Pom-Pom Earrings, Woven Planter, and More DIYs for This Weekend
Your latte isn't the only thing getting a spicy makeover this season. Add some flavor to your home decor with a colorful pom-pom lamp, then wind down with some boho-licious woven pots for your plant babies. Click through for those simply how-tos and eight other weekend projects to make before Monday’s return.
DIY Free Printable Dorm Room Checklist: You won’t miss a thing with this handy little list. It has everything you need to sleep, pamper, cook, study, clean, and survive dorm life in style. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Rainbow Pattern Balloon Backdrop: As we say goodbye to the long sunny days, why not have one last hurrah with a hundred mini rainbows to brighten your life? (via Oh Happy Day)
DIY Sheet of Paper Cake: Cake can make any occasion exciting — even returning to school. Pop on some sassy Mean Girls quotes and you'll be ready to take on the world (or at least your class schedule). (via Aww Sam)
DIY Bedazzled Pencil Cases: Give your days a little extra sparkle with a glam pencil bag. Follow this tutorial to sew your own, or just bedazzle one you already have handy. (via Handmade Charlotte)
DIY Faux Wood Hexagon Storage Boxes: Not only will these chic storage boxes add an element of style to your workspace, but they'll be your quickest project yet. Grab some paper boxes, cover them in wood veneer, and get those craft supplies sorted. (via A Kailo Chic Life)
DIY Swapped Background Photo Art: Bring some color to your gallery wall with a photo DIY of your fondest summer memories. Just print off your fave snaps from the summer, trim 'em, and pop ‘em onto a bright background — no Photoshop required. (via Club Crafted)
DIY Pom-Pom Dangle Earrings: It might not be time to pull out the sweaters just yet, but these pom-pom earrings are giving off some serious warm-and-fuzzy vibes. Play around with colors and sizes, and don’t be surprised when your BFF demands a pair too. (via The Spruce )
DIY Easy Fabric Planter: Coiled fabric planters are a genius way to use up scraps from other projects. Plus, this technique is a cinch to customize so you can whip something up for your massive fiddle leaf or your tiniest succulent. (via A Beautiful Mess)
DIY Faux Fur Backpack: There's no sewing required for this crazy cool backpack makeover. A swatch of faux fur will upgrade an old backpack and add some serious fashion points. (via The Glitter in My Tea)
DIY Pom-Pom Lamp: Take your metal lamp from old to OMG with a handful of magnetic pom-poms. The best part is that you can move them around or use them on your magnetic pinboard whenever you feel like a change. (via A Kailo Chic Life)
Kate Thorn is an illustrator, foodie, photographer, and blogger at Create & Kate. She loves creating art, traveling, and all things chocolate. A native to the Great Northwest, she is currently living in London and pretending to be a mature grad student.