It’s time for a new year, and that means it is time to reminisce and look back over 2016. Today, we want to revisit the top 16 DIY projects of the year and bring you an inspirational DIY roundup in the process. Rev your imagination and let your creativity flow!

A collection of the top DIY projects and craft ideas from Life With Lorelai in 2016. We know you will enjoy this DIY roundup. It's the best of the best!


Top 16 DIY Projects of 2016

A DIY Roundup from Life With Lorelai


We’ll start with number 16 and work our way to the number one DIY project on the blog this past year.



Origami Card Holder

Learn how to make you very own Origami Business Card / Gift Card Holder! It's fun and easy project that actually has many uses. Enjoy.



Custom Wire Basket

DIY Custom Wire Basket - Learn to make your own custom sized wire baskets. A great DIY for organization and decor.



Farmhouse Scale Makeover

Give your home decor a little farmhouse style with this scale makeover. An easy DIY project. Update the old treasures in your home.



Discount Store Vase to Outdoor Lighting

From discount store to outdoor treasure with Vases turned Outdoor Lighting.



Solar Lamp – Beautiful Outdoor Decor

Add style to your outdoor living with this easy DIY project. Light up your evenings on the patio with a Solar Lamp.



Guest Room Charging Station

Turn an old bread box into a Guest Room Charging Station



Wooden Garden Sign

Add a little whimsy and humor with an easy DIY wooden sign for your garden.



Easy Table Runner

Create a unique table runner to fit any party theme with this easy DIY project.



Hoot Owl Craft & Centerpiece

Make your own Hoot Owl Craft centerpiece and celebrate Fall. This fun and easy DIY project uses cupcake liners and cardboard tubes, Perfect for Autumn. AD



How To Loom Knit A Scarf

A step-by-step video tutorial on how to loom knit a scarf. An easy project for yourself, as a gift, or to donate. Layer On Love with Coca-Cola and One Warm Coat®. Pay it Forward, Random Act of Kindness. AD



Wooden Beach Marquee Sign

Bring the beach to your home with this light-up wooden marquee sign DIY.



Car Care & Basic Road Trip Kit




Loom Knit Yarn Ball Cat Toy

Learn how to loom knit a yarn ball cat toy. Watch the video tutorial.



Sports Button Display

Make your child a star in your home with this easy DIY display for their sports buttons.



Sidewalk Chalk Tutorial

Create your own art and Easter Tradition with Sidewalk Chalk and this easy tutorial.



Haunted Mirror

Make your own spooky Halloween decor with this DIY Haunted Mirror.


2016 has been a creative and crafty year! We look forward to sharing more wonderful DIY projects and craft ideas with you in the coming year. Happy New Year to you and yours!





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