9 Easy Weekend Project Ideas That Anyone Can Do

Easy weekend project ideas

9 Easy and Fun DIY Weekend Projects

Have you ever had a weekend where you wanted to spice up your home somehow, but didn’t know what to do? Or maybe you have a list of all the improvements you want to make to your home, but it is so overwhelming you just didn’t know where to start?

Well, I have compiled a list of 9 easy weekend projects that can give you some inspiration to improve your home or can give you some direction to help you start checking things off that to-do list. Seriously, these project ideas are super easy and pretty inexpensive.

1. DIY Backyard Seating

Backyard seating weekend project

Backyards can be pretty tricky to improve and the thought of trying can be very daunting. But 2 Boys + 1 Girl = One Crazy Mom gives you the step by step for making a simple backyard bench. It is seriously so cute and can be done in one weekend!

2. DIY Kitchen Update with Shiplap

Shiplap kitchen project

Shiplap is the best and is seriously so cute. It’s such a simple way to update your kitchen just a little. Thank you Craft Create Cook for this easy weekend project!

3. Weekend Crochet Afgan

Easy weekend afghan free crochet pattern

I have never crocheted before, but this is so cute that I am going to learn how. For those that do crochet, let me know how this weekend project went! Thank you, Baby to Boomer for this beautiful pattern!

4. $15 Rustic DIY Bench

Frugal rustic bench

Not only is this weekend project super cute, but it is also super inexpensive. If you are wanting to update your home, you have to start with this one! Thank you The Happier Homemaker!

5. Vintage Chair Makeover

Vintage chair makeover project

If you have an old chair that you have been wanting to throw out or update somehow but didn’t know where to start… this is for you! Thank you The Happier Homemaker for this beautiful update and idea!

6. DIY Clay Essential Oil Diffuser Necklace

DIY essential oil diffuser necklace

If you love essential oils as I do, then this project is also a must! It’s so simple and easy! You can also make these as gifts for your friends, or do it with your kids. Thank you Happy Mothering!

7. Weekend DIY Windowbox

Weekend window box project

Here is another weekend project that you can do if you are unsure of how you can update your home. This is so cute and simple. Plus if you make this in the summertime, you can plant flowers in your newly made window box right away! Thank you Premeditated Leftovers!

8. Mini Succulent Planter DIY

DIY succulent planter box

This is seriously the cutest thing ever. Not only is this a simple weekend project, but you could make so many of these and give them as gifts to your friends and family. I can’t wait to try this one! Thank you The Cottage Market!

9. Easy Pom Pom Garland

Quick and easy pom pom garland

This weekend project is so awesome because it’s simple and so cute! It gives just the right touch up to your house that you are looking for. Thank you Lovely etc. for this simply elegant home update!


I hope you found something on this list that you can do to improve your home. Weekend projects are such a great way to spend time. I always feel amazing after completing even the simplest of projects, and these easy project ideas are perfect as anyone can do them!

So, whether its a backyard bench or a simple garland, happy updating! Let us know which project you decide to do and how it goes!

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Easy project ideas that you can complete in a weekend

Types: Crafts, Woodworking, Adult
Categories: Decoration, Inside The House, Outside The House, #StayHome, Fall, Spring, Summer

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