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DIY Boho Patchwork Shorts!

By Dana Fox

I spent the past two days getting this little project together and am happy with how it turned out! I wanted to create some custom boho style shorts like the ones you see at Free People… but obviously I didn’t want to spend any hard earned cash on something I knew I could pull off. Get ready for a long, photo-filled DIY project, friends!



For my shorts, I used a pair of old unauthentic Rock & Republic jeans (ew). If you know me at all, I’m a huge designer denim fanatic and am 100% against fakes (do you like funding terrorism? I sure don’t…). I purchased these in my uneducated days from Ebay and never ended up wearing them after I realized the seller sent me a faux pair. So, what a better way to make use of some unused denim than to tear these babies up and create something totally new?!  I also used a bunch of vintage fabrics I had sitting around…










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Dana Fox
Dana Fox
About me

I am a country loving Canadian with a mind that never sleeps. When I'm not running the Wonder Forest blog ship, you can find me creating artwork for phone cases and home decor, whilst managing the daily tasks of Dana Fox Creative. Visit me at the links below if you wanna be friends and follow along on Snapchat: wonderforest.


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