Let’s start summer with some fabulous and easy to make summer home and garden diy’s! It’s fun to say, “I MADE THIS MYSELF”! And it’s a lot more economical. Make a few one-of-a-kind things for your home and garden and when those hot days of summer roll around you will be ready! Here are 12 great DIY projects to start your summer off beautifully!
Today on the podcast Decorating Tips and Tricks we are talking about BEAUTIFUL GUEST BEDROOMS! What an episode! It’s filled with really great and gracious ideas for making a guest room a real welcoming sanctuary!
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And listen to all 42 episodes HERE. I hope you are enjoying our podcasts as much as we are! Thanks for listening!
Now, here are some fun, easy and so so fabulous summer diys…
Aren’t these jute coasters adorable? And just so so perfect for summer. They are so so easy to make! They add lots of texture and a summer feel to any entertaining!
These pretty bird feeders will look gorgeous among your flowers and veggies and in your pots this summer! With just a few things from your local hardware store and an old china cup and saucer you will have a lovely bird feeder! Feed the birds in style this year!
Moss balls are expensive and one of those ideas that I said “I can do that” and I did! So easy and a fraction of the cost of specialty store moss balls.
Bring a little of the outdoors in with textured moss balls.
This year why not take all your outdoor pots and containers and give them a little aged love! It’s so so easy to age or change the colors of an outdoor container to work with your outdoor decor and spaces!
My herb garden never looked better with these natural twig garden markers. They are so fun to make! And their natural twiggy style works particularly well in the garden!
I know you have probably seen this pillow before. It’s really one of my very favorites! What an easy pillow to make! I’m excited to make another with a different burlap patterned fabric! If you can trace and cut a circle you can make this!
I bought two candle cylinders at the dollar store and made these great looking candle holders at a fraction of the Pottery Barn price! I glued starfish to the front of them but the embellishing possibilities are endless! These would make an amazing gift!
Another WOW factor DIY. My patriotic pinwheels hung above my mantel all last summer. Everyone who came to visit loved them!
These patriotic pinwheels would look great for any summer party!
Summer is wedding time and these sweet burlap pillows (made for sacks) would be such a unique gift for the new Mr and Mrs!
I think plants looks so much prettier in a natural terracotta pot that has been washed with paint. It gives the pots a time worn look! Sigh!
Create a big summer welcome for your front door. This wreath is pretty and personalized and I’m sharing some designer tips that will make this wreath look especially amazing!
Do you throw out tablecloths that have been ruined by a stain? How about making a table runner from the part that is still good?
I made this table runner from a $5.00 tablecloth I found at our local HomeGoods. Brighten up your summer table with a pretty new runner!
Here’s a bonus summer home and garden DIY project…
Did you know that this pretty pillow was made from a vinyl tablecloth? I’ll be making lots of these stylish pillows to adorn my porch rockers and outdoor furniture this summer! I think this is my favorite summer diy project. Saving the best for last!
Let’s get moving and get some great summer home and garden projects done! Do you have a summer diy you have done. We would love to hear about it!
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