If you're planning on painting your walls, you'll find yourself with more paint chips than you know what to do with. Given that they come in such pretty colors, it almost seems like a shame to throw them away. Well, keep reading to check out some of the amazing DIY  projects crafters have created out of paint chips, and you may think twice about trashing yours.
Paint Chip Garland
Create beautiful garlands from paint chips, like this egg garland that's perfect for Easter.
Paint Chip Christmas Tree
An eco-friendly alternative to a Christmas tree, this paint chip version can be reused year after year.
Paint Chip Necklace
Turn paint chips into wearable art, such as this neat chevron necklace.
Paint Chip Notebooks
Paint chips make adorable covers for little notebooks.
Paint Chip Art
Punch a few shapes in paint chips, pepper them on a piece of paper, and frame it for an awesome piece of art.
Paint Chip Chandelier
Punch out pretty shapes in your paint chips and string them together to make a very pretty ombré chandelier.
Paint Chip Coasters
Wow your guests with these awesome paint chip coasters.
Paint Chip Gift Tag
Add extra flair to the gifts you give with DIY  paint chip tags.
Paint Chip Christmas Trees
A fancy table ornament for the holidays — paint chip Christmas trees.
Paint Chip Clock
Dress up a regular white clock by placing paint chips around the edges.
Paint Chip Invites
Welcome one and all to your home with this lovely paint chip invite.
Paint Chip Stair Walls
Dress up the walls by the stairs with colorful paint chips.
Paint Chip Bookmarks
You'll never misplace a page with this eye-catching paint chip bookmark.
Paint Chip Rolodex
Update your tired Rolodex with colorful paint chip tabs.
Paint Chip Wall
Fill a part of your wall in your house with paint chips to add some cheer to your home.
Paint Chip Napkin Holder
Party guests will gush about these unique and eco-friendly paint chip napkin holders.
Paint Chip Gift Boxes
Turn paint chips into cute gift boxes.
Paint Chip Calendar
Use paint chips and a photo frame to create this awesome calendar that will help you stay organized.
Paint Chip Alphabet Bookmarks
Another creative way to make paint chip bookmarks. The possibilities are endless!
Paint Chip Mosaic
Paint chips can create really cool-looking mosaics, just like this pretty mosaic greeting card.
Paint Chip Matching Game
Have a little fun with your kids with this paint chip matching game. They'll be challenged by the ombré shades.
Paint Chip Lamp Shade
Tack on paint chips to a lamp shade for a one-of-a-kind fixture.
Paint Chip Napkin and Utensil Holder
Sew together some paint chips to make creative utensil holders at your next party.
Paint Chip Earrings
Turn paint chips into lovely ombré earrings.
Paint Chip Heart Art
Punch paint chips into little hearts to create these adorable art pieces.
Paint Chip Pixelated Paintings
Paint chips are perfect for creating pixelated art, given how they come in so many shades.
Paint Chip Wrapping Paper
Wrap up a present in pretty shades of paint chips.
Paint Chip Ribbon
String little bits of paint chips together to create a unique ribbon that will add style to any package.
Paint Chip Confetti
Punch little shapes out of paint chips to make lovely confetti for a party or wedding .
Paint Chip Greeting Card Decor
Spice up greeting cards with pretty paint chip cutouts.
Paint Chip Table
Brighten up a tired old table with paint chips.
Paint Chip Escort Cards
Turn paint chips into totally cute shabby-chic escort cards.
Paint Chip Triangle Art
Cut paint chips into triangles, and piece them together for a beautiful art piece.