Want to level up your creativity by following different feather craft ideas? Check out this list of feather crafts you and your family can bond over crafting at home.
RELATED: DIY Painted Feathers
Feather Craft Ideas Fun for the Whole Family
1. Feather Toothpick
Are your toothpicks too basic for your craft-loving fam? Try gluing colorful feathers on them to make them more lively and fun!
Your guests would be delighted to use them during your dinner party. These toothpicks can also serve as wall prints, fun embellishments glued on cards, and anything you can think of.
You only need four things for this craft:
- Washi tape
2. Feather Necklace
Planning to go to a bohemian-themed party but lack the accessories to wear? You can definitely DIY something suitable using easy feather crafts!
A colorful feather attached to your necklace with beads, pendants, and chains will be very pretty for your party. The steps are very simple, so it won’t take that long.
3. Feather Dream Catcher
You don’t want to miss showing off dream catcher at home with colorful feathers! A dream catcher may not live up to its expectations of filtering bad dreams, but it’s a wonderful decorative piece.
You can create a modern version of it using white materials, including the feathers. What’s interesting about this DIY dream catcher is you dip-dye the feathers in the color you want to create that unique finish.
4. Feather Garland
If you want to bring a little nature into your home, try making this feather garland. It’s the perfect decor for your wall, especially during fall, and you can simply keep it and use it again the next year.
You can use various feather colors to make the garland lively or use one color shade to give it a unique touch.
5. Gilded Feathers
Got nothing to do but have a lot of feathers laying around? It’s time you collect them and make something out of them!
Feathers can turn into pretty decor with the right color and finish, and that’s why you need this feather craft. The key to this creative idea is your paintbrush and liquid gilding.
You can even use silver paint to add more elegance to the gilded feathers. It’s all up to you how you style and color on the feathers just right.
6. Feather Hair Accessory
This pheasant feather craft is a wonderful accessory for summer, but why wait for the weather to get warmer to rock this look? You can wear this earthly accessory whenever you attend a nature- or boho-themed party.
This accessory makes an otherwise plain outfit look gorgeous. Make sure the length of this hair accessory complements your hair length, too!
7. Feather Fan
Whether you’re channeling a burlesque queen or a Victorian woman at tea, a feather fan adds a sense of “wow” to your outfit. You can even use the fan as a substitute for bridal attendants’ bouquets.
After making the fan, you can add accessories to it like beads, old costume jewelry, and ribbons.
8. Feathered Doll Dress
Adding feathers to an old-fashioned glamor is a unique way of amping up an outfit. If your daughter’s dolls or your own doll collections have outfits that look dull and very plain, level them up with feathers!
You can make a fancy feather dress like those worn by celebrities on the red carpet or even make a little a feather boa to place over the doll’s shoulders. Your fashion stylist skills will be put to test with this craft.
9. Feather Angel Wings
Halloween is still far off, but this feather craft is a perfect costume for the occasion.
You can save money with this if you start collecting feathers now and use them later for Halloween. The feather collection can include those that were already utilized in previous costumes.
It would be great to pair the wings with a feathered outfit!
10. Feather Cupid Arrow
Valentine’s Day is just over, but it’s a holiday that rolls around every year. This DIY feather craft is the perfect decor to add to your home on the said occasion.
You can tie the arrows like a garland and hang them on your wall or porch. You can also style them on the wall.
The possibilities of using the arrows as decor are endless!
11. Feather Earrings
It’s not surprising that feather earrings are popular today because they add glamor, style, and elegance to whoever wears them. You can wear these earrings in almost any occasion.
Make several pairs of these feather earrings so you have a variety to choose from whenever you want to go to a party or other types of events.
12. Feathered Pens
Like feather earrings, feathered pens are already popular, especially among students and working individuals. It brings back great memories from your childhood.
You can also add these pens to your office pen container for some color and fun. These feathered pens are a wonderful promotional gift that business owners can provide to their clients as well.
13. Feathered Trim
What’s great about this is you can remove the feathers later on, so it won’t get damaged when washing. You can also put the feathered trim on your other clothes for a unique touch.
14. DIY Ornament
It’s amazing how you can transform a glass ornament into something colorful and earthy. If you’re looking for peacock feather craft ideas, here’s one you should try!
Pink, teal, and green peacock feathers are great colors for an ornament. But, of course, you can always choose your favorites.
These ornaments are a magnificent decor for your home regardless of the occasion.
15. Feathered Crown
Many beautiful headdresses are already on the market today, but none quite as glamorous and whimsical as a feather crown. This feather craft is perfect for festive events where you want to have fun with friends.
Add beads and jewelry to the headdress for that extra touch!
Learn how to make a feather wall art in this video from Mark Montano:
These feather craft ideas will give you a variety of options to choose from, from house decor to accessories for all ages. Such a simple craft material can really inspire a ton of creativity!
What other DIY feather crafts can you share with us? Leave them in the comments section below!
- 11 Home Decor Accessories You Can DIY to Brighten Your Living Room
- DIY Pocahontas Costume Ideas You Can Try
- 13 Unique Bohemian Gypsy Dreamcatchers Perfect For Homemade Gifts