14 Projects to Enjoy this Summer
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14 Projects to Enjoy this Summer

Difficulty Intermediate
Budget £10 - £30
Time 1/2 day +

Discover incredible ideas for summer crafts, perfect for enjoying on sunny days! We've selected some of the best projects to get stuck into – including party décor, upcycling your wardrobe and even making unique clay pots.

These projects can take from as little as an hour to a whole afternoon. For as long as you've got the time, settle in for some crafting fun.

All projects come with a step-by-step tutorial and pictures to help you bring these summer craft ideas to life. If you’re crafting with your kids, some adult supervision may be needed with the fiddlier projects.

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How to Make Flag Bunting

Follow our simple tutorial to craft traditional flag bunting and prepare to get lost in sewing! This will be the perfect way to spruce up your garden parties or transform the kids' den. 

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How to Make Ice Cream Party Hats

Make it a summer filled with ice cream treats, with adorable ice cream party hats to continue the trend! Your mini makers will love making and wearing them.

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How to Make Scallop Bunting

Put a different spin on a classic with colourful scallop bunting that’s a perfect project if you’ve stocked up on summer fat quarters!

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How to Make an Ice Cream Cake

Celebrate the beautiful sunny weather by creating this showstopping and delicious ice cream-themed funfetti cake.

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How to Make Clay Pots

Craft the perfect clay pots for your plants! It’s the perfect way to refresh the botanicals in your home or perhaps create a handmade gift for a loved one.

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How to Upcycle Your Wardrobe with Tie-Dye

Add some colour to your wardrobe by upcycling an old white t-shirt or a pair of jeans with tie-dye this spring and summer! 

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How to Make Swallowtail Bunting

This bunting project is fun for so many reasons! Whether you’re looking to spruce up the decorations for a summer party or decorate the kids’ den, the colourful bunting will certainly brighten up dull spaces.

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How to Make a Cherry Tablecloth

Add some beautiful cherry prints to your plain tablecloth and create the perfect summer décor for dinner parties and lunches in the garden with family and friends. 

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How to Make Ice Cream Cake Pops

Follow this quick, simple and fun baking project to create super-cute and delicious ice cream cake pops. Using our colourful range of Deco Melts, this easy-to-follow recipe is perfect to make and enjoy with your little ones!

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6 Garlands to Make Using Craft Scraps

Repurpose your craft scraps in a creative way! Choose from six garland ideas that will brighten up your home and bring you plenty of creative fun. 

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