20 of the most simple crafts for everyone


It is not necessary to have a special gift in order to make something beautiful and unusual. If you know some tricks, it is quite possible to make a beautiful decoration for a house or a gift, making a minimum of effort and using very few materials.

Here are just a small part of the simple crafts that can make absolutely anyone:

Autumn candles

You will need:

  • leaves (real or artificial)
  • PVA glue (or mod podge),
  • brush or sponge,
  • bank,
  • alcohol,
  • a thread.

1. Alcohol wipe the jar to get rid of fat.

2. Apply glue to the jar.

3. Use straight leaves to decorate the jar.

4. Glue for decoupage can grease glued leaves.

5. Add a thread and a candle for beauty.

Painted cup

You will need:

  • oily markers,
  • cardboard,
  • scissors.

1. Cut a stencil of any pattern or letter out of cardboard.

2. Attach the stencil to the cup and start applying points around it with markers of different colors.

Painted jars

You will need:

  • bank,
  • alcohol (for cleaning cans),
  • acrylic paints,
  • decorations (flowers).

1. Clean the jar with alcohol.

2. Paint the jar in any color and leave to dry.

3. You can add a marker with a marker (in this case, a relief is applied to the bank, which is erased).

4. Insert the flowers into the vase.

Colored sneakers

You will need:

  • fabric marker
  • white (light) sneakers,
  • pencil.

1. Pencil draw the desired pattern on the sneakers.

2. Circle the drawing with a marker and start coloring as you like.

Crafts made from wine corks

You will need:

  • wine corks
  • paper,
  • pencil,
  • Super glue.

1. Draw on paper any simple form - in this example it is a heart shape.

2. Begin to glue the corks to each other (apply glue only on the sides, do not apply at the ends, so as not to glue them to the paper), putting them on the drawing in order to finally get a heart shape.

Scarf-out of the old T-shirt

You will need:

  • old / unnecessary shirt
  • scissors,
  • thread and needle (sewing machine).

1. Cut off the left and right edges of the shirt (see picture). The width of the shirt after that will be 35 cm.

2. Cut a small part from the bottom and top (where the neck).

3. Sew both halves from the inside, and you will have a scarf.

Bright vases from glass bottles

You will need:

  • watercolor paints,
  • bottles,
  • bowl and tassel (if necessary),
  • syringe (if necessary).

1. Pour some paint into the bowl. You can mix several colors to get a different color.

2. Pour paint into the bottle. It is more convenient to do this with a syringe - draw paint into the syringe, and then inject it into the bottle.

3. Turn the bottle so that the paint covers the entire glass inside.

4. Turn the bottle over and leave it in that position in the sink - excess paint will leak out.

5. When the paint is dry, you can add water to the vase and insert flowers into it.

Towel dryer

If you have an old staircase, you can clean it, if necessary, treat it with emery paper and even paint it. After that, you can put it in the bathroom to hang towels.

Garland of paper cups

You will need:

  • paper cups,
  • ordinary garland,
  • knife or scissors.

  1. Make a cross-cut in each cup.
  2. Insert a garland light bulb into each hole.
  3. Decorate the garland room.

Golden canvas

Even if you are not able to draw at all, you can make a very beautiful project and decorate the interior with it.

You will need:

  • 2 white canvases
  • gold, blue and orange acrylic paint,
  • sponge brush
  1. Paint each canvas with 2-3 layers of gold paint - after each layer let the paint dry.
  2. Using a sponge brush, start painting the canvases. One will be blue and the other orange. Make some lines shorter, others longer.

Multicolored keys

If you have several identical keys from different locks, use nail polish to paint them. Thereby you will know what key from what lock.

Colored candle holders

You will need:

  • wide glass and narrow glass (or vases of different sizes),
  • Super glue,
  • food coloring,
  • candle.
  1. Put a small glass in a large one, and fasten both with glue - apply glue on the bottom of a small glass.
  2. Pour water into the gap between the cups and add food coloring.
  3. Put a candle inside a small glass.

Bulb vase

You will need:

  • light bulb
  • pliers,
  • screwdriver,
  • wire (if necessary)
  • cover for the base of the vase (if necessary),
  • Super glue,
  • gloves and specials glasses (to protect hands and eyes).

  1. Using pliers, remove the tip of the bulb.
  2. Use a screwdriver or pliers to remove excess glass at the base. You may have to get rid of several layers of glass - be careful and attentive.
  3. Glue the bulb to the base (plastic cover).
  4. The light bulb can also be hung - use wire for this.
  5. You can complicate the task and add an LED light bulb. For this, in addition to the light bulb, you will need small batteries. All instructions can be seen in the video:

Ghost pattern on T-shirt

You will need:

  • wide duct tape
  • light T-shirt
  • scissors.

1. Cut out the details of your ghost from masking tape (eyes and mouth, for example)

2. Glue all the details carefully to the T-shirt.

Congratulations from the keyboard

Such a greeting is very easy to do. All that is needed for this is the usual keyboard keys.