How to Make Scented Pine Cones

Scented pinecones are a natural way to freshen up the air during the winter months and holiday season! Unlike strong artificially scented pine cones sold in the local stores that can trigger asthma attacks or migraine headaches, for many people, homemade pine cones are safer and natural.

They also make a great personalized gift to your loved ones and for personal use as well. They make your home smell spicy and cozy!

They can be easily modified through DIY and suited for individual needs. Here we have for you a list of recipes to make decorative and amazingly scented pine cones. This is one of those easy Holiday craft projects that fit into any budget.

Things Needed for the DIY Project

  • Pine Cones (foraged or bought)
  • Essential oils of your choice
  • Plastic spray bottle
  • Ziplock bag

If you are collecting pinecones from nature they are probably full of dirt and critters. Be sure to clean and dry them properly before use, to keep uninvited dirt away.

10 DIYs – How to Make Your Own Scented Pine Cones at Home

  1. DIY Scented Cinnamon Pine Cones

    Worried about what to give your loved ones for Christmas? A good home décor item as a gift can never be out of place. Making one will be more personal and will cost less. Add a few drops of cinnamon-scented oil to your pine cones and zip them in a zip lock bag for a few days.

    The scent will immediately hit the nose with a pleasant smell. You can also use your DIY scented pine cones to decorate your Christmas gifts or place them in a pretty container and give them away as gifts.

    Scented Pine Cones

    Scented Pine Cones

     

  2. Make Your Own Cinnamon Scented Pine Cones

    Make your own décor for festive occasions are fun and pocket friendly. This DIY pine cone can also act as a Christmas tree décor ornament or can act as a simple but beautiful and highly aromatic piece for any part of the house. Apply some glue on the cones and sprinkle the cinnamon, an easy way to give your home a more traditional feel.

    Cinnamon Scented Pine Cones

    Cinnamon Scented Pine Cones

     

  3. Homemade Wax Scented Pine Cones

    Wax coated pine cones can simply be a decorative ornament for your home or can be used as a fire starter for your fireplace. Melt the wax and add fragrance of your choice. You can use different fragrances for each cone, add a tag, and make a basket full of these.

    DIY Scented Wax Pine Cones

    DIY Scented Wax Pine Cones

     

  4. Pine Cones with Cinnamon Scent

    You can use mini or large pine cones for this craft. A little variety of different shaped pine cones looks so so pretty and feel the aroma all over your house.

    Scent Pine Cones Images

    Scent Pine Cones Images

     

  5. How to Add Scent to Pine Cones

    With a few simple items like glitter, spray bottle, and essential oil of your choice you can make a beautiful glittery and aromatic pine cone. Be sure to pick up dried cones as the better absorb and retain the fragrance longer. You can revive the scent by adding the essential oils again.

    How to Scent Pine Cones

    How to Scent Pine Cones

     

  6. DIY Scented Pine Cone Candles as Fire Starters

    Waxed pine cones can be used as fire starters and can be made more fun. Add color of your choice and create a basket-like in the tutorial for a beautiful set. Further, add fragrance of your choice like vanilla, blueberry, Christmas heath, rose chestnut, etc. Use these as gifts for a Christmas party invitation or as ornaments for your tree.

    Scented pine cone firelighters

    Scented pine cone firelighters

     

  7. Making Pine Cones Scented with Essential Oils

     

    Essential Oil Scented Pine Cones

    Essential Oil Scented Pine Cones

     

  8. Pumpkin Scented Pine Cone Ideas for Fall

    An easy and artistic way of having a pretty and good-smelling piece of pumpkin scented pine cone. Mix orange paint and pumpkin spice and coat the cone in it. For extra detail add orange glitter or sprinkle the spice while the cones are wet. The color really pops out and looks amazing as a centerpiece.

    Pumpkin Scented Pine Cone

    Pumpkin Scented Pine Cone

     

  9. Christmas Tree Scented Pine Cones Tutorial

    You can use various flavors like vanilla, apple, clove,  orange, pine essential oils, or peppermint oil on your pinecones for scenting them. When the fragrance begin to fade after use, you can refresh them by repeating the scenting procedure as instructed in the linked tutorial.

