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53 DIY Crafts Everyone Should Try

By: Kaylee Pope, Editor,

Homemade Vases DIY CraftsIn 53 DIY Crafts Everyone Should Try you will find 5 minute craft project ideas, DIY crafts made from recycled materials, ideas for your garden, and even DIY home décor ideas that are sure to be your next décor darling. All you need to get crafting is scroll down and explore the long list of easy DIY crafts and craft project ideas until one catches your eye. We highly recommend pinning or bookmarking this insanely enjoyable collection. You’ll probably be back for more!

If you have the urge to create and craft, it can be hard to determine exactly what sort of DIY crafts you want to make right now or what sorts of DIY craft projects are out there. Instead of wasting the day away on Pinterest – we’ve all been there- the editors of FaveCrafts have compiled this long and lovely list of DIY craft projects and ideas that we think each and every crafter should try. Instead of telling you to make a specific project, we have split up the long list below into general ideas. We have all created DIY crafts before, but these little lists give you some brand new solutions. 

Easy Craft Projects for Adults
If the DIY crafts in this collection don't catch your eye, consider exploring our collection of 40+ Easy Craft Projects for Adults. All of these DIY crafts were especially designed for big kids creating.


DIY Crafts Everyone Should Try

53 DIY Crafts Everyone Should Try
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DIY Crafts You Can Make in 5 Minutes

Just because crafting is a creative endeavor does not mean it needs to be arduous and time-consuming. There are DIY crafts out there that you can make in a matter of minutes. The ideas below are insanely quick and crafty ideas that you will love. Dip your toes in the world of crafting. These won’t even take you an entire commercial break to make.

Feather Pencil DIY Crafts

  1. Make in Minutes Fabric Coaster
  2. 5 Minute Easy Homemade Ornaments
  3. DIY Feather Pencil - pictured
  4. 5 Minute Duct Tape iPhone Case
  5. Super Easy Memory Wire Bracelet
  6. Mason Jar Lid DIY Crafts

DIY Craft Ideas Made from Recycled Products

Crafting does not have to cost you any money. Sure, expensive, crafty materials can be crazy fun to buy, but if you are on a budget do not give up on creating. These DIY crafts can be created from things you already have in your home. From stunning wine bottle crafts to crafts made from plastic bottles, recycled crafts help you save the earth while still expressing your crafty nature.

Ceramic DIY Craft Projects

  1. Upcycled Ceramic DIY Crafts - pictured
  2. Upcycled Flea Market Glass Vases
  3. Faux Dichornic Glass Recycled Bottle
  4. Recycled Magazine Cork Board
  5. Recyled Denim Dog Toy

State Map DIY Crafts

  1. Recycled State Map DIY Crafts - pictured!
  2. Secretly Cheap DIY Flower Vases
  3. Dinosaur Glove DIY Crafts
  4. Embroidered Baskets

Recycled Pouf Chair

  1. Recycled Oreo Zipper Bag
  2. Wipe Away Paint Chip Calendar
  3. Milk Jug First Aid Kit
  4. Recycled Pouf Chair - pictured!

Recycled Crafts

If you love crafting with recycled materials and green crafting ideas, check out our massive colleciton of earth-friendly ideas. 1000+ Recycled: Crafts from Recycled Materials shows you how to recycled just about any household item into DIY craft projects.


Easy DIY Crafts for Organizing

One of the best thing about DIY crafts is that they can be almost as practical as they are enjoyable. Learning how to make DIY organizers is a great way to upgrade your space. The DIY organizers below help you contain clutter while you create.

Gold Dipped DIY Organizer

  1. Gold-Dipped DIY Organizer - pictured + you loved this on Facebook!
  2. Recycled Milk Carton Stationary Organizer
  3. Storage Station with PVC Cubbies
  4. Decoupage Storage BIn
  5. Dresser Drawer Frames
  6. R2D2 DIY Crafts

Outdoor Project Ideas

When the sun shines, it can be tempting to stop creating all together in lieu of leisurely sun time. Have the best of both worlds when you create gorgeous DIY craft projects like the ideas below. From totally worthwhile terra cotta pot crafts to DIY planters, DIY crafts for the outdoors are perfect for a leisurely July afternoon.

Recycled Paper Seedling Planters

  1. Ivy Leaf Mosiac Hanging Pot
  2. Dipped in Gold Planter DIY Crafts
  3. Recycled Paper Seedling Planter - pictured
  4. Spring Wood Slice Wreath
  5. Rope and Can Bird Feeder

Planter DIY Craft Ideas

  1. Mosiac Stepping Stone
  2. Concrete Planter DIY Crafts
  3. Copper Garden Chimes
  4. Simple DIY Seed Bombs
  5. French Countryside DIY Planter - pictured!

Garden and Outdoor DIY Crafts

You can find even more stunning DIY craft projects and outdoor ideas in our full collection of Garden Project Ideas and Outdoor DIY Crafts .From clay pot crafts to how to make a bird feeder tutorials, these outdoor darlings are sure to be a ton of fun.


DIY Crafts to Make Jewelry

Hello, gorgeous! One of the most popular types of crafts to make is DIY jewelry. It is easy to see why crafters love to make these sparkling accessories. From beaded bracelet patterns to gorgeous DIY necklaces, making your own jewelry saves you money and allows you to sport a fashion choice that is made for and made by you.

Super Easy Kumihimo Bracelet

  1. Sunglasses Pendant
  2. Tee Shirt Beaded Necklace
  3. Brassy Broad Recycled Necklace
  4. Seed Bead Safety Pin Bracelet
  5. Super Easy Kumihimo Bracelet - pictured!

Bitty Beads DIY Crafts

  1. Ladylike Ribbon and Pearl Necklace
  2. Bitty Beads DIY Bracelet - pictured!
  3. Anthro Inspired Bracelet DIY Crafts

Home Décor DIY Crafts

Forgetting to mention DIY home décor on a list of must-makes in the crafting world would be absurd. Check out the DIY crafts below to learn how to add some crafting cuties to your space. Whether you want to make your own furniture or just add some simple yet precious DIY wall art, these DIY crafts for your abode are some of our faves.

Gold Tipped Mason Jar Vases

  1. Indoor Terrarium DIY Crafts
  2. Dollar Chandelier
  3. DIY Rope Bowl Sewing Tutorial
  4. Gold Tipped Mason Jar Vases - pictured!
  5. Butterfly Wall Decor DIY Crafts

DIY Burned Wood Utensils

  1. Charming Royal Hexagon Tea Towel
  2. Bohemian Stamped DIY Pillow
  3. Book Page Paper Roses DIY Crafts
  4. DIY Burned Wood Kitchen Utensils - pictured!
  5. Blooming Botanical Wood Slice Coasters

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WOW! Lots of interesting crafts listed here to catch my attention. Will have to bookmark this so I can come back to it several times. Wish I had time to go through all of them now.


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