When summer rolls around, you聽need a place to lounge and enjoy lazy afternoons. After all,聽what鈥檚 better than聽relaxing,聽reading a good book and enjoying聽a boozy beverage? Whether you want to kick back in your backyard or chill in your聽air-conditioned living room, a hanging chair is the perfect spot to unwind. If you鈥檙e itching for a great place to hang out (pun totally intended), check out these eight聽DIY hanging chairs you鈥檒l want to make ASAP.


1.聽Baby and Toddler Swing: Spoil your little one with an awesome hanging chair. This easy-peasy fabric baby chair works聽outside or inside and is guaranteed to make you the coolest mom on the block. (via A Beautiful Mess)


2. Pallet Swing: Pallets聽were made for DIYing. Perfect for kids and kids at heart, this pallet swing proves you can do anything with them. (via Tidbits from the Tremaynes)


3.聽Hanging Lounge Chair: Suddenly we鈥檙e all about the聽mini-staycation, but only if this lounge chair is included. Hang it up and hang out. (via The Merrythought)


4. Macrame Chair: This macrame bad boy is one challenging DIY, but it鈥檚 totally worth it. How amazing does it look in that living room?! (via Classy Clutter)


5. Hammock Chair This hammock chair is begging to be placed in聽a reading nook or under a big, shady tree. We can already imagine the luxurious naps. (via A Beautiful Mess)


6. Hanging Garden Chair: Get out your power tools, because you鈥檙e going to want this chair. Its聽unique architectural design will look just as amazing in a garden as it will in your living room. (via Yahoo! Australia)


7.聽Pallet Porch Swing: If you鈥檙e dreaming of spending evenings on your porch drinking something delicious, this pallet porch swing is calling your name.聽(via Sheryl Salisbury Photography)


BONUS:聽Pallet Swing Bed: Sure, it鈥檚 not a chair, but that makes it even better.聽This swinging bed is genius and looks crazy comfortable. (via The Merrythought)

Are you planning on adding a hanging chair to your indoor or outdoor space? Hit us up in the comments section.