Looking for some fun and easy food ideas, namely some easy but awesome dessert ideas? Craving for cakes when they are not there? Think mug cake recipes!
When the cake is abundant, you’ll feel full but when it isn’t there anymore, you’re going to look for it. Happens to me all the time. But hey, everything is made simple this generation right? And I know you’ve heard about mug cakes. These are – well – basically cakes, that are mixed, made in a mug. Whatever your flavor is, chocolate, strawberry, vanilla, raspberry, blueberry, cookies and cream — we got you covered! Here are easy mug cake tutorials you can make at home. Enjoy! Easy enough for teens to make at home by themeselves, these awesome desserts are simple and take only minutes to make. Continue reading “37 Easy Mug Cake Recipes”
Could there be anything cozier than the look of a pillow? Surely, it will remind you of home. More so if you made yourself something that you know you will always want to come home to. Thing is, there are a lot of simple pillow tutorials that are awesome and fun that you can DIY. As a teen, you probably are choosy in terms of picking your style and color, and we have just the right DIY pillow designs you can choose from. This snug-like-a-bug-in-a-rug material are so easy to make and come from cheap materials too! Check ’em out! Continue reading “45 Fun DIY pillows”
Are you a cookie addict? Or you know someone who is? This holiday season, a cookie jar might just be the one gift that can bring the brightest smile to that person! So what do you do? Well of course, you give them a cookie jar!Try these awesome mason jar cookie recipes to make for gifts and homemade Christmas presents for all. But what kind of cookie do you make? You actually have a lot of options! Options, options options! Chocolate cookie, almond cookie, mint cookie, corn cookie, squash cookie, ginger cookie, strawberry cookie, lemon cookie, cherry or even gluten-free! We’ve got it all for you! These are also easy to make and we made sure you have all the steps you need to make a mason jar cookie recipe that’s perfect for this season of gift giving!
But what kind of cookie do you make? You actually have a lot of options! Options, options options! Chocolate cookie, almond cookie, mint cookie, corn cookie, squash cookie, ginger cookie, strawberry cookie, lemon cookie, cherry or even gluten-free! We’ve got it all for you! These are also easy to make and we made sure you have all the steps you need to make a mason jar cookie recipe that’s perfect for this season of gift giving! Continue reading “33 Best Mason Jar Cookie Recipes”
Looking for some cool DIY pet projects for your dog or cat? Not sure? Answer these questions….Is life incomplete without your dog Fido? or your feline Max? or birdie Charlie? Surely, life wouldn’t be the same. Whatever kind of pet you have, they are a brilliant and one-of-genus type of medicine that no drug store nor hospital can give you. They are the best when it comes to making you happy like no one else does, counter your loneliness, and (believe it or not) help you stay focused, continue being focused on what’s going on around you. Your pet may or may not do so much but one thing’s for sure, they do their best to make you happy. So what do you do in exchange? Make life easier or sassy for them! How? Continue reading “41 Crafty DIY Projects for Your Pet”
Do you believe that everything is possible with a GLUE GUN? If you do, *high five*! If you don’t then it is time you learn about the coolest glue gun crafts, ever. Yes, everything is possible with a glue gun and we are here to prove that statement true. There are a lot of stuff that is made possible with the magic of glue gun. And by A LOT, I mean everything! From paper crafts to wood crafts, a glue gun will stick to your DIY’s for better or for worse, until it runs out. That is the glue gun’s oath (and yes again, I made that up. Haha!)
But seriously though, we came up of a list of stuff that you probably have long been wanting to do and just could not come up with the right materials. Here, all you need is a glue gun and you are up for the most fun, coolest, artistic projects you, your friends, the friends of your friends will love! We’ve got here home decors your Mom will even gush over with, cheap creative gifts for your bff’s, and handmade jewelries you can brag of! Continue reading “33 Super Fun Glue Gun Crafts”
Decorating your own room? Looking for a chic, feminine and sleek DIY wall art to snap up your room? Looking for something pink, but not so pink? Stylish but not overwhelming? Fun but not overpowering? Good news is, we’ve got all you want here! DIY your wall to awesome wall decor with these crafty ideas perfect for teens, tweens and teenage girls.
Styling our own room is not always easy and does not always agree with our budget. But with a little creativity, and A LOT of DIY tutorials, you will always find a way to whip something that will look great according to your style and liking! Plus we here at diyprojectsforteens.com are always “one click away”. This time, we’ve gathered the most elegant-looking, fun but neat, bright and colorful wall art that are easy to make and budget-friendly for your room-decorating/styling inspiration. Continue reading “37 Awesome DIY Wall Art Ideas for Teen Girls”
Need some cool DIY ideas for your bathroom? Are you jaded of your bathroom being dull and mundane and lifeless and stale? Have you always wished for a bathroom that’s so beautiful it will always give you a lighter mood when you go in? Oh yeah, I bet you do. But if you are thinking that only Moms and Dads can fiddle with your home to make it look splendid, nah.. I hate to break it up to you but you are wrong.
