From cocktails to centerpieces, there’s so much you can do with these blooms. The flavor, the color, the texture, there’s something for everyone to gather ideas from when it comes to the Parisian plant. Take a peek below as we’ve compiled 15 lavender-inspired DIYs that will renew your love for the purple petals – just in time for spring.
1. Lavender Sachets
Hello Glow begins our journey though the lavender fields with these sachets for the home. Keep everything smelling fresh and like springtime with these adorable sachets that you can whip up in an afternoon. They’d be great as favors as well!
2. Lavender Centerpiece
Grab the inspiration and know-how for a fresh and beautiful centerpiece over at RE. All you need is a shallow vase, some water, and a bout of fresh lavender to do the trick. Of course, a classic, tall vase would look simple and chic as well.
3. Lavender Lemon Candles
Lavender and lemon are brilliant partners. Brit + Co knew that and used the knowledge to their advantage with this creation. Hop on over now to learn how to create some yummy candles for the home.
4. Lavender Garland
A Thousand Threads gives us some fabulous inspiration by featuring this quick peek. Just imagine all of the possibilities you have by creating one of these fresh garlands? From bridal shower banisters to ceremonies, these bits of lavender would be such a charming addition.
5. Lavender Honey Ice Cream
If you’re looking for something fun and refreshing, why not try making some unique, homemade ice cream? We found the most perfect of recipes over at Oh Sweet Day! You’ll learn how to combine lavender and honey making the most delicious, sweet bite.
6. Lavender House Cleaner
Little Green Dot used some lavender by making some homemade, all-natural home cleaner. From the kitchen counters to the bathroom, you’ll be able to spruce up the house without any worry of toxic ingredients. And it smells great too!
7. Lavender Ice Cubes
Whether you want to spruce up a summer day at home or you’re planning a baby shower for your best friend, these lavender ice cubes will make any afternoon a bit brighter. Learn how to make some of these over at Enjoy Your Life . Then go highlight your lemonades, cocktails (for the non prego friends) and even you cucumber waters with a handful of them.
8. Lavender Potpourri
Free People has a fabulous tutorial for homemade potpourri. Our favorite “recipe” includes this one with wot dried lavender bits. Follow along and you’ll have every nook and cranny of your home smelling a bit fresher and more romantic in no time.
9. Lavender Sugar
Here’s another great recipe to follow and have up your sleeve. Check out Brit + Co for this awesome lavender sugar tutorial. Just think of all the wonderful things you can make a bit sweeter with this one.
10. Lavender Bath Bomb
Bath bombs are a must when talking about lavender DIYs. Thankfully, you can find a “bomb” tutorial over at Emma. And you can go with more than just floral flavors!
11. Lavender Lemonade
Simply Recipes knows our love for lavender lemonade and gave us a recipe so we can make some at home on our own. You can even pop in some of those homemade ice cubes to make this even more delicious and refreshing. Hop on over now and check it out.
12. Lavender Bath Soak
Give yourself a special treat and create a spa night right at home. Of course, you’ll need a bit of bath soak to finish off the experience. Thankfully, The Every Girl has all the know-how you need for a lavender-inspired recipe.
13. Lavender Macarons
Lavender macarons are quite delicious. If you’re already a pro at this intricate cookie and if you want the recipe, The Tart has you covered. And if you’re not a pro, it’ll still be a lot of fun to try your hand at.
14. Lavender Votive
Once Wed showcased these charming lavender-covered votives and we instantly fell in love. How quaint and fairy-tale like are these cuties? Perfect for parties at home or just to bring a bit of springtime into the house.
15. Lavender Soda
Hello Glow finishes out our fresh flower journey with this rad recipe for lavender soda. If you want a delicious and refreshing sip then this is definitely the one to try. Add a new flavor to the brunch table!