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DIY Jeweled Clutch

Looking for a weekend project? Check out Laura’s DIY clutch. Gorgeous!

Oh Wize One

I am addicted to statement pieces. Seriously when something speaks to me I drop the cash and leave my logic at home. I’m beginning to understand  that spending big money on pieces I am only going to wear on occasion is irrational.

I love evening clutches but they are expensive and too small to carry for everyday wear. I have been wanting a clear acrylic clutch so I ordered this one off ebay for $8. When I got it I thought it needed some sparkle!

For this project you will need:

Clear acrylic clutch

Assorted rhinestones

E6000

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Step One

Lay your clutch on a flat work surface. Plan out your design making sure you work around the larger rhinestones first.

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Step Two:

Spread a small amount of glue on the back of the rhinestone and attach it to the purse. Be sure to let the stones dry for at least 5 hours…

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“Blare”-ingly In Love

by Kristie LeVangie

1.  I LOVE animal print.  Cheetah, leopard, reptile, snakeskin, alligator, giraffe– you name it, I love it.

2.  I LOVE Jimmy Choo.  I mean what woman doesn’t?

 

Put 1 and 2 together…

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And you have utter perfection.

Ladies– Meet Jimmy Choo’s “Blare” Genuine Snakeskin Tote in the rich color of Tourmaline.

This gorgeous tote is adorned with silver hardware (including chains) and contrasting black straps.  The shoulder strap is even removable.  The side slip pockets are convenient for sunglasses and cellies; while the inside zip pocket, wall pockets, and 11 inches by 14 inches internal chamber is perfect for your small and larger necessities.

Luxury like this isn’t cheap though.  This bag is retailing now for $2895 (Free Shipping included) at Nordstrom.