Whether you are spending more time at home and searching for something to do or are just looking to pick up a new hobby, it can be hard to know where to start. DIY kits are the perfect solution. They supply you with everything you need, all in one perfect kit. If you are looking to explore a new hobby or project, here are 20 DIY kits to try at home.
Bonsai trees are so cool. If you ever wished you could grow your own, now you can! This Bonsai Starter Kit comes with everything you need to grow four beautiful bonsai trees. It includes four different types of seeds in seed-safe vials for better germination, four biodegradable growing pots, an expanding-soil disc, bamboo plant markers, a bonsai clipper, and an instruction booklet so you can learn the art of bonsai. It is one of the best DIY kits for the aspiring at-home gardener because it is so well-stocked.
This candle-making kit has everything you need to make homemade scented beeswax candles. With easy-to-follow instructions and a nice storage box, this kit includes everything you need to make six candles that each have a unique color and scent. You may want to buy a few of these DIY kits because once you start making these candles, you may want to make even more!
The only thing more fun than drinking a fancy, ice-cold, hand-shaken cocktail is knowing that you were the one who made the gin that went in it! These DIY kits come with everything you need to create fun and delicious cocktails. If you are looking for a fun and unique project kit, this Real Gin-making Kit is for you.
If you are looking for DIY kits that you can work on while you are watching a movie or your favorite show, this amazing CubicFun 3D Pirate Ship Puzzle is what you need. It is inspired by Blackbeard’s famous ship, The Queen Anne’s Revenge, and includes LED lights, 32 deck cannons, and a removable hull that exposes a detailed interior. Do not worry about assembly. It takes some time, but the kit comes with detailed 3D instructions to help you make this pirate ship come to life.
Perfect for the beginner or a seasoned embroiderer, the Embroidery Starter Kit comes with three different embroidery patterns and hoops, along with all the embroidery thread you need to complete all three beautiful floral patterns. The cloths are printed with each pattern to make them easy to follow. Beginners can also take advantage of the step-by-step instruction booklet. There are multiple DIY kits to choose from, each with different patterns, so you can pick the one that suits you best.
Joy of Coloring Stained Glass Window Art Cling DIY kits are great for relaxing and being creative at the same time. They come with eight clings and five different paint colors in squeeze bottles to make filling in all the intricate details easy. Once your stained glass has dried, the clings can easily be applied to windows. They are also easily removable so you can put them wherever you want!
The Faber-Castell Do Art Pottery Studio might be meant for kids, but there is no reason grown-ups cannot get in on the fun too. These DIY kits include everything you need for a real pottery experience – a pottery wheel, three pounds of clay, a 6-piece tool set, 12 pots of paint, glaze, paintbrushes, and illustrated instructions with some ideas to get you started. The pottery wheel is even foot pedal operated! It is also highly rated on Amazon, so you cannot go wrong.
LatchKits Latch Hook DIY kits are fun little projects whether or not you have ever done a latch hook craft. They are another pastime you can do while sitting on the couch and watching TV or just sitting quietly. There is something soothing about the repetition and filling in the rows with yarn. LatchKits has a number of designs you can choose from and when you are done, you can turn your masterpiece into a wall hanging or even a pillow.
This Garden Republic Cactus and Succulent Seed Starter Kit has everything you need to grow your own cactus and succulent plants. Succulents and cacti are easy and fun plants to grow because they always stay small, require little water, and are great for any indoor space. These DIY kits come with four burlap jute grow bags, potting soil, pruning shears, bamboo plant markers, and a wooden gift box that doubles as an indoor planter. Once your plants grow, you can transfer them to the wooden box to make a beautiful indoor cactus and succulent garden.
If you are considering learning to knit, Stitch & Story Beginner Knitting Kits are the answer. These DIY kits have everything you need to complete your first knitting project, including a knitting pattern, wool yarn, and bamboo knitting needles. You will create a gorgeous baby blanket and fall in love with knitting at the same time.
You have probably seen or heard of people painting and hiding rocks for other people to find. It is a fun hobby that has been increasing in popularity over the last few years. The Hide & Seek Rock Painting Kit gives you the chance to pick up a new hobby and spread a little cheer at the same time. It includes 10 rocks, waterproof paint, and some fun transfers you can use to decorate your rocks.
Whether you are an origami beginner or a long-time folder of origami, this Origami Extravaganza kit will keep you entertained with a variety of traditional and modern origami ideas. It is one of the most comprehensive origami kits available, so if you are interested in learning how to fold origami, this kit is the kit for you. The simple, straightforward instructions make learning the art of origami easy and fun.
The Super Cute Crochet kit has everything you need to create 10 cute crochet animals. It comes with an 80-page instruction book with photos and illustrations to guide you in making all 10 projects. You can make an adorable lamb, a cute koala, and a sweet little piglet. Once you get started with this kit, you will be hooked!
It does not matter if you are an artist or not with Tonzom Paint by Number DIY kits. They make creating beautiful paintings easy. Spend some time relaxing and feeling creative while you create a beautiful painting that you will be proud to display.
If you are looking for a project or hobby but are not really into arts and crafts, this Homemade DIY Hot Sauce Kit might just be the thing. You can choose from six recipes to make three bottles of hot sauce with dried peppers and savory seasonings. You get to customize the level of heat and can even make your own spice blend. These DIY kits might just turn you into a spice king (or queen)!
RM Studio Pineapple String Art Kits look complex but are easy to complete. These DIY kits come with detailed instructions and a nice frame so you can display your finished project. There are also nearly a dozen designs to choose from so you can pick the perfect one for you.
READ MORE: 5 Ways to Better Organize Your Craft Storage
The BeaverCraft Comfort Bird Carving Kit for Beginners teaches the hobby of whittling through a simple project. These DIY kits include both a cherry and a basswood wooden block, a whittling knife, sharpening supplies, a bird template, and three types of sandpaper. Learn woodcarving and make a beautiful comfort bird at the same time.
Love craft beer? Always wanted to try brewing your own? Brewferm Buckrider Belgian Home Brewing Starter Brew Kits have everything you need to start your own home brewing hobby. These DIY kits have the most important supplies, including a fermentation bucket and Belgian yeast. All you need is sugar, water, and bottles. With different beer styles to choose from, you can make your favorite beer or try something new.
This 110-piece Wood Burning Kit includes an adjustable temperature pyrography pen, 52 different wood carving tips, 5 wood soldering tips, 2 blades, 12 molds, 12 colorful pencils, 10 carbon papers, 6 wood chips, and a carrying bag. It is great for beginners because it has everything you need to get started. Your project possibilities are endless.
Remember rock tumbling? You may not have thought about rock tumbling since you were a kid, but the National Geographic Rock Tumbling Kit is here to give you all the nostalgic feels and a fun hobby. This kit has everything you need to get started. You get three pounds of rough rocks with nine different types of gemstones inside, five jewelry fastenings, grit, a strainer, and a rock polisher.
Whether it is a puzzle model, a yarn or sewing craft, or a fun gardening hobby, these 20 DIY kits are just the thing to keep you busy or let you explore something new. They are perfect for exploring new hobbies or for getting back to one that you have not done in years. Either way, you will have so much fun!
WANT TO READ MORE?
Check out this article on 25 Indespensible Gadgets and Power Tools for Every Homeowner & DIYer.
💖 NEWSLETTER: DAILY READS IN YOUR INBOX 💖
Sign up to receive our picks for the best things to do, see and buy so you can relax and focus on more important tasks! Let us help you be the best version of yourself you can be!