Spring is coming in *hot* (or so we hope), and we think it’s about time to leave this soggy wet mess of a winter season behind us. In celebration of the coming season, we’ve put together some super fun and oh-so-colorful DIYs. Scroll down for this week’s project picks and prepare to get those creative juices flowing — come weekend rain or shine!


1. DIY Natural Dyes: Get crafty with avocado pits, black beans, and even onion skins in this experimental dye project that takes your linen fabric from basic to beautiful. (via A Beautiful Mess)


2. DIY Gradient Planters: Transform average planters into art with this simple spray paint DIY. Your greenery will look even more alive when they’re planted in these colorful pots. (via A Beautiful Mess)


3. DIY Letter Board: Add some retro decor to your life with this simple DIY letter board. Leave sweet nothings, reminder notes, and inspiring messages for your roomies (and for you!). (via Brit + Co)


4. DIY Dyed Wood Beaded Keychain: Looking for a simply sweet gift for your BFF? Transform standard wooden beads into a vibrant accessory piece to add to a keychain or clutch. (via Storypiece)


5. DIY Flower Bouquets: Make someone’s day extra special with this adorbs bouquet DIY project. Pick an early spring bouquet, wrap in “you are loved” printable paper, tie bow, and repeat. (via Brit + Co)

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6. DIY Leather Cuff Bracelet: Leatherworking just got easier with this straightforward and stylish bracelet DIY. Once you have the basic elements assembled, add flair! Attach chains and beads, or paint designs for a little extra pizzazz. (via Life Is a Party)


7. DIY Mudcloth Design Trays: This African wood cloth design (known as “bogolanfini”) is v trendy right now. Make your own impressively cute serving tray using only a baking sheet, spray paint, and a Sharpie. (via Drawn to DIY)


8. DIY Colorful Cacti Soaps: Get your spring clean on with these *way* too cute cacti soaps. Customize color and fragrance for a unique creation. It just makes scents! (via Lovely Indeed)

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9. DIY Gradient Bar Ware: Whether you’re throwing a themed shower or just celebrating life, this easy spray-paint DIY will bring a pop of color to every tablescape. Experiment with color blending or go for the (all) gold. (via A Kailo Chic Life)


10. DIY Lucky Charms Bracelet: Live the charmed life and mold all eight types of your fave cereal marshmallows out of Sculpey clay. Affix to bracelet chain for everyday adorable wearability. (via Brit + Co)


11. DIY Constellation Napkin Rings: These bright oven-bake clay rings are cute and super nifty — when they’re not holding napkins, they can double as constellation votive holders! We recommend this project for DIY weddings or just ’cause. (via Brit + Co)

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