What did crafters and DIY-ers do before Pinterest? There are so many great Pinterest DIY crafts to choose from today that it can be a little overwhelming. To help out, we’ve combed through the massive list of Pinterest DIY crafts accounts to find the best of the best. These accounts were chosen because of their popularity, variety, and organization. Explore these Pinterest accounts to find inspiration, tips, and specific guidance on how to finish your next craft or DIY project.
The 12 Best Pinterest Accounts to Follow if You Love DIY and Crafts
12. I Spy DIY
I Spy DIY has a fun name, but they also have a lot to offer. One of their boards features DIY Step-by-Step projects, helpful when you’re looking to try something you’ve never done before. There are boards for DIY home decor and renovation projects and boards for DIY party planning. It won’t take too long to spy something that interests you.
Some of Creativebug’s boards are Crafts for Kids, DIY Wedding Decor, DIY Pet Projects, and Mother’s Day DIY Ideas. There are many more boards as well, including boards devoted to certain crafts like quilting and embroidery. There is no shortage of inspiration on this Pinterest DIY crafts account, thanks to the team of inspiring designers and crafters Creativebug works with.
The Handmade Charlotte Pinterest account has dozens of boards full of DIY tips and tutorials and ideas for crafters of every stripe. There are boards for specific types of craft like sewing and working with paper. There are also boards based on holidays or spaces like kid’s rooms and backyards.
The Craftsy Pinterest account organizes their boards mostly by type of craft or DIY project. There are boards for sewing, quilting, jewelry making, and more. For more specific interests, there are also boards for making pillows, purses, or socks. Also, there is even a board called Crafting Projects We Love where fans share some of the Craftsy projects they’ve completed.
8. Brit + Co
This account is run by Brit Morin, founder of Brit + Co, a company that strives to “ignite the creative spark in women.” Not everything on this account is DIY or Craft related, but there are a lot of DIY crafting boards, like the DIY Photo Projects board and the DIY Magic board. You can also find some good crafting and DIY projects spread out on other general topic boards such as the holiday-specific boards.
The Pinterest DIY crafts account of the popular A Beautiful Mess blog is loaded with inspiration and DIY crafting projects. Also, there are some boards devoted just to DIY and crafting projects such as the DIY Home Decor Board. Other boards, on topics like outdoor living and parties, include plenty of pins with a crafting or DIY focus.
6. The Saw Guy
For the men and anyone interested in DIY projects but not so much the crafting side, The Saw Guy is the Pinterest account for you. It features all kinds of hands-on DIY projects. Boards include DIY Pallet Projects, DIY Man Cave Ideas, Woodworking Ideas, and DIY Projects for Kids. The manly men looking for a Pinterest DIY crafts account to follow need look no further than The Saw Guy.
Jo-Ann’s is a store devoted to helping crafters do their thing, so it’s no surprise that their Pinterest account works to the same end. There are boards for specific types of crafts (sewing, knitting, quilting, jewelry making, paper crafts, etc.) as well as boards devoted to crafts perfect for certain seasons and holidays. The majority of the pins will link to projects at the Jo-Ann’s website and will, naturally, offer you the chance to buy the specific materials needed.
The name of this Pinterest account (and website) is like the rallying cry of DIY-ers and crafters everywhere. The boards are organized into clever categories, like DIY Videos and Do the CRAFT MATH. Moreover, the majority of the pins are project ideas and tutorials from the P.S. I Made This website.
If you’re looking for crafting and DIY ideas on a budget, this is the right Pinterest account for you. The boards are well organized by topic (things like Decor, Fashion, Garden, and Parties) and there is always a focus on low-cost ideas and projects. There are many boards devoted to kid projects, both projects for kids to do and projects to benefit kids.
2. Studio DIY
Studio DIY is managed by blogger Kelly Mindell, a self-described “DIY-er since birth” who is all about celebrating every day, holiday or not. This Pinterest account is well-organized and full of tons of DIY craft ideas. There are dozens of boards, some with over 1,000 pins each. Boards are broken down by theme (things like Mother’s Day and DIY for Kids) as well as specific crafting topic or material (things like Paper, Balloons, and Party Hats).
1. DIY Network
DIY Network, the television channel devoted to the DIY way of life, has a Pinterest account that can help you take your DIY projects to the next level. There are boards with DIY projects for every room in the house – bedroom, bathroom, man cave, patio, outdoor spaces, and kitchen. Furthermore, there are DIY projects for kids and DIY projects for different seasons, holidays, and occasions. It’s almost impossible to browse through the DIY Network’s Pinterest account and not find a new DIY project or two to try.
Drawing to a Close
One of these Pinterest DIY crafts accounts may have jumped out at you as a perfect match. Still, all 12 are worth exploring. Scan through the options and click Follow on those Pinterest DIY crafts accounts that you think will help you achieve your DIY craft dreams. Moreover, you can repin any projects you want to save for a rainy day. Do you have a favorite Pinterest DIY crafts account that wasn’t included on this list? Please share!