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15 Creative Things to Do When You’re Terribly Bored

Hi, sunny!

There are the days in our lives when you have just nothing to do. Just NOTHING.

If you hate being bored, welcome. In this post, I’m giving you 15 creative ideas on how to spend your free time.

1 – make a collage/mood board

Take some cute pics and images you have that warm your heart and make a collage with them.

Or create a digital mood board on Canva.

Related: March mood board!

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful feeling of boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

2 – try writing mini poetry

I love writing mini poetry, even though I have no talent hahah. But this is a good way to waste your time being creative.

You can find a lot of inspiration on Pinterest. I have a special board for it. Check it out! (btw butterflies rising is my favorite poet, their poetry is so soft and breathtaking!!)

3 – embroider your shirt

Spice up your favorite shirt with cute embroidery! It will look cool and very unique.

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

4 – paint your pants/shoes/charger/rocks

Paint anything! Brighten up your daily and usual things! Give them a new vivid look!

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored
15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

5 – try to put your favorite daydream on a paper

As for me, I have a daydream for every favorite song. And once I tried to write everything down.

It was kinda a mess but I still had fun. Try it too:)

Listen to a song and start writing what you see and feel while listening to it.

6 – follow drawing “how-tos”

These. Are. Fun

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

7 – Paint on your face/body and take pictures

This is a super summer-stuff thing to do. But it is really fun and lets your creative juices popping!

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

8 – transform your room/study space

You don’t have to rip off wallpapers or even move the furniture. Think of something simple you can do or add to your space.

If you need some inspiration, check out this post that will help you to transform your study/workspace.

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored
*images are not mine

9 – edit pictures in a new way

Look up some tutorials on how to edit pictures in a new and fancy way. Experiment and get creative!

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

10 – start learning

Start learning about things you’ve always wanted to do/learn but didn’t have time. For example, basic photography tips, _ language basics, how to take care of plants, etc.

Related: How to Start a Bullet Journal That Will Keep You Productive and Inspired

11 – decorate a phone case

Get a clear case and paint it or put some photographs/ aesthetic pics to make it even more gorgeous!

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

12 – organize your study notes and make them pretty

Reorganize your notes and make them more understandable and prettieeer

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

13 – take aesthetic pictures of what you have

Take some beautiful objects you have and put them on a cute background. Then some photography magic (that I don’t know lol).

And voilĂ ! Glassy magazine-worthy pic.

Hahah ok it’s not that simple. But you can always try.

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

14 – paint your nails in the way you’ve never done them before

Follow some fancy tutorials or get your wild creativity to help you. There are no limits!

But don’t indulge. Save your nails haha.

15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

15 – create a bucket list of your life, it’ll inspire you a lot

This my favorite ever! I love doing it on Pinterest. But also I’ve written lots of things I’m gonna do down.

Whenever I’m feeling down or about to give up I read it and take a leap of faith.

And then remember that there are so many things I must do in this life!

There are so many ways to spend your time when you’re extremely bored! These are just the first ones that popped into my head hahah.

Comment down below your own ideas.

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15 Creative Things to Do When You're Terribly Bored - My Vivid Life
Hate this awful boredom? Me too. Check out these 15 ideas on how to spend your free time creatively! #bored

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