8 Pineapple DIY Projects To Make Your Place Feel Tropically Fabulous This Summer
Is there anything more symbolic of tropical paradise and the luxurious lifestyle that comes with it than pineapple? Nope — and with summer in full swing, these easy pineapple DIY projects compiled by Porch.com are just as cute as they come. After all, pretty soon the warm weather will disappear (sorry, but it's true), and you'll be longing for a reminder of those long, hot days you spent lounging by the pool with a tropical drink in hand. Plus, there is just something about a good pineapple print that gives off some seriously chill, happy vibes. Incorporate it everywhere into your home decor from your table tops and pillows to your mantel and bedside table. This super sweet and ultra sassy tropical trend is here to stay, so you might as well jump on the decorative bandwagon now. Pick out one (or two) of these simple projects, and transform your living space into the Hawaiian-esque paradise of your dreams.
By: Diana Trotter
Pineapples aren’t just taking over home décor: they’re taking over the world! If you can’t get enough of this summer trend, then these sassy pineapple DIYs are sure to float your boat and satisfy your tropical sweet tooth.
1. Pineapple Table Top
Elevate an ordinary kitchen table with an oversized dose of tropical style. All you need are two of your favorite paint colors and some contact paper to make your kitchen pop.
2. Pineapple Succulent Planter
Succulents and pineapples: Could there be a better home decor pairing? Dig into this delightful DIY to give your easy-care aloe plant a whole new look.
3. Pineapple Cheese Board
Give your guests a taste of the tropics with this punchy pineapple cheese board. This fun DIY is also a great excuse to learn how to use a scroll saw — we promise, it’s easier than it looks.
4. Pineapple Stamped Pillow
Liven up a plain pillow and kick your summer décor into high gear with a pineapple-stamped pillow. Use a light touch for subtle style, or go wild with layered colors and placements.
5. Pastel Pineapples
Here’s a simple but sassy centerpiece for your next patio party: Pastel-painted pineapples. Summer fun never looked so pretty!
6. Pineapple Lamp
This pineapple table lamp is unbelievably fun. Add a pop of color to your home office, your child’s room, or even your entryway with this bold, graphic accent piece.
7. Pineapple Candle Holder
Tropical fruit made of warm-toned metals is all the rage right now. Take a stylish shortcut by painting a pineapple gold and making it into a candleholder for your table.
8. Mason Jar Lanterns
These glowy, brightly-colored lanterns are the perfect pop of color for your lovely luau. And making them couldn’t be easier! Happy crafting!
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This article originally appeared on Porch.com.