    How to Make Scented Pine Cones

    How to Make Scented Pine Cones

     

  10. Make Your Own Scented Pine Cones for Christmas

    Essential oil pine cones are easy to make and can be reused for years by adding the oils again after they wear off. Be sure to set them aside in a bag for quite a few days as to let them absorb the aroma. The more you let them set the stronger the fragrance will be.

    Scented Pine Cones For You to Make

    Scented Pine Cones For You to Make

     

    These scented pine cone instructions are insanely easy to follow. They can be painted and can be added with any fragrant desired. Not only they bring autumn feel into the house but also are great for displays like on the side table, on the window, or as a centerpiece.

    The mini ones look cute and can be gifted to anyone regardless of their age. I hope you like the ones we gathered for you and get inspired to make more like these.

 

Easy Crochet Unicorn Hat Instructions

We have put together a set of 7 links to make some pretty unicorn hats which are made by crocheting. Yes, we understand that it might seem a little difficult but not when you have all the steps laid down in detail. The following free links take you on a colorful tour of DIY Crochet Unicorn hats. It will guide you to the different patterns of crocheting easy, rainbow-like hats and unicorn hoodies.

  1. Crochet a Majestical Unicorn Hat Pattern

    This cute hat features the classic unicorn bow over a white hat knitted with white years. For the colorful look of the hat, the hat is crochet with colorful hair. The extra cloth is added to let hang for elders or to tie it up to keep the hat in place for little kids.

    Majestical Unicorn ~ Crochet Version

    Majestical Unicorn ~ Crochet Version

     

  2. Crocheted Unicorn Hat Design with Flowers

    Unicorn hats being already colorful added with flowers enhances the beauty of infinity. Add leaves for a final touch to the hat. The simple look of the hat is perfect for a stroll at the park on a slightly breezy day.

    Free Crochet Pattern Unicorn Hat

    Free Crochet Pattern Unicorn Hat

     

  3. Crochet Project: Unicorn Hat Hoodie

    Getting chilly? Make a hat cum hoodie perfect for casual wear, Halloween costume or to sell at a small exhibition in your backyard.

    Crochet Unicorn Hoodie

    Crochet Unicorn Hoodie

     

  4. Cute Crochet Hat and Diaper Cover Tutorial

    This multi-color hat of contrasting hues creates a seemingly eye-catching look and “I too want that feel”.

    Easy Crochet Unicorn Hat Instructions

    Easy Crochet Unicorn Hat Instructions

     

  5. Step-by-Step Instructions: Crochet Unicorn Hat

    Crochet Unicorn Hat

    Crochet Unicorn Hat

     

  6. How to Make Crochet Unicorn Beanie Hat for Kids

    This variant of the unicorn hat will definitely be liked by adults and kids alike. The free tutorial of this beanie hat with its rainbow pattern and vibrant flowers servers as a perfect go to accessory for a simple outfit.

    Crochet Unicorn Beanie

    Crochet Unicorn Beanie

     

    Unicorns and hats, individually and together are cute enough to be resisted by kids and adults alike.  If you are into crocheting the above links are perfect for you. Follow them and maybe start selling them online as “unicorns are in the air” (quite literally).

White Felt Letter Board

The most versatile and minimalist decoration for your home – felt letter board. Letterboards are new message stations that are quite versatile and can be used to display messages, quotes, affirmations, or hand in the kitchen to write the day’s menu. You could make it as big or as small as you want to suit any space or occasion. These unique felt letter board ideas and tutorials will surely inspire you to create one on your own and hang in your kid’s room or kitchen to enjoy all the clever musings and quotes you display.

These Letter boards can be quite a pinch in your pocket if you buy them from the store. On the contrary, you can make your own letter board with some simple supplies, affordable prices and little time.

