You’ve Got Mail: 11 Ways To DIY Your Mailbox
Gone are the days when a mailbox wasn’t considered an important part of your home’s exterior! It is, after all, the place where you get all of your bills, postcards, birthday cards and letters! It is not to be dismissed as insignificant, so if your mailbox currently isn’t in a very good shape, here are 11 DIY mailboxes that you can make today!
1. White and Turquoise Mailbox
Lolly Jane offers a very modern spin on a classic mailbox, adding some turquoise geometric shapes and a monogram to the mix! The mailbox this pretty will have you happily running to it to collect your mail even on the rainy days!
2. Mod Podge Mailbox
If you’ve got the exterior of the mailbox all figured out, don’t forget about the interior as well! Decorate it in floral patterns with a little help from mod podge and Hazel and Ruby! Every time you open it up it will feel as if you are opening a cute gift box!
3. Tiny House Mailbox
A mailbox that looks like a teeny tiny house is an adorable way to collect your mail and will surely bring joy to you and anyone who passes it by, even to the postman himself!Find the instructions for this mailbox at Four Generations One Roof.
4. Ombre Mailbox
If you want a mailbox that looks trendy and unique, check out this ombre colored mailbox by Embrace My Space! The color increases its visibility and totally sets it apart from the other mailboxes on the street! Hurrah for originality!
5. Modern Mailbox
This mailbox has a striking modern appeal, perfect for anyone who loves clean and simple shapes. The minimalist design is only emphasized by the wooden texture and if you can clearly visualize your driveway with a mailbox like this one, Modfrugal has all the instructions you will need!
6. Pallet Mailbox
If modern mailboxes aren’t for you, take the traditional route and choose an old-fashioned pallet mailbox that has a farmhouse vibe to it and will pair so neatly with your wooden fence! Get the plans at On A Crafty Adventure.
7. Elegant White Mailbox
For the perfect suburban house, a perfect white mailbox – one that will feel like a long lost brother to your white picket fence! When elegance and simplicity work together, you know the result will be flawless! Visit Love of Family and Home for the how-to!
8. Rustic Wooden Mailbox
For the love of all things rustic, this one can’t be missing from your country styled home! Every single detail about it is very important and all of them together create a truly authentic rustic mailbox! Clear up the afternoon, head over to The Space Between and get to work!
9. Coastal Mailbox
Here’s another mailbox where mod podge will really come in handy! With its coastal vibe, it is fitting for sweet little houses on the beach, or homes that radiate nautical decor! See how you can make it, at Mod Podge Rocks.
10. Duct Tape Mailbox
Sometimes the secret to a great DIY project already lies within your home! If you have any duct tape at hand, congratulations! You are in for the simplest mailbox makeover you have ever seen! Gather that duct tape in your colors of choice and visit Joyful Daisy for more info!
11. Painted Mailbox
This impressive little mailbox that looks like a tiny birdhouse is an updated version of an old mailbox that was easily turned into this perfection by Redhead Can Decorate! Check them out if you find yourself wishing to collect mail from a miniature house like this one!