is now — or, at the very least, soon. So if you're headed to the beach, or just dreaming you are, keep that warm-weather vibe going this weekend by crafting your way toward sunshine and sand with this list of fun travel essentials.
DIY Ric Rac Hat:
Yes, it really is this easy to create warm weather essentials. The only question is: How many colors will you use?
(via Sugar & Cloth
DIY Leather Luggage Tags:
These do-it -yourself tags are sure to set you apart on the baggage carousel.
(via Damask Love
DIY Fringed Sunglasses Case:
Your sunnies deserve a little razzle-dazzle when you're headed on vacation.
(via A Kailo Chic Life
DIY Piña Colada Cake:
Make all your friends regret choosing their ski trip instead of the beach with you with this coconut drink cake.
(via Aww Sam
DIY Beach Please Clutch:
Après-pool accessories need a little bit of sass, and this clutch fits the bill.
(via A Beautiful Mess
DIY Swapped Background Photo Art:
Trick out all your vacay photos with color-blocked backgrounds using this simple DIY.
(via Club Crafted
DIY Ice Cream Sunglasses:
Keep your eyes shaded and your look on point with these playful sunnies.
(via Brite & Bubbly
DIY Pom-Pom Swag:
Carry that SPF 100 and giant brimmed hat in style with these funky tassels.
(via Homemade Banana
DIY Holly Golightly Sleep Masks:
Your vacay starts on the plane with a good nap. Make a chic eye mask to ensure you're catching all those zzzs.
(via PMQ for Two
DIY Custom Notebooks:
Take notes, keep a diary, or jot down directions to and from your favorite bar. Whatever you write, do it in your homemade travel notebook.
(via Lovely Indeed
DIY Painted Frame:
Those epic beach sunset photos deserve a frame that does them justice, like this graphic beauty.
(via Dream Green DIY
DIY Piña Colada Pool Pop Tarts:
Get psyched for your trip, keep the magic going, or just dream of warmer weather with these tasty mini pool treats.
(via Studio DIY
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