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Express your artistic side with these creative DIY craft projects designed by Etsy makers.

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Delightful Needle Felting Kits and Supplies From Felted Sky

Discover the joys of poking away at a pretty plush landscape or some soft, sculptural succulents, courtesy of fiber art expert Elizabeth Whitton’s enchanting kits. “There's something kind of magical about making something with your own two hands that you can hang on your wall or put in your windowsill and enjoy,” she says.

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Embroidery Kits Shoppers Love

Meet the obsession-worthy DIYs that crafters can’t stop talking about. From perky plants and friendly critters to motivational mantras, these super-popular designs are as colorful and unique as they are delightful to complete. Even better? They’re beginner-friendly.

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25 Creative Crochet Patterns to Get You Hooked

Craving a cozy new activity to keep you company this season? We’ve got just the thing. Whether you’re new to crochet or already a master stitcher, there are thousands of proven patterns on Etsy to inspire your next project. Read on to discover some of our favorite downloadable guides, then dive right in.

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Minimalist Wooden Home Decor From TheCraftySwirl

Whether you've recently relocated or you're renovating, a custom two-tone shelf, magazine rack, or breakfast tray from LA-based woodworker Ilana Mayes adds instant visual interest to a space. “If you feel energized and creative within your home, it translates into every aspect of your life,” Ilana says.

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What are the best DIY crafts to do at home?

Needlecrafts are one of the best DIY crafts to do at home because there are so many different styles and projects to explore. From embroidery kits to needle-felting kits to patterns for crochet and knitting projects, you can find DIY craft kits for every skill level, from beginners to experts, on Etsy.

What DIY projects are great for families?

The family that crafts together sure has fun together! The best DIY projects for families include crafts that all ages can enjoy together like beginner embroidery kits. Each family member can create their own craft project, or the whole crew can work together on a larger DIY craft like a needle-tufted rug.