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Diversified Accessory

Cutting costs, consumers add unexpected uses to fashion products

Implications - Seeking to keep up with new fashion rituals, consumers are transforming single-purpose accessories into creative, multipurpose products. Reinventing accessory pieces like scarves into tech accessories and pieces of clothing, it seems the post-recession consumer is not satisfied with a product existing only for ornamentation.
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Featured Examples

Upcycled Scarf Headbands
Upcycled Scarf Headbands
This Simple DIY Tutorial Turns an Average Scarf into a Chic Headpiece
A great way to survive the hot summer heat is to tie up your hair with a chic accessory, and if you’re looking to make one of your own, then these upcycled scarf headbands will offer you some... MORE
DIY Stylish Scarf Watches
DIY Stylish Scarf Watches
These Scarf Watches Upcycle Old Timepieces into a Neat DIY Accessory
If you’re looking for a fun weekend project, this DIY accessory tutorial is a simple, quick and fool-proof way to upcycle a favorite fall scarf into a nifty watch. A creative mix between a... MORE
Upcycled Scarf Dresses
Upcycled Scarf Dresses
This Project for Lazy Fashionistas Turns Old Scarves into Homemade Dresses
This DIY magic trick creates two homemade dresses out of old scarves. With minimal money and materials, this new reversible outfit only needs two silk scarves, a belt and the ability to tie knots.... MORE
Silky Scarf Shorts
Silky Scarf Shorts
These 'a pair and a spare' DIY Bottoms Transform Bandanas Into Stylish Garments
If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to cut down on clothing costs, these ‘a pair and spare’ DIY bottoms are a great place to start. Constructed from cotton or silk scarfs... MORE
Twisted T-Shirt Necklaces
Twisted T-Shirt Necklaces
This Clever DIY Upcycles Old Clothes into Vintage Jewelry
Instead of getting rid of your old shirts, why not upcycle them into creative pieces of jewelry with this T-shirt necklace tutorial by Brit+Co.? To recreate this elegant twisted T-shirt necklace,... MORE
Upcycled Scarf Shirts
Upcycled Scarf Shirts
Turn an Ordinary Scarf into a Chic New Top with This Creative DIY Guide
If you’re looking to add some new apparel pieces to your wardrobe this summer but are hesitant to pay the in-store prices, then these DIY scarf shirts will definitely offer you some crafty... MORE
Upcycled Scarf Aprons
Upcycled Scarf Aprons
This DIY Activity Turns an Ordinary Shawl into Chic Cooking Attire
Cooking your favorite dish can often result in a lot of mess in the kitchen, and if you’re looking for a more stylish way to keep your clothes clean, then these upcycled scarf aprons will... MORE
DIY Scarf Handbags
DIY Scarf Handbags
This Tutorial Upcycles an Old Shawl into a Stylish Purse
If you’re looking for a cost-effective way to spice up your wardrobe for summer, these DIY scarf handbags are a great way to add some much needed color to your daily outfits. Instructables... MORE

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