Watermelon just screams summer to me! It’s the perfect summer fruit. Not only does it hit the spot on a hot day, but it’s one of the prettiest fruits out there! There have been a lot of cute watermelon crafts and recipes circling the web these days. I searched around and found 15 super awesome watermelon DIY projects to make for National Watermelon Day! So when August 3rd rolls around, you’ll have plenty of ways to help celebrate!

15 Watermelon DIY Projects to Make

1. Crochet Watermelon Coasters for Summer Sippin’: Rest a glass of lemonade on these adorable DIY crochet watermelon coasters!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Coaster

 

2. Puffy Paint Watermelon Craft: This kid’s craft from Crafty Morning is really fun and easy to make! Your kiddos will love it.

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Puffy Paint

3. Watermelon Wrapping Paper: Dress up some wrapping paper with these cute watermelon stamps from Inner Child Fun!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Wrapping Paper

4. DIY Watermelon Serving Tray: Craft this amazing watermelon serving tray to help you entertain guests all summer long! Get the tutorial over on Oh So Beautiful Paper!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day DIY Tray

 

5. Watermelon Fan Craft: Stay cool outside with this cute and crafty watermelon fan!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Watermelon Fan Craft

6. Watermelon Lemonade: Cool off with a tall glass of this refreshing watermelon lemonade! Find the recipe from Love Taza.

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Watermelon Lemonade

7. Watermelon Cookies on a Stick: Decorate these sugar cookies to look like delicious slices of watermelon! Get the instructions over on Munchkin Munchies!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Watermelon Cookies

8. Watermelon Nail Art: Give yourself a fun manicure with this pretty watermelon nail art from The Design Files! So cute.

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Nail Art

9. DIY Watermelon Welcome Mat: Brighten up your doorstep with this juicy watermelon welcome mat from The House That Lars Built!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Welcome Mat

10. Watermelon Pie: Make this watermelon sherbet pie for a fun summer dessert!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Watermelon Pie

11. DIY Watermelon Sunglasses: Craft these watermelon sunglasses with some nail polish and wear them around town this summer! Find the tutorial over on Studio DIY!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Sunglasses

12. Watermelon Bunting: Use this gorgeous watermelon bunting from Minieco for summer party decor!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Bunting

13. Watermelon Piñata: How cute is this piñata shaped like a watermelon? Learn how to make it from Kitiya Palaskas.

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Pinata

 

14. DIY Watermelon Donuts: Bake up some of these yummy donuts disguised as little watermelons from Paper & Stitch!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Donuts

15. Fresh Watermelon Cake: I’ve always wanted to make one of these fresh watermelon cakes for a party! I’m definitely going to try this recipe from Sprinkle Bakes!

15 DIYs to Make for National Watermelon Day Cake