It seems like these days all the cool kids are whipping up their own trendy fashions. I, sadly, am not one of the cool kids. But with summer here, I’m about to remedy all that! With a basic t-shirt or tank top at the ready, it’s easy-peasy to deck out your wardrobe in cool summery style. All you need is some paint, a little bleach and maybe a few studs and you’re ready to go with paint brush or spray bottle in hand! Want to join me as one of the cool kids? Click through for 10 DIY shirts you’ll want to rock all summer long!
10 Summery Cool DIY Shirts 1 of 11
Click through for 10 summery cool DIY shirts!
Bleach Painted Tank Top 2 of 11
Confetti T-Shirt 3 of 11
The basic white t-shirt just got an upgrade from its already impenetrable wardrobe staple status with a splash of confetti! Make your own with easy to make potato stamps and colorful craft paint.
Get the how-to at Studio DIY
Moon Phase Shirt 4 of 11
I'm loving the craze over all things lunar and astrological these days and this cool lunar phase tank top fits the bill! Make your own with a simple stencil and a bit of white and gray fabric paints.
Get the how-to at Sincerely Kinsey
Romantic Lace T-Shirt 5 of 11
Another basic white tee turned bold fashion statement, add a touch of romance by refashioning an old shirt with a bit of lace. So pretty!
Get the how-to at Pearls & Scissors
DIY Bleach Star Tank Top 6 of 11
The ultimate bit of summer fun, I love these colorful tank tops made patriotic and fun with a scattering of bleach-sprayed stars.
Get the how-to at Henry Happened
Hand Painted Floral Shirt 7 of 11
I'm crazy about the beautiful look of this upgraded t-shirt. With hand painted flowers and the addition of a few pearl embellishments, it's a stunning piece!
Get the how-to at Trinkets In Bloom
Rivet T-Shirt 8 of 11
The simplest of white t-shirts gets an awesome hardware upgrade with the addition of shiny silver rivets, which you can find at most craft or fabric stores.
Get the how-to at Project 22
Metallic Lettered Shirt 9 of 11
This white t-shirt is updated with the simple addition of metallic iron-on letters in a gridded pattern of Xs and Os. Don't you just love how cute this is?
Get the how-to at The Pretty Life Anonymous
Arrow T-Shirt 10 of 11
How fun is this cute arrow t-shirt? Make your own with any basic tee and a stamp made from pipe cleaners. Yes, pipe cleaners!
Get the how-to at Writing Chapter Three
Triangle Print Shirt 11 of 11
I am obsessed with triangle patterns, so this fabulous graphic t-shirt is a win with me. Make your own by painting triangles with the help of a taped-off pattern.
Get the how-to at Offbeat + Inspired