14 Crafty Things to Make With PVC Pipe

PVC pipes aren’t just for waterways you can make unexpected DIY projects out of them.  These crafty PVC pipe tutorials show you how to make the cutest crafts, DIY Decor, and toys for kids.  Some of these PVC pipe  projects include a pvc pipe sunburst mirror, picture frame, wine storage, toothbrush holders, children’s play fort, marshmallow gun, bath toys and a soccer goal.  These tutorials show you just how easy and versatile pvc pipes can be.

Crafty Things to Make With PVC Pipe

PVC Pipe Crafts

PVC Pipe Crafts to Make

1.  How to Make a Sunburst Mirror from PVC Pipe ~ This elegant and beautiful wall decor started out as something that you would never use those adjectives to describe! An incredibly creative tutorial teaching you how to create a sunburst mirror from PVC pipe!

PVC Pipe Projects

2.  How to Update a Dresser using PVC Pipe ~ Yes, you read that right! PVC pipe was cut into small circles and glued to the front of a dresser in order to create an unexpectedly chic update to this dresser.

Things to Make with PVC Pipe

 3.  PVC Pipe Curtain Rods ~ This project is super easy and inexpensive with a beautiful end result.   These bay window rods were made using 10 feet of pvc pipe, connectors and spray paint.

DIY Frame

4.  PVC Pipe Frame  {decorate walls} ~ Make a frame worthy of your funkiest artwork. Check out this step-by-step how-to from TV host Michele Beschen.  TV host Michele Beschen’s pretty (and budget-savvy) PVC pipe project is an easy, three-step DIY for the ShopGirl in all of us. Here’s how to craft this fantastic frame.

PVC Pipe Projects

5.  PVC Pipe Succulent Planters ~ Learn how to cheaply and easily make these modern planters for your collection of succulents. With a variety of shapes and sizes, you can create an indoor landscape that requires minimal watering.

Things to Make out of PVC Pipe

PVC Pipe Wine Rack

6.  Modern Wine Rack ~ Create modern wine rack from a hardware store purchase.  These bright white plastic pipes simply slide into an open shelf or cabinet for a custom look you can put together in minutes.

Things to Make out of PVC Pipes

7.  PVC Pipe Toothbrush Holders ~ Keep toothbrushes organized and out of sight.  They’re stored behind the cupboard door so they are easily accessible and the holders can be removed.  You can also label them with your children’s initial.

PVC Pipe Toys for Kids

PVC Pipe Toys for Kids

8.  DIY PVC Pipe Fort ~ Create the ultimate interactive play fort for your child.  It’s complete with a door, window and even a roof.    It will also store easily because you can take it apart when it’s not in use.

Marshmallow Guns

9.  Marshmallow Shooters ~ These miniature marshmallow shooters are so much fun!  You place a mini marshmallow into the end of the gun, blow on the other end and the marshmallow aims at the target.  The tutorial includes instructions for the pvc pipe shooter.

Target Building Instructions

10.  Target Building Tutorial ~ The most important aspect of this target is the PVC frame.  The tutorial walks you through making a frame that can double as a target and golf game.  The best part is that the frame can be taken apart to be stored easily!

PVC Pipe Toys

11.  Soccer Goal DIY {Soccer} ~ This soccer goal diy project is sure to make your little soccer player happy! Along with that happy little soccer player your wallet will also be happy! This pvc pipe goal is very budget friendly! Follow this great tutorial to make one yourself!

DIY Bath Toy

12.  Hardware Store Bath Toys DIY {Bath Toys} ~ Here is a clever bath toy that starts with a quick trip to your local hardware store. From there all you’ll need are some suction cups and a drill! Easy to make, hours of bath time to be had!

Summer Activities

13.  The Deluxe Kid Wash ~ The Kid Wash is crafted almost entirely from PVC pipe, a material we love not just for its low cost (about $30 for all the pieces shown here) and durability, but also for its ease of use (with all those interconnecting pieces — it’s like Tinkertoys for grown-ups).

14. Reading Teepee ~ Oh how I love the idea of an outdoor/indoor teepee or fort and this post has some a cool teepee made from PVC pipe and fabric.  She even added a chandelier – so cool!

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Thanks Ladies. I just adore these fun summer games! Feel free to grab my “I was featured on Tip Junkie” blog button. You earned it! {knuckle bumps}

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