Supplies Needed for the Project;

  1. Felt
  2. Glue Gun
  3. Felt Board Accessories (Optional)
  4. Wooden Frame – buy one that is thick enough for the wooden dowels to fit under
  5. Plastic Letters – You can get them on Amazon.
  6. Wooden Dowels – These can be bought at a craft store (.125 inch)

How to Make Felt Letter Board Yourself

  1. Easy DIY Letter Felt Board

    Some cute messages for the 1st day of your kid’s school will be a great idea to get the kids excited. You can use changeable colorful letters to make it brighter and add some emojis to give them a creative element.

    Felt Letter Board

    Felt Letter Board

     

    Helpful Tip: How to Cut Letter Board Letters

  2. How to Make an Ombre Felt Letter Board

    I’ve seen quite a few DIYs for making your own letterboards using a variety of techniques. This tutorial shows how an ombre colored letter board will uplift your decor. The linked tutorial uses square dowels as a base for the letterboard was the most effective.

    DIY Felt Letter Board

    DIY Felt Letter Board

     

    This is a similar tutorial made with a small frame. Instead of square dowels, this tutorial uses bamboo sticks. You can make this with red felt and use it on Valentine’s Day and write your message/quotes in it for your partner. To customize it you add a picture of your loved one too.

    Letter Board Ideas for Valentines

    Letter Board Ideas for Valentines

     

  3. Big Baseball Felt Letter Board Tutorial for Kids

    This is for all the baseball lovers. If your kid/husband is fond of the game, trying making one with the baseball theme and place it in their room.

    White Felt Letter Board

    White Felt Letter Board

     

  4. Make Your Own Felt Board for Kids (Tutorial)

    This is an easy project to make your own homemade letter board with felt or flannel. These boards are a great way to write quotes, create stories, or write to-do lists for kids. Try and make it bright and colorful, to make it exciting for kids.

    How to Make a Felt Letter Board

    How to Make a Felt Letter Board

     

  5. Felt Letter Boards for Children (Back to School Theme)

    One of the best elements of this design is using rulers as frames and adorning the frame with your kid’s school elements. It makes it look super cute and something your child will cherish forever.

    You can add details on the board displaying your kid’s first day in school or celebrating the arrival of your newborn, write your kiddo’s name, date of birth and weight or even something cute like “You are precious to me” or “You are my world”.

    Felt Letter Boards for Baby

    Felt Letter Boards for Baby

     

  6. How to Make a Giant Felt Letter Board

    Add a retro element to your room with a large letter board. You can put new messages/quotes every day and change it whenever you feel like. It’s also a great way to teach children about numbers and alphabets.

    Felt Letter Board DIY

    Felt Letter Board DIY

     

  7. Black Felt Letter Board for Christmas (Vintage Style)

    The black letter board with white letters (font) and the perfect sign to your front door.

    Felt Letter Board Christmas

    Felt Letter Board Christmas

     

  8. Cute Pink Felt Marquee Letter Board 

    Felt Letter Board Tutorial

    Felt Letter Board Tutorial

     

  9. Funny Felt Letter Board Instructions

    Try something new, a square or a rectangle letter board is quite common. Try making a hexagon-shaped letter board and add some quirky and funny one-liners on it. Some humor is always great to start your day.

    Funny Felt Letter Board

    Funny Felt Letter Board

     

  10. DIY Rainbow Felt Letter Board 

    Rainbow Felt Letter Board Ideas

    Rainbow Felt Letter Board Ideas

     

  11. Simple and Elegant Grey Letter Board Ideas

    Felt Letter Board Grey

    Felt Letter Board Grey

    Happy Birthday Felt Letter Board

    Happy Birthday Felt Letter Board

     

  12. DIY: Glitter Double Sided Letter Board (Youtube Tutorial)

    You also use cursive letter board letters to give an informal and smart look to the board. This DIY has adorned the frame with silver glitter to give it a personalized touch to your letter board.

