5 Natural Crafts To Brighten Up Your Spring

by Lily Myers

We made it! Winter’s finally over, daylight saving time is here, and we can welcome in spring with open arms. It’s seriously time to bring in some brand new energy— and we’ve collected some simple crafts to help you do just that. Brighten up your space with these fun and springy projects, with a little help from good ol’ mother nature.

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1. Homemade Natural Fruit & Vegetable Dyes

Nothing says “Hello, spring!” like injecting some color into your wardrobe. This easy DIY from Popsugar tells you exactly how to brew your own natural dyes from leftover produce you’ve got lying around. Experiment with different fruits and veggies for a variety of beautiful colors.


2. Macrame Hanging Planter

Bring the outdoors in! Keeping live plants in your space boosts your mood and nurtures your inner green thumb. Turn your house into a greenhouse with this cute hanging planter project from Chichidee Handmade.

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3. Natural Relaxing Bath Salts

Self-care is always in style, but it’s especially important when we’re waking up from the groggy months of winter and need our glow back. This easy recipe for bath salts from Modern Hippie Housewife will have you feeling refreshed & rejuvenated. Winter? What winter?

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4. Bright Daisy Wreath

Wreaths aren’t just for the holidays. Bring spring right to your doorstep with this easy wreath from On Sutton Place. Use daisies or the flower of your choice to welcome in guests (and yourself). You’ll smile every time you come home.

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5. Natural Bug Repeller Candle

With the warmth, of course, come the bugs. But you don’t have to resort to harmful chemicals; a citronella candle is an easy, natural way to keep the bugs at bay. Get a jump on your bug protection with this project from BLDG 25. You’ll never have to take the party inside again!

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