Fashion 7 Steps to an Embellished DIY Cross-body Bag By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Instagram Twitter InStyle's mantra is "Everybody's in," and that means anyone who finds their way to our stories should find themselves reflected in them. We prioritize bringing the right writer to every story and sometimes collaborate as a team to ensure we're including points of view across race, gender expression, body size, skin and hair type, and more. Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. For more about our team, click here. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on February 11, 2014 @ 04:50PM Pin Share Tweet Email Photo: Jenni Radosevich 7 Steps to an Embellished DIY Cross-body Bag 01 of 08 What You'll Need Jenni Radosevich Crossbody bag (with a flap)Patterned fabricWhite fringe trimYellow braided trimRed ribbonMulti-grip glueScissorsPen 02 of 08 Step 1 Jenni Radosevich Trace the outline of the bag's flap onto your purse. 03 of 08 Step 2 Jenni Radosevich Cut out the fabric to fit the flaps, leaving the center uncovered. 04 of 08 Step 3 Jenni Radosevich Glue the fabric to the flaps. 05 of 08 Step 4 Jenni Radosevich Cover frayed edges of your fabric by gluing the red ribbon along the edge of your flap. 06 of 08 Step 5 Jenni Radosevich Glue two overlapping fringe pieces down the center strap. 07 of 08 Step 6 Jenni Radosevich Glue yellow braided trim on top of the fringe. 08 of 08 Step 7 Jenni Radosevich Cut the ends of both the fringe and the braided rope at an angle to finish. Let dry.