    DIY Double Sided Felt Letter Board

    DIY Double Sided Felt Letter Board

     

     

  13. DIY Vintage Felt Letter Board Instructions

    Vintage Letter Board ideas

    Vintage Letter Board ideas

     

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    Some More Ideas and Pictures to Make a Felt Letter Board

    DIY Patriotic Flag Letter Board

    DIY Patriotic Flag Letter Board

    Easter Felt Letter Board Ideas

    Easter Felt Letter Board Ideas

    Felt Letter Board Images

    Felt Letter Board Images

    Felt Letter Board for Baby Announcement

    And the party’s just getting started! (via @jmariekearney)

They’re perfect for social media announcements, inspirational quotes, flat-lay photography, weddings, parties, and pretty much anything else involving a message, moment, or special memory. So make one today and share your creations with us in the comments section below.

DIY Glass Pebble Magnets

DIY glass magnets are easy to craft ideas for kids and adults. You can make creative and unique DIY glass magnets at home. with these easy instructions from the linked tutorials. You can personalize them by using photos, glitter, fabric, maps, and countless other materials.

Effortless, inexpensive and says “I care” – all these are really difficult to find in one single gift. Or is it? These cute little transparent pebbles called glass magnets can be personalized and are a perfect gift for any occasion. These are also a way to earn something extra with minimal input of time and money.

Gathering a few of many ideas here are ways to make your very own glass magnets.

How to Make Cute Glass Magnets at Home 

  1. Glass Magnets DIY

    Who knew imperfect gifts can be cute and personalized. Use the most famous mod podge to stick your choice of picture, printed or a cut off at the back of a transparent glass pebble that can be found in any craft store. Next, stick the magnet at the back of the picture. And there you have your personalized gem to hold various memories or reminders.

    DIY Glass Magnets

    DIY Glass Magnets

     

  2. DIY Glass Pebbles Glitter Magnet

    Everything that shines is not gold but definitely pretty. This tutorial will bring out the child in you since it involves dipping glued glass pebbles into colorful glitter. Go for solid colors or unicorn ones, they are all beautiful.

    DIY Glass Pebble Magnets

    DIY Glass Pebble Magnets

     

  3. DIY Glass Crackled Gems

    Black background and vibrant popping colors from circular clear glass, a magnet and you get an eye-catching piece to support your ‘vacay’ pictures against your magnetic whiteboard.

    How to Make Glass Magnets

    How to Make Glass Magnets

     

  4. How to Make Glass Tile Magnets

    Let’s go out of the circle and create square magnets. These will require perfect tiles unlike the circular ones which could work even if a little crooked. Paint the back of transparent square tiles with strong adhesive and paste whatever you like. Print memes for a quirky piece for your reminder list on the fridge.

    Glass Tile Magnets Tutorial

    Glass Tile Magnets Tutorial

     

  5. How to Make Glass Magnets with Pictures

    What if things that hold memories are memories themselves? Yes, create small memory magnets that you can use to hold bigger images on your fridge or magnetic board in your room.

    DIY Photo Magnets

    DIY Photo Magnets

     

  6. DIY Glass Glitter Magnet

     

    Glitter Magnets DIY

    Glitter Magnets DIY

     

  7. Glass Fabric Magnet Craft

    Glass Magnet DIY

    Glass Magnet DIY

     

    Print or glitter; a square, circle or imperfect shape, mix and match all you like. You can get as creative as you want to add to the above tutorial links. Use them on the fridge or ditch the magnets and use your sparkly gems for you next craft project. The options are yours to explore and expand. I hope these easy tutorials help you fall into the world of craft more.

     

Newspaper Flower Craft

Having a short shelf life newspaper might seem useful only for one day. Newspapers can be easily reused and made into hats, baskets, and flowers too. Let’s see some creative DIYs to make flowers our of newspaper, finally, a use for the “junk mail” newspapers and magazines that come through the door. They may not smell like the original ones but you can attach them to our headbands, barrettes, make costumes or make large flowers as centerpieces. Click on the following linked tutorials to open a whole new world of pulchritudinous flowers.

How to Make Newspaper Flowers – DIY Tutorials

  1. How to Make Newspaper Roses Flowers

    Handmade paper flowers fashioned from newspaper are a frugal alternative to store-bought bows, ribbons to adorn your gifts. With the simple use of supplies like a newspaper, tape, and scissors you can make these beautiful roses. Create the base and with it cut the different petals and stick them together. Embellish and color them by using a coffee pad or tea bag to give it a vintage look.

