Make it Friday – Bring on the Color


Spring has FINALLY made an appearance here in Boston this week and it’s got me in the mood for a colorful DIY roundup. Have you just been dying for all the flowers too??

Make it Friday colorful DIY roundup via Idle Hands Awake

+++ Please marry me, Fran, your skill and style are endlessly awe-inspiring and this DIY (yes, DIY!) couch is no exception. | Fall for DIY

+++ Faux flower magnets! Enough said. | Lulu the Baker

+++ Hexagon tile just never gets old. Also I have a thing for coasters. | The Lovely Drawer

+++ Terrazzo is having a major moment right now and these pillows fit right in. | Paper & Stitch

+++ These gorgeous palm fronds are only one of a set of four free printables! | Made in a Day

+++ Yes to more macrame and yes to more plants. | Why Don’t You Make Me

In other news:

Why blogs are still important. Yes I’m a little biased, but I agree!

Jeran has been on a mango kick and I’m loving it.

Because crafts are better with friends and friends are better with crafts. 😉

The only outfit I want to wear this spring. Bonus points if I can also have gorgeous hair and live in the countryside.

Digging the cool vibes of this illustrator I found on Instagram.

Last week was really rough for me (yay chronic health problems!) but this week was much better. Hoping that continues because I’ve got plants that need potting and crafts that need making. Oh and Easter brunch with the in-laws! What are you looking forward to this weekend?

Author: Marlene @ Idle Hands Awake

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

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