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7 Easy-Peasy DIY Projects for Lazy Afternoons

03/06/2015 05:34 am ET | Updated May 06, 2015

We at PureWow love a good DIY as much as the next gal. But those laborious, weekend-consuming endeavors aren't exactly our idea of a good time. That's why we went ahead and rounded up these seven projects, each one easy enough to pull off in a single sitting. And as for that "beginner level" dip-dyed ombre table-runner? Well, Martha wasn't built in a day.

Stamped Clay Jewelry Trays
All you need are oven-bake clay and a stamp or two to create these dainty little jewelry displays. Show me how.

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Rose Party Garland
A perfectly gorgeous and simple-to-achieve party decoration. Show me how.

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Repurposed Candle Holder
Breath new life (makeup holders! mini vases!) into finished candles with this simple trick. Watch the video.

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Tea Tin Herb Gardens
These adorable kitchen herb planters are an example of shabby-chic done right. Show me how.

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Hand-Stamped Tea Towels
Tea towels with a hand-made print make a lovely and thoughtful hostess gift. Watch the video.

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Painted Seashell Catchalls
Seashells + gold leaf = the prettiest bathroom sink catchall (or salt cellar) we ever did see. Show me how.

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Succulent Teacup Planters
Is a teacup not the sweetest home for a tiny windowsill succulent garden? Show me how.

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