    Newspaper Rose Flowers

    Newspaper Rose Flowers

     

  2. Rolled Newspaper Flowers DIY

    This link provides an easy way to make interesting patterns for roses. Just cut spirals and roll it up to the stick. You can use different colors to give it a nice touch to create an artificial garden or keep it as it is to give a rustic touch to the look.

    Newspaper Flower Craft

    Newspaper Flower Craft

     

  3. Beautiful Newspaper Flower Instructions

    You can recycle not only newspapers but any kind or paper waste to create flowers. This extra element will create a perfect bouquet of artificial flowers for your work desk.

    How to Make Newspaper Flowers

    How to Make Newspaper Flowers

     

  4. Make Newspaper Roses at Home

    This detailed newspaper rose tutorial is easy to follow and gives an almost real look. Use green papers to add leaves to finish the set.

    Newspaper Roses

    Newspaper Roses

    Newspaper Rose DIY

    Newspaper Rose DIY

     

  5. Newspaper Flower Bouquet Tutorials

    This tutorial is relatively different from the above. Use strips of different sizes to create loops and bind then together with brads. Create a layered flower with different hues.

    Newspaper Flower Bouquet

    Newspaper Flower Bouquet

     

  6. Gorgeous Flowers Made with Recycled Newspaper

    Make these insanely easy flowers by cutting the newspapers and crushing them. Use a variety of papers to create different hues of flowers and maybe use them as a decorative piece for your wall or cupboard or you can stick them on wrapped presents in lieu of a bow. Adding colorful buttons will make it look prettier and add a charm to your piece.

    Newspaper Flowers

    Newspaper Flowers

     

  7. Unique Kusudama Newspaper Flowers Tutorial

    The beautiful art of Kusudama from Japan helps create these different and intriguing flowers. Add some long sticks and put it in a vase for a perfect item to decorate the room with.

    Newspaper Flowers Origami

    Newspaper Flowers Origami

     

  8. Easy Handmade Newspaper Daisies (Youtube Tutorial)

    It’s amazing how with one newspaper you can make a variety of flowers. Just by using a 30 cm long newspaper strip you can make these little daisies and use paint to make it more colorful. Use them as a decorative ornament for a book cover.

    DIY Newspaper Flowers

    DIY Newspaper Flowers

     

  9. Adorable Newspaper and Tissue Flowers Tutorial

    Recycling never hurts. You can mix newspapers, crepe papers or colorful tissue papers and make these large fluffy flowers as a side table showpiece. Add a

    Newspaper Flower DIY

    Newspaper Flower DIY

     

  10. Easy Flowers Made from Newspapers

    Flowers are incomplete without colors. Splash, stroke or spray paint the flowers for a more vibrant look and creative outcome. Arrange and paste them to a board for your craft corner or frame it and hang it for the visitors to admire.

    Newspaper FLower

    Newspaper FLower

     

  11. Newspaper Flower with Pushpins 

    Let your craft stand out. Use different shapes and sizes of newspaper cuttings to make interesting patterns of flowers.

    Flowers from Newspaper

    Flowers from Newspaper

     

  12. Instructions to Make Newspaper Flower

    The ombre effect of the colored edges of the petals and with the beautiful gem added in the center give it a stunning look.

    Newspaper Flower Tutorial

    Newspaper Flower Tutorial

     

  13. How to Make Rolled Newspaper Roses Decor

    Making Newspaper Flowers

    Making Newspaper Flowers

     

  14. Elegant Wedding Bouquet from Newspapers

     

    Newspaper Wedding Bouquet

    Newspaper Wedding Bouquet

     

  15. How to Make a Newspaper Flower Wreath

    Twist and turn the newspaper strips to make small and large roses to be arranged together on cardboard to make this simple yet elegant flower wreath and use them on special occasions.

