35+ Totally Easy DIY Projects To Try In 2016

Perfect for absolute beginners and pros alike.

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01. Marble Photo Coasters

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A cool technique to transfer photos and images to marble coasters.

02. Teacup Succulents

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Vintage teacups make great little planters for succulents and small flowers.

03. Raw Stone Pendant

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You’ll be surprised how easy it is to make a beautiful, eye-catching pendant.

04. Sashiko Table Decor

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Learn how to do cool Japanese Sashiko stitching and make a beautiful place mat and coaster set in the process!

05. Alphabet Earrings

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Your own personalized set of gilded earrings at a fraction of the price.

06. Laptop “Cover”

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Leftover sticky-back wallpaper makes for an easy, fresh take on the laptop cover.

07. Thread and Pearl Bangles

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Arm loads of colorful new bangles are just a few thread wraps away.

08. Brushstroke Napkins

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Easily add a pop of color to your next dinner party.

09. Faux Fur Blanket

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It’s quicker than you think to sew up a cozy faux fur blanket (or two) this winter.

10. Fern Leaves

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Pretty paper fern leaves make a great (and quick!) addition to your home decor.

11. Sleep Mask

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An easy way to get some seriously chic zzzzz’s.

12. Paper Clip Earrings

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Turn those old office supplies into fun new accessories. Just wait to make them until you’re off the clock.

13. Easy Art

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You don’t have to be Jackson Pollock to make your own cool, abstract artwork!

14. Wishbone Place Card Holders

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Chic up a dinner get together with a set of gold-dipped place card holders.

15. Metal Washer Jewelry

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Skip the jewelry store and head to the hardware store instead!

16. Paper Bead Necklace

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Who knew paper could be turned into such gorgeous, luxe looking beads?!

17. Sleek Dot Lamp

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Turn a thrifted lamp into your favorite new decor piece.

18. Floral Headbands

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Tap into your inner Frida Kahlo with an oversized floral headband.

19. Friendly Bookmarks

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Say hello to your new favorite bookmarker friends!

20. No-Sew Clutch

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A sleek clutch you can make just in time for that last minute get together.

21. Frame Makeover

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Grab those old dollar store frames and give them a fresh makeover with a cool, easy technique.

22. Simple Tote

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If you want to learn how to sew, the best place to test your skills is with a simple, sturdy tote.

23. Beeswax Candles

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Sheets of beeswax rolled into cute little votive candles. Couldn’t be easier!

24. Gem Cork Boards

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Cork boards so cute you won’t want to pin anything on them!

25. Plant Hangers

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A set of copper air plant hangers are chic, minimal and timeless.

26. Balloon Birthday Cards

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Make your friends cool birthday cards they won’t forget!

27. Sunglasses Case

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Protect your favorite shades with a quick and easy case project.

28. Statement Necklace

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Equal parts colorful and tough.

29. Paper Towel Holder

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Cool, minimalist and just the accessory your kitchen has been waiting for.

30. Pom Table Runner

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A fresh, bohemian addition to your table decor. And it’s a lot easier than you think!

31. Cloud Coasters

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Puffy little cloud coasters that are as adorable as they are functional.

32. Gem Pushpins

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Plaster + gem molds = a super glam addition to your fridge or cork boards.

33. Sporty Tee

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Turn a plain white tee into your new favorite piece.

34. Flats Upgrade

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Update those flats in no time…uh, flat!

35. Origami Card Holder

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Impress ‘em at your next interview when you tell them you made your business card case.

36. Hand Stitched Card

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What better way to say “Thanks!” than with a pretty hand stitched card?

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