So. What can you do to your bathroom that will definitely put a fun vibe, lively spirit, merry character to it? There are a actually A LOT. And they are not expensive nor complicated for a teenager to do! We have gathered 36 projects that can help you achieve the bathroom you have long wanted. Get ready to do a total makeover to your organizers, shower curtains, towel racks, shelves, bath rugs to wall art projects! Continue reading “35 Fun DIY Bathroom Decor Ideas You Need Right Now”
Looking for some fun and inexpensive projects for teens to make at home? Check out these cool dollar store crafts that make awesome DIY gifts and creative room decor. From cleverly painted mugs to bags to shoes, you are sure to find something you have to make this weekend!
Are you one of the little girls who’d obsess with their Mom’s teacups when you were still little? Well now that you have grown a little bigger, I’m sure something like a teacup candle will make you giggle!
Looking for the best DIY ideas for teen gifts? Teenagers love to make and receive fun gifts, so we pulled together the best list of creative ideas to make for them. The teenage years are the most beautiful, fun and merry part of our lives simply because they are the phase of a person’s life to still be a child and adult at the same time. This means being able to do childish things but decide like an adult. Like choosing something to give for a gift for instance – which gift would you want? What colors should you choose? In what style or manner? If you are a teenager looking for gift ideas, you have come to the right place! And if you are a parent trying to find out the best gift to give your teenage, look nowhere else because we have here a list of the coolest gift ideas for your teenagers!
Need some cool new ideas for your blank boring walls? You can always add wall art, but why not tackle the wall itself and make a seriously creative statement. These fun DIY projects are perfect for teen rooms and you can decorate your own walls if you follow these easy step by step tutorials. These patterns, textures and art ideas should give you plenty of artistic inspiration to make your room more incredible today. Perfect for boys and girls, kids or adults, these cool projects are affordably awesome.
Looking for some cool crafts teens can make and sell for extra cash? Whether you are a teenager, tween or even an adult looking for some fun, cool and easy ways to make some extra money, there are tons of awesome craft ideas you can make and sell. Simple DIYs are often some of the cutest, and we found some of the best tutorials around for the best crafts you can sell for profit. Check out these cool step by step tutorials for fun room decor, easy DIY gift ideas, fun fashion accessories, school supplies and more. Teens will love making and selling these creative crafts and DIYs.
just found this super cute and easy to make tutorial of diy flip flops. I made these last year when I was at the beach and my old pair of flip flops broke. It took me under an hour to make and I was back out on the beach having fun. At first I made them as a temporary solution but all my friends seem to love them so and I use them all the time. They are a great summer project to make and definitely are worth all the time and effort.
So I have decided that although Pinterest is fun to look at, it is not EXACTLY the best place to go anymore when you are looking for something that you will actually be able to make. I am sorry Pinterest, but you favor the pretty pictures and shares a little too much these days and do not care about quality or easy to follow instructions like I do. In fact, I highly suspect some of the Pinterest projects I have seen in the last few months are not even possible for the average human to make at home. Lovely, indeed, but no thank you.
Fortunately, I’ve become a bit of an expert in crafting and spotting projects that we common folk can actually reproduce. I really wanted to find a great list of projects that were cool, fun, pretty easy and cool enough for both teens and adults to make. These ideas are super for fun craft ideas for older kids and even adults, decor ideas that are fun and cool enough for any teen room, dorm or apartment, plus some clever and creative DIY gift ideas that are ideal for teens and adults who are young at heart. Be sure to think about these awesome ideas if you are looking for crafts to make and sell, too. I have seen more than one of these fun DIYs for sale on Etsy.
Yes, it looks so simple it is probably impossible. So I tried this one myself. It is really this easy! Looking for a simple, creative DIY jewelry project you can literally make in minutes, here is your craft. So easy, you can make one for every friend you have, one for every finger, one for every day of the week. Fashion earrings with these cute bows, fashion big ones for a bracelet, make them in all sort of colors of wire. The creative possibilities are endless.
Having followed their latest ideas over the past few months, I think Sugar and Cloth has some of the most fun ideas around these days. Not your average wall art idea, this pom pom wreath is super original, but festive, creative and packed with personality. Why? Because you get to make each individual pom pom, and each DIY pom pom is pretty much a tiny little work of art in itself. Making the pom poms one by one can be a series of fun little projects to entertain you on rainy days, long bus rides, endless waits, too. Put them all together at the end for a fabulously “not square” work of art to all to admire.
