Looking for some budget-friendly DIY Summer Crafts to help decorate your home for Summer?
Now is an excellent time to get creative and add fun, festive DIY projects to your home.
You will love these 15 budget-friendly summer crafts ideas you can make yourself.
Summer Crafts That Are Budget-Friendly
Many DIY projects are budget-friendly because you can create high-end home decor for a fraction of the cost. You’ll see that expensive retail store options inspire many projects.
In addition, you will see ideas for recycling for creative home decor. Using these eco-friendly ideas is environmentally friendly as well as cost-effective.
You’ll see 15 of my favorite ideas that will enhance your summer.
So let’s take a look at these creative DIY Summer Crafts.
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DIY Home Decor Ideas
Let’s look at some creative ideas for inside the house this summer.
By: Rachel at The Ponds Farmhouse
I love sharing budget-friendly, recycling ideas for home decor, and this scrap fabric patriotic pillow is eco-friendly and easy to make.
The 4th of July is a time for celebration, and what better way to celebrate than with a patriotic pillow cover? Check out this easy, no-sew scrap fabric project that can be customized to your liking.
By: Amy Sadler Designs
Amy wanted to see if she could make some of her favorite Pottery Barn looks for less! Here is her attempt at the Paper Mache Centerpiece Bowl from Pottery Barn. Didn’t it turn out great?
By: Ann at Dabbling and Decorating
Ann found these old vanity Maine license plates in a family shed. She shows you how to turn them into an adorable hat rack and wall decor.
DIY Summer Wreaths You Will Love
Next, let’s think about decorating our doors with fun and creative wreaths that are budget-friendly and easy to make.
By; Jennifer at Cottage on Bunker Hill
Are you looking for a new Summer wreath? If so, you’ll love this mermaid wreath with a coastal touch. It’s perfect for your front door or beach house.
By: Heidi at Eleanor Rose Home
A hanging summer door basket is a great way to add charm and beauty to your entrance while offering a refreshing change from the usual wreath. Heidi shares how to make your own door basket for summer with vibrant Americana colors in 5 easy steps.
By: Lora at Lora Bloomquist Create and Ponder
Looking for a fun and easy summer wreath idea? You only need a few simple things to make this unique wreath to coordinate with your lake-themed summer decor. It will fit perfectly with vintage skis or paddles and fun family water-fun pictures! Here’s how to make a DIY Lake-Themed Patriotic Wreath.
Outdoor Summer Crafts for Your Porch
Decorating outdoor spaces can be expensive, and many items don’t hold up to the elements after a season or two.
Therefore, budget-minded craft projects help to keep your outdoor spaces looking stylish and fresh.
By: KariAnne at Thistlewood Farm
You will never believe what KariAnne made this garden obelisk from. Here’s a hint. You probably have one sitting in a closet. It’s such a fun project and makes any planter even prettier.
By: Kim at Cottage in the Mitten
Are you looking forward to celebrating the 4th of July? If you want an easy holiday decor project, check out this simple patriotic flower pot you can create yourself! It’s perfect to use inside or out on your patio.
By: Wendy at WM Design House
Want to make your terra cotta pots look like they’ve been around for centuries? Try aging them with fertilizer, yogurt, or salt! These three methods offer a unique and easy way to achieve an aged look.
By: Renae at Peacock Ridge Farm
Create a timeless and beautiful checkerboard floor in your greenhouse for an extra whimsical touch. Learn how to get the job done quickly and easily with this DIY project!
DIY Projects and Ideas for Outdoor Living Spaces
Do you love to entertain outdoors? Check out all these creative Summer Crafts, DIY Projects, and Ideas for outdoor living.
By: Kelly at the Tattered Pew
Need ideas for setting an outdoor summer table? This summer tablescape using touches of blues and terracotta is casual yet elegant as the sun sets and the colors change. See how easy it is to develop a pretty summer table outdoors!
By: Stacy at Brick N Blooms
Do you love summer nights outdoors but don’t love the bug bites that come with it? There’s a way to keep the bugs at bay by keeping certain plants nearby. Learn how to plant a mosquito repellent garden in 7 easy steps with Stacy from Bricks’ n Blooms.
By: Simply 2 Moms
Looking for a way to protect your firepit from the elements? Well, look no further than this easy DIY firepit tabletop cover! AnnMarie made this with just a few simple materials for about $25.
By: Kristin at White Arrows Home
Add a DIY curtain to an outdoor shower for pretty privacy around an often-used patio space.
By: Jen at Midwest Life and Style
Conserve water for your garden and add curb appeal to your outdoor living spaces with this easy step-by-step tutorial to build a DIY water barrel.
Bonus Summer Crafts
Here are a few of my other favorite summer crafts that you may enjoy.
- DIY Round Tropical Placemat for Summer
- Easy DIY Custom Tablecloth and Napkins
- Terra Cotta Pot Wreath with Dollar Tree Supplies
- DIY Neutral Star Wreath for Summer
- Easy DIY Grapevine Topiary
With these fun summer crafts, you can save money and create a unique style for your home inside and out this summer.
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