Inside: DIY Projects for Teens.
We have come up with 43 of the best DIY projects for teens. From fashion, style, decor and everything in between, this list is our top picks for all things creative for your unique teen! I love seeing my kids express themselves through creativity, but sometimes they need a little guidance on where to start and these DIYs for teens are perfect inspiration.
Fun DIY Projects for Teens
Painted Paper Floral Wreath: Creating a pretty wreath for summer is simple with paper and paints. I often find real floral wreaths hard to create and short-lasting in their life span, so this paper version is perfect to adorn my front door this summer. And I don’t even need a green thumb to make it!
Sparkle Tumbler: Save the earth and do it fabulously with these sparkle tumblers, see how to make them here!
Galaxy Shoes: This fun DIY is out of this world! With just a pair of shoes, some fun colored sharpies and a little glitter glue, you can create these amazing DIY galaxy shoes.
DIY Watermelon Mason Jars: We all love a festive moment, these fruity mason jars are perfect for a desk, or to store makeup brushes.
Easy DIY Pineapple Candles: Making your own candle is a great project for teens and they will love the pineapple scent for summer.
Ice Dyeing: We are obsessed with this fun project for teens, you can create everything from shirts, pillowcases to sheets and headbands. It is such a fun DIY and even better on those warm summer days.
Rainbow Mug Cake: If you’re looking to have your fun and eat your cake too, then this Rainbow mug cake is the perfect DIY for you! It’s easy as 1-2-3, literally.
DIY Crafts for Teens
Marbled Ring Dish: These DIY crafts for teens make the perfect gift for your bestie or a fun pop of color for any space. All you need is some clay and creativity, see how to make them here!
Sequin Crown: Feeling fabulous? These sequin crowns are the perfect DIY craft for teens and make a perfect birthday hat for the birthday queen.
Fabric Covered Books: They may not want to think about books during the summer, but they can do this fun craft to cover journals too.
Mini Letter Balloons: Celebrate all of life’s fun moments with this easy to make Mini Letter Balloons.
Lavender Sugar Scrub: Teens love to feel pampered but need to do it on a budget. Have them make their own sugar scrub. Enough for some of their friends too.
No-Sew Pom Pom Sweater: School is starting soon and this no-sew pom pom sweater is the cutest DIY for teens!
Marquee Letters: These are one of my favorite DIY crafts for teens. I think they bring such a fun and bright vibe to any space.
Teen Girls DIY’s
Hanging Macrame: Who else loves that macrame has made a comeback? I love all the different ways to create fun yarn wall hangers and I think they are the perfect DIY for teens.
DIY Bath Bombs: Another way for your teen to feel more pampered at home. Try these DIY bath bombs.
DIY Scrunchies: One of my favorite trends these days is a good hair accessory. And I love this DIY project for teens. They are super easy to make are the perfect DIY for summer.
Anthropologie Inspired Headbands: As I said before, we love a good hair accessory, and these anthro inspired headbands are a must for any DIY teen.
10 Minute Lip Balm: If they can’t buy their own makeup, have them make it themselves.
DIY Bracelet Holder: Another one of my favorite DIY projects for teens is this bracelet holder! It’s colorful, fun and great for keeping their space pretty and clean.
Tassel Necklaces: Looking for the perfect DIY accessory to make a BFF these monochromatic tassel necklaces are the perfect DIY for teens.
Phone Cord DIY: Fancy up your phone cord with this easy and ADORABLE wrapped charger cord! See how here!
Donut Soap: Any scented soap would be fun to make but for some reason, donuts make washing your hands so much more fun.
Photo Holders: I don’t know about you but I always had pictures galore as a teen! These photo holder DIY project ideas for teens are some of my favorite ways to spruce up a teens space, without having 100 pictures taped to the wall.
Best Bedroom DIY’s
Pom Mouse Pad: Dress up their desk area with this fun and unique DIY mouse pads.
Knot Pillow: I love a good throw pillow! These DIY knot pillows are so cute and fun to make for any teen. They add that fun teenage flair to any space!
Lamp Shade: We all know that teens love having a space to call their own, a place they feel like they can express themselves fully! That is why I love fun bedroom DIYs for any teen. And this DIY lampshade is one of my all-time, its a creative way to express their personal style.
Gold Foil Letter Art: A fun and easy way to decorate their room. They can make their name, initials, or just a fun saying.
Colorful Light Garland: Add a fun pop of color to your teen’s space with this fun ping-pong light garland.
Animal Bookends: These adorable animal bookends are super easy to make. I mean I might be making them in the next week because I am obsessed.
Jewelry Display: Okay, I am in LOVE with this DIY jewelry holder! It’s cute and keeps your teen organized.
Pom-Pom Rug: I am a sucker for a good Pom-Pom DIY, and this Pom-Pom Rug is defiantly one of my favorites.
Chunky Arm Knit Throw: Teens love giant blankets and now they can easily make their own with this easy DIY tutorial.
Art Projects for Teens
Paint BY Numbers: We have created the perfect adult paint by numbers that make the BEST DIY decor.
Nail & Thread Art: This is one of my favorite DIY project for teens! I love these nail & thread letter art! They make the best art projects for any teens space.
DIY Faux Crystals: These unique crystals are a great accessory to any teens space. This is such a unique DIY idea for teens.
Moon Phase Art: You can make so many things with air dry clay. One of my favorites is this fun, Moon Phase Art! It makes the perfect wall hanger and DIY decor.
Ice Cream Painted Pots: Yes, ICE. CREAM. PAINTED. POTS. They are the cutest little plant pots that you will ever see, promise.
Egg Carton Flower Mirror Frame: Help your teen glam up their room with this fun flower frame tutorial.
Pom Pom Wall Hanging: This Pom Pom hanger is giving me LIFE, and is one of the best DIY projects for teens.
Sharpie Mug: Grab a few favorite sharpies and they can knock mugs for everyone in the family.
Wow, now that is a lot of inspiration! Let us know what your favorite DIY projects for your teen are.
P.S. 17 brilliant craft ideas your teen will also love and a few more fun environmentally-friendly DIY!