7 Ways to DIY Your Own Unique Beach Towel

Bland beach towels are a thing of the past.

Instead of using the same old towel with the same old pattern, customize your own unique design using one of these DIY ideas.

Make a statement at the beach this summer using the following easy yet impressive tutorials:

1. Bleached Towel

This DIY is quick, simple and affordable while allowing you to put your own personal touch on any ordinary beach towel. This beach towel will make a literal statement this summer.

Bleached words beach towel diy

(via Studio DIY)


2. Tie-Dye Towel

Tie-dye is a timeless summer staple. Wrap up your towel in rubber bands and add an assortment of colors to craft the ultimate beach accessory. Cat, unfortunately, not included.

Tie dye towel diy

(via Swell Designer)


3. Watermelon Round Towel

This DIY takes a little more precision but you'll have the round towel of your summer dreams. Once you perfect this pattern, try out other fun foods like lemons and avocados.


4. Graffiti Towel

Similar to tie-dye, this DIY involves an assortment of colorful dyes, but instead of dipping your towel into the tones you can use squirt bottles to draw on designs. Create anything from a flower power theme to your own rendition of Starry Night.

Graffiti dye beach towel diy

(via I Love to Create)


5. Pom Pom Towel

Embellish your towels with your favorite pom pom trim. This is a simple way to make a big difference to your favorite towel.

Pom pom beach towel diy

(via The Ribbon Retreat)


6. Stenciled Towel

Add unique prints and designs to liven up your plain-colored towels using a stencil of your own making. Add a little paint in your favorite colors and voila!

Multi-colored stencil pattern diy

(via Design Sponge)


7. Mermaid Tail Towel

This DIY requires more time and effort than the above crafts but it'll definitely be worth your time when you have a mermaid tail to take to the beach. What's a more appropriate ocean accessory than a mythical accessory?

Mermaid tail beach towel diy

(via Getaway Today)


Now that you have the perfect beach towel, it's time to add some unique shades to your summer DIY style. Click HERE to learn how to make your very own unicorn sunglasses.