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Practical Crafts: 32 Useful Things to Craft

These useful crafts will amaze you with their fun, function, and flair!

By: Kat Williams, Editor,
Practical Crafts 32 Useful Things to Craft

If you’re at all like me, you probably do a lot of scrolling through craft tutorials wishing you could make everything, but knowing you don’t have space or a purpose for half of the brilliant things you come across. This list of useful DIY projects gives you the best of both worlds!

These 32 practical crafts will help you find your next home crafts, great craft storage ideas, fun ideas for repurposing household items, and craft activities for kids that will keep them busy while you get crafty! Scroll through, save your favorite ideas (it’s okay if they’re all favorites!), and get excited for these useful things to craft!

Craft Ideas for the Home

Get your house in order with these beautiful DIY house projects! These amazing crafts are fun to make, they look great, and (best of all) you’ll use them. Find great crafts to make your life easier and a little more wonderful inside and outside of the house!

Craft Organization

If your craft table or room feels a little chaotic, these DIY craft storage solutions are just what you need! Whether you're looking for organizing ideas or ways to declutter, here you’ll find some great budget friendly craft organization ideas to help you and your space find crafty peace.

Upcycling Ideas

You may have noticed that several of the crafts listed above involve recycling or repurposing household items. In my experience, there’s nothing better than knocking out two goals at once. Why not clear out clutter while making memorable, useful DIY projects? So, here are some more awesome repurposing ideas to keep that momentum moving!

Crafts for Kids to Make

If you’ve got kids around, they will probably want to get in on the crafting action. You might be looking into some practical crafts for kids so everyone will feel involved in a project. Look no further! These useful kids' crafts will teach them fun lessons and develop other important skills!

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