11 DIY Projects You Can Make in Under 30 Minutes

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By: Mady Dahlstrom, Content Editor for

Ready to get your craft on, but you don't feel like dedicating an entire night to one DIY project? These simple DIYs are perfect for an afternoon project! From chalkboards and spray paint to fabric and frames, we've rounded up 11 of our favorite DIY projects from the Blogger Community at, that you can do in 30 minutes or less.

Take a look at these quick and easy DIY projects you can do right now!

1. Faux Vintage Pull Down Map

Love maps? Highlight one of your vintage pieces by turning it into a pull-down map! Follow this simple tutorial to see how you can make your own.


Image Credit: The Happy Housie

2. Chalkboard Menu

Keep your weekly meals organized with a DIY chalkboard menu. This DIY project will have you planning meals in just 5 minutes!


Image Credit: Maison de Pax

3. Framed Fabric

Looking for an easy way to add some color to your walls? Try framing a piece of fabric and hanging each frame above a TV, dresser, or your bed!


Image Credit: The Blissful Bee

4. Acrylic Tray

Dress up your coffee table with this easy DIY acrylic tray tutorial. With some decorative paper and an acrylic box, you can make your own colorful tray within minutes!


Image Credit: Blue I Style

5. Daisy Wreath

Get your front door ready for spring with a DIY daisy wreath! All you need is a grapevine wreath, daisies, and wire cutters or scissors to create this happy wreath.


Image Credit: On Sutton Place

6. Wooden Sign Art

With a little vinyl and paint, you can turn a piece of wood into a piece of art! Follow this step-by-step tutorial to find out how to DIY your own.


Image Credit: Thistlewood Farms

7. Spray Painted Lamp Shade

Give an old lamp a makeover with spray paint! See how this plain lamp shade was dressed up with stripes by following this quick tutorial.


8. Personalized Doormat

A permanent marker and stencils are all you need to DIY your own personalized doormat. Check out this doormat DIY tutorial to see how you can make your own in just 10 minutes!


Image Credit: The DIY Playbook

9. Succulent Planters

Make your own succulent planters with spray paint and a vinyl stencil! See what else you need for this planter DIY by following these simple steps.


Image Credit: Persia Lou

10. Wire Basket Towel Rack

We are loving the look of copper pipe in home décor, and this DIY towel rack knows just how to show it off! Get all of the steps for this DIY wire basket towel rack, here.


Image Credit: A Joyful Riot

11. Color Blocked Wood Vases

The perfect DIY to brighten up your home, try color blocking your own vases by following this step-by-step tutorial.


Image Credit: Sarah Hearts

Which DIY project will you be doing first? Tell us your favorite by commenting below!