Paige Joanna

Crafts

Celebrate the beauty of upcycling with DIY and crafting projects to spark your imagination all year round. From handmade wedding decor, festival fashion and upcycling. There’s a craft project for everyone no matter what your skill level to make life that little more beautiful. For crafts that are brimming with colour search #PaigeJoannaDIY & stay tuned for monthly content within the Thrift Made Fun Community.

DIY Embellished Shoes | #PaigeJoannaDIY

This season the catwalk saw many embellished styles, with coats, embroidered jumpers and shoes. Replicating catwalk trends is so easy with a few simple pieces of equipment. This DIY Embellished Shoes tutorial is perfect for anyone, if you are naturally creative or not. It's an easy way to make your style on trend this season without breaking the bank.

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Festival Mermaid Rave Bra DIY #PaigeJoannaDIY

A few weeks ago I created this Mermaid Rave Bra for my wonderful friend Sophie Hannah Richardson, to take away to Dimensions festival. I filmed the process of making it and below is a video showing the steps I took to make it.

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3 Ways to Wear a Silk Scarf / #PaigeJoannaDIY

A retro silk scarf can be an amazing accessory to add to any outfit. I have collected them for many years and this resonates back to my love of vintage and collectables thanks to my Nanny sharing hers with me. With a rise in silk scarves on the high-street I decided to share ways to […]

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Light Up Festival Skirt | #PaigeJoannaDIY

This year is definitely my year for festivals, having just got back from Secret Garden Party and now off to Wilderness. As you should know by now, I love making things and creating fun and easy DIY's. I decided recently to really push this side to my content and come up with more interesting tutorials. With another festival coming up I decided to put together a fun light up Festival Skirt for prancing around in. I was inspired by some amazing costumes I saw at Secret Garden Party. It's perfect for when the sun starts to set and you want to make an impact with your festival style. This skirt is easy to make anyone can, so try it for yourself.

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Festival Feather Headband DIY | #PaigeJoannaDIY

It’s time for another craft tutorial! This is an extremely easy and fun DIY for festival fans who want to wear something eye catching and unique. You will definitely make a statement in this feather headband, and all in just a few simple steps. Watch the video to see how I made it: WHAT YOU […]

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Denim Jacket Patch & Pin Badge / #PaigeJoannaDIY

Finally I have ‘finished’ my Denim Jacket Patch & Pin Badge Jacket! I have spent about a year collecting badges and pins and wanted to show you how I achieved this patched jacket with pin badges and pom pom trim. It has been so much fun putting together and collecting patches to match my personalty, […]

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Last Minute Letter Flower Decoration / Paige Joanna DIY

To celebrate the up coming Chelsea Flower show, Gingerlilly and myself have collaborated on a flower friendly DIY! I was sent a lovely box of craft goodies to make what I wanted, so I chose to make a letter Flower Decoration, inspired by one I saw on Pinterest. It is such an easy last minute […]

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3 Easy Festival Hairstyles

Festival season is nearly in swing, with Coachella kicking off all the excitement and making me very envious! I wanted to create some interesting and fun Festival Hairstyles anyone could do. It’s good to make sure your hair is as cool as those sparkly Festival outfits! These looks are great if you have short or […]

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ASOS & Zoella Pom Pom Jumper DIY / #PaigeJoannaDIY

Some of you may have seen this amazing ASOS Zoella Pom Pom jumper recently worn by the wonderful Zoella (as seen below). It was in my saved items for about a month, after it instantly took my eye. After Zoe wore it though, the jumper sold out and I was left slightly heart broken! So […]

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How to plan a craft event.

This is a topic I have wanted to post about for a long while now, so it feels good to finally get my ideas down. Some of you may remember way back in my blogging archives when me and a fellow blogger planned ‘craffybloggermeet‘, an event aimed at bloggers to have fun and make things. […]

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DIY Present Jars | Ginger Bread Men

As promised here is another Christmas DIY present Jar, a perfect last minute yet thoughtful gift. This one is for foodie lovers and I personally would love to receive something like this. If you aren’t the best baker, than that’s okay because this is so easy to do and doesn’t require any fancy kitchen tools. […]

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DIY Present Jars | Sewing Kit

Christmas is only around the corner now and with the craziness of Black Friday, I have decided staying home making hand made presents is a lot more fun and thoughtful. This DIY today is the first of 3 I will be doing in the style of present jars, they are so easy to re-create and […]

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Sketchbook Work | My personal favourites

Hello again, today is a new style of post here but one I have wanted to share for a while! I brought a couple of small A5 sketch books from Paperchase a while ago now and I have gradually been filling them with my doodles and sketches! As recently I have been getting back into […]

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Why it’s OKAY to not work in the field you studied at University.

This post was inspired by a few conversations I have been having with people recently on the past and my current career choice. As a few of you may know (if you have been following my blog for a few years now) I took Illustration at University and have a degree in this subject. I […]

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