Category Archives: Summer

Kids Crafts: Keep it Cool

We are well into the summer months, and the weather is definitely showing it. If your kids are feeling the heat, then they will love these creative ways to cool off. Craft with the kids and keep cool at the same time!

Ice Cream Play Dough

Ice Cream Play Dough

Store this fun dough in the refrigerator for a fun way to beat the heat. Kids of all ages will love squishing this cool dough with their hands and older kids can scoop their own ice cream cones without the sugar rush!

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Sliced Watermelon Party Invitation

By Card Making & Scrapbooking Contributor

Peg Rounds

From Peg’s Crafting Corner

Sliced Watermelon Party Invitation

It’s summer time and with this time of year comes fun parties and a favorite of many….watermelon!  What better way to combine your favorites than these sliced watermelon invitations for your guests?  They are quick and easy to make so you can invite a lot of people to come join the fun.

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Summer Wreaths

Check out our Craft Trends board on Pinterest!

Now that the 4th of July has passed and it’s time to take down all those red, white and blue decorations, you’re gonna need something to replace them. We’ve gotcha covered at CreateForLess with some super cute summer-ey wreaths! Here are my favorites from this weeks craft trends.

Pool Noodle Summer Wreath

Stripes, polka dots, AND chevron? I love mixing patterns and colors, so I am totally obsessed with this fun summer wreath. Get directions on how to make it from the link above.

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Flamingo Tote Bag

By General Crafts Contributor Victoria from the blog Dazzle While Frazzled.

Flamingo-fy a tote bag with an easy DIY fabric paint project.

DIY your own flamingo onto a summery tote.

Want to add some color and character to a summery tote bag? Bring on the tropics by adding flamingos, colorful flowers and tropical foliage to an otherwise plain bag. Easy-to-paint project, from novice to skilled.

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