Painted feathers have become quite the popular crafting item as of late, but this arts and crafts idea can be as simple or as elaborate as you wish. You can make solid color jewel tone statement feathers, super simple ombre feathers, or mix in some patterned motif masterpieces like the ones above. Painted feathers are nice to hang in the wall, make a DIY mobile with, use to decorate gift packaging, handmade cards, or just to sit and admire.
I end up decorating my fridge with magnets so I can keep photos and such in view, but I abhor the kind you get in stores. Plus, I end up with an odd assortment that just never looks right. Pretty patterned bottle cap magnets make fridge art not so boring. Make some of these homemade magnets for yourself, and keep some for last minute gift ideas. Cute craft idea that is easy enough for kids and teens but perfect for all ages to make at home. Super easy and cheap. too!
I simply could not believe these bowls were made out of paper until I saw and made one myself.
OK, this is only somewhat true…a diehard fan of paper crafts, I was amazed when I realized I had never seen anything like this yet and just had to make one myself. Super cool and clever design allows you to make fabulous bowls like this out of you got it, paper. Try it out today, these are sure to impress. I made two and imagine all my friends will have a few soon as well. This is a super project for using all those lovely but way too thick for the project you bought them for pieces of paper.
This handmade pillow is a fun and easy room decor idea that is easy enough for beginners and teens to make without fear of a monstrous Pinterest fail. You simply create coils of fabric and use a glue gun to adhere them to your pillow in the shape of a heart. You could make any shape, really, and this heart can also be applied to a canvas to make creative wall art on a budget. Easy to follow Youtube video tutorial shows you exactly how to make this fun craft idea.
Looking for some cool DIY projects for boys? Yeah, so were we, and everything seems to be done for girls these days, or at least what I found on Pinterest and Tumblr. However, if you dig around on Youtube, Tumblr and even Pinterest, there are some cool DIY gadgets, creative arts and crafts ideas and projects fit for older boys. I don’t know why people usually think of girls when you say “teen crafts” Boys like to make stuff, too. So, we put together a list of fun things to make at home, none are pink, and we have tested just about every one of these cool DIYs ourselves. Explode some chalk, learn how to make all kinds of cool shooting things, craft with paper to decorate your room and make some ultra cool but easy science experiments.
This project is an old one, but there is a reason you still see these around. Learn how to make a ship in a bottle and also end up with a collectible masterpiece and a craft you can be proud of. Perfect for older teen boys or younger children with adult assistance, start this one on a rainy weekend and have some fun choosing what kind of ship you will make.
I am not sure this little nifty DIY needs any explanation at all. Wow your friends and annoy your sister with this super easy DIY bird call that conveniently fits in you back pocket. All necessary supplies can be found at your local fast food restaurant. Get extra!
I think boys might just love all things that glow in the dark. I never get tired of glow in the dark play, and this fabulous rubber egg is easy to make, fun to play with, and awesome when you turn the lights out. Guys and girls alike are sure to love this fun and easy DIY idea.
This DIY bracelet is unbelievably creative and super cool looking. I bet you will be wearing the only one you ever see once you make this awesome tied wristband with n old baseball. Pick one up a thrift store if you don’t have one, because this bracelet is a must try DIY for teen boys. Pick up several baseballs, in fact, as this project is a great DIY craft project to make and sell.
If you have not yet seen magnetic silly putty, you have to check out this video that not only shows what it does, but shows you how to make magnetic silly putty at home. The ingredients are not of the ordinary household variety, and you will need an adult to help you make this, but the result is really, really cool. This magnetic slime is so strong, it can move toward your magnets and envelop them in minutes. Awesome slow time lapse movies can be made to show this in action. DIY some slime today by following the instructions in this cool Youtube tutorial video.
Warning: Don’t even think about making this without adult supervision. Seriously. Cool it may be, but this here video calls for kerosene. FLAMMABLE and not cool to use without an adult helping you.
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Learn how to make this really useful diy cardboard shoe rack. It is super easy to make and cardboard is free if you know where to find it. I made this craft when I moved houses and had to share a room with my sister. We shared a closet and I had nowhere to put my shoes. I had a little money and could not afford a nice shoe rack so I made this and it still works today. This is a great craft to make when you have no time in the summer or whenever you are bored.
Looking for cool arts and crafts ideas for teens, kids, and anyone who loves creative art projects? Making your own artwork is a favorite DIY for teens for a reason, you can make cool room decor tailored to your style, you can learn new crafting skills, and you get to express yourself with color, paint, glue, string, and tons of other cool art and craft supplies. This is my idea of weekend fun, so I picked out the most awesome art projects I could find. Many are inexpensive, some are super quick, almost all make ultra cool DIY gift ideas for friends and family.
