Here are 7 simple spring/summer crafts. As we head into warmer days and entertaining, I’m sharing a round-up of some of the simple craft ideas that we’ve done but you may have missed. Hand-made gift wrap, summer entertaining, party favor, and host gift ideas!
Make Simple Mother’s Day Gift Wrap Inspired by Jam Jars!
Make this simple Mother’s Day gift wrap inspired by Bonne Maman jam jars using supplies you have on hand! If you have kraft paper, a paper bag, and a Sharpie, you can make this gift wrap in about 10 minutes!
The Best Ideas for Easy Sustainable Gift Wrap
Using fabric for wrapping paper that can then be used again and again. I especially like this idea and imagine that any gift I received wrapped up in a lovely piece of fabric would be given to another and then another! One of my favorite methods is the Japanese art of Furoshiki.
Summer Entertaining with linen and herbs
We made small bottles of rosemary room spray as party favors for our herb-themed dinner party. We started with savory herb shortbread crackers and drinks. The entire menu featured rosemary.
How to Make Gold Leaf Salt Cellars Using Clamshells
Here’s how to make gold leaf salt cellars using clamshells. Of course, you’ll need to start with some clamshells. Every time we go to the Hamptons, we try to hit at least three beaches for a long walk, and you never know what you’ll find.
How to Make a Coastal Grandmother Centerpiece
After summer beachcombing, I wanted to make a centerpiece using some pretty finds. This is how to make a coastal grandmother centerpiece using a candle tray.
Make an Easy DIY Clamshell Wreath for Summer
Make this easy DIY clamshell wreath in five minutes, and enjoy it all summer! If you live by the coast or just dream of living by the beach, this wreath is the perfect wreath for summer.
DIY Painted Candles
Painted candles are fun to make and fun to give as a gift. We have the supplies you’ll need to make a pair for around $3. We will also share a simple way to wrap them up!