Here at MyChelle‘s Colorado headquarters, we can feel the seasons starting to change. The days are slowly growing warmer and longer, and we can’t help but feel excited for spring!

Whether or not the weather reflects the changing seasons near you, you can share in our anticipation and excitement with these fun and spring-y DIY ideas:

Gold Leaf Terracotta PotsThe Hunted Interior
With spring comes the inevitable urge to get outside – and also to bring the outdoors back inside with you! Make a more permanent (and sustainable) statement than a bouquet of fresh-cut flowers by creating a centerpiece of potted plants for your home. And while you’re at it, why not add a touch of glam in the form of these beautiful DIY gold leaf terracotta pots? The Hunted Interior provides easy step-by-step photo instructions and tips to help you personalize your own rustic yet upscale-looking pots. Use them to house fragrant herbs, colorful blooms, cacti – whatever suits your personality and/or décor!

IMG_8077Source: The Hunted Interior

Colorful Candles,
Babble has got a great round-up of 10 Colorful Spring DIY Projects – and we can’t wait to try some of them! We’re especially loving this arrangement of colorful handmade candles in matching painted candleholders. If you’ve never tried making your own candles, you may be surprised at just how easy (and fun!) it is. This project would be a great one to do as a group (or even with children) and it lends itself perfectly to springtime, as it can be done outdoors.


DIY Crepe Paper Flowers, HonestlyWTF
What better way to celebrate spring than with flowers? While there will soon be plenty growing right outside your door, that’s no reason not to make your own – and with colorful crepe paper, the options are seemingly endless! If you’re looking for something special to dress up your next dinner party or barbecue, try these bright and beautiful oversized blooms. They’re quick, easy and inexpensive to make – and they’re sure to make a statement.

crepeflower110Source: HonestlyWTF

For even more great spring-appropriate craft ideas, check out this list of 33 Irresistibly Spring DIY’s from BuzzFeed. From popsicles filled with edible flowers to moss-covered coasters to these lovely Spring Flower Votives by hellobee, the article is filled with fun projects that are sure to get your wardrobe, home and mindset ready for the new season.

Flower-Votives-6Source: hellobee

Did anything spark your interest? Which of these spring DIY projects are you most excited to try?

By Liana Orenstein