Summers are ideal family bonding times. While your kids are off school or visiting you in the summer break, you can all have some lovely and fun times together. Beat the heat this summer by exploring our brilliant ideas of DIY things for summer crafts! We have rounded some crazy fun-filled summer craft days for you and your family. After exploring through these, you can redo your décor to a whole new level. You can get some exciting funky ideas for summer parties or pool parties. Fun and productive crafts for kids!
50 DIY Things To Do This Summer – Summer Crafts
With these cool 50 DIY Things To Do This Summer – Summer Crafts, you can add colors, flowers, and fun to your long summer days. We have got some brilliant ideas to turn old and useless furniture, or pallets into something exciting to brighten up the place.
We have got some charming and fun-filled ideas for you to inspire your summer days. Pick a summer theme party, a piece of old furniture like an ordinary boring chair or a useless old drawer. With our pleasant flower garlands and bright and vibrant paints, you can beat the summer heat with absolute serene surroundings. Let’s dive into our collection and treat yourselves this summer!
Outdoor Serving Tray Makeover:
In cool summer evenings when the sun is about to set, and the sky looks all clear and lovely. Having a love-filled afternoon tea in the patio can bond the family together like magic! With this perfect tray to celebrate the patio time, see details in the tutorial.
How To Make A DIY Yarn Wall Hanging:
While summers can sometimes make you feel annoyed and suck out the happiness and energy out of you. This vibrant and funky yarn wall hanging can cheer up the aura inside your living room all together. Get your hands on steps and details in the tutorial.
Easiest Canvas Tote Bag:
Having a stylish and trendy canvas tote bag can bring up your style statement to another level. It is unbelievably easy and a cool chic bag to carry around. The tutorial will walk you through the step by step guide with pictures and details.
Cricut Vinyl Decal Notebooks:
Notebooks can be an exciting date with yourself for keeping up with your day by writing a journal. Writing in an ordinary notebook can be exciting but imagine putting up your thoughts and details about your day in a funky and vibrant notebook!
Puffy Sidewalk Paint:
Gather around some flour, water, dish soap, sidewalk chalk, and squeeze bottles. Kids love this puffy paint! Leave them free out on the sidewalk to give life to their creativity and fun ideas! This could be one fun-filled day for your little guys!
DIY Sneaker Revamp:
Revamping is an art in itself. It can make an average and a boring thing, for example, like your old snickers into your new stylish snickers! All you will need is a stylish piece of fabric to do the magic! See for yourself in the details, in the tutorial!
Tassel Cable Portable Charger:
Because well, why not make everything your personal style statement when you can be so much more than conventional! This tutorial elaborates on how you can turn an ordinary charger into a perfectly funky tassel cable charger. Get details in the tutorial.
DIY Trendy Burlap Tote:
This minimalistic but trendy burlap tote can be your favorite bag to carry around the summer! For one, it has plenty of space to carry your water bottles or face washes inside too for beating the summer heat. Two, make its look chic with trendy scarves.
Kaleidoscope For Kids:
Offer great learning opportunities for your kids by providing them with fun-filled days alongside the learning. This tutorial elaborates on how you can craft this funky and fun oozing kaleidoscope based on STEAM learning. Learn more in the tutorial.
DIY Artwork Bookmarks:
If you are a fan of readings, you must always be looking for things to keep track of your reading progress. This tutorial is laced with a brilliantly funky artwork bookmark. It is insanely easy to make, and you can have some cool summer readings track with you!
Unicorn Body Glitter For Summer Festivals & Parties:
Summer comes with great fun! How? Well, think about all the fun and crazy pool parties. Everybody loves unicorns. Imagine mixing up unicorns with some exciting glittery glitter! Glam up the fun at your pool parties. Get details in the tutorial.
Custom Raised Garden Boxes:
Upgrade your backyard décor with this garden redo using custom raised garden boxes! Summers are the time that you can enjoy at days in the backyard or outside. Why not make the view worthwhile? Get going by seeing the details in the tutorial.
Old Drawers into Porch Planters:
Are you bored with your old drawers? But, well still can’t get yourself throwing them away. Don’t you worry! We have got your back. Transform your old drawers into this refreshing and soothing porch planters! Glam it up with matt vibrant paints.
DIY Summer Flower Garland:
This adorable and charming summer flower garland can introduce a charming and pleasant vibe to your living room! Beat the summer heat with these lovely flowers in this garland! And oh, the beautiful and bright green leafy touch. Get creative with crepe flower! See details in the tutorial.
