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Top DIY Crafts & Hacks of 2015

Looking for the top DIY crafts and DIY hacks of the year? Keep reading for the 19 Top DIY Crafts of the year. Which one is your favorite?


Top DIY Craft Projects of 2015 | DIY Projects

As 2015 comes to a close, it’s time to look back on the year and remember the best. Hang around the web for more than few minutes, and you’re sure to come across best movie lists, best moments list, etc. I wanted to offer a best-of roundup that relates to me and my friends: best craft projects!

Read on to check out my favorite DIY crafts from the year. Just looking over them makes me nostalgic for all the crafting fun I had this year. And remember: just because they’re the picks for 2015 doesn’t mean you can’t do them in 2016 and for years to come.

DIY Projects For Teens:

1. How To Do Nail Tape Art

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Beautiful nail art made from nail tape. Details here.

Click here for more nail ideas.


2. How To Easily Stud Your Duds

Studded shoes for bedazzled style. Check it out here.


3. DIY Phone Cases You’ll Actually Want To Make

This craft, via Mr.Kate, shows you how to add the glitz to your phone case. Learn more here.


4. How To Make Letter Art With Thumb Tacks

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Make wall art out of dollar store finds! This craft uses styrofoam and thumbtacks. Learn how to make it here.

Want to write beautiful love letters? DIY them here!


5. How to Make Homemade Flower Crowns

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Make flower crowns for any occasion! Details here.

Like flowers? DIY your own paper flower garland here.


6. Tiny Succulent Cork Planters

This wine cork craft is a fun way to add a little green to your world. Check it here.

Like Gardening? You’ll love this.


7. Sharpie Mug Ideas (Cool gifts for your friends)

Make these beautiful mugs out of sharpie. They look like they’re hand painted, and they’re all one of a kind! What a great gift idea. Here’s how to do it yourself.


Sewing Hacks:

8. How to never run out of thread

Use serger thread so your spool will last longer. (The tread is not as strong, but great for delicate fabrics!). Check out more sewing hacks here.


9. How to fake a hem

Use bias tape to quickly finish a seam, or hem a hemline. Details here.


10. How to sew if you don’t own a sewing machine

In need of a quick stitch fix? Nothing a little super glue can’t solve.

Take our online sewing course here: How to Make a Dress


11. How to quickly mark your seam allowance

Stop eyeballing your seam allowance, get the perfect 5/8″ every time by stacking 3 pencils together. More Sewing Tips Here.


12. How to sew in the easiest zipper


Learn how to quickly sew in a zipper with ease. More sewing project Life Hacks here.


Home Decor | Man Cave Ideas:

13. How to Turn Suitcases into Wall Shelving

Saw vintage suitcases in half and hang on the wall like a shelf. View more here.


14. Create A Tiled Floor Using Pennies

Isn’t this the coolest floor ever? DIY your own with pennies and a sealant. Details here.

15. DIY Toilet Paper Holder That Everyone’s Talking About

Is your man cave’s restroom in need of a toilet paper holder? You’ll love this retro idea. Make it here.

Check out some DIY toilet paper roll crafts here.


Beauty Hacks:

16. How to Make MAC Lipstick Colors With Crayons

Watch this video and be amazed!


Tasty Camping Recipes

17. Breakfast Burger

This egg breakfast burger is too good to be true. Learn how to make this, and more, here.


18. Campfire Bacon

Bacon makes everything better. All your favorite camping recipes, in one place.


19.  Campfire Biscuits

Biscuits over the grill are a breakfast favorite. Learn how here.


Bam! Those are our top posts of the year! What are your favorites?

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