Whether it's warm where you live or not, summer officially begins June 21. And oftentimes along with summer comes the desire to become more active, engage in projects, and soak up some sweet vitamin D from the sun. For the crafty type, the longer hours of sunlight may mean an opportunity to spread out supplies on a blanket and work on projects while perfecting a tan.
In honor of the fleeting beauty that is summertime, check out this playlist of the warm-weather essential crafts: DIY flip-flops, homemade kites, bubble wands and more. In the summertime when the livin' is easy, the opportunity to create is prime too.