DIY chokers: get on trend without breaking the bank

A Twitter user went viral earlier this month when she tweeted about all the compliments she’d received when wearing a shoelace as a choker. Yes, a shoelace! The tweet was retweeted almost 50,000 times and the internet has gone crazy for her DIY fashion moment.

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The likes of Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid and Kim Kardashian have been wearing various styles of chokers showcasing this massive trend. However, here at Fashion North we love a DIY fashion hack. We thought if one girl could go viral after stylishly up-cycling a shoelace, what other household items could we wear as a choker? With this trend, anything goes!

Our take on the shoelace choker:


Perhaps try some gift ribbon:


And maybe add a key ring with it:

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Or opt for a dress belt:


Cut up an old pair of lacy knickers:

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Or even a pair of headphones:

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We’d love to see your take on this trend! Tweet us your pictures @fashion_north.


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