25 Crafty Reasons You Need to Grow Lavender

 25 Crafty Reasons You Need to Grow Lavender

As I ran my hands through the fresh new buds of Lavender by my front door, I could smell the sweet aroma just rise up to meet my nose..I began to get anxious for them to bloom and then I thought..then what?!  LOL 

I’ve grown Lavender for many years BUT I don’t usually do a lot with it.  I cut it and dry it..but that’s about as far as I get.  I began to think of all of the things that I could make with Lavender and then I began to hunt around for some fun things to make! 

My list grew so big I thought I would share with all of you!  If you don’t grow Lavender, you are going to want to because here are 25 crafty reasons you need to grow Lavender!  …Yep TWENTY FIVE totally amazing and fun crafts and recipes from around the net by some totally amazing Bloggers and Websites.

Lavender Crafts Just to make things really fun, here are some fun Lavender facts you will definitely want to know!

  • The scent of Lavender deters mice, flies, mosquitoes and other pests from the area.
  • Used as a hair spritzer (Lavender Oil mixed with Water)  it deters lice!
  • Lavender  helps promote sleep which makes it a common recommendation for an alternative treatment to insomnia.
  • Lavender has a calming scent which makes it an excellent tonic for the nerves and anxiety issues. Therefore, it can also be helpful in treating migraines, headaches, depression, nervous tension and emotional stress
  • Lavender is known to relieve various types of pains including those caused by sore and tense muscles.

Those are just a few of many wonderful Lavender facts!  Now on with the show…. lavender-soaps

Thank you Skimbaco Lifestyle! Homemade Lavender Soap

Lavender Soap

Homemade Lavender Soap by Rustic Farmhouse..Thank you!

whipped lavender soap

Whipped Lavender Soap – Thank you day2day Super Mom!

gardeners hand scrub

Gardeners Hand soap Thank you again day2day Super Mom!

Lavender Body Scrub

Lavender Body Scrub Thank you Just a Pinch Recipes!

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Homemade Lavender Coconut Oil Salt Scrub Thank you One Good Thing by Jillee!

DIY-Lavender-Mason-Jar-Candle

DIY Lavender Mason Jar Candles Thank you A Pumpkin and A Princess!

lavender cloud dough recipe

Lavender Cloud Dough by Growing a Jeweled Rose – Thank you!

Fabric Lavender Sachets

No Sew Lavender Sachets – Thank you Stephanie Lynn under the table dreaming!

Infused Sugar

Lavender Infused Sugar Thank you to Sugar and Charm!

Lavender eye pillows

Lavender Eye Pillow by Centsational Girl – Thank you!

Egg Shaped Lavender Soap

Egg Lavender shaped Soap – Thank you My rePurposed Life aka Rook No. 17 Smile 

Lavender vintage-cards

Lavender Heart Card Thank you Country Living!

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Honey Lavender Bath Melts – by Happy Money Saver! Thank you!

lavender lemon Cookies

Lavender Lemon Cookies   Thank you – Strawberry Hedgehog!

Homemade Lavender Bubble Bath

Lavender Mint Bubble Bath – by Julie Banner @ Coordinately Yours! Thank you!

Lavender Garland

Lavender Garland by The DIY Club – Thank you!

Diy-Lavender-Dryer-Bags

DIY Lavender Dryer Bags – Thank you by The Mother Huddle!

Lavender-Lemon-Soap-Recipe

Lavender Lemon Soap – Thank you oh so much A Pumpkin and A Princess!

Lavender Linen Spray

Lavender Linen Spray by Design Sponge- Thank you!

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Lavender Gel Air Freshener – Thank you to Everything Lavender!

Lavender Homemade Hair Detangling Spray another yummy thank you to Everything Lavender!

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Lavender Bath Bombs – Thank you Homemade Gifts Made Easy!

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Lavender Lemonade by Munchin with Munchkin! Thank you!

Honey Lavender Caramels by The Gilded Fork – Thank you!

Don’t you think those are the BEST 25 Crafty Reasons You Need to Grow Lavender!?  If you have an awesome Lavender craft or recipe you would like me to add to this awesome list..just let me know and I’ll make it 26!

Enjoy and Be Blessed! v

 

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Comments

    • says

      Yay! You will love it Robbie! Even if you never did anything with it but look at it and smell it..LOL It’s still a worthwhile and beautiful plant to have..also it is VERY EASY to grow! :D Thanks for stopping by and blessings to you!

    • says

      Hi Lisa! I know right!? LOL I LOVE Lavender and have grown it for a long time..but then what…even if I didn’t do anything super special..I still love it! :) Thanks for stopping by! Blessings!

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