Some people take to the outdoors in the summer to soak up the sun or play in the pool, but for those of you who like to spend your summer free time tackling projects, these DIYs are just for you! Bring some color to your front steps or decorative accents to your living room with these fun and easy projects.

Tackle these seven simple DIYs that will kick off your summer!

1. Hammock Chair

Hang out in this hammock chair that you can make yourself! Follow this step by step tutorial to create your own cozy reading retreat this summer.

2. Snow Cone Garland

This cute garland is bound to make your heart melt! Colorful scoops of glittery ice fill these snow cones to create this summer garland.

3. Painted Mason Jars

The perfect painted planters for the transition from spring to summer, these dipped mason jars can be made within minutes!

4. Citrus Painted Tea Towel

When life gives you lemons, make a painted tea towel! These colorful citrus stamped towels only require a few lemons and paint.

5. Stamped Watermelon Doormat

Celebrate summer with this fruity DIY stamped doormat. Find out how to make your own, here.

6. Pineapple Planter

You can make a lot of things out of clay, but have you ever thought of making a clay pineapple planter? See how this pineapple planter came together to display one on your own shelf.

7. Paper Flowers

Sometimes the prettiest of flowers are made of paper. Great as decoration, learn how to make these paper flowers for your next party at home!

Which summer DIY will you be trying first? Let us know by commenting below!

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