41 Pineapple crafts

Pineapples are cute, yummy, colorful, and have a very recognizable shape! Here are 41 pineapple crafts made out of everything from spoons to champagne bottles to frosting! You can crochet a pineapple, dress up as a pineapple, and even print out free pretty pineapple art to frame and hang!
41 clever pineapple crafts

1. Favor bags

2. Balloons

3. Treat cups

4. Baby costume

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5. Pineapple planter

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6. Tiny pineapples (made out of walnuts)

7. Clock

8. Pineapple welcome gift + free printable

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9. Toddler costume

10. Fingerprint pineapple

11. String art

12. Champagne bottle turned pineapple

13. Perler bead pineapple

14. Polymer clay necklace

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15. Pineapple garland 

16. Felt bags

17. Pineapple pumpkins

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18. Party hats

19. Pineapple macaroons

20. Crochet Pineapple bunting (+ free pattern!)

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21. Real Pineapple vase

22. Lamp

23. Washi tape print

24. Free pineapple printable

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25. Pineapple potato stamp

26. Stenciled table

27. Pineapple pillow

28. Pinata

29. Treat box

30. Cutting board

pineapple cutting board

31. Pom Pom’s

32. Cake pops

33. Origami pineapple straws

34. Pineapple bunting (free printable!)

35. Pineapple glasses

pineapple glasses craft for kids

36. Hand towels

37. Pineapple crayons

38. No sew pineapple pillow

39. Cake

pineapple frosted cake

40. Pineapple invites (filled with treats!)

41. Origami

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How to make a chalkboard wall

This post is long overdue. But, hey at least I can honestly say that I have had this chalkboard wall calendar on my wall since September 2014, and I still love it in February 2015. Be hold, my giant, glorious wall calendar!

How to make a chalkboard calendar on your wall



Here’s what I was working with…

How to make a chalkboard wall


Here’s the chalk board paintI used. Oh and I used a 2 inch, angled Purdy paint brush.

How to make a chalkboard calendar


So, to make a chalkboard wall I started by taping off the edges of my walls and ceiling with paint tape. I typically use this green tape to paint. Then, start painting! The chalkboard paint dries pretty fast… I let the first coat dry for 30 minutes and then used a small roller for the 2nd coat.

How to make a chalkboard wall


Here’s my lovely wall before I went to bed that night. After you apply 2 coats of paint you have to let it sit for 3 days before you can condition the chalboard. Torture. How to make a chalkboard wall

The next morning, I took all of the tape off and cleaned up. Now, it’s wait time. Maxwell and Andy seem to like the black wall! Maxwell loves that dang giraffe! My baby was only 6 months old in this picture, and will be one year old next month, ahh!

How to make a chalkboard wall


After 3 days, it was time to condition my chalkboard!  This is a very important step. Don’t skip it. It’s also a very messy step. All you need to do is rub a piece of chalk across the entire surface of the wall. I got bored with one color which is why you see the rainbow! And I totally did not plan what happens next…

How to make a chalkboard wall

I figured I might as well use my cute rainbow chalkboard and decided to erase a little welcome sign onto my board… Then, Maxwell woke up frmo his nap, and Dad flew him into see what I was doing! And this super cute picture happened!

How to make a chalkboard wall


Remember I said the conditioning part is very messy? Here’s the residue after erasing the above “conditioning”.

How to make a chalkboard wall


Erasing takes some time. I used an actual eraser and then just a cotton rag. I erased and erased and erased.

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Until, I got this bad boy. My chalkboard wall is ready for action!

How to make a chalkboard wall


Here’s how I made my calendar lines:

How to make a chalkboard wall

Oh and I’m jsut using plain ol’ sidewalk chalk. Really old chalk for that matter. It was in our garage from my days as a teacher!

How to make a chalkboard calendar

September: The first ever Dorobek family chalkboard wall calendar… woot woot!

How to make a chalkboard wall

October: Yea, don’t mind Andy’s legs. This is the only picture I could find of my cute pumpkin “O”, ha! He was just proving to me that he can still do a handstand!

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November: I was really proud of my feather! Not exactly sure what it has to do with November… turkey feather?

How to make a chalkboard calendar

November addition: I hosted a little dinner party for Andy’s birthday and used my calendar as decoration!

Chalkboard calendar decorations

December: My chalk skills are getting better and better! I think it is time to invest in some chalk markers. Anyone ever used those? Do they actually erase? At some point between nSeptember and December we got a new light fixture! I love it.

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Here’s another shot of my calendar with the old chandelier!

How to make a chalkboard calendar


Anyone else ever made a chalkboard wall? I don’t suggest it in the bedroom. It’s messy. But, I love it in the kitchen! It’s a good excuse to actually mop/ vacuum the floor at the beginning of every month, ha! And it keeps Andy and I on (almost) the same page! Does anyone else’s significant other never have any idea what is going on?!