12/28/2011 02:54 pm ET | Updated Oct 11, 2012

The Best DIY Projects of 2011 (PHOTOS)

With the new year just around the corner, we thought it was time to look back on some of our favorite stories of 2011 and this time we're focusing on DIY projects! From Craft Of The Days to holiday projects to amazing makeovers, we've uncovered a ton of fantastic DIY ideas, so narrowing down to only ten was truly a challenge. Flip through the slideshow below for our favorite projects of 2011, and if you haven't made them yet, get your crafting supplies ready!