National Ice Cream Day is July 15 and what better way to celebrate than with some fun and creative ice cream crafts? Get some friends together and host an ice cream social, or skip the sweet treats and celebrate with these ice cream inspired creations. Here are ten tasty ice cream crafts for you to try.
Decorate your ice cream social with style with this super easy popsicle bunting ice cream craft. Get some cute ice cream-themed fabric, or use up some old fabric you have laying around. Pastels are always a hit when it comes to ice cream themes.
Ice Cream Nails
Impress your friends with these adorable ice cream-themed nails. Colors are inspired by your favorite ice cream flavors. This video tutorial is super easy to follow and will give professional-looking nails in no time!
Watch the step-by-step guide for these ice cream inspired nails from Mylo.
Ice Cream Cake Pops
Ice cream doesn't have to be cold and sticky. Get your sweet tooth fix with these delicious ice cream cake pops. These cute cake pops make the perfect portable treat with minimum mess.
Find out how to make your own ice cream cake pops with Bakerella.
Ice Cream Soap
Wash the ice cream stickies off your hands with this realistic ice cream soap. This ice cream craft is great to keep in your own bathroom, give as favors at an ice cream-themed party, or give away as gifts!
Ice Cream Invitations
Every ice cream social begins with adorable ice cream-themed invitations. While printables are easy, it's always more fun to make your own ice cream craft. These invitations come with easy to follow instructions and are sure to be a hit!
Ice Cream Cone Quilting Block
Avoid the coldness of ice cream and snuggle up with a cozy ice cream inspired quilt. This free pattern will make a great ice cream craft for you to enjoy alone or with a little quilter-in-the-making. It's easy to follow, and a great way to celebrate National Ice Cream Day!
Download the free ice cream cone quilting block pattern from England Design.
Ice Cream Cross Stitch
Looking to add a little sweetness to your decor? Use this cross stitch pattern as a simple wall hanging for your home, or to adorn some thank you cards sent home with ice cream social attendees.
Ice Cream Pinata
There's no better way to celebrate than with a pinata. This ice cream pinata is super easy to make with these great step-by-step instructions and can be enjoyed by participants of all ages.
Ice Cream Apron
Protect your little ones from the sticky messes that ice cream socials can bring with this super cute, super easy ice cream apron. All the materials can be purchased at a very low cost, making a quick and fun craft for your and your children. Or if you're feeling really crafty, sew up your own apron and decorate away.
Ruffled Ice Cream Cones
Decorating your ice cream social is quick, easy and fun with these adorable ruffled ice cream cones. Follow the simple step-by-step instructions and have inexpensive decorations in a flash! Use up some of your old fabric or buy simple, pastel colors for the ultimate ice cream feel.
Photo Credit (from top): Icing Designs Online, Hungry Hippie, Mylo, Bakerella,
Denise's Yadda Yadda,
Simply Modern Mom,
England Design, The Chart Shop, Six Sisters' Stuff,
The Celebration Shoppe,