Your house is a lab where you can do lots of experiments in the name of DIY. Creativity is very important because it is what fuels you to come up with ideas. So what are some of the best ideas for your DIY home projects?
Bird Feeder Wreath
A circular mold, wide ribbon, some birdseed, and some melted suet are all you need to help feed our feathery friends over the winter months.
Upside-Down Tomato Planter
Just save your plastic soda bottles, cut the bottoms off, ease in a tomato plant seedling, and pour in some earth. Then hang it up, water it regularly, and watch your tomatoes grow! This also works well for herbs and peppers.)
Hanging Garden Basket
A wire basket, some moss, and some seedlings are all that’s needed to create a gorgeous hanging basket of edibles. Try a mix of lettuce, herbs, tomatoes, or even strawberries!
When you want to do a DIY project there are essentials that you must have. These are essentials that you can easily find or buy at your local store. You will need some tape, scissors or knife and hot glue never misses.
Supplies for a DIY
- Washi tape
You’d be surprised at how many things you can do, and how many tutorials out there are obsessed, with washi tape. The versatile paper tape with adorable designs makes great wall decor, paper crafts or can even spruce up your furniture.
- Needle nose pliers
This tiny tool is great for small projects. “This is not only your go-to tool for opening and closing jump rings, bending wire, and securing crimp beads and ribbon ends, but pliers are also great for cutting through jewelry chain and wire,” said Morin.
- X-acto knife
If you love stationary crafts, jewelry crafts or any delicate work — you’ll need a proper cutting tool. Not all scissors can do the job. “Remember first using scissors and cutting along the dotted lines in grade school?” Morin asked. “Hopefully, you’re attempting more challenging crafts as an adult.”