Now that聽you鈥檝e finished making your super thoughtful聽Father鈥檚 Day聽present, (and if you haven鈥檛, check out these聽last-minute聽experience gifts for Dad), you can spend this weekend鈥檚 allotted craft time on something just for y-o-u. Below, you鈥檒l find some super simple DIYs to help you get in the summer spirit, including beach swag, colorful serving trays and easy ways to make your home smell like summer. Whether you鈥檙e looking for a quick afternoon craft or a more intensive undertaking like DIY-ing a foyer out of nothing, here are聽10 projects to tackle before Monday鈥檚 return.


1. DIY Sequin Beach Bag: Bring on the mermaid vibes by jazzing up a plain straw tote bag with some serious sequins. This is the perfect DIY to personalize last year鈥檚 summer accessories with a bright new beach-inspired pun.聽(via Studio DIY)


2. DIY Confetti Poppers: Oooh, hey sparkles! New Year鈥檚 shouldn鈥檛 be the only time you get to blow off some confetti. Make a batch of these Independence Day-themed poppers for your big Fourth of July shindig. Personalize them with gold lettering and a good ol鈥 dose of gold ombre paint. (via Brit + Co)


3. DIY Balloon Dipped Citronella Candles: Nothing kills an outdoor dinner party faster than a bug infestation. Before you hang those icky bug traps, light up a few of these color-dipped citronella candles. It鈥檚 super easy to make an all-natural wax candle with essential oils and the balloon-dipped look is an easy way to add color without busting out the paint. (via Sugar & Cloth)


4. DIY Foyer: Yes, you read that right. With a coat or two of paint and a cute wall-mounted shelf, even you small-space dwellin鈥 peeps can get an honest to goodness foyer. If you鈥檝e got a wall, you can DIY a foyer, and finally give your sunglasses and purse a place to live.聽(via Brit + Co)


5. DIY Tropical Leather Bound Notebooks: Whether you鈥檙e keeping track of your summer reading list or your packing list for that glamping trip you鈥檙e planning, you can鈥檛 go wrong with a tropical-themed notebook. DIY your own palm leaf stamp and apply liberally to the front and back of this leather bound journal. (via Fall for DIY)


6. DIY Camera Strap: Your camera is going to be by your side for every summer party, so make sure you鈥檝e got a good handle on it. This DIY braided camera strap makes it easy to keep your camera on hand next time you go on a聽summer adventure. If you can鈥檛 refuse聽a good pun, use alphabet beads to add聽a photography-themed聽pun like 鈥淥h Snap!鈥 and 鈥淥h Shoot!鈥 (via Brit + Co)


7. DIY Essential Oil Diffuser:聽The best part about DIY-ing versus buying is that you can play perfumer and personalize the scent exactly to your taste. In the mood for something citrus? Try a sweet orange and peppermint blend. Need some relaxation? Go for something with lavender or rose.聽(via A Beautiful Mess)


8. DIY Custom Cut Acrylic Serving Board: Whether you鈥檙e serving up boozy gummy bears or a fairy floss dessert, you can never have too many serving trays. Acrylic is the perfect material for this project because it鈥檚 easy to cut. The colorful trays bring a solid color boost, and they鈥檙e super easy to clean when the party is over.聽(via Sugar & Cloth)


9. DIY Color Block Sunny Succulent Garden: Whether you鈥檙e rocking an indoor garden or you鈥檙e looking for a way to spruce up your outdoor planters, color blocking is the obvious option. The best part about this DIY is that it utilizes spray-and-peel paint, which means you can switch up the color every season if you wish. (via I Spy DIY)


10. DIY Watercolor Beach Tote: To be fair, this tutorial is so easy you鈥檒l be giving any and every white thing you own a watercolor makeover. Whether you鈥檙e in need of a new beach blanket, a colorful beach bag or some new swag, this watercolor look has you covered. (via Brit + Co)

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