There’s something really satisfying about building something yourself. Maybe because you get a special feeling when you work hard to create something with your own hands. Sometimes these projects are as simple as mod podging some images onto your phone. And sometimes they’re as complicated as building an entire armor set out of EVA foam. We love all of it, and know you do too. Here are some of our favorite geeky Do-If-Yourself articles from 2015.
25 Not-So-Wearable DIY Projects You Can Knit or Crochet
Grab some yarn, hooks, and needles. These fun projects make great gifts.
DIY Gifts For the Holidays
Make the holidays extra special for your geek friends and family with these handmade gifts.
1Up Your Christmas Tree With a DIY Chain Chomp Ornament
Is your Christmas tree not…quite…geeky enough? We’ve got your solution.
Stitch ‘Em Up Tight With This Amazing DIY Makeup Tutorial
Makeup artist Mac Beauvais joined our team this year to teach us some awesome makeup effect techniques.
How to Make a Chewbacca Bento Box
Bento boxes are so cute that it’s almost a shame to eat them. Om nom nom!
DIY: How To Make Your Own Geeky Necklaces From Keychains
Why should your keychain be the only accessory to show your geeky pride? Turn it into jewelry with this DIY.
DIY: Building Your Own LARP Sword
This tutorial will show you how to create a simple foam sword for all your LARP combat needs.
DIY Comic Book Decoupage
Decoupage is an easy method to add geek flair to just about anything. We show you how.
Make a BB-8 Glitter Globe
Because BB-8 isn’t already cute enough, now you can turn her into a sparkly globe!
We hope that you’ve had as much fun as we’ve had with these DIYs. It’s pretty amazing what you can learn from others. In fact, we’ve enjoyed it so much that we plan to bring many more to Geek & Sundry in 2016!
Featured image credit: Emily King