DIY Hanging Planter Using A Wood Slice:
Add a stately and minimalistic hanging planter using a slice of wood! Yes, that’s right. This is an insanely easy and creative summer craft to add up a pleasing aroma in your house. The tutorial will walk you through the step by step guide with details.
DIY Summer Welcome Mat:
Set up a funky foot mat to excite and greet everyone at your home! Plus, see the best part? You don’t need to worry about grass or mud followed across the house with their shoes. Tell them most politely and convincingly to back it off at the door.
DIY Easy Fern & Daisy Summer Wreath:
The choice of greenery matters for sure. So does the selection of flowers and what is better than soothing and charming white and yellow daisies to brighten up the mood. Greet people to your house with this love-filled pleasant wreath!
Make Your Own DIY Bow Flip Flops:
Summer means extended trips to the beach! And for the trip to the beach, well flip flops are a must. This tutorial will add an even exciting touch and look to your ordinary and boring flip flops. That is, pretty bow flip flops! Get details in the tutorial.
Best Trunk Table:
Bring up some old and mid-century vibes to your living rooms set up this vibrant trunk table. It’s incredibly easy to make. All you are going to need is an old trunk, 4 leg pins, screws and a drill. Get the full details in the tutorial.
DIY Custom Summer Sun Hats:
For a cool and chic summer pool party look, design this trendy summer hat. You can personalize these using some pipe cleaners of your choice and put the text as you like. Add up some tassels, pompom ribbons and get the full details in the tutorial.
Cactus Clay Ring Holder:
Keeping rings in a box can get annoying in the morning. With some oven-bake clay and extreme sheen bright paints, you can decorate them as catchy cacti. The tutorial will walk you through the step by step guide with details.
DIY Striped Nautical Tote Bag with Cricut Explore:
Using some Cricut Explore and paints, craft this super adorable and nautical tote for a chic summer look. Head over to the tutorial for step by step guide and full details. You can do the magic with some iron-on glitter vinyl.
Watermelon Utensil Holders From Terracotta Pots:
For hosting a funky and cool pool party this summer, transform your Terracotta pots into these cool watermelon utensil holders. This will add a wholly pleasing and vibrant vibe to your parties. Get details in the tutorial.
Fabric Glasses Case:
Design your own personalized and classy fabric glass covers! With summers, you have got to keep your glasses with you everywhere you go! Instead of carrying them in spacious and plain plastic boxes. Make your own cool glass cover.
Get a premium entry to beating summer by crafting these cool and lively bottles! All you will need is empty bottles, paint, and your dose of imagination. Get the step by step guide and details in the tutorial.
Coolest Lemonade Stand:
With the scorching heat at your hands, beat the summer with this coolest and refreshing lemon stand ever!! Get your little ones productive and helping by working along them to set up this lovely lemon stand! Everyone in the neighborhood is going to love the gesture.
DIY Long Necklace With Tutorial:
Fashion trends keep on changing every now and then! But guess what, for a true DIYer no old fashioned jewelry is useless. Turn your old long chain into this stylish and chic necklace by using a few supplies. Hit the tutorial.
Driftwood Art With A Starfish:
Make sure to pick up some driftwood while on your way back from the beach! Design this minimalistic driftwood starfish design by using some driftwood, starfish, wood panel, craft paint, and glue. See the details in the tutorial. Bring beach vibes back to home.
Lantern From A Recycled Can:
This awe-worthy lantern can add an appealing and soothing appeal to your décor! Also, why spend so much money on commercial lanterns when you can just make an adorable one at home using a recycled can! Hit the tutorial for details.
DIY Lavender Sachets:
For sweaty and annoying summers, stuff your home, rooms, and cars with these pleasant lavender sachets. The colorful and vibrant covers will add an exciting touch to beat the summer heat. And, well the aroma will keep you appeased.
Make A Summer Bag:
Refresh your hot and sunny holidays by adding up your own chic fashion statement to any of your summer outfits. All you are going to need is two placemats with two wooden rings. Head over to the tutorial now for details and step by step guide.
DIY Gold Foil Glasses And Tray:
Royal drinks in the scorching heat! Ah, what a combo. These gold foil glasses can make anyone feel regal. Make the complete look by designing a perfectly synchronized gold foil tray as well. Head over to the tutorial now for details.
How To Make Watermelon Piñatas:
Gather around some paper plates, tissue papers in red, green, and white colors. Get a few more supplies like scissors, craft glue, some candies, and a few other things! See the step by step guide with instructions in the tutorial to make these funky watermelon piñatas’.
