I don’t have a teenager yet, but I can’t wait to move away from the glue sticks and crayons and do some more advanced crafts with my little ladies. I noticed that I have some fun tutorials that I can’t wait to do with my girls, so I thought I’d put together a list of ten favorites that I think they might like when they are a little older.
Easy DIY Instagram Photo Holder Social media was nonexistent when I was a teen, but this craft is a great one to make those Instagram photos come to life in a hard copy.
DIY Scented Candle Candles a great way to add a little décor in an older kid’s room or dorm. This tutorial will show you how to make scented candles in the container of your choice.
DIY Felt Tassel Key Chains I remember how excited I was to drive. I also recall that I wanted everyone to know that I could drive so I had not one or two but several keychains dangling around my keys!
How to Make Homemade Bath Salts This one makes a great gift for a best friend or parent. Make these bath salts in several colors and scents.
Easy Felt No Sew Bags These little DIY bags are great to hold so many things like pencils and school supplies or makeup and hair accessories.
Mango Pina Colada Lip Balm DIY One of my favorite tutorials, this lip balm smells and tastes great. You can put one in every backpack or purse or gift them away to friends.
Repurposed Brooch DIY Cell Phone Case EVERY teen has a cell phone. Collect some cool pieces of old jewelry and make your own personalized case.
Mod Podgeable Necklace and Matching Ring Tutorial Great for best friends, make matching necklaces and ring sets and personalize them with your own pictures or special messages.
DIY Wooden LOVE Sign Cute for bedroom or dorm room décor, this sign if fun to make. Personalize it with your favorite word or name.
Repurposed Cabinet Turned Jewelry Organizer For the teen crafter who wants to test out a drill, this easy DIY project is customizable and will hold all kinds of jewelry to keep your teen organized.