26 DIYs to Do During the Dog Days of Summer
Summer is filled with days at the beach, relaxing with friends, and the motivation to try something new. If you find yourself looking for an adventure on a sunny afternoon, why not try one of these DIYs? Along with making something for yourself (or someone special), many of these projects make use of things you already have on hand. And you might find yourself becoming a bit of a smart crafter, mastering the art of making your own lip balms and chic decor.
— Additional reporting by Erin Cullum