all about giving out the free goodies—this week I posted a tutorial for making your own papercraft “Kelly bag” and for years now they’ve created “knotting cards”, a set of DIY illustrations presenting different ways to wear their iconic scarves.
How To: Bar Lace Your Shoes (Bowless)
Today we show you how to bar lace your shoes. This trend is a way to never tie your shoes again! It is So Easy a Guy Can Do It!
How To: Fold and wear a bandana
Happy140 demonstrates how to fold and wear a bandana. Folding a bandana and placing it securely onto your head for everyday use is easy using a few simple steps. The first step is to take the bandana and fold it into a triangle so that all the points touch each other and are even. Then, fold the top point down so the bandana forms a trapezoid shape. The next step is to fold the bandana in half lengthwise. Wrap the bandana around your forehead. Tie the ends of the bandana into a knot behind yo…
How To: Tie a Shemagh scarf for fashion
In this video, we learn how to tie a Shemagh scarf for fashion. First, tie the scarf by folding it in half then throwing it over your neck. Place your hear over it and you’re done! Now, fold the scarf in half again and wrap it over your back, then create two small knots on the front. Place your hair in front and you’re ready to go out. The last way to do this is to roll it up and then roll it twice over your neck and create a small knot at the end. Place your hair over this, then you are fini…
How To: You’re Tying Your Shoes Wrong—Here’s How to Lace Them for Hurt-Free Feet
Upgrading from velcro-only shoes to laced-up sneakers is an important step in life. Days are spent practicing the perfect bow-tying method, and people even argue as adults over tying with the bunny ear method versus the loop-and-wrap trick.
News: Jennifer Love Hewitt Vajazzles Her Vajayjay – t.m.i?
Jennifer Love Hewitt kick starts a new trend that involves swarovski crystals and, ahem, the bikini line. The name for it is vajazzling (definition: bedazzling your…lady parts, aka vagina adornment). Watch below as Hewitt explains it all to George Lopez.
How To: Make Your Butt Look Bigger
Today we show you how to make your butt look bigger with a bra. Making your butt look bigger is So Easy A Guy Could Do It!
How To: Get your sister to stop stealing your clothes
She thinks just because you’re related that your closet is her closet; and if she ever gives your things back, they’re never washed. If it’s time to stop your sister from being a closet bandit, check out this video. This tutorial is full of tips for gettinf rid of that pesky sibling and keeping your clothes all to yourself.
How To: Fold a bandana for your back pocket
Fyeo shows a cool way to fold a bandanna. Naturally you start with a bandanna. Lay it out flat and fold it so you get a nice big triangle. Then, fold it one more time so you get a smaller triangle. You then fold it again. Not so the corners meet, but so that just a little is hanging off. Then you take the corner and fold it in and under. Take about five inches up and fold it under so that a tail is hanging out of your back pocket. Once you’ve completed this, place the bandanna in your pocket….
How To: Properly tie a winter scarf
In this tutorial, we learn how to properly tie a winter scarf. First, take a long scarf and wrap it around the back of your neck. Next, take the short side of your scarf and place it in your left hand and place the long side of the scarf in your right hand. Now, cross the two and hold the bottom with your right hand. Next, wrap the long side around the back of your neck while holding the side with your right hand. Put the long side through the loop in the scarf and then pull down so the scarf…
How To: Fold a hair bandana
Bandanas are usually worn in a variety of different ways and can help ensure that long hair is kept back and away from the face. They usually are folded in half in order to make a triangle before they are tied. In this tutorial, find out how to fold a bandana from a professional Hollywood stylist. Enjoy!
How To: Create a bigger butt and hips using foam
Seldom does a woman want to increase her butt and waist size, but for those who work in theater, a big butt may just be a requirement for a role. However, faux butts and hips will generally rob your wallet of quite a steep amount of money, so why not make them yourself?
How To: Change a t-shirt into a sexy one piece
In this tutorial, we learn how to change a t-shirt into a sexy one piece. First, lay the shirt flat on the ground and then use chalk to trace where you want the new one piece to be. Next, cut on the outside of where you made the marks. After this, use pins to keep the sides together, then sew the sides together so it makes one complete shirt. After this, cut strips of fabric out and sew them onto the top of the shirt where the straps are going to go, then on the sides. When finished, put it o…
How To: Tie a Shemagh (Afghan scarf) in a traditional way
In this video, we learn how to tie a shemagh in a traditional way. First, you will place it behind your head and then wrap it between your mouth and your nose. Now, wrap the other side of the scarf around the forehead and to the back of the head. Wrap the scarf on the side in a couple of knots. Then, adjust the scarf according to how hot or cold it is outside and if you want to attract attention from other people. Wear sunglasses to complete this look, then you are done. This will become easi…
How To: Thread a Brother LX-3125 compact sewing machine
The Brother LX-3125 is a basic compact, lightweight sewing machine great for home sewing projects. If you need some help threading this basic sewing machine, then this video will show you how it’s done, and it will also show you how to wind the bobbin.
How To: Lace your Converse shoelaces in fifteen different ways
In the wonderful world of fashion, Chucks (AKA Converse sneakers) are like the LBDs for our feet. Oh-so-comfortable and also exuding an effortless hipster cool, Chucks are our go-to footwear any time of day. But because they’re so practic and chic we also see zillions of people wearing the same exact shoe on the streets.
How To: Make a pirate bandana like Jack Sparrow
Arrr matey, it’s getting a little drafty in here! Time to tie up a pirate bandanna to keep yer head warm! This simple how to show’s you how to make a pirate banana just like the one Jack Sparrow wore in Pirates of the Caribbean. This is simple to do, costs almost nothing and is essential for creating your own pirate costume. You’ll need a 2ft by 2ft square of light cloth. Walk to plank and watch the video! Arrr!
