DIY Decor Ideas for Summer
With summer here, and us still spending a lot of time at home, I thought might be fun to make a roundup of some fun DIY summer home decor ideas.
These 10 DIY ideas bring the colours and feelings of summertime into your home, plus they’re all fun and easy to make! Keep scrolling to discover them all!
1. DIY Marbled Pots
I’ve recently join the club of budding plant enthusiasts, which means in addition to getting to new plants, I’m constantly in the search for new pots for my new plant babies.
This DIY faux marble pots are a great way to upgrade your terracotta pots to a chic, modern decor pieces through a simple paint marbling technique. Learn how to make them for yourself at The DIY Nuts.
2. DIY Removable wallpaper
Love the look of wallpaper, but can’t make the commitment? This DIY removable wall paper is for you! Temporary wallpaper is amazing for rentals, kids rooms or anyone who has a fear of commitment.
Peel and stick wall paper is a great option to change up the look of any room or create an accent wall to liven up your space. This is one DIY I’m considering doing myself soon! Get all the details on how to do it yourself at Paisley and Sparrow
3. DIY Summer Decor Idea – Seashell Candles
Bring beachy feel into your home with these DIY seashell candles. All you need is some tealights, seashells and to follow this easy tutorial for DIY seashell candles.
4. DIY Easy Sew Pillow Covers
Pillows are a great way to update your space for any season and it can be as easy as making some pillow covers and swapping out your old ones.
DIY pillow covers are a great starter project too if you’re thinking of getting into sewing. Head on over to A Country Girl’s Life to learn how to make your own pillow covers along with some great sewing tips.
5. DIY Tulip Wreath
This beautiful tulip wreath is a welcoming DIY decor piece for your front door. It’s easy to make and very budget friendly as well! You can easily pick up the all materials at the dollar store for probably under $20!
I personally love the pink tulips, but you’re not a fan of pink (or tulips), you can just get different coloured flowers to suit your home decor as well. Head on over to Chatfield Court for the full DIY tutorial.
6. DIY Modern Wall Tassle Hanging
Tassel wall hangings have been making a comeback over the last few years with a more modern look while still keeping to its bohemian roots.
Taking cues from the carefree and natural elements of boho design, this crafty DIY project encourages these aspects of mindfulness by bringing a carefree and relaxing atmosphere into the home. Learn to make this decorative DIY wall piece at The London Mother
7. DIY Prism Shelves
Open shelving has been a huge trend the last few years. These DIY prism shelves are perfect accent pieces to decorate your wall.
They have both a combined modern look and earthy look with its geometric brackets combined with a simple wooden top. Check out the full DIY tutorial on Repurpose and Upcycle
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8. Summer Tablescape – DIY Summer Decor Ideas
A beautiful summer tablescape sets the mood for dinner. With putting together tablescapes, I personally feel like they’re daunting to create, but with a few simple decor pieces, they’re really much easier that you’d think.
This summer tablescape is inspired by freshly picked blueberries, in pretty shades of blue and white with sunny yellow highlights. Learn how to put together your own summer tablescape at Our Crafty Mom
9. DIY Wall Moulding
I’ve always dreams of having a home with wall moulding, it looks so elegant and enhances the character of any room. But alas, it’s often expensive and difficult to DIY unless you have the right tools.
Well this tutorial is the answer to your wall moulding dreams. All you need is peel and stick moulding (yes that exists!) and scissors you can easily create a beautiful wall frame moulding. Head on over to Repurpose and Upcycle to learn how.
10. DIY Decor – Summer Mantle with Mason Jars & Lemons
Does your mantel need a summer refresh? Well this DIY decor idea with mason jar and lemon adds a refreshing summer touch to your living room mantel.
The lemons instantly brighten the space and paired with the vintage blue mason jars, bring summer fresh look into your home. Read more at Virginia Sweetpea.
DIY Hanging Frame
I find that wall art is one of those decor items that really complete a home and enhances the design.
This DIY hanging frame is an easy decor idea you can do that adds both character and a personal touch to your home. Learn how to make this hanger frame, along with downloading the printable at Postcards from the Ridge.
Free Tropical Leaf Printables
These free printable leaf prints are the easiest way to add summer decor on a budget. The bright green and blue palm leaf art is perfect for adding a bit of boho tropical decor to any home.
Download the 4 different designs today at Houseful of Handmade
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