THE best things in life are free – but these cheap fashion hacks come a close second.
A selection of handy tips shared on diply.com reveal easy ways to solve problems using bits and bobs around the house.
Diply Ripped your jeans? Wear some lacy tights underneath to make them look like they’re supposed to be all torn up
From paperclips transforming the style of a bra to make it suitable to wear with a racer back top to using bags of frozen water to stretch too-tight shoes, there really isn’t a sartorial issue that can’t be solved.
Incredibly, both embarrassing underarm sweat patches and shoes that don’t fit can be rectified with sanitary towels.
People who like wearing shirts underneath jumpers might like to try wearing a vest top between the two to create a sleek silhouette.
And greasy stains can be a thing of the past with a solution made of washing up liquid.
Diply Use a razor to remove bobbles from well worn jeans and trousers
Diply Use a pool ‘noodle’ made of foam to keep knee high boots standing up in the cupboard
Greasy does it
Diply Use washing up liquid to get peanut butter stains out of clothes – and it works on other greases too
Diply Double the amount of tops you have by simply crossing over the straps when you put it on
Diply Tackle bleach-stained clothes by colouring in the marks with a permanent pen
Diply Freeze sandwich bags of water in your shoes to stretch them out
Diply Panty liners double up as excellent sweat absorbers
Diply A paperclip can make your bra suitable for tops of different sizes
Foot the difference
Diply Need a pair of innersoles but can’t be faffed with going to Boots? Use a sanitary towel!