WRITTEN BY Jenni Rice
Life can get pretty boring in these times of social distancing and quarantine, so what can you do with all of this free time?
Look no further — here are some fun DIYs you can try out to pass the time and spice up your living space.
Chunky knit blanket
Chunky knit blankets are a cute, comfy and shockingly easy DIY. It’s no surprise that these blankets are trending on Tik Tok. They look amazing draped over furniture and are also the perfect thing to nap under. Click here for a tutorial.
Wall collages are super easy to make and extremely versatile. All you need are some pictures that match your desired aesthetic and some double sided tape. Wall collages make the perfect dorm decor, especially paired with some fairy lights.
Placemats are a great decoration for making your table prettier, and are a great beginner level sewing project. This project is very customizable because you can choose whatever two fabrics you please. Read the full tutorial on making these here.
Glow jars are an easy DIY that can be done in many different ways. They are an extremely cute decoration that would look good on any surface. For a tutorial on various types of glow jars, click here.
Coasters can come in many forms, so you can get super creative with them. Making them is a fun little activity that will save your surfaces from damage. Click here for an array of coaster tutorials.
This DIY takes a little more handiwork than the others, but it will definitely help you pass the time. While nailing wood into your wall seems a bit daunting, it is a fairly easy project, and will leave you with more surface space in your home. Click here for a tutorial.
Geometric accent wall
Accent walls are a great way to add some excitement to your living space. This easy painting method will have your home looking more colorful in no time. Click here for a tutorial.
Color wheel clock
Much like the accent wall, this DIY is a great way to add color to your home. While this specific approach goes in a bright and colorful direction, you can customize your clock however you please. Click here for a tutorial.
Plants are wonderful companions for any room, and hanging them from your ceiling gives them a really modern look. Whether you’re a great plant parent or you just get fake plants because you don’t want the maintenance, hanging plants will make your space more exciting. Click here for a tutorial.
Quarantine can be boring, but it also might lead you to some great creative discoveries. Whether you try one of these DIYs or you’ve become inspired to create your own DIY project, your living space is going to look better in no time.