Do it Yourself Spindle Carrots

I couldn't resist making this project the minute I saw it!

Do it Yourself Spindle Carrots

Wendi from H20 Bungalow's Spindle Carrots made these gorgeous spindle carrots and I knew right away I had to give this project a try. 

Do it Yourself orange Spindle Carrots

I'm going to let you visit Wendi for the complete DIY tutorial so I will just show you the ones I made this morning. 

I snapped this pic and put it on my Instagram and before I knew it I had orders for 3 sets of three carrots!

Create diy carrots for Easter decorating using spindles

I had the perfect spindles for this project and became a little obsessed with them! 

Do it Yourself Spindle Carrots for Easter

I mixed yellow and red chalky paint to make a gorgeous shade of carrot orange and got to work right away painting these beauties. 

I finished them off with a quick coat of clear wax that darkened the beautiful orange color. 

Do it Yourself Spindle Carrots for Easter decorating

And while Wendi did something different for her carrot greenery, I took apart pieces from faux flowers I had in my supplies. 

I think they are the cutest things ever! 

Do it Yourself Spindle Rustic Easter Carrots

I had a few pieces of the perfect sized wood cut in the shape of an arrow so I added some greenery to the end of these too and created my own version of a rustic DIY carrot. 

Do it Yourself Rustic Spindle Carrots for easter

I must warn you however that you might not be able to stop making carrots and will begin seeing carrots everywhere you go. 

Here are a couple of table legs that were just laying around my workshop and are now giant carrots. 

Do it Yourself Spindle Carrots

Thanks so much Wendi for the inspiration on this project!

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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .