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55 Beach Crafts That Will Transport You to Seaside

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Close your eyes and imagine the soothing sound of waves crashing against the shore, the warm sun on your skin, and the gentle sea breeze in your hair. Now, imagine bringing that feeling of paradise into your own home with these 10 beach-themed crafts.

From seashell wind chimes to candle holders, these DIY projects will transport you to the seaside without ever leaving your front door.

So grab your crafting supplies and get ready to turn your living space into a beachside retreat.

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Seashells DIY ideas

A few easy idea to make a beautiful decoration and crafts with the shells you collected walking along the beach.

One idea is to create your own seashell wind chimes allows you to incorporate natural elements into your decor while also adding a personal touch to your space.

You also use seashells as wall decorations, or ornaments.

Seashore Wind chimes

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Painted seashells

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Clay shells ornaments DIY

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Seashells art idea (via Pinterest)

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DIY Seashell book

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DIY Seashells wall gallery

Crafts with Sea Glass

For a unique and whimsical beach craft idea, consider making your own Beach Glass Lanterns. These charming lanterns are easy to create and will bring a soft, coastal glow to any room in your home.

Simply gather some smooth beach glass in assorted colors and sizes, along with a glass jar or lantern holder.

Arrange the beach glass pieces inside the jar, filling it up about halfway. Place a tea light or LED candle inside the jar, and watch as the light shines through the colorful glass, creating a soothing and magical ambiance reminiscent of a beach sunset.

Get creative with your Beach Glass Lanterns by experimenting with different shapes and sizes of glass pieces, or by mixing in shells and sand for added texture.

Once you’re finished, display your lanterns on a mantle, patio table, or even hang them from tree branches for an enchanting outdoor display.

These Beach Glass Lanterns make a lovely addition to any beach-themed decor and are sure to transport you to a paradise by the sea.

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Easy DIY Sea glass lantern

You can also use colored sea glass to make other crafts, such as candle votive, wall decorations, or wind chimes.

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Easy sea glass candle votive

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DIY Sea glass wind chimes

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Beach glass lantern idea (via Pinterest)

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Sea glass wall decoration

Driftwood Crafts Inspiration

Create your own stunning pieces of art using weathered driftwood collected from the shore.

Whether you arrange the pieces into a mosaic, glue them together to form a unique sculpture, or simply hang them as is on your wall, driftwood art adds a touch of natural beauty and coastal charm to any space.

Let your creativity flow as you design your own personalized driftwood wall art that will remind you of the soothing sounds of the ocean and the feeling of warm sand beneath your feet.

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DIY Driftwood mirror

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Driftwood orb tutorial

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Driftwood wall hanging DIY

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Driftwood Vase DIY

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Driftwood orb DIY

Beach Crafts: How to make Coastal Coasters

Coastal coasters are a delightful addition to any beach-themed decor. These charming coasters bring a touch of the coast to your coffee table and protect it from pesky water rings.

With a simple DIY project using sand dollars, rope, or resin, you can create a set of coasters that will transport you to paradise every time you set down your drink. The natural beauty of the beach materials make these coasters both decorative and functional.

Get ready to impress your guests with these handmade treasures that capture the essence of the beach in your home.

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Nautical rope coasters DIY

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Easy shell and sea glass Coasters

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DIY Beach resin coasters

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Nautical Coasters

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DIY Sand dollar coasters

Seaside Succulent Terrariums

These miniature gardens encapsulate the calming essence of the beach with their lush green succulents, sand, and sea glass accents.

The simple act of creating and caring for a terrarium can be therapeutic, providing a moment of tranquility in your day.

Display these charming terrariums on a windowsill or shelf to add a touch of coastal charm to any room in your home.

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Shell and succulent terrarium

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DIY Sand art terrarium

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Glass moss aquarium

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DIY Beach terrarium

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DIY Shell planter

Easy Beach Crafts ideas with Nautical Rope

Crafting a Nautical Rope Basket is a fun and practical way to bring a touch of coastal flair into your home.

The natural texture and nautical feel of the rope will instantly transport you to the seaside, while the basket itself can be used for storing blankets, towels, or beach essentials.

Whether you’re looking to add a touch of beachy charm to your living room or need a stylish storage solution for your beach house, this DIY project is sure to do the trick.

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DIY Rope Basket

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How to make a monkey fist

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Nautical rope napkin rings

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DIY Rope mirror

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Rope side table idea

Beach Towel Tote Bag

For a practical and stylish accessory to bring with you to the beach, consider making a Beach Towel Tote Bag.

This versatile tote can hold all your beach essentials like sunscreen, sunglasses, and a good book, while also doubling as a cute beach towel to lay out on the sand.

These beach crafts are easy to make, with a few simple steps and some creativity, you can have a personalized tote bag that will make you feel like you’re always on vacation.

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DIY Canva beach bag (no sew)

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DIY Circle beach bag

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Hat tote bag sewing pattern

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Free beach bag pattern

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DIY Rope bag

Shell-Encrusted Picture Frame

To continue adding a touch of the beach to your home decor, try crafting a Shell-Encrusted Picture Frame.

This DIY project involves gathering an assortment of shells in different sizes and shapes, and gluing them onto a plain picture frame for a beachy, coastal look.

Display your favorite photos in these personalized frames to bring a little piece of seaside into your home.

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How to make a shell frame

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Driftwood frame DIY

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Seashell frame DIY

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DIY Seashell shadow box

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Seashell photo frame DIY

Beach Candle and Candle Holders

For a soothing and beachy atmosphere in your home, consider crafting candles or Ocean Wave Candle Holders.

These DIY candles can be made by layering different shades of blue and white sand in glass jars or candle holders, mimicking the calming motion of ocean waves.

Add a tealight candle on top to create a serene glow that will transport you to a seaside paradise.

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Under the ocean DIY Candle

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DIY seashell candle

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Seashell Candle DIY

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DIY Driftwood Candle

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How to make a shell candle holder

DIY Coastal Wreath

Why not try your hand at creating a DIY Coastal Wreath? This craft brings the beauty of the beach right to your front door.

Using materials like driftwood, seashells, and twine, you can fashion a stunning wreath that captures the essence of the coast.

Hang it on your door or use it as a centerpiece for a truly beachy feel in your home. The DIY Coastal Wreath is a fun and creative way to infuse your space with seaside charm.

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DIY Nautical rope Wreath

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Sea glass wreath DIY

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DIY Coastal Wreath

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Seashell wreath DIY

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DIY starfish wreath

Sand crafts

Sand is an easy material to work with, you can use it to cover a planter, or candles. You can also mix it with clay to create any kind of seaside ornaments.

These ideas are simple yet effective in bringing the beach vibe into your home or event space.

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Sand planter DIY

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Sand clay handprint DIY

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Sand letters DIY

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Sand bowl idea

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Beach themed Candle DIY

Incorporate the calming essence of the beach into your home with these 10 DIY beach-themed crafts. From seashell wind chimes to driftwood wall art, each project offers a unique touch of seaside charm.

So grab your supplies, unleash your creativity, and let these crafts transport you to a paradise of relaxation and tranquility.

Dive into the world of coastal decor and make your living space a refreshing retreat that will soothe your soul every day.

Embrace the coastal vibes and start crafting your way to a home filled with the serenity of the sea.

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