One way to protect your coffee table, kitchen table, office table, or any other surface is by using coasters.
If you must use coasters, I strongly suggest that you use coasters that will add beauty to any surface there are placed on. In this article, I have listed 25 DIY coasters ideas that you can make by yourself.
25 DIY Coasters That Make Your Surfaces Look A Whole Lot Better
1. Mason Jar DIY Coasters
Here’s one fun-to-do project with the kids. With a few supplies, the creator was able to make this beautiful DIY coaster. The making process is straightforward to do. You can create as many as you want. These mason jay coasters are great for placing drinks like a cold brew coffee.
2. DIY Scrabble Tile Coasters
I was in awe when I saw these fantastic DIY coasters; they are so beautiful. If you want to make this for your home, you will need to sacrifice a bunch of scrabble tiles; you will also need a few other pieces of equipment to put this together. The making process is simple and fun to do. This would make a perfect mat for your coffee cup.
3. DIY Fall Leather Coaster
This is the ideal coaster to use during fall. It is made of leather. The making process is not as easy as it seems. You will need to crave out the leaf from a piece of leather. The DIY tutorial should give you an idea of carving out the leaf from the leather perfectly. You can make as many as you want after learning how to make it.
4. DIY Cowhide Coasters
These coasters would be ideal for cow kitchen decor. If you have a farmhouse themed kitchen, this ideal would also work. The making process is fun to follow. You’ll need to use tools that can be easily found in your home.
5. DIY Scented Hot Pad
This is one of my favorite DIY coasters. It gets its name from its unique feature. It is stuffed with rice and essential oils, and when a hot cup of coffee or cocoa is placed on it, the essential oils inside it begin to scent. This is one coaster you would want to have. The making process is quite easy to follow.
6. DIY Pallet Wood Coasters
Here’s another beautiful DIY coaster that I found while doing my research. If you love making craft with pallet wood, this is another pallet wood project you can try out. It is one of the easiest DIY coasters to make. Feel free to make as many as you want.
7. Wooden Coasters DIY
Do you run a rustic-themed bar? Or do you have a rustic kitchen? I found these amazing DIY coasters that would be a great option for placing your drink. They are wood coasters, and they look amazingly outstanding in every way.
8. DIY QR Coasters
Here’s another sweet project that you can make for your home. These QR coasters are easy to make and can be that unique home decor accessory you have been looking for. The QR codes are even scannable; this is a great way to wow your guests when serving them drinks.
9. DIY Abacus Coaster
With this DIY coaster, you can have a drink and also keep yourself entertained with the abacus. I think this is a fantastic DIY coaster. Remember the saying, “drink 8 cups of water a day?” With this DIY coaster, you can keep track of how many cups you have had in a day.
10. 5-Minutes DIY Coasters
Are you looking for a quick DIY coaster fix? Here’s one. You can make this in less than 6 minutes. These DIY coasters are ideal for a modern house. I love the hexagonal shapes. The making process is relatively easy to get the hang of.
11. DIY Painted Wooden Coasters
These coasters are made with cheddar shims and are highly customizable. If you have a red kitchen decor, you can paint them red. Whatever color themed kitchen you have, you can simply paint these cheddar shims to match with your kitchen decor.
12. DIY Concrete Coasters
Are you a fan of concrete? Then you’ll like this DIY idea. You won’t quickly notice that these are concrete coasters due to the finishing. But they truly are made of concrete. The making process is fun and shouldn’t take much of your time.
13. How To Make DIY Map Coasters
This is another beautiful coaster idea you can go with. The creator was able to craft these map coasters by using a few tools. The making process is not so hard. With all the tools handy, you’ll be able to make it for your home.
14. Tile Coasters DIY
There’s nothing wrong with having beautifully decorated tiles in your home. In this DIY project, you will learn how to make these tile coasters. I like the fact that they all have different patterns. The making process is also easy to follow.
15. Painted Clay Coasters DIY
On a scale of 1-10, how good is your painting skill? Even if your painting skill is zero, this DIY project will show you how to paint clay coasters easily. These coasters are ideal for teacups. You’ll have fun making these clay coasters.
16. DIY Macramé Coaster
In the course of my research, I also came across this amazingly unique coaster. The most exciting part is that it is made of rope. The making process might not be as easy as other coasters in this article, but you’ll do it yourself with dedication.
17. DIY Knotted Coaster
Here’s yet another coaster made with rope. With this kind of coasters, you’d be able to place almost any cup or jug without worrying about the weight or heat destroying it. The making process is quite challenging to understand at first, but you’ll be making these in minutes in time.
18. How To Make Marble Coasters From Clay
In this DIY project, you will learn how the creator was able to make marble coasters from clay. The finished coasters look like marble, but it is actually clay. The making process is easy to follow. I would highly suggest these coasters for placing your glass or bottle of drink.
19. DIY Fall Leaf Coasters
Here’s another fall leaf coaster design you can make for your home. I think this is by far one of the easiest DIY coasters ideas out there. With the tools handy, you can make these coasters in less than 10 minutes.
20. DIY Hexagon Marble Coasters
I found these beautiful hexagon marble coasters, there are easy to make too, and would most definitely look great in your home. They are made to look like marble, but they aren’t marble. The making process is fast if you have the required tools handy.
21. DIY Resin Coasters With Dried Flowers
By now, you would have noticed that most of the DIY coasters are pretty easy to make. If you are looking for a more challenging coaster, here’s one you can make. The making process would require some supplies, it would most definitely take some time to complete.
22. DIY Hexagon Concrete Coasters
Here’s one of those easy-to-make projects that involves the use of cement. In this DIY project, you will learn how to make fancy hexagon-shaped concrete coasters. The steps to making these hexagon coasters are fun and easy to understand.
23. DIY Coasters With Fabric
Here’s something a bit different. In this DIY project, the creator was able to make beautiful coasters using fabric. If you have beautiful pieces of fabric in your home, you can use this guide and learn how to convert them to great looking coasters.
24. Epoxy Resin Wood Coasters DIY
If you are a fan of Epoxy crafts, you should check out this DIY project. The creator was able to make beautiful coasters using a unique epoxy method. You can do it yourself; the process is easy to follow.
25. Clay Kitty Coaster DIY
Are you a huge fan of cats? If the answer to that question is yes, then you’ll love these DIY coasters, they are very easy to make. In this DIY project, you will be giving a complete guide on making these clay kitty coasters. If you do not know how to paint, I’d suggest you do half the job and invite a friend or family member who knows how to paint.