9 Ways to Destress with Crafts
We all know that life can have its fair share of stressful moments. If you’re looking to unwind after an especially daunting day, check out this list of nine ways to destress with crafts that practically have relaxation written all over them!
What you need:
Tulip Tie-Dye Kits of choice
- Tulip Fabric Markers of choice
- Tulip Fabric Paints of choice
We think it might be scientifically impossible to stress out and tie dye at the same time. With this fun throw pillow project featuring the Tulip Wilderness Tie-Dye Kit (or any kit of your choice), you get to chill out during the creative process and enjoy the relaxing, fluffy fruits of your laid-back labor.
One of our favorite ways to destress is infusing a little rainbow connection into any mentally stormy day. This coloring craft demonstrates an awesome ombre design for the Tulip Fabric Markers but feel free to do your own colorful, calming thing. Plus, when the project is complete, you’ll have an easy way to tote around all your mood-boosting markers!
Everyone knows when you snooze, you lose stress. Use Tulip ColorShot Instant Fabric Color and a few stencil supplies to craft these custom sleeping masks. The mask-making is soothing because you can focus on a meaningful wellness word or phrase. The mask-wearing is soothing because it’s a one-way ticket from worryville to slumbertown!
For fun and fashionable ways to destress, check out this DIY T-shirt tutorial featuring the Tulip DIY T-Shirt Design Kit. The LED tracing pad will help you transcribe your motivating message, and the shirt itself will help you transform your mood! Try the technique with other items, like reusable canvas totes!
Don’t stress, express! Tulip Brush-On Fabric Paint makes it so easy to create these gradient art pieces. To achieve the most calming canvases, choose cool or warm colors that won’t overstimulate your senses. Then, select a favorite quote or lyric that seems to lower your blood pressure just by reading it. Display the finished product in your office or any other high-stress space for an artsy reminder to take long breaks and deep breaths.
Can you tell tie dye is one of our favorite ways to destress? Create your very own relaxation station with this colorful picnic blanket project, using a Tulip Two-Minute Tie-Dye Kit.. Toss it in your bag or backseat so you’re always prepared for a quick getaway to the park, pool, or beach!
From an old plastic bottle to your stressful state of mind, everything can be transformed with a little care and intention. Using Tulip Dimensional Fabric Paints, some spray paint, and a few basic crafting supplies, you can assemble this cute kitty-themed hanging planter that is sure to lift your plants and your spirits! The best part is, plants make not only you, but the whole environment say ahhhhhh!
Millions of people across the globe turn (and bend and stretch) to yoga as one of the best ways to destress the mind, body, and spirit! Add a little flare to your self-care with this DIY Yoga Mat tutorial. Just grab some Tulip Fabric Paint and follow the tutorial to create a design that will help you nama-stay calm and yoga on!
Journaling is such a powerful tool to fight off all those little stress monsters living in your mind. We suggest taking a blank journal and using Tulip Fabric Markers to put your own colorful and creative spin on the cover. Draw your name, a motivational word, or a cool design on the journal - anything that inspires you to pick it up, crack it open, and get all those worries out of your head and onto the page!
Which of these ways to destress did you like the best? Be sure to post your favorite calming creation on social media, and don’t forget to tag @tulipcolorcrafts!