4 DIY Ideas for the New Year

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It’s that time of year again! With the new year, come resolutions. Along with promises to eat better and exercise more, many people also vow to be more creative. If you’re one of those people who wants to start making diy projects at home but don’t know where to begin, this article is for you. Here are four diy ideas for the new year so you can get started on your diy project resolutions right away!

1) Make your own furniture using simple tools like a saw or power drill

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You’ll never have to worry about finding that perfect piece of furniture at just the right price again if you make it yourself! Plus, most DIYers say they find crafting furniture relaxing and therapeutic. So grab some diy plans and get to work!

2) Make diy jewelry

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Who doesn’t love diy jewelry? With just a few diy crafts and supplies, you can make diy necklaces, earrings and diy bracelets that will blow everyone away. Make them for yourself or give them as gifts. Either way, you’ll get tons of compliments on your diy jewelry.

3) Create diy printable home decor

If diy wallpaper is too complicated, try diy printable wall art instead. These diy crafts are super easy and all you need to get started is a printer! So grab some diy ideas and create diy prints that are perfect for your diy bedroom, diy living room or diy bathroom.

4) Make diy candles

Many people are looking for diy ideas to help them save money. One way that many diyers have found success is with making diy candles. Diying your own candles is an inexpensive and fun project that can be done in a variety of different ways. The following article will provide you with the basics on how to make diy candles as well as four diy candle ideas for the new year!

There are many ways to make diy candles, but one of the easiest and most popular methods is by using soy wax and wick. To start out, gather together all of your supplies including a glass jar or vase, water, measuring cup (to measure 1/2 cup of water), diy candle wick, diy soy wax and essential oil (optional). Once you have all of your supplies, simply fill the glass jar or vase half way with diy soy wax and add in 3-4 drops of diy candle scented oil. Be sure to stir the diy soy wax well so that it is well mixed.

Next, all you need to do is cut diy candle wick tabs so that each diy candle wick has one diy soy wax diy scented oil covered tab. Then, stick the diy candle wicks into the diy soy wax mixture and hold it in place until the diy candle wick diy scented oil soaked tab stays standing up.


Now that you have some diy ideas for the new year, it’s time to craft! If you’re not sure how to diy anything, don’t worry. You can find diy instructions just about anywhere on the web. Just type your diy project into Google and choose from diy videos, diy articles or diy photos to get diy instructions. Then, diy it up!

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