DIY projects are great for many reasons. They allow you to create anything with items you already have at home. You get to choose the colors, textures, and materials to use. You can make decorations, gifts, usable items, etc. In this list, you will find ideas that everyone will like and be able to complete. You will find things like mugs, birdseed wreaths, floating shelves, and so much more! Here are 33 Super Easy And Clever DIY Projects to Do at Home!
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Table of Contents
- 1. Birdseed Wreath
- 2. Sharpie Mug
- 3. Floating Books
- 4. Spoon Lamp
- 5. Wire Heart Ring
- 6. Recycled Bottle Art
- 7. Nail Polish Key Covers
- 8. Light Bulb Vase
- 9. Pallet Bike Rack
- 10. Candle Holder/Planter
- 11. “Firefly” Lantern
- 12. Window Shutter Mail Holder
- 13. Water Jug Lamp
- 14. Chalkboard Signs
- 15. Create a New Look for Your Shoes with Nail Polish
- 16. Stool Made Out of Old Magazines
- 17. Bracelet Made From String and Hexagonal Nuts
- 18. Cork Bulletin Board
- 19. No-Sew Pillow Cover
- 20. Newspaper Seed-Starter Pots
- 21. Reusable Shopping Bag
- 22. Ombre Artwork
- 23. Marble Votives
- 24. Art from Nail Head or Push Pins
- 25. Hanging Clouds
- 26. Giant Paper Dahlias
- 27. Transform an Old Candle
- 28. Hanging Cat Scratch Pad
- 29. Book Planter
- 30. Frosted Polka-Dot Vases
- 31. Striped Lampshade
- 32. Reusable Snack Wraps
- 33. Trivet Made From Corks
1. Birdseed Wreath
What you will need to make this project is suet (which can be made homemade or bought in-store), a saucepan, cheesecloth, a measuring cup, fresh cranberries, a bundt pan, preferred birdseed, dried cranberries, roasted unsalted peanuts, a plastic spoon, and a wide ribbon.
2. Sharpie Mug
Sharpie mugs are a great way to create the best-personalized mug. You can either create one for yourself or make one as a gift. All you need is a plain mug, sharpies, and an oven. Once you create your design bake in the oven for 30 minutes at 350 degrees.
3. Floating Books
These floating books are great for storage and decoration. All you need to create this is metal wall brackets, screws, a drill, and your choice of books.
4. Spoon Lamp
This spoon lamp is a fun and creative project that recycles plastic. All you need to create this lamp is a hot glue gun, a light bulb, wire cutters, a screwdriver, a utility knife, spoons, and a water jug.
5. Wire Heart Ring
This super cute wire heart ring is really easy to make. All you need to make this is jewelry pliers and wire, that’s it!
6. Recycled Bottle Art
Easily make artwork with a recycled 2-liter bottle! It can be used as a stamp. Above is cherry blossom artwork created with the recycled bottle. All you need to create this is a 2-liter bottle, paper, and paint.
7. Nail Polish Key Covers
Easily locate what key goes where by painting nail polish over them. Paint one for the house, one for the garage, one for a p.o box, etc. All you need for this is nail polish colors of your choice and your keys.
8. Light Bulb Vase
Easily create a unique vase for herbs and flowers with a light bulb. All you need to create this is old light bulbs, needle nose pliers, a nail set, and a hammer.
9. Pallet Bike Rack
Create a bike rack easily with wooden pallets. They offer a safe and easy place to store your bikes and you can customize as you see fit!
10. Candle Holder/Planter
Easily create unique-looking planters/candle holders with a short can and clothespins. You can customize it to your liking with paint, markers, stickers, etc.
11. “Firefly” Lantern
Are you looking for a super-easy way to create firefly lanterns that don’t require you to go out hunting for fireflies? All you need are some jars, glow sticks, and scissors!
12. Window Shutter Mail Holder
Are you looking for an easy way to organize your mail? You can do that easily with a window shutter. All you need is a hammer, nails, and a window shutter. Feel free to customize this to your liking!
