Go out in style and keep your kids busy during school breaks. Make with them these Art & Craft for Kids to DIY summer gadgets this season.
It’s summertime! Fun, outings, parties, and sunny days. It’s the season to get fabulously fashionable with out-of-the-box summer gadgets. Dresses, sunglasses, beach bags, swimsuits, sunhats, and much more. New sets are in the market, but why stick to these editions while you can improvise, go creative, and DIY them at home? Why DIY? Ask yourself first if you want to look like someone else when you walk into a party? Or would you prefer to have more gadgets for the price of one? Hit the stores this summer to find what you may need and add your special touch. Invest in some nice accessories and easy homemade decorations, and cross-match your outfits with your purse, shoes, and accessories. It’s the season to go out in style!
So, the question is what you can DIY to impress everyone with your style? Here are 7 summer gadgets to DIY this season:
Whether these sunglasses are yours or your kids’, you can easily add your personal touch. You may have sunglasses in your drawer that you used to like a lot, but they are not up to the trend anymore. Or they have a scratch on the side that you cannot hide but they still did not find the courage to throw them away. It is time to take them out and use this easy art and craft trick. Get these small flowers and stick them to your sunglasses the way you want. You can simply place them on one side, two sides, or on the top. You can stick these flowers with double side tape. This will make it even easier for you to remove them by end of the summer season.
These bags are the latest trend in the market. How beautiful it is if you have it matching your swimming suit. All you need to do is to get the fabric of your choice, then cut two pieces. Next, you need to cut two pieces of your lining fabric and adhere both fabrics together. Then sew your side layers and the bottom side of the two outer fabrics together and keep places for the handles between the two fabrics. From the bottom, cut two squares from the fabric on both sides and stick the opened sides. After that, flip the bag upside down, and stitch the chosen handles. Your bag, one of the most important summer gadgets, is now ready.
Keep your skin covered and safe with an embroidered sunhat. As beautiful it looks, as simple as it is to make your one at home. You will need a hat, a ribbon or embroidered floss, scissors, a plastic yarn needle, and a marker to draw what you want to embroider. First, you need to start with the marker and draw the name, shape, word, or whatever you want to illustrate on your hat. Then, use the needle and floss or ribbon to stick above the marker. You can have a fine line ribbon, or cross canvas style embroidery with the floss. Finally, tie the floss and cut it with scissors. Congratulations. You can tick one of the summer gadgets you need, a beautiful personalized hat!
White shoes on a sports jean are a beautiful combination. However, white shoelaces can be boring, especially if you are topping your outfit with a nice colorful shirt. With tie-dye, and easy art and craft trick, it is very easy to give life to your white shoelaces and make them match your overall outfit. With a couple of handy shoelaces, you can create a set of colorful ones in no time. Check as well this tutorial to get some ideas on how to creatively tie your shoelaces.
Do you have those boring black hairpins at home? It is now the right time to go creative and make them less boring. If you have shells at home, or you are paying a visit to the beach, collect some nice shells on your way. Then wash the shells, dry them and use a glue gun to stick them to the hairpins. You can create matching pins using the same shell design, with different sizes. You can use as well colorful pins with the one-shade shell to mark the summer season. When it comes to summer gadgets, the sky is the limit.
Some days are meant to cherish life and shine bright. So how about you feel superb with a flower crown on your head. As girls, we have always dreamt of being princesses. Therefore, let your inner princess shine with a colorful flower crown. To create this crown, you will need assorted flowers, moss-covered florist wire, scissors, and a roll of florist tape. First, cut the flowers to the length that you want. Then measure the moss-covered florist wire to make sure that the size fits your head. Next, start wrapping the moss-covered florist wire with florist wire. After that, wrap the florist tape around and finally start attaching the flowers in the form and design that you like.
This year colorful bracelets and pendants are a go-to for almost everyone. Made with embroidery thread, or with elastics and colorful stones, now you can create bracelets that match your outfit daily. Think of the ladder stitch style or the braided pattern when it comes to embroidery thread choice. Diagonal or chevron pattern styles are also great choices to do when using embroidery thread. Another style includes the use of elastic strings to create bracelets with colorful stones, beads, or pearls. Think of beads with letters that allow you to create personalized bracelets with names, or favorite keywords. Add small gummy bears to your bracelets and match them with your gummy bear pendant. All these are quick ideas to give you a starting point to prepare your summer gadgets collection.
Summer has already knocked on the door. The weather seems very appealing. Therefore, DIY your summer gadgets collection with these easy homemade decorations and save a sum of money to buy more materials and widen your collection range. Nothing is more beautiful than wearing personalized unique outfits and accessories that everyone will admire and envy.
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