    Newspaper Flower Wreath

    Newspaper Flower Wreath

     

These simple ideas not only help recycle but also brings out the creative side. The flowers can be used in a variety of ways to decorate the house, parties, or workspace. I hope the above ideas have interested you to grab the waste and make something beautiful out of it.

Easy Dinosaur Pinata

Pinatas contain chunks of surprises loved by the young and the old equally. These contain small toys and sweet treats that shower down on the person who bursts them. They can be made into any shape and any size, so today we go for dinosaurs pinatas and their eggs. Kids will be roaring with excitement seeing an extinct T-Rex Dinosaur Pinata full of goodies. These vessels of happiness are fun to make and even more fun to burst.

Paper mache is the most common technique to use pinatas with some simple supplies like a balloon, paper, and paper mache paste. So go Jurassic with following linked tutorials which are your guide to making amazing dino pinatas with step by step instructions.

How to Make Dinosaur Piñata at Home

  1. DIY Cardboard Derek Dinosaur Piñata

    With the simple use of cardboard, colorful crepe paper, green paint, scissors, few more art supplies, and creativity you can create this majestic dinosaur pinata. Follow the step by step instructions to make this for the next birthday party and see kids go ga-ga over these friendly dinos.

    If it’s your girl’s party, then you can easily opt for a pink and purple colored dino pinata. Just change the colors of the crepe papers.

    Cardboard Dino Piñata

    Cardboard Dino Piñata

    Pink Dinosaur Pinata

    Pink Dinosaur Pinata

     

  2. How to Make a Cute Baby Dinosaur Pinata

    Now that we have created an adult version of the pinata let’s dwell into making a baby version of it which may be useful for a small party or just because it looks cute. This tutorial requires the use of balloons, hence doubles the fun. Make a paste of flour and water, commonly known as paper mache glue, to stick the newspaper cuttings on the balloon to give it a strong frame. Once dried cover the frame with the crepe paper and decorate it with horns and eyes.

    DIY Baby Dinosaur Pinata

    DIY Baby Dinosaur Pinata

     

  3. Dinosaur Egg Pinata Tutorial

    Now, let’s go deeper into the past and create a dinosaur egg pinata. This easy to make egg pinata will hold a lot of surprises for your child and their friends. Use a large balloon, paper mache glue, and some newspaper strips to cover the entire body. Tie it with a thread and enjoy while trying to hit it, blindfolded. You can also place this with some dried leaves and twigs in Halloween to give it a traditional touch.

    DIY Dinosaur Egg Pinata

    DIY Dinosaur Egg Pinata

     

  4. How to Make a Unique Dinosaur Egg Pinata

     

    Dinosaur Egg Pinata DIY

    Dinosaur Egg Pinata DIY

     

  5. How to Make a Big Dinosaur Pull String Pinata 

    Why go for double expenditure when you can create the same thing at half the price at home and be creative as per the liking of your children! Flow with this instructional link for an easy homemade string pinata.

    How to Make a Dinosaur Pinata

    How to Make a Dinosaur Pinata

     

  6. Instructions to Make a Large Dinosaur Pinata

    This tutorial for a massive dinosaur pinata is perfect for your kid’s huge theme party. The angry green eyes and the pointy jaws will provide an authentic feel.

    Big Dinosaur Pinata

    Big Dinosaur Pinata

     

  7. Make Your Own: Prehistoric Dino Egg Pinata

    Inflate a balloon big enough for a dinosaur egg and cover it with a newspaper using a paper mache paste. Color it and attach a strong rope or string to hold the wight. Suspend it to a height and there you have your very own paper mache pinata ready to be smashed.

    DIY Dinosaur Egg Piñata

    DIY Dinosaur Egg Piñata

     

  8. Homemade Paper Mache Dinosaur Piñata 

     

    Paper Mache Dinosaur Pinata

    Paper Mache Dinosaur Pinata

     

  9. DIY Number Dinosaur Pinata for Theme Birthday Party 

    This last piece is something different. This number-themed dinosaur piñata is an absolute delight for your little’s one’s special day. You can easily customize this with stickers, beads, glitters, to make it more attractive. Chose your number 1, 2,3 and follow the instructions to make your number and decorate your party city. Trace and cut the number from the cardboard that your child is about to turn and decorate it with details like teeth and spikes like that of Tuojiangosaurus.

