If you have bandanas lying around your house and do not throw them out. Bandanas are brilliantly simple, widely available, and endlessly versatile. They’re also inexpensive at all. You may consider these seven creative ways you can use bandanas that you may not have considered.
Creative Bandana DIY With 7 Simple Tricks
From cute and simple bandana bracelets to the cute and stunning bandana case. These crafts aren’t just fashionable, either. Some are even resourceful like a super cute bandana camera strap, or even an adorable drawstring bag that you can take just anywhere.
1. Bandana Napkins
Use bandanas as cloth napkins! You can get a matching set of several bandanas for just a few dollars, and they’ll look great on your table. Plus, you can toss them in the wash after dinner and use them again!
2. Wrapping Gifts
Use a bandana as a gift wrap for smaller gifts. It’s super simple, and it’s a cute spin on regular old wrapping paper. And your gift recipient can use the bandana for something else once it’s unwrapped!
3. Bandana Apron
Use a bandana to make an apron! All you need is a bandana, a length of thick ribbon, and your sewing machine. You can make many aprons from various kinds of bandanas that you have!
4. Camera Strap
My plain black camera strap just wasn’t cutting it for me, so I made my own from a bandana. I’m not much of a sewer, but I found this project to be really straightforward! Plus I loved the finished product. Follow the link for more details.
5. Bandana Quilt or Picnic Blanket
Sew together several bandanas to make an easy quilt that’s perfect to use outdoors. Use it as a picnic blanket, a soft seat for watching your kids’ games, or as a tablecloth when you’re camping! These blankets are so versatile, and I love that they’re so easy to clean.
6. Bandana Wreath
For an easy DIY home decor project, look no further than this bandana wreath from Girl In The Garage. They used red, white, and blue bandanas to make a patriotic wreath for Independence Day, and I love how it turned out! Visit Girl In The Garage for full details and instructions.
7. Sunglasses Case
Make this fun and functional sunglasses case. The soft material of the bandana will help keep your sunglasses from getting scratched up when they’re in your purse. Visit Hello Glow for details and instructions.