Sweeten Up! 10 DIY Donut Crafts

What is it about donuts that makes everyone love them so much? I think for me it has something to do with childhood nostalgia. Let’s face it — donuts are just fun! Especially when they’re dripping with frosting and studded with colorful sprinkles. That’s why lately I’ve been loving every little DIY donut craft I set eyes on. From party piñatas to garlands to necklaces, there’s no shortage of crafty ways to bring a little calorie-free donut joy into your life. Whether it’s for a party or just to bring on a smile, click through for 10 super sweet DIY donut crafts!

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    Click through for 10 super sweet (and sugar-free!) DIY donut crafts!

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    DIY Donut Pinata

    This donut piñata is too awesome for words! It's gigantic, covered with rainbow sprinkles and surprisingly easy to make using cardboard, crepe paper, tape and glue.
    Get the how-to at Studio DIY

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    DIY Donut T-shirt

    I don't know what little girl wouldn't love to wear one of these super sweet donut-festooned t-shirts! You can make your own with a free printable, paint and freezer paper.
    Get the how-to and printable at The Alison Show

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    DIY Faux Mini Donuts

    Made with air-dry clay and then painted, these amazingly realistic faux mini donuts are just darling! Make your own as party decor or to style a pretty vignette in your kitchen.
    Get the how-to at Everyday Is A Holiday

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    DIY Donut Garland

    Any happy little celebration will only be all the sweeter with this super cute donut garland! It's made by forming donuts from cardboard that are then wrapped in toilet paper and topped with crepe paper frosting.
    Get the how-to at Icing Designs

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    DIY Donut Bangle

    Really really love donuts? Show your donut love with this fun donut bangle. You can make your own with a basic bangle bracelet jazzed up with nail polish.
    Get the how-to at Kittenhood

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    DIY Donut Pincushion

    If you fancy yourself a seamstress, whip up this really charming donut pincushion. I love how the pins look like sprinkles!
    Get the how-to at Punk Projects

  • DIY Donut Hole Croquembouche 8 of 11
    DIY Donut Hole Croquembouche

    Ok, so say you're throwing a party and you want to wow your guests. Why not make an amazing croquembouche studded with donut holes? The process is simple and the result is awesome.
    Get the how-to at Oh Happy Day | Photo by Heather Zweig

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    DIY Donut Garland

    Another cute donut garland, this one is a super simple kid-friendly version. Pre-cut all the "ingredients" and let the little ones get busy with glue!
    Get the how-to at My Poppet

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    DIY Donut Garland

    One more donut garland to throw in the mix! This one features printable images of donuts strung together with twine.
    Get the how-to at The House The Lars Built | Photo by Mandy Phillips from Thimble n Thistle

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    DIY Donut Necklace

    How cute is this dainty little donut necklace? It's made simply with a wooden disc painted to appear in the likeness of a donut.
    Get the how-to at Lil Blue Boo


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