Bid adieu to summer with a keepsake you can have all year round. Use Instagram photos to make bean bags the kids can play with all winter. Take the seashells you have collected and make a wind chime or candles. Keep reading for more ideas in these 10 Crafts to Say Goodbye to Summer…
Time Capsule 1 of 10Make a time capsule full of reminders of your favorite parts of summer.
Find out more at Kelly Crowe.
Instagram Bean Bags 2 of 10As a family, pick your favorite summer Instagram photos and turn them into bean bags you can play with when you're cooped up inside all winter.
Get the tutorial at Lil Blue Boo.
Seashell Candles 3 of 10Use seashells from a summer trip to make seashell candles.
Check it out at The V Spot.
Photo Memory Book 4 of 10Make a memory book from scratch and add memories from the summer and/or pictures
Check it out at A Beautiful Mess.
Garden Stones 5 of 10Write special words on cement garden stones to remind you of this summer or make handprint stones.
Find out more at Prudent Baby.
Pressed Flowers 6 of 10Preserve summer with pressed flowers.
Get the tutorial at Wholly Kao.
Sun Prints 7 of 10Capture summer sunshine in a new way, with sun prints.
Get the tutorial at The Light Garden.
Rock Art 8 of 10Keep the memories of your summer forever with painted stones.
Get the tutorial at Martha Stewart.
Seashell Wind Chime 9 of 10Have too many shells? Turn it into a wind chime.
Get the tutorial at Brandy Creations.
T-Shirt Rug 10 of 10Collect summer clothes they grow out of and work as a family to make a hula hoop rug to remind you all of a great summer.
Check it out at Family Fun.
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Jaime Morrison Curtis is author of the bestselling book Prudent Advice: Lessons for My Baby Daughter (A Life List for Every Woman) and founding co-editor at Prudent Baby, the premier DIY destination for crafty moms seeking ways to make their lives even more stylish and beautiful.
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