    Dinosaur Pinata Number Three

    Dinosaur Pinata Number Three

     

  10. Easy Dinosaur Pinata with Balloons Instructions

    You can choose to create mini dinosaur pinatas for kids to burst them individually. This will be time-taking but each kid will be delighted to burst their very own T-rex. For fillers use small exciting toys, candies, chocolates to thrill the kids. You can make the neck long to give it a different appeal.

    Dinosaur Paper Mache

    Dinosaur Paper Mache

    Easy Dinosaur Pinata

    Easy Dinosaur Pinata

     

  11. Crafty Dinosaur Egg Pinata Tutorials for Kids

    Use some bright splash of colors to give it a unique twist like blue, green, red and more.

    Dinosaur Egg Pinata Images

    Dinosaur Egg Pinata Images

 

DIY-ing these dinosaur pinatas not only saves money but might help your child to develop a hobby for art and craft. It also helps in recycling the boxes that you might think of as waste. Follow any of the above links to create one for your child’s next birthday party.

 

Directions for Making Cornhole Bags

Cornhole board games are popular and the perfect outdoor sport to spend a lazy summer afternoon. You can make your own cornhole bags at home with some easy tutorials to guide you well. Prepare this game for the summer and enjoy in your lawn throwing these soft pillow-like bags on a board with a hole to be aimed at.

Here we have put together ways to kick start your summer with these DIY cornhole bags. These bags are easy to make and lasts long when made with the right material. Choose one or more if you like and have fun designing them.

Supplies Needed for the Project;

Cornhole is also known as bags, tailgate, doghouse, Baggo, sack toss, or bean bag depending on the region you stay in. A set of cornhole game has a total of 8 bags per set, 4 each of 2 different colors. Bags are approximately 6” x 6” squares in dimension. The bags are easy to make at home and are cheap too. It’s very cost-effective when compared to the commercial ones available in stores. You need some simple supplies to start making them.

  • Scissors, Ruler, Masking Tape, Glue
  • Sewing Machine/Needle
  • A strong and durable thread (mostly polyester)
  • Fabric – Usually Duck Cloth
  • Cornhole Bag Fill – Corns (traditionally used), synthetic corn, resin pellets.
  • Funnel – Makes it easy to fill the bags with the corn.
  • Weighing Scale – To accurately weigh your bean bag fill.

How to Make Cornhole Bags at Home

  1. How to Sew Cornhole Bag

    You can use Cotton Duck material for the cloth, use corn for the stuffing and double stitch the cloth along the inner sides as mentioned in the tutorial for a lightweight but strong bean bag. Use contrasting colors as they complement each other more than anything else.

    Cornhole Bags DIY

    Cornhole Bags DIY

     

  2. DIY Cornhole Bags

    A common material used to make this filling bag is Duck Fabric. Use heavyweight thread for a durable bag that would bear the flings towards the hole in the board. Vibrant hues will make the game more interesting.

    Directions for Making Corn hole Bags

    Directions for Making Corn hole Bags

     

  3. Cornhole Bean Bag Tutorial

    Make the lawn game more exciting by using a printed cloth or theme prints of your favorite team. Just make sure to use a tough one so that the fillings of corn/beans or similar filling do not fall off. Make a set set of these bags for a fun game.

    DIY Cornhole Beanbags

    DIY Cornhole Beanbags

     

  4. Instructions to Make Cornhole Bag

    Follow this elaborate instruction to effortlessly make an entire set for the game. To be double sure of not tearing the cloth, stitch and glue the seams after filling each bag.

    How to Make Cornhole Bags

    How to Make Cornhole Bags

     

  5. How to Make Regulation Cornhole Bags (Official Cornhole Bags)

    For accurate measurements use scales and remember to stitch only 3 sides before filling the bags. Use a funnel for easy filling of the bag from the third non- stitched side. Follow this step by step tutorial to make a long-lasting bag of cornholes.

