Bored at home? Shop 6 DIY kits that can instantly improve your weekend

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When it’s freezing outside, and there’s nowhere to go, weekends can get pretty boring. And there are only so many hours that you can spend watching Netflix, right?

Luckily, if you’ve been looking for a fun (and safe) activity to do in your spare time, Uncommon Goods has a ton of awesome craft and DIY kits to try out.

Whether cooking is your thing or you’d rather try something totally new, these DIY kits are essentially entertainment in a box. Keeping scrolling to shop six of the best kits Uncommon Goods has to offer, all for $50 or less.

Shop: Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles Kit, $38

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Chocolate lovers will relish in the chance to feel like Willy Wonka himself with this truffle-making kit. All you have to provide is cream. Everything else (chocolate chips, a thermometer and mix-ins) is included.

Shop: Dried Flower Wreath DIY Kit, $42

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Spruce up your space with a gorgeous piece of home decor that you can say you made. This dried flower wreath is totally customizable and is an activity that the whole family can get in on.

Shop: Make Your Own Hot Sauce Kit, $40

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Spice up your condiment collection with this at-home hot sauce kit. This set includes cayenne, ancho, curry and chili spice packs, so you’re in control of just how hot your hot sauce turns out.

Shop: Face Mask Tie Dye Kit, $38

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Face masks and tie-dye — is there anything more timely? This colorful kit includes two cotton face masks, five different dye colors, pipettes, gloves and rubber bands.

Shop: Bagel & Cream Cheese Making Kit, $25

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Treat your crew to a breakfast treat with this bagel and cream cheese kit that makes a dozen bagels and 1.5 pounds of cream cheese. It is important to note that you will need your own food processor and baking mat to get the job done.

Shop: Stitch Laptop Cover, $50

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Create your very own laptop case with this stitching kit. You’ll get to personalize an envelope-style vegan leather case; choose either a pink case with red and pink threads or a navy case with gold and teal threads.

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