Does the sizzlin' summer heat have you sticking to chairs? These darling DIY lace shorts will keep you cool (and looking cool) in the humid heat.

The designer of these DIY lace shorts has been so kind to provide the instructions for their constructions. They are surprisingly simple to make for such a beautiful piece of clothing. Crafters simply need some yards of lace trim and a pair of standard boxer shorts. Once sewn together, the resulting shorts are posh, precious and perfect for patio parties.

The DIY lace shorts are "sew" simple, and simply beautiful.

Implications - The recent recession caused money-conscious consumers to embrace DIY crafts as a means of saving money. These consumers now crave products and tools that can help them with their crafting endeavors. Companies can manufacture these tools to appeal to demographics that have been affected by the recession.