It may seem like summer is a long way off, but before you know it it’ll be here again! While it’s always best to live in the present and not worry about the past, it definitely does not hurt to try and recapture a bit of its dreamy splendor. Whether you miss the lazy summer evenings on the beach or just love the classic beach style and its cheerful allure, these DIY garlands are for you. Chic, smart and a great way to decorate your next pool party, these fabulous beach garlands definitely usher in the good times!
1. Cottage Seashell Wreath
If you are aiming for a laid back coastal look that has a slight rustic appeal to it, it doesn’t get any better than this lovely looking seashell wreath. What’s even better is that it doesn’t take much to make and a trip to your nearest beach should supply you with most things you need. A Beach Cottage gives you a step-by-step guide on how to get it done.
2. Starfish Garland
What could be more beachy than a garland that has been made out of starfish! Check out this fantastic design from A Little Claireification to make your own.
3. Glass Float Summer Wreath
This lovely summer wreath crafted by Sand and Sisal will make a wonderful addition to your garden fence or front door all year long. It doesn’t take much to make one either making it a perfect project for those who have little time to spare.
4. Oyster Shell Garland
If you love oysters, you’ll love this oyster garland from Once Wed. This will certainly make a stunning feature and will be fun to make as well. From acting as a decorative piece for your outdoor dinner party to adding flair to the fireplace mantle, this garland does it all!
5. Beach Ball Garland
Who doesn’t love beach balls? What better way to celebrate the beachy theme than by making your own beach ball garland? Check out this idea from Studio DIY who have strung together colorful mini beach balls to create a cool garland. You can obviously improvize and craft something every more funky.
6. Summer Beach Rock Wreath
Going to the beach often involves picking up cool rocks of various shapes and sizes at some point. So why not use these rocks to create the ideal beach wreath that you can hang with pride on your front door? This smart design from Silly Pearl does just that and will make a wonderful feature in your home as well.
7. Cocktail Umbrella Wreath
Design Improvised gives the beach-inspired garlands an intoxicating and fun twist by tapping into the beauty of cocktail umbrellas. This one is another hit at the pool parties and makes for a cool decorative piece in the beach style teen bedroom as well.
8. Simple Starfish Wreath
This starfish wreath from Crafts Unleashed is a simple, but visually appealing design that won’t take too much of your time. If you’re on a budget or want to make a simple beach wreath, then this creation is the one for you!