Keep the Kids Busy With This Simple DIY Project, Plus More Weekend Crafts
Welcome June's arrival with a stream of summertime DIYs. Start with a stylish board game that doubles as decor, or go with a quick craft that'll perfect your lazy-day lounge area. Click through for these and more easy DIY projects to tackle this weekend!
DIY Clay Letter Key Chain: Anyone else struggle to keep track of mail keys, house keys, work keys, etc.? Quit fumbling through a jumbled ring with these little clay markers. (via Sugar & Cloth)
DIY Rainbow Sponge Art: Give the kiddos a lesson in color theory AND get a super cool piece of wall art with this easy project. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Donut Cart: Take any party to a whole new level of cuteness with a bar cart that's full of of the breakfast staple and adorned with a chalk-lettered banner. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Large Colorful Floor Pillows: Create the ultimate pillow palace with a whole batch of easy-to-sew throws. (via Lovely Indeed)
DIY Colorful Herb Garden: Fresh herbs make everything from pizza to mojitos 10 times tastier. Spice up your indoor herb garden with this quick and colorful DIY. (via A Beautiful Mess)
DIY Chill Pill Chocolates: If you’re in desperate need of some down time, treat yourself to some of these chill pill chocolates. (via Aww Sam)
DIY Paint-by-Numbers Art: Don’t worry; you don’t have to be an artist to nail this super cool wall art DIY. (via Damask Love)
DIY Chopping Board Phone Rest: You’ll never have to worry about getting food on your phone or iPad again, thanks to this handy little phone rest. Paint the handle, add a fancy suede loop, or wood burn your initials for a personalized piece of decor. (via The Things She Makes)
DIY Leather Luggage Tags: Before you head out of town, adorn your luggage with these chic tags STAT. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Two-Person Chinese Checkers Game: Take advantage of those extra daylight hours and challenge your BFFs to a round of Chinese Checkers. This glittery, color-blocked makeover will make you the winner regardless. (via Lovely Indeed)
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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.