What’s a girl to do when she’s got a whole day ahead of her and no solid plans but eating takeout and watching movies? DIY some colorful crafts! These 17 marbled projects are perfect for dreary days — and not just because they’re so bright and cheery. They’re a cinch to set up (and clean up). So get marbling to your heart’s content, and who knows? Maybe you’ll end up creating a gift or two for your loved ones for the holidays.

1. Sculpey DIY Jewelry Trays: Grab one of our convenient kits or go out and pick up your favorite colors of clay to create these super easy, super classy jewelry trays. (via Brit + Co)

2. Swirled Painted Beads: Get messy and have a bit of childhood fun with this cool DIY that can transform wooden beads into a bright necklace or ornament. (via Brit + Co)

3. Marbled Earrings: Your jewelry will stand out with a flash of swirled color thanks to these cute earrings. Make one in every color to go with all your outfits. (via Brit + Co)

4. Clay Ring Holder: Give your bling an appropriately stylish stand where it can show off how darn sparkly it is. (via Brit + Co)

5. Marbled Cookies: Betcha you didn’t know you could add those swirls to your food. White chocolate is your new best friend. (via Delineate Your Dwelling)

6. Alcohol Ink Ceramics: Get these rich, deep, and opulent colors with this technique. The best part is that they’re easy to wash. (via Dans Le Lakehouse)

7. Marbled Planter: Suddenly the most mundane things look that much more interesting. Paint pouring for the win! (via A Kailo Chic Life)

8. Marbled Ornaments: Bring the look to your Christmas tree and give your older ornaments an update. (via Craftberry Bush)

9. Marbled Decorative Colanders: Your tabletop needs some love this spring, and these darling colanders can double as fruit bowls. (via PMQ for two)

10. Marbled Notebooks: Turn your bargain bin finds into pieces of art and enhance decorative books on your shelves too. #shelfiegamestrong (via Tell Love and Party)

11. Marbled Wall Clock: This wall clock makes a statement. And because you can customize the palette, it will match your room no matter the decor. (via Delicious and DIY)

12. Acrylic Earring Holder: Sneak a little bit into your space with this discreet dresser-top unit. (via A Beautiful Mess)

13. Marbled Gift Boxes: Elevate the art of gifting year-round with these easy-to-do gift essentials. (via Squirrelly Minds)

14. Marbled Phone Case: Nail polish can transform the ugliest of protective cases. You’re welcome! (via Lovely Indeed)

15. Marbled Linens: No one will expect this pattern on your napkins or dish towels! Wow your guests at your next dinner party, or just keep your kitchen up to date. (via A Kailo Chic Life)

16. Glossy Marbled Trees: So geometric! (via Persia Lou)

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(Additional reporting by Nora Landis-Shack)