Marlena Mayle is a sewing enthusiast from Wisconsin. You can find more of her awesome DIY projects and Care Bears-inspired outfits over at her blog, Self-Constructed Freak.
DIY presents, because some of the best ones are homemade.
Seriously sweet and totally one-of-a-kind!
Pick those pins up off the ground.
Cold, gloomy weather = the perfect time to wear a rainbow everywhere.
For the flower child on the go.
An attention-grabbing DIY.
Make your own one-of-a-kind T-shirts, patches, sweatshirts, et cetera.
Ten minutes from now, you could be wearing these.
Versatile, irresistible—you basically have to do this.
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