Top Beach Crafts
Keep those fun-in-the-sun memories alive with creative beach projects.
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You may not find the most unusually shaped or colored seashells on a typical beach walk; their visual interest make them worth seeking out. Crafts and hobby stores carry these shells. Buy just a few of the most pleasing ones and fill in the rest of the frame with simpler shells collected during a beach trip.
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In-the-Swim Beach Pail
This bright beach pail carries your gear to the shore and then holds found treasures to carry back home.
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Scoopers and Dumpers
Make homemade sand scoopers from recycled soda bottles for your child's next trip to the beach.
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Fun Sun Visors
Make a cute shade in a sea shape to cool your head on a sunny day.
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Beach in a Jar
Fill a jar with sand and shells from the beach you visited.
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Bring the ambience of glistening surf and sun-drenched sand indoors by using seashells as candleholders.
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The twisted wire makes strong hangers for these candles nestled in colored sand.
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Enjoy the sights of the sea when writing to family and friends.
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The cool sparkle of a mirror is a natural complement to the gentle colors and shapes of common shells. When the shells are layered, they bring to mind buckets gathered on a warm summer day.