Painted Mason Jar Herb Garden:
Put your herb collection in different colored, vibrant mason jars. With this tutorial, you will be able to design your own charming herb garden. Get some acrylic paint to brighten up the mason jar. See full details in the tutorial for a cute herb garden!
Ice Cream Stand Awning For Your Party:
If you are the key person, the family or neighborhood to beat the summer heat, and you are always throwing cool summer parties. This DIY ice cream stand is going to be a pretty addition to your party décor. Get full details in the tutorial.
Confetti Drink Umbrella:
Take the umbrella drink game to another level with this tutorial. To get away from the scorching heat, everybody craves a cool lemon drink. Make it look even more appealing by adding this confetti drink umbrella. See the full details in the tutorial.
DIY Citrus Stamped Favor Bags:
These cutest citruses stamped favor bags can make you everyone’s favorite in the neighborhood. To share the ripened fresh fruits with your people around. Craft these cute tiny muslin bags by finishing the look with citrus fruit stamps! See the full details in the tutorial.
Winter Decor With Vases:
While it’s all hot and scorching outside, set up your own little winter theme inside the house. Beat the summer with the winter vibes. With these calming winter vases, you can already feel the heat even less. Get details in the tutorial.
Fruit Kabobs And Dip With DIY Washi Tape Toothpicks:
DIY has its unlimited magic and never ceases to amaze with its little intricate details! With this tutorial, you can turn your simple and ordinary toothpicks into these funky and multi-colored washi tape toothpicks! See the full details in the tutorial.
Tiny Fruit Garland:
Flower garlands are pleasant but well well, look at these cool and vibrant fruit garlands! They can turn any party way cooler. Even if not a party, you can simply hang them in your living room and have a lively and refreshing vibe inside all the time!
DIY S’mores Summer Camping Party:
Set up a lively S’ more summer party with this S’ mores party theme. This tutorial will elaborate on how you can turn a boring summer camping trip into something amazing. All that by working around the best part, i.e., food. Get details in the tutorial.
Tissue Paper Tassels:
When you are throwing a party, there is also so much expense to be incurred. In managing the food, especially. Why flash more money on the party décor? These tissue paper tassels could be the insanely cheap party décor! Make some after seeing the tutorial.
Summer Centerpiece, Beachy Style:
Bring the beach vibes inside your house in this scorching summer heat. This perfect summer centerpiece in beachy style could kill the summer heat intensity. The tutorial will walk you through the instructions with step by step guide.
DIY Floral Plate Chargers:
For a perfectly synchronized outdoor summer party, these floral plates will do the magic! Get your hands on some paintbrushes, use some unfinished wood plate chargers, do the magic with acrylic paint. See the full details in the tutorial.
Easy DIY S’ mores Kit For Summer:
This cutest S’mores kit for summer parties could be the cutest giveaway. You will be needing a keepsake tote, marshmallows, plastic treat bags, and a few other supplies. The tutorial will walk you through the guide to make these cute giveaways.
Watermelon Fruit Pizza:
Kids usually run away from food in summers. Or even adults. As the heat is so overwhelming. With this appealing watermelon pizza, you can have so many excited kids at the party waiting for the food to be served. See full details in the tutorial.
How To Make Your Own Summer Belt:
Why spend a fortune on fashionable belts when you can DIY one hell of a trendy belt for yourself at home? All laced with summer vibes. It is insanely, cheap, and easy to make. See the full details in the tutorial.
Farmer’s Market Tote Bag:
Give the protocol to your vegetables! Or actually, organize your grocery aesthetically. With this Farmer’s tote bag, you can have fun while picking up your vegetable supplies at the supermarket or local store. Make yourself one, see details in the tutorial.
Make A DIY Flamingo Wrap:
This lively flamingo wrap can be a soothing sight to sore eyes from the scorching heat! Design this beauty using some flamingo wrap, pompom trip, scissors, flamingo straws, and double-sided tape. See the full steps in the tutorial.
Summer Flip Flops Sign At Crafts Unleashed:
This funky and chic flip flops DIY wood sign can make one cool and stylish décor corner at your home! Even by looking at it, you can feel the pleasing summer beach vibes. Head over to the tutorial now for step by step guide.
As promised, after exploring through these cool DIY things to do this summer, you can make your summer way more fun and memorable. We have got the charming collection of DIY summer crafts for every occasion. Be it a cool summer party, chic party wear or bag, beach flip flops or whatnot. Happy Summer Days!