DIY tank top - item: scissors, bleach, plain tank top/t-shirt. Dip dye the bottom of the shirt with bleach. Wash it out and let it dry completely. Then cut the part you bleached into thin strips and tie a knot at the ends.
Sweet Verbena: T-Shirt Refashion Great for if you get a stain on the front of a tee, but awesome anyhow. When looking at the tutorial, I thought the pins were pearls, so think sewing tiny pearls along the edges could be pretty, too.