Friday, 7 October 2011

My new belt!


And I'm so vair proud of it. I mean, ever since seeing the beautiful Rox's belts that she made in this post I wanted  to do one. Well, I wanted to do one ages before but never really knew how to (basically I was too lazy to find out lololol) but she gave me the boost to go for it! And so I did >:]
It's pretty simple but I believe it looks pretty darn good~ When I went to meet up with Amelie a couple of weeks ago I told her I wanted to make a belt, and she whisked me over to Forever21 and we found some gorgeous chains~
So voila, ze tools that I used for ze belt ;D The loops are actually ones for curtains that I got for like, 20p each tehe~ And then I just bought a good ol' £4 belt from Primark!

So let's start off with a shot of what the belt used to look like before I tweaked it. It looks like a normal belt - with lots of holes - so nothing special really. I find that simple belts like these are a hell of a lot easier to mess around with. 

Using a pencil I mark the places where I'd put the chain through. Then, by taking the curtain-rail-thing, I hook the chain through it. 

Then hooked that to the actual belt where I wanted it to be, and voila! Simples~ 

The finished outcome~ I later took off the tassle thing~

Just for some inspo on how & when to wear these belts I've gathered some piccies of people wearing D.I.A stoof~ I know the pictures are pretty old, but I just went onto tumblr to get them lawls :P

That's all for now methinks~


  1. The belt looks great Lizzie! Great job! [=

  2. I think they were definately great necklaces for DIA inspired belt *0*!

  3. Love it! So pretty ^__^
    ugh I love D.I.A soooo muchhhhh (o¬o) hnng... SUCH NICE STYLEEE >w< <3 <3 <3

  4. @Daniela: Thanks doll! ^^

    @Amelie: Yeah definitely! :D Such good choices <3 Ahaha <3

    @Riv: Awh thanks doll! :D
    Zomg I'm growing onto it o_O I quite like it as well ;D <3 <3 <3

  5. Oh wow! That's really cute. Now I have to go to forever21 also. hehe.

  6. That's so awesome! Thought the belt looked amazing before the chain you add'ed but with the chain it looks freaking georgious <3

  7. Wow, nice job! I want a belt like this now, too. ;P

  8. @Sia: Awh thank you! :D Forever21 is amazing o_O

    @Maria: Ahaa really? Why thank you! ^^ <3

    @Anni: Thank you so much! :D

    @lovepirate: N'aww bless ya :P You should try it! ^^

  9. Words cant explain how much I love this belt!!!

  10. Your new belt is so cute!! You're so skinny <3<3<3<3 I love it!!

    All the clothes were presents from my friends when they went to 109! >_<

  11. @Sami: Awh you're too kind! ^3^ Thank yoou! :D <3

    @Nenacho: Awh thanks sweet! Tehehe, rather proud of it tbh :3 Thank yoou :D <3 <3 <3 <3
    Awh okies~ No worries ^^ I'll have to go there one day ;D

  12. I said it before, but this is so cool!
    I wish you were closer, I'd pay you to make me one haha

  13. Awh thank you so much doll! :D
    Awh bless <3 Well they're really easy to make tehe ^3^

  14. love the belt : )


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