01 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend
Keep busy this weekend by tackling some of these fun do it yourself projects. From clothing, home decor or useful accessories these 7 DIY projects offer a wide variety of options for any skill level or budget. Big fan of the website Ikea Hackers? If so try the Ikea Hicks pendant hack. While the for like ever sign, travel mug and graphic t-shirt DIYs are perfect for the those looking for a quick afternoon project.
Top Row: For Like Ever Sign by A Bubble Life, Graphic Shirt by The DIY Diary, Travel... Mug by Studio DIY
Bottom Row: Gold Gilded Nightstand by Crab And Fish, Crystal Decanter Lamp by Madigan Made, Ikea Hicks Pendant Hack by The Gathered Home and Leather Yoga Mat Strap by The Merrythought.Continue to 2 of 8 below.
02 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: Graphic T-Shirts
Show of your individual style by making your own custom graphic t-shirts using a blank shirt and iron on transfers or fabric paint. Love the designs featured in the photo? The iron-on transfer templates are available for free at The DIY Diary.
Read the DIY graphic t-shirt tutorial at The DIY Diary.Continue to 3 of 8 below.
03 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: Leather Yoga Mat Strap
Go to the gym in style by toting your yoga mat in a durable leather mat strap that you can make using your old leather belts or 1" wide leather ribbon available at craft stores.
Read the DIY leather yoga mat strap tutorial at The Merrythought.Continue to 4 of 8 below.
04 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: Gold Gilded Nightstand
Make your nightstand more glamourous by covering it in gold leaf to recreate the look of Urban Outfitter's light reflecting gold leaf bedside table.
Read the DIY gold gilded nightstand tutorial at Crab And Fish.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
05 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: For Like Ever Sign
Glue wooden letters together to create a wooden sign with the message "for like ever" based upon the popular poster. With just a bit of glue and wooden sticks to hold the sign together, Laurel shows how to create affordable sculptural wall art.
Read the DIY for like ever sign tutorial at A Bubble Life.Continue to 6 of 8 below.
06 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: Ikea Hicks Pendant Hack
Get the looks of the Hicks Pendant with signature black top and white bottom that is a popular lighting choice for kitchen islands without the hefty price tag with this ingenious Ikea hack. Using Ikea's Vaster pendant that has a similar shape, give it a similar look to the hicks pendant by painting it with frosted and black spray paint and add wooden furniture plugs for the detailing on the brass band.
Read the DIY Ikea Hicks pendant hack tutorial at The Gathered Home.Continue to 7 of 8 below.
07 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: Crystal Decanter Lamp
Do you have a crystal decanter you inherited or picked up at a garage sale that is just sitting in your home collecting dust? If decanting your alcohol is not something you do, do not just throw the decanter out but repurpose it as the base of a lamp. All you need to do is grab a lamp kit which will include all the wiring you need, and drill a hole at the bottom of the decanter for the electrical cord to go through and you can have a beautiful lamp in no time at all. The best thing about this... lamp is when it is turned on the light will cause the crystal decanter to sparkle as it reflects the light around the room.
Read the DIY crystal decanter lamp tutorial at Madigan Made.Continue to 8 of 8 below.
08 of 08
7 DIYs To Do This Weekend: Travel Mug
Take your bland travel mug that you use on your way to work each day and make it more fun by applying vinyl lettering on the exterior to create your own custom travel mug. If you happen to have a Cricut machine Studio DIY offers a free template of the this is why I'm hot mug that you can use.
Read the DIY travel mug tutorial at Studio DIY.