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    21 DIY Projects That Are Perfect For Rainy Days

    If those April showers are keeping you (or your family) cooped up, may as well spend that time making something awesome!

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    1. Upcycled Rain Boot Holder

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    Upcycle a palette to make the perfect place to stash those muddy rain boots after a good puddle splashing.

    2. Puppy Rain Jacket

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    Make sure your best friend stays dry and cozy during the rainy season, too.

    3. Beach Terrariums

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    Dream of sunnier, beachier days to come by potting up some quick and easy terrariums.

    4. Scandinavian Coffee Mugs

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    Enjoy your favorite coffee and tea while staring out at the misty rain with a set of sleek Scandinavian Mugs.

    5. Polymer Bead Necklace

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    Roll and bake your way to a new necklace to wear when the flowers finally start to bloom.

    6. Fruit Slice Umbrellas

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    Upgrade your basic umbrella with some serious fruit punch and take on those raindrops in style.

    7. Embellished Rain Boots

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    Just because it's raining doesn't mean your shoes can't be cute! A few simple swap-outs and you've got yourself a chic new pair of wellies.

    8. Polka Dot Rain Hat

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    Weather-proof your 'do with a cute (and waterproof) rain hat!

    9. Rain Boot Liners

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    Add a bit of extra warmth to your rain boots with a pair of easy boot liners.

    10. Crochet Little Raindrops

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    Embrace the rain and put your crochet hook to work with these sweet little yarn raindrops.

    11. Cloud Garland

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    Puffy little felt cloud garland will brighten up even your gloomiest rainy day.

    12. Donut Coasters

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    Craving donuts? Paint up a cool set of coasters instead!

    13. "Porcelain" Pottery

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    Spruce up your home decor with some unlikely elements.

    14. Animal Bookends

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    Get your book situation organized with some fun animal bookends.

    15. Gold Dot Mugs

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    Give a 24-carat sparkle to your tried and true mugs with a little bit of gold paint and your oven.

    16. Coiled Rope Basket

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    Make a place to stash your odds and ends with chunky coiled baskets.

    17. Tiny Cork Planters

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    Don't waste your time feeling bad about all that wine you drink, just turn the corks into cute little planters.

    18. Note Hanger

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    Organize your lists, post-its and receipts with a gilded note hanger.

    19. Homemade Face Mask

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    Take some time for yourself and whip up one of these 6 facial masks you can make with ingredients straight from your kitchen.

    20. Rainy Day Cocktails

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    You don't have to have a sunny day to kick back and enjoy a yummy springtime cocktail.

    21. Instagram Pop Blocks

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    Make memories by printing out your favorite Instagram photos and making fun little photo cubes.

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