Watch an Instagram Star Recreate High Fashion Looks For Less

Creativity on a hundred, thousand, trillion.

By Jasmine Washington

Blowing a bag on designer shoes, jeans and accessories is a luxury most people just can’t afford. Social media has risen as a go-to source for providing ways to rock high priced items for a fraction of the cost.

Instagram sensation Shay Cherise has propelled to the top of social media stardom after sharing a slew of tutorials on do-it-yourself luxury looks for less.

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  • Here’s what she can do with everyday socks, a glue gun and sandpaper.

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    Over 110,000 followers flocked to her IG where she recreated Kanye West’s $890 priced Yeezy Season 4 Sock Knit shoes.

  • This is what everyday jeans can become.

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    The fashion maven transformed her jeans into thigh high denim boots, similar to the Yeezy Season 4 Denim Thigh Highs worn by Kim Kardashian.

  • Before you dump those old jeans snatch those zippers.

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    Inspired by Monika Chiang Imena created her DIY zipper heels.

  • All you frugal fashionista balling on a budget can own cut denim jeans for cheap.

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    This budget friendly option is enough to make you tap into your inner D-I-Y queen.

    Shay Cherise has turn her crafty knack for recreation into a movement. Encouraging IG followers to tag #thenuvoguediy and mention her in post whenever fans try their hands at their own tutorials, there’s been over 200 attempts at recreating Shay Cherise’s DIY looks.