If life gives you lemons, use them for summer home decor! Lemons are the most popular citrus fruits and the most popular fruits for a fresh feel. It’s popular for cocktails, desserts and food, and also for decoration, nothing screams summer like lemons. Today I’m going to share some DIYs with lemons – real and fake – that will freshen up your home and make it summer-ready.
This completely artificial wreath looks very summery and refreshing and I love its bold look! Make it out of a wreath shape, some fake green, and white flowers and lemons. It looks colorful and summery and these lemons really refresh the look. It’s durable and won’t wither, so do one for your entry and say hello to summer!
Here’s another lemon wreath that consists of a hula hoop, some fake (or real) green, and fake lemons. The idea is just to attach all the material to the hula hoop, which can be wrapped or painted in a few colors beforehand. What a refreshing decoration for the summer!
You don’t have any supplies on hand? Make a lemon wreath out of paper! The whole piece is completely painted and looks pretty natural. Your children will be happy to realize this craft! Read on to learn how to make this cool painted lemon wreath to upgrade the room a little. Have fun doing handicrafts with children!
Here is another sweet lemon wreath for summer decorations. The item consists of a styrofoam wreath shape, some artificial lemons on a branch or artificial lemons and lots of green, as well as a chic and bold striped bow for a cuter look. Read how to make the whole piece and use it to freshen up the entrance.
No time to do handicrafts? Make this last minute wreath for your entrance decor! The whole piece is made of lemons or fake lemons, some wire and a clear yellow ribbon and looks really creative. If your guests are already coming, make it quick and easy and decorate your front door.
Feel at home with fresh summer scents that make a couple of lemon beeswax candles! It consists of beeswax and lemon essential oil – done! Just two ingredients and a few supplies of candles and you have a lovely smelling candle or a nice gift for someone you love.
These lemon beeswax candles are even cooler because they are made directly in lemon halves – a great idea for natural containers! Fill your home with adorable smells and make the decor more summery with these cool pieces!
Here are more lemon candles – lemon and lime candles to fill the house with fresh citrus scents. All candles are made in lemon and lime halves, which makes them perfect for any summer table setting. Read how to make them and then craft them for your home.
Make a simple beeswax candle using lemon essential oil and a usual jar that you have on hand. Lemon essential oil has many benefits including refreshment, toning, and more. Fill your home with this cheerful and bright aroma and feel like summer is already here.
These are not just common candles, but useful citronella candles! Make them with lemon halves, lemon balm, lemongrass oil, and citronella oil, and dried herbs. Protect your outdoor food and stay outside from all kinds of insects with these candles.
Towels and coasters
Made from transfer paper, a printed and usual neutral towel, these stylish vintage-inspired towels are sure to make your kitchen look more elegant and summery. It will take some time to make, but the result is worth it. Read the tutorial to find out how to make them.
These lemon print towels are much lighter and more colorful than the previous ones so you can customize them to spice up your kitchen and make it more cheerful. The craft is again about transfer paper and an inkjet printer, so the skills and basically the same. Enjoy!
What I love about these colorful coasters is that they are made from an unusual material: rope. No cork, no tiles, no wood or anything but rope. The pieces are shaped like lemon wedges and look fat and cool. Whether you’re making them to spice up your summer dishes or giving them away as gifts, it’s a great idea.
Perler beads are a popular material for making and you can make some lemon wedge coasters out of them. The idea is simple: when you work with beads, all you need is some press paper and an iron, and all the crafting doesn’t take much time. Enjoy!
If you want to sew, sew some nice felt coasters in the shape of lemon, orange, grapefruit and other slices. Make a colorful set of these coasters and brighten up your tea time or give them away. Although this craft will take some time to complete, it is a great and fun summer idea.
Fall leaves are a budget-friendly and cool source of decorations for fall. They immediately bring the desired autumn spirit and make your room look inviting and natural without spending a lot of effort or money. How do I use them for decoration? Here are a few ideas.
Autumn leaf arrangements
A fall leaf arrangement is the easiest way to upgrade your space for the season, and it's very easy to implement - anyone can do it! You can easily arrange your autumn leaf sprigs in a vase that matches your decor - a modern clear, vintage jug, large metal jug, or another. You can also create bold fall displays of fall leaves, pumpkins, pumpkins, and other stuff by using boxes, boxes, trays, and other stuff to display.
Autumn leaf garlands and wreaths
An autumn leaf garland or wreath is another cool and traditional idea to decorate your home for the coming season. It won't take much time. There are tons of tutorials out there on the internet on how to make decorations like this, and remember that when you use artificial decorations, you are getting super durable decorations too. Embellish your garlands and wreaths with lights to make your home shine.
Autumn leaf decorations
Other decorations for autumn leaves may include works of art, pumpkins wrapped or decorated with autumn leaves, candle lanterns with candles wrapped with leaves, or candle lanterns filled with autumn leaves and other things. There are many more ideas that you can realize and get inspired!