How To: Fold a bandana for an urban look
Learn how to fold bandanas for that cool biker or urban look. This video will show you how to fold a bandana to wear on the head or as a sweatband.
How To: Tie a shemag head scarf
This video tutorial shows how you can tie a shemag or shemagh with this funny tutorial. A shemag is a desert style head scarf worn to keep the face safe from the wind, sun and sand. With this how to video you can be tying a shemag head scarf in no time. While these traditional scarves have recently become a trendy accessory, this instructional video shows the traditional way to tie it.
How To: Tie your shoes in a totally cool, fast way
In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to tie their shoes in a cool way. This technique is also more faster than the normal shoe tying method. Begin by tying your laces into a cross. With your right hand, the lace goes from the shoe goes to your thumb, over the index and into your hand. With your left had, the lace goes from the shoe to your index, over your thumb and into your hand. Not just cross them over each other and pull. This video will benefit those viewers who have trouble tying …
How To: The Fastest Way to Take Your Shirt Off
Sometimes you’ve gotta take your shirt off fast, whether it’s a romantic night, a quick jump in the pool, or for extinguishing someone on fire.
How To: Reduce the size of a t-shirt
If you’ve ever wondered how to resize a T-Shirt to a smaller perfect fit, then follow these simple steps presented by Stacey from Sewing Republic. To shrink down your T-Shirt, follow theses steps: You will need an oversized shirt, a smaller shirt to use as a pattern and your sewing machine. 1. Turn both shirts inside out, and lay the fitted shirt on top. 2. Fold the sleeves back and pin the shirts together. 3. Trace around the fitted shirt with a fabric marking pen. Add 1/2 inch for your seam…
How To: Turn an oversized t-shirt into a sexy fitted halter
Not sure what to do with all those oversized “night shirts”? Well, think twice before you throw them out. In this tutorial, learn how to reconstruct your oversized tees into a sexy rocker fitted halter top that ties in the back, quickly and with ease. This is a great way to add a couple new rockin’ pieces to your closet by recyling your old t-shirts and not spending a dime!
How To: Make Lady Gaga’s cigarette sunglasses from “Telephone”
Lady Gaga rocks some very strange, fashion forward looks sometimes and this one is no exception. In this tutorial, you will learn how to make her cigarette covered goggles from the prison exercise yard scene in the “Telephone” video. This is actually quite easy to make and will definitely make a huge statement.
How To: Tie a scarf into a large flower bow
The great thing about scarves is, not only do they keep you warm, but there are so many different ways that they can be worn. From the obvious bow method to the European look, scarves can be fun to stylize. In this tutorial find out how to tie a scarf in a large flower bow. Make yourself stand out in a crowd by wearing this great looking accessory. Enjoy!
How To: Make your own pair of shredded tights
Shreds aren’t only for jeans these days, you can also shred your leggings and tights. In this tutorial, learn how to properly rip tights yourself so that they don’t get totally destroyed. If you rip tights the wrong way you can cause a bigger tear and wind up unraveling!
How To: Measure pant length
Alazzo Clothing demonstrates how to measure pant length. Measuring pant length is important when ordering clothing online or ordering custom made clothing to ensure a good fit. To measure the length of pants, place a tape measure at the top of the pants waist. Hold the tape securely and then bring it down to the bottom of the pants. You can also measure to one inch from the ground. When measuring pants length, be sure to follow the seam. Utilizing the pants waist to bottom of the pants method…
How To: Wear a bandana
Bandanas can be a fun fashion accessory and can be used in so many ways. Don’t think you can pull off this look? Well, think again! In this video, you will receive expert advice from costume designer and stylist, Cate Adair. Cate has been Emmy nominated for the smash hit ABC series, “Desperate Housewives” and has worked in numerous countries and cities around the world. If anyone knows style, it’s Cate and she is here to help you!
How To: Cut up your t-shirt like a rock star
This video is a demonstration of how to cut up a T-shirt, inspired by 80’s rock band fashions. Use a regular white T-shirt and start by cutting a deep scoop neck out of it, starting about an inch outside the neckband. Turn the shirt over and fold it in half Snip horizontal lines down half of the shirt all the way down. Then stretch out the thin strips. Cut the other side of the shirt the same way. Cut the sleeves off completely so it’s more like a tank top. Wear the shirt over another tank to…
How To: Wear a bandana in 3 different ways
There are three ways to wear bandanas, and each way has its own charms and merits. Should you call yourself an “emo kid”, the choice is easy. Position the bandana with the knot at the back of your neck and the rest of the bandana hanging down your chest. You will be looking great for the next trip to the mall. If the “prep” look is more your style, move the knot off to one shoulder, letting the rest of the bandana lie across your other shoulder. Your friends at the yacht club will be impresse…
How To: Turn your old t-shirt into a sexy racerback tank
Want to add a few new pieces to your closet for summer but don’t have the cash? Look no further than your “clothes junk drawer”. Recycle your old oversized tshirt and reconstruct it into a sexy racerback tank top with help from this DIY fashion tutorial. Get the look you want for zero!
How To: Tie a four corners knot or a cowboy knot
Husky and broad-shouldered as they are, cowboys occasionally get chilly while working the herd outdoors or casually saving a damsel in distress on his way to pick up a swankier cowboy hat in town.
How To: Tie a scarf around your head
Want to supply your head with a little extra jazz factor? Why not tie a scarf around it? You have only one head, but any number of ways to decorate it with a scarf.