    DIY Official Cornhole Bag

    DIY Official Cornhole Bag

     

  6. Homemade Burlap Cornhole Game Bag

    Using burlap will make durable and light bags. For a better version, carve the base with more than one holes, each representing different points.

    Cornhole Bag Tutorial

    Cornhole Bag Tutorial

     

  7. Make Your Own: Cornhole Bag

    Cornhole Bag Directions

    Cornhole Bag Directions

     

    A pleasant weather calls for a good outdoor game and this cornhole game is perfect. You can easily customize the pattern of the bags and the base and create your own rules. There is no turning back for hours after you start this competitive yet light-hearted game.

 

Unicorn Bow DIY

Unicorn bows are a huge hit when it comes to hair accessories for girls or adding them to a craft or decorate your gifts. Girls can easily sport a cool look at theme parties, birthdays and other special occasions with handmade bows. You can make hair bows, hair clips and hair ties with the Unicorn theme, with or without their trademark horn. Get creative with your imagination and make vibrant bows and use them in various ways.

The linked tutorials are easy to make and can be customized according to your child’s wish and can be worn by children of all ages. Their simple look is what also makes them an accessory that can be worn regularly. Scroll, click on the linked tutorials to get the detailed instructions. #UnicornBow

DIY’s to Make Amazing Unicorn Bows at Home

  1. How to Make Unicorn Bow with Glitter Fabric

    This simple yet beautiful bow of glitter fabric can be made into a rubber band or a hair clip. With the help of a few crafty materials as simple as glue, flowers and a plastic unicorn you can create a beautiful accessory for your girl which will blend perfectly dress.

    How to Make Unicorn Bow

    How to Make Unicorn Bow

     

  2. DIY Magical Unicorn Hair Bow

    This kind of 3-D Unicorn bow can be made with ease with the use of a white ribbon, felt fabric of different colors, foam sheets for the ears and horn that will be required to roll for a 3-D look, alligator hair clips and a few other necessary items. The end result is a rainbow-like clip to be worn with any outfit.

    Unicorn Hair Bow

    Unicorn Hair Bow

     

  3. Pink Unicorn Bow With Tulle Tutorial

    This step by step tutorial of making a tulle fabric bow is fun and beautiful at the end. Tulle is a type of net fabric and looks really pretty on fashion accessories. You can also use mesh or burlap instead of tulle to give it a more rustic and traditional appeal. This easy tutorial is best for a last-minute touch-up for a birthday present.

    DIY Unicorn Bow

    DIY Unicorn Bow

     

  4. Instructions to Make Faux Leather Unicorn Bow

    The faux leather glitter Unicorn bow is just elegant and will surely make your kids excited. From the base till the horn everything is glitter and pretty. There is no need to stick to the color wheel and you can mix and match the colors according to your preference.

    Leather Unicorn Bow

    Leather Unicorn Bow

     

  5. How to Make a Unicorn Horn Cheer Bow

    Use a simple white ribbon, some flowers and a glitter paper for the horn. You can sew the ribbon or stick it as per your choice. This guide of making a unicorn cheer bow making is not at all time consuming and really fun.

    Unicorn Cheer Bow

    Unicorn Cheer Bow

     

  6. Make Your Own: Unicorn Hair Bow DIY

     

    How to make Unicorn Hair Bow DIY

    How to make Unicorn Hair Bow DIY

     

  7. DIY Unicorn Bow Project (Youtube Tutorial)

    Unicorn loving crafters will love this super sweet unicorn bow project. The golden horn and the colorful flowers give it an ornamental and girly element.

    Unicorn Bow DIY

    Unicorn Bow DIY

     

  8. Free Unicorn Bow Template

    Download the basic template or design. Use them as a stencil on the fabric or paper of your choice and color, cut them and paste them together like shown in this tutorial for the final look.

    Unicorn Hair bow Template Free

    Unicorn Hair bow Template Free

     

I hope this project gives you some new inspiration for making handmade bows that can be used as Christmas decorations, accessories, and more. Share your ideas with us in the comment section below.