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25 Summer DIY Projects

25 Summer DIY Projects

I’ve mentioned before that I adore Summer!  This week is the 4th of July and in order to have a little R&R with my family, I’m taking the week off of blogging.  Just so you won’t miss me too much, here are 25 summer DIY projects from the Polka Dot Chair!  From sewing, to scrapbooking to home projects there’s a little bit of something for everyone.

Beach Bound Straw Tote Tutorial

1. Beach Bound Straw Tote

Fun Luggage Tags

2. Fabric Luggage Tags

Sunglasses Case to Sew

3. “Sunnies” Sunglasses Case

Pom Pom Zipper Pull Tutorial

4. Pom Pom Zipper Pulls

Instagram Mini Scrapbook Tutorial and free printable for the cover!

5. Instagram Mini Scrapbook

Pool Rules Sign,  make from a old window

6. Pool Rules Sign made from Old Window

Scrappy Skirt Tutorial

7. Scrappy Skirt Tutorail

Maxi Dress Tutorial

 8. Summer Maxi Dress

Summer Scrapbook Ideas

9. Scrapbooking Summer

DIY Stone Fire Pit

10. Build Your Own Fire Pit

Summer Dress Made from Two T-shirts

11. Summer Dress made from 2 t-shirts


12. Summer Pillows with free Pattern

How to Hang Outdoor Curtains

13. How to Hang Outdoor Drapes

Flip Book Mini Scrapbook Album

14. Flip Book Mini Vacation Album

Girls Maxi Dress Tutorial

15. Girls Maxi Dress

Zippered Wet Pouch made from a Shower Curtain

16. Zippered Wet Pouch made from a shower curtain

Tiered Pillowcase Dress Sewing Pattern

17. Tiered Pillowcase Dress Tutorial

Tips for creating an outdoor room

18. Create an Outdoor Room

On the Go Reading Pillow Tutorial

19. On The Go Summer Reading Pillow Tutorial

Wrap skirt made from Fat Quarters

20. Fat Quarter Skirt Tutorial

Retro Travel Bag Sewing Pattern

21. Retro Travel Bag Tutorial

Lego Zip Pouch

22. Zippered Lego Pouch

Madras Skirt Tutorial

23. Madras Plaid Skirt Tutorial

Smash Book Travel Album

24. Smash Book Travel Album

Easy Pinwheel Tutorial

25. Easy Paper Pinwheel Tutorial 

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  1. Thank you for sharing your DIY projects. You have so many to keep me motivated!

  2. Pingback: Sew Thankful Sunday, 07.07.2013 - The Crafty Quilter

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