There’s no better way to beat the heat this summer than by enjoying an ice-cold drink. So leaving the house with a fully stocked cooler is pretty much a must. We’ve got some DIY options that are *so* fun and colorful you definitely won’t mind dragging them around. If you’re headed to the beach or just lounging in the backyard, these fun ice chests are bound to make your outdoor plans MUCH cooler. Stock ’em full of your fave beverages (La Croix, anyone?), sit back, and enjoy.
2. DIY Beach Cooler: Beach days are fun, so your cooler should be too! By adding some decorative magnets, you can instantly update it to party-approved status. Plus, you can change it up with the seasons as they come and go. (via Aww Sam)
8. DIY Gelato Cooler: Want to enjoy ice cream on the go? Thanks to the DIY styrofoam holder, you can take your fave treats with you anywhere. Call it dangerous, or just a dream. (We’d prefer to think the latter.) (via Brit + Co)
9. DIY Tailgate Cooler: Get that tailgating started a few weeks early with this standalone option that will chill cans and store drinkware. It’s the ultimate “bar away from home.” (via Classy Clutter)
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