13. Water Jug Lamp
This project is great for kids but it also doubles as a great DIY option for emergency situations that result in loss of power. All you need is a water jug and a headlamp!
14. Chalkboard Signs
Create chalkboard signs for around the house easily with inexpensive frames! All you need is inexpensive frames, paint for the outside of the frames, and chalkboard paint for the interior section of the frames.
15. Create a New Look for Your Shoes with Nail Polish
Are you looking for a way to spice up an old pair of heels? You can do just that with some nail polish!
16. Stool Made Out of Old Magazines
Create a unique and rustic looking stool with magazines, a belt, and a pillow!
17. Bracelet Made From String and Hexagonal Nuts
Do you or your kids love creating bracelets? Create unique looking bracelets together with string and hexagonal nuts. You can customize them more by choosing different color strings or even painting the nuts different colors.
18. Cork Bulletin Board
Do you have quite a few corks lying around? If so, put those corks to use by creating a cork bulletin board! All you need is an old picture frame, corks, glue, and tacks!
19. No-Sew Pillow Cover
Are you tired of your current pillow designs? You can make your pillows look brand new with these no-sew pillowcase covers. All you need is fabric. For instruction on how to do this check out this link.
20. Newspaper Seed-Starter Pots
Easily start seeds and grow new plants with these newspaper seed-starter pots. All you need is newspaper, small glasses, and a tray.
21. Reusable Shopping Bag
Help reduce the use of single-use plastic by creating a reusable shopping bag. All you need is felt, a plain canvas bag, fabric scissors, and fabric glue.
22. Ombre Artwork
Easily create some amazing looking artwork with gradient shades. All you need is a canvas, gradient shades of paints, and some paintbrushes!
23. Marble Votives
Easily create marble votives with nail polish, all you need is water, nail polish, tea lights, and glass holders.
24. Art from Nail Head or Push Pins
Use nails or push pins to relay your favorite message and then hang it on your wall for rustic-looking artwork!
25. Hanging Clouds
Create these awesome looking cloud lamps easily with white 10″ paper lanterns, polyester filling, a hot glue gun, and glue sticks.
26. Giant Paper Dahlias
These giant paper dahlias are really easy to make all you need is 7 pieces of scrapbook paper, a cardboard cake circle, double-sided tape, and scissors.
27. Transform an Old Candle
Do you have an old candle that you wish was a little more decorative? All you need is some paint! It can be metallic, pastel, dark, anything you want. You can also choose from patterns like polka dots, hearts, stripes, etc.
28. Hanging Cat Scratch Pad
Do you have a cat that loves to scratch but you don’t like the standard boring scratchers you buy from the store? If so, this DIY project is perfect for you! All you need is an old frame, a door, heavy-duty tape, and wall anchors.
29. Book Planter
Easily turn an old book into a planter! All you need is an box cutter, an old book, dirt, and a succulent!
30. Frosted Polka-Dot Vases
Easily upgrade plain glass vases to make them look more modern and chic. All you need is a hole punch, painter’s tape, 2 glass bowls, scissors, and frosted-glass spray paint.
31. Striped Lampshade
Easily create a striped lampshade with a tape measure, a lampshade, scissors, ribbon, fabric glue, and a pencil.
32. Reusable Snack Wraps
Reduce plastic waste with these reusable snack wraps. All you need is wax pellets, patterned cotton fabric, parchment paper, pinking shears, and an iron.
33. Trivet Made From Corks
Upcycle some corks to create a trivet, all you need is a hot glue gun, corks, corkboard, scissors, and a pen.
There are 33 Super Easy And Clever DIY Projects to Do at Home! We hope these projects inspired you. Do you have a favorite activity from this list? If so, which one is it? Please feel free to leave a comment, we would love to hear from you! For more DIY projects check out some of our most popular guides: 30 DIY Halloween Decorations That Are Wickedly Creative, 15 Creative Woodworking Ideas, 25 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids, 50 Cheap & Easy Farmhouse Decor Ideas, and 20 Cheap IKEA Hacks For The Home.