By InStyle Staff
Updated Jan 29, 2014 @ 2:54 pm
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Below is an excerpt from “3 Cool Accessories You Can Buy—Or DIY” which originally appeared on StyleBistro. Read the full story at

Keeping up with fashion isn't a cost-effective endeavor in the slightest. On one hand, you could throw financial caution to the wind and splurge. On the other, you could scrimp and save your pennies and buy one or two of your favorite big-ticket items annually. Get your creative juices flowing and set aside a few hours to make a few cool accessories yourself. We show you how to get started.