Honeycomb Turkeys, Pom-Pom Baskets, and More Weekend Craft Projects
Remember when you thought you didn't need to worry about Thanksgiving yet? Well, it's officially time to start your prep work if you haven't already. Tablescape decor, printable games, and sassy pumpkins should be at the top of your weekend to-do list. Invite your girls over to DIY the holiday essentials — starting with some paper turkeys.
DIY Honeycomb Paper Turkeys: These little birds will make your tablescape pop. They're like the ones your aunt decorated with back in the '80s, only way cuter. (via Julep)
DIY Fringed Mirror Wall Hanging: We're still obsessed with fringe details, so these hanging mirrors easily make the top of our DIY list. Finish a skein of yarn and fill that blank wall in your entryway before your holiday guests arrive. (via Sugar & Cloth)
Printable Thanksgiving Game: Be prepared for the post-turkey coma by bringing along a game you can play while sprawled out on the couch. (via Alice and Lois)
DIY Moroccan Style Sequin Pumpkin: Give your gourds a new purpose in life with some glittery fringe and tassels. They'll be better dressed than you are! (via Fish and Bull)
DIY Pumpkin Pie Flavored Donuts: PSL is so October, but pie-flavored desserts are what November is all about. You'll get bonus points with all the drumstick fans with treats that look like turkey legs. (via Aww Sam)
DIY Flower Clay Dish: Adding a little color to your coffee table is a no-brainer when it's this easy. If you've got paint and cookie cutters, you're halfway there. (via Delicious and DIY)
DIY Pom-Pom Basket: Yarn pom-poms are what you need to warm up your space when there's a nip in the air. Don't be surprised if you find a kitty snuggled in this basket now that it's so cozy. (via A Beautiful Mess)
DIY 3D Clay Mugs: Get your coffee bar on fleek with these cheerful and whimsical cups. (via Studio DIY)
DIY Pom-Pom and Acrylic Place Cards: Why go for paper when you can upgrade to acrylic tags that double as an adorable favor? (via Lovely Indeed)
DIY Color-Block Paper Wreath: With Christmas right around the corner, wreath making is up next! This beauty is a colorful twist on tradition that's sure to stand out. (via A Subtle Revelry)
DIY Turquoise Smoothie Bowl: You need sustenance for all that DIY-ing, and a smoothie bowl in the prettiest shade of blue is the perfect (and most delicious) way to get it. (via Dans Le Lakehouse)
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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.