Jul 20, 2018
8 Seashell DIYs for Your Mermaid Crafting Goals
Summer has arrived and it's time to shell-ebrate! As wannabe mermaids, we are all about collecting and crafting with those on-trend seashells. Whether it's with the real deal or just inspired by it, these easy projects will help you harness your inner Ariel this season (and beyond!).
DIY Mermaid Shell Sweatshirt: Is the prospect of a seashell bikini too much? Compromise with a hoodie version. (via A Beautiful Mess)
DIY Seashell Ice Cream Cone Ornaments: It's never too early to start your Christmas crafts. Get a head start while you're lounging on the beach. (via Handmade Charlotte)
DIY Shell Hanging Planters: The crafting possibilities are endless when it comes to a good shell. Case in point? These boho planters. (via Brit + Co)
DIY Pasta Shell Wreath: Who said pasta wasn't an appropriate stand-in? Not us! Get to work on creating a wreath worthy of a sea palace. (via Handmade Charlotte)
DIY 5 Crab Tic-Tac-Toe: You only need a few shells to put this one together, and it's the kind of thing your nieces and nephews can do with you. (via Hello, Wonderful)
DIY Seashell Bath bombs: Drop one of these spa essentials into the tub next time you want to relax and unwind. Be thankful there's no kelp involved. (via Totally The Bomb)
DIY Summer Mobile: Do you describe your style as boho-coastal? Then this is the DIY for you. (via Monster Circus)
Printable Seashell Straws: Living in a completely landlocked state can make a natural shell harvest a little tricky. Instead, print yours out and use them as straw toppers. (via Make & Tell)
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Ariel loves color, bold design, and eclectic decor. She goes by many names including "color decor wizard” and is also the voice behind PMQ for two (www.pmqfortwo.com) where she creates interiors and decor that are renter-friendly and creative.