75 Modern DIY Ideas to Make for Spring


We’re under an expanding sheet of ice here in Boston but there’s good news — the first day of spring is next week.

I don’t know about you but I’m chomping at the bit for flowers and light scarves and sunny walks and flowers and sandals and flowers and longer days oh and flowers flowers flowers.

While we all wait for the weather to catch up to the calendar (stop rubbing it in, Californians, we know you’re ahead of us), I’ve gathered up 75 modern DIY ideas to make for spring.

Spring is in the air and it's time to start a new craft project (or 75). Check out these 75 modern DIY ideas to make for spring.

There’s drinks and decor and accessories and lots of flowery, planty crafts for us to fawn over. And bonus, the evenings seem longer now with all that extra sunlight so we can squeeze in even more making.

Floral champagne glasses — Delineate Your Dwelling

Textural embroidered artwork — Design*Sponge     

Terrazzo style earrings — Ctrl + Curate

Cork herringbone bar cart — Keenie DIY

Copper leaf mirror — Idle Hands Awake

Pin up clipboard — Sugar & Cloth

Green ombre vase — Schere Leim Papier (in German with clear pictures)

Dream Green DIY - Painted Wall Cubbies

Painted wall cubbies — Dream Green DIY

Ankara fabric bead earrings — Thriftanista in the City

Cotton floss wrapped necklace — The Effortless Chic

Fabric scrap zipper clutch — Lana Red Studio

Cork lid storage box — The Lovely Drawer

Hand painted tile backsplash — Martha Stewart

Chunky knit blanket pattern — Lynne Knowlton

Clay crown egg cups — Make and Tell

Faux fur pillow cover — The DIY Mommy

Eye Swoon - Chamomile Gin Sour

Chamomile gin sour — Eye Swoon

Rose marbled incense holder — Sugar & Cloth

Beaded flats — Shrimp Salad Circus

Origami bunny planters — Twine and Table

Statement fringe earrings — Alice & Lois

Minimal wooden fridge magnets — Your DIY Family

Brass macrame hoop wall art — A Kailo Chic

Himalayan salt candle diffusers — Hello Glow

Paper weaving wall art — Ohoh blog

Oh Joy - Succulent Jewelry Box

Succulent jewelry box — Oh Joy

Floral painted sunglasses — Lovely Indeed

Ladder plant stand — The Merrythought

Bunny manicure — Fall for DIY

Clay hand ring dish — Homemade Banana

Pom pom patterned tote bag — Delineate Your Dwelling

Ikebana flower arrangement — Monster Circus

Kate Spade inspired painted straw placemats — Sarah Hearts

Gold wire eye paperclips — Happiness Wherever

Hotel Wilderness - Perfume Roll On DIY

Floral perfume roll-on — Hotel Wilderness

Grand Budapest Hotel notebook — Kittenhood

Lace applique pillow — Francois et Moi

Wood triangle trivet — Homey oh My

Macrame egg hanger — Craft Hunter

Spring smudge sticks — Jojotastic

Silk eyelash sleep mask — Club Crafted

Fresh flower gift box — Burkatron

DIY patterned vase - Almost Makes Perfect

Geometric patterned vase — Almost Makes Perfect

Terrazzo tile pencil holder — Enthralling Gumption

Paper plant tablescape — The House that Lars Built

Watercolor statement wall — Vintage Revivals

Gold splatter-painted throw pillows — A Kailo Chic Life

Flair display box — Damask Love

Paper flower wall — Flax & Twine

Velvet book cover — Lia Griffith

Modern Spring Wreath - Idle Hands Awake

Modern spring wreath — Idle Hands Awake

Leather candle holders — Pauls Vera (in German with clear pictures)

Wood serving trays — Alice & Lois

Pineapple lime sangria spritzer — Paper & Stitch

Indigo dip-dye table runner — Earnest Home Co.

Citrus stained-glass popsicles — Lauren Conrad

Marbled vase upcycle — Pretty Nice (in German with…you get the idea)

Gold foil lips bobby pins — Brenda Bird

5-minute DIY art hack - Paper & Stitch

5-minute DIY art hack — Paper & Stitch

Sparkly rhinestone heels — The Crafted Life

DIY polka-dot washi tape — Maritza Lisa

Mid-century modern spring sunburst — Crisp & Bliss

Terrazzo tile soaps — Fall for DIY

Fringe linen napkins — Sugar and Charm

Statement boob rug (how’s that for click-bait) — Endless Weekend (in Dutch with clear pictures)

Boho curtain tie-backs — Jojotastic

Honey vanilla bubble bath — Hello Glow

A Bubbly Life - DIY Coconut Rose Scrub

Rose coconut salt scrub — A Bubbly Life

Brass fringe earrings — Honestly WTF

Faux stained glass sliding door — Lovely Indeed

Minimal soap bottles — Almost Makes Perfect

Wine bottle lamp — Fabrica de Imaginacion (in Spanish with step-by-step photos)

Copper bunny ear drink stirrers — Enthralling Gumption

Splatter-painted pitcher — Schere Leim Papier

Macrame throw pillow — Brepurposed

Author: Marlene @ Idle Hands Awake

Maker, baker, cat momma, total nerd, perpetually covered in glitter/sawdust/paint. Blogging DIY and design for modern creatives.

12 comments on “75 Modern DIY Ideas to Make for Spring”

  1. Hi Marlene! Thanks for including some of my DIYs! Your list is awesome and I definetely need some time to explore all of your suggestions 🙂 Have a nice day!!

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