If you're looking to make some changes to your home this New Year, Pinterest is the place to go. Here you will find several DIY projects that are cheap and easy and that will transform your house into a cozy, modern home, not to mention many projects that will keep your little ones busy with excitement. Below are some of the best Pinterest Pins of 2015 that were selected by Popsugar.com.
1. Real Simple
This board – New Uses for Old Things - offers you clever ways to repurpose and use old items that will help make your life easier around the home. You will find genius new uses for many of your kitchen items – such as how to transform jam jars into a moss-and-fern countertop garden – to genius organizing tricks – such as how to use shoe boxes for underwear drawers.
2. Brit + Co
This board by Brit Moran offers some great fashionable and chic ideas from food to shoes. You can join chats and shop for different ideas and items to help make your life a little easier, including how to get organized with DIY belted storage totes or how to make watch wrap bracelets.
3. Learnvest: DIY It
Here you will find clever tips on how to organize your home and work place, along with some crafty DIY ideas on how to make festive ice cubes, unique ways to use old mason jars and some of the best DIY Halloween Candy recipes.
4. AllYou Mag: Smart Tips
This board is where you should go to find out some of the best ways to upcycle, reuse and repurpose some of your everyday items such as new surprising uses for dryer sheets, leftover coffee and binder clips. It will also give you tips on how to save money on electrical bills, school lunches and car maintenance.
5. Young House Love: Inspiring Things
From tips for painting your furniture to transforming votive candles, this board will help you tackle almost every project around the house. It will give you tips on how to create cute lego artwork for your kids room, how to create gold leaf cement pots or how to transform old books into a flower vase.
6. The 36th Avenue: Clean It
This board is packed with easy ideas to help you keep your home clean. You will learn how to get naturally clean laundry, how to clean your countertop with natural supplies and how to make your own window cleaner.
7. Jo-Anne Fabric and Craft Stores: Easy DIY Projects
This board features some of the best craft and sewing projects around. You will find out how to make your own personalized mug, how to create a kid's crate table and how to use cork letters and scraps of vintage wallpaper to make fun magnets.
8. A Subtle Revelry: Create
This board offers you several cool and cute craft ideas, along with tips on updating your kitchen towels and how to make your own unique handbag. You can learn how to make your own friendship bracelets – a great idea for a kids project – how to turn photos into watercolours and how to make emoji face cake toppers.It's a great board for kids and teens.
9. BuzzFeed DIY: DIY Projects
This board teaches you smart ways to upcycle and create unique things with easy-to-follow directions. You will find tips on how to make paper clip earrings, marble photo coasters, a cutting board with built-in herb planters and unique tassel keychains.
10. Follow Charlotte: DIY Crafts + Tutorials
This board will give you some great funky and chic DIYs that are perfect for your best friend or family members. Soon you will find yourself making your own balloon popsicles, origami tents for your kids or magnolia leaf garland. It's a great board to visit with your kids to find some projects that will keep you both busy for hours.