Now that you鈥檝e figured out聽how to creatively meet聽your resolutions, it鈥檚 important that you have all the tools you need to stay on your A game. If you like a聽good notepad聽and desk organizer, then聽you鈥檒l love these ultra-chic DIY calendars guaranteed to make 2016 your most聽efficient year.聽Choose from 12 modern calendars 鈥 from 3D printables to hand-stamped wood ones 鈥 to keep you organized and on track to聽meet your goals.

Chalkboard Tape Wall Calendar

1.聽Chalkboard Tape Wall Calendar: Looking to update a boring blank wall? Go for this chalked-out wall calendar. If you鈥檙e worried聽about potential paint damage, stick to using a poster board or white painted plywood. (via I Spy DIY)


2. DIY Hand-stamped Wood Calendar: Here鈥檚 another way to skip聽the printable and get聽crafty. This minimalist calendar would look great聽propped up on your desk or hung聽from the wall. (via Damask Love)

wall calendar

3.聽Snug Column Wall Calendar Terra Cotta ($24): If you鈥檙e聽digging聽this pretty pastel calendar like we are, get yours ASAP. But you can also totally聽whip up your own聽beautiful, minimalist design by聽using聽poster paper, stencil numbers, pastel paint and markers. Stick聽to a similar two-tone design or alternate colors for聽every other聽month.

Digital Number Puzzle Calendar

4.聽DIY Digital Number Puzzle: You won鈥檛 ever have to worry about replacing your聽calendar year after year once you finish聽this DIY聽project. Get聽this digitized look with only a few supplies you probably already have.聽(via Mr Printables)

instagram calendar

5. DIY Black and White Instagram Calendar: If you鈥檝e got an eye for Instagram, here鈥檚 the chance you鈥檝e been waiting for! Showcase your photography skills, share memories and聽document new ones with your very own聽classic black and white Instagram calendar.聽(via Kristi Murphy)


6. DIY Perpetual聽Wall Calendar: If you鈥檙e into simple typography designs, this perpetual wall calendar is the one for you. Go black and white for a minimal look or change it up with a pop of color. (via Pretty Nice)

Perpetual Chalkboard Calendar

7.聽Chalkboard Calendar: Up for a DIY challenge? Bust out your carpentry skills with this fun project.聽Use plywood, chalkboard paint, screws and clothespins to recreate this perpetual calendar that鈥檒l keep you better organized with its pretty + practical clothespin design.聽(via Curbly)

photo calendar

8. DIY Photo Calendar: Personalize your calendar with 12 of your favorite photos. Either use a filter or show off your photoshop skills聽to get a similar look聽with all your photos. Print out and voila! It鈥檚 the perfect calendar to keep or聽gift to a special someone. (via The Paper Curator)

lucite 2

9.聽Lucite Wall Calendar ($1,100): Who knew a calendar could be so聽tr猫s chic? Skip the crazy price tag and聽do聽it yourself using crystal clear lucite, gold or black silk-screening and steel hardware.

printable calendar

10. 3D 2016 Printable Calendar: Forget flipping pages! Make a calendar that you can hold in your hands. Simply print out the free templates on the cardstock, cut around the edges and glue the two pieces together. (via A Piece of Rainbow)

hanging wall calendar 2

11.聽DIY Vintage Wood Pant Hanger Calendar: Pick up a vintage wooden pant hanger at your local thrift store and choose from your favorite printable calendars, or sketch up your own.聽(via The Merrythought)

Masking Tape calendar

12.聽DIY Masking Tape Wall Calendar: Looking for a DIY calendar you can make in under five聽minutes with fewer聽than five聽materials? Here it is! Keep your calendar from looking too rigid聽by randomly positioning the numbers in their squares. (via Ohhh Mhhh)

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