Oooooooohh…. it what I said when I saw this. Mesmerizing, and you need no special art supplies to make this artistic masterpiece. Just time and patience will surely net you something worthy of using as wall art. Zentangles can be done in black and white or color. Check out the tutorial to see other cool examples and get the instructions for making this craft at home.
I had seen DIY picture frames and bowls made out of rolled magazines, but when I saw these fabulously crafty DYI ideas for homemade boxes made only from recycled magazines, I knew I had found my next project. Sure enough, this is what I am giving for DIY Christmas gifts this year. I made 6 and they all turned out amazingly well. Worried about the edges lining up perfectly? Not difficult at all to make these look just like the photo tutorial. One the of best crafts to make and sell, too, as your cost of DIY supplies is zero!
Old bike tubes laying around? Check out this cool crafts idea for a clever pouch sewn from an old tube. Awesome DIY project for school supplies and making waterproof gear that looks awesome. Follow the step by step tutorial to learn how to make this neat arts and crafts idea for teens.
Wow! Have you seen galaxy shoes yet? I did, and then I immediately wanted to learn how to make galaxy shoes myself, rather than buy them. This DIY is super cool and fun to make, and then you get to wear your awesome new shoes to school, too! All you need for this easy arts and crafts idea is some paint in navy and white (maybe a little purple if you feel extra creative) and about an hour to create this magnificent DIY fashion project. Follow the step by step instructions in this Youtube video to learn how.
Looking for a cool arts and crafts idea and something cool to do? This DIY project will surprise you with the incredible results. Follow the step by step instructions in the tutorial to learn exactly how to draw a 3-D hand. This will be display worthy, we promise. The optical illusion is so cool and you can use whatever colors you like when drawing your hand.
These are not your average Sharpie Crafts ideas! DIY some surprisingly cool projects with only a sharpie. Get a few sharpies in different colors and you will be set for all 33 of these awesome sharpie crafts ideas. From saddle shoes to inventive home decor to creatively colorful DIY wall art, you are sure to find the perfect project in this list.
From the best ideas on Pinterest to the best DIY projects bloggers with awesome step by step tutorials, we compiled the best list possible of creative art projects using Sharpie markers. Fun craft ideas and creative art projects for teens, tweens and adults, too!
We had no idea you could really make lipstick with crayons. Pretty cool DIY, we think. Considering you can make any color of lip stick from your crayon box, and even mix a few crayons, the result is surprisingly brilliant. Super party idea for teen girls, also a neat DIY gift for friends!
You can make this in pretty much any color you want, too. You are only limited by the colors of crayons you have on hand. (Mixing your crayons together is fine, too!) Make Mac lipstick dupes in your favorite shades with this awesome DIY beauty idea teens love!
This cool DIY idea is so unbelievably easy – I was afraid mine would not turn out like the Youtube video, but it did. The video itself is just fun to watch, but this is definitely one to try at home with the kids or for a science fair experiment.
This quick DIY project does not take much time to make, and it is lots of fun to watch. Simply get all your supplies together and make a few at once! Continue reading “DIY Lava Lamp”
Want to learn how to make a cool DIY mini bow and arrow? This DIY project for teens is cheap and easy to make, plus lots of fun to play with once you finish making it. Just follow this simple step by step video tutorial to learn how to make a bow and arrow.
Looking for some easy and cool DIY fashion ideas? How about learning how to make DIY hair bows at home? These easy step by step tutorial shows you exactly how to make your own homemade hair bows in any color and ribbon style you choose. From simple satin to polka dots, you will soon have all the hair bows you want. These make great handmade gift ideas and are super items for crafts to make and sell since the main cost is your time! Be sure to check out the Youtube video below the tutorial photos to watch bow making in action.
This may seem hard, but it is easier than you think. This is one of my favorite DIYs since you get to pick a fun toy or colorful object to go inside, and then display it in the bathroom. All you need to make this is a mold, clear glycerin soap base, and fragrance (optional) You heat the ingredients in a microwave, and clean up is super simple.
Looking for some cool tricks for your iPhone? Most people know of a few for their phone, but I bet you did not know your iPhone headphones also hold some hidden features. I was really surprised to learn I had been using these for years without any idea you could do these things. Check out these cool trick for using your headphones.
Want to learn how to make those cool paper ninja stars you’ve seen in lots of cool color combos? They are easy to make when you follow this step by step origami video. Instructions for making ninja stars with folded paper.