Build a trampoline snuggle fort and more with this week’s hottest pins

Pinterest statistics tracker Repinly keeps tabs on which pins prove to be the most repinnable. Each week, we comb its popular pins from the past seven days to find the quotes, photos, and DIY projects that are hot on Pinterest right now.

There’s a name for those brilliant solutions to everyday dilemmas. Called “Life hacks,” they’re the not-always-obvious resolutions to the problems you didn’t even know you had.

This week, Pinterest has caught life-hack fever with a series of popular pins that offer unexpected tricks for giving old household items and tired routines new life. Check out seven that are trending right now:

1) Turn a trampoline into a snuggle fort. (original pin)

2) Blend cornstarch, cinnamon, and nutmeg into bronzer. (original pin)

3) Cook strawberries in the oven to make healthy fruit snacks. (original pin)

4) Glue cork boards in kitchen cupboards for pinning recipes. (original pin)

5) Turn Febreze into a weapon for office battles. (original pin)

6) Make a coat hanger into an inexpensive holiday wreath. (original pin)

7) Use a wig to give your cat a brand new look. (original pin)

All photos via Pinterest


Lauren Rae Orsini

Lauren Rae Orsini

Lauren Rae Orsini is a web culture reporter who specializes in anime and the business of fandom. Her work has been published by Forbes and Business Insider.