With a few supplies and materials, and allocated time, you can prepare amazing DIY summer decorations.
This summer, get ready to welcome the season in style. Just like you prepare your wardrobe and accessories to celebrate summer days and nights, your house has to be at par with the new season. And these easy DIY summer decorations make the best easy homemade home décor ideas to implement.
Don’t worry. You do not need a fortune to decorate your house. With a few supplies and materials, and allocated time, you can prepare amazing DIY summer decorations and decorate your house in the best affordable way. Summer usually comes with more free time. And this is a perfect opportunity to decorate, craft and DIY!
What supplies do you need to DIY summer decorations?
Depending on the décor style that you follow at home, and on the summer décor ideas that you would like to implement, you will be able to choose the required supplies. They can range from watercolor paint, tie-dye kits, fabrics, papers, flower pots, glass vases, and so on.
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Whether you are throwing a party during summer, welcoming guests for an afternoon drink, or even organizing your kids’ birthday at home, these coasters add a special touch to the table. You only need wooden coasters as a base, and a pencil to draw fine lines to separate the green, white and red colors. Next, with a brush, color the wooden coasters with acrylic paint, and don’t forget to dot it n black to illustrate the seeds. I suggest giving it a brush of mod podge to ensure the colors will last. Tada!!
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These garlands are an easy homemade home décor idea to DIY this year. You need twine with multiple colors to create pompoms. Don’t worry, you can check this video to know-how. Then, get a paper of your choice. Craft paper makes a great option. If you have a brown sharpie, you can even make draw these squares like in the picture below. Finally, wrap the cut papers around the pompoms, stick them with a glue gun, and form a nice garland to hang.
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There are plenty of ideas to color your painted planters with. Just get terra cotta pots. They are the best to paint. Then use acrylic paint to paint them with the colors that you want. You can create pineapple or watermelon pots to celebrate summer.
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If you are a lover of rustic or farmhouse style, then this DIY summer decorations idea is for you. Get a dead branch and a tall twig. Then, drill or dig a hole in the middle of the branch to insert the twig and stick it with hot glue. Next, insert 2 eyelet screws on both edges of the branch. Then, cut two fabric sheets in the form of triangles and hang them as shown in the picture. That’s it!
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No, you do not need to make this wreath from twigs so don’t worry. There are ready-made grapevine wreaths in the market that you can purchase for just a few pennies. Get printable butterflies and stick them on the wreath with the use of a glue gun. Once the butterflies are beautifully spread, you will end up with an elegant door wreath to welcome your guests in summer.
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Mason jars are not necessarily dedicated to storing food. They serve as a great supply for easy homemade home décor. Look at this beautiful snow globe. Although there is no snow there, it is beautifully decorated with a summer style. All you need to do is to stick figurines of a flamingo, and small trees on the inside of the lid. Next, fill in the jar with water, sprinkle a pinch of glitter, and a few drops of glycerin. This is what will make the glitter float. Finally, close the lid and turn the jar upside down and you’re done!
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This may be one of the easy home décor ideas that your kids can do. What you need is a piece of fabric that can serve as a tea towel. Place acrylic paint on a plate, then slice a lemon, an apple, or any other fruit of your choice. Your kids can dip the sliced fruit in the paint and then stamp it on the fabric.
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This picture is self-explanatory. And this idea is so easy to accomplish. Get the jar that you need to turn into a drinking glass. Wrap a green twine on the lower side of the jar and make sure to stick it with the help of a glue gun. Then, with a brush and acrylic black paint, finish it off by painting the seeds. This way, your watermelon jar drinking glass will be ready.
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Do you see the cups with candles inside? You can find them in any dollar store. To decorate them you need vinyl stickers with a summer theme to stick on the candle cups and your summer candles will be ready.
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How about you prepare this frame with your kids. Get them to make these popsicles cut-outs on colored paper. You can even print out the letters or stick the cut-out sticker letters on the popsicles. Then place these popsicles inside the frame and hang it at home. Imagine the smile that kids will draw on their faces when they see their achievement on the wall!
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Look at these beautiful colorful outdoor pillows. Do you know that they are handmade? To make them get white blank pillows and spray them horizontally with tie-dye spray of one color and different shades starting from the top with the darkest shade. Give the pillows ample time to dry before putting them on display. Voila!
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