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By Eva Gutowski

With the dog days of summer upon us, many are looking to beat the summer heat while enjoying the final weeks to soak up the sun. Whether you’re hosting the neighborhood kids for backyard fun or heading off to a friend’s barbecue, these YouTube videos feature DIY tips for arts and crafts, hosting must haves, plus how to make those delicious summer dishes.

My Life As Eva: How to Have the Best Summer — Things To Do At Home

With 3.5 million subscribers, My Life As Eva is one of YouTube’s is fastest growing channels, providing relatable DIY projects, beauty and fashion tips, and much more for her audience. In this special summer video, Eva shows us how to beautify our cell phone cases using studs and paint.

Miss Remi Ashton: 20 Summer Life Hacks You Need to Try

All you need to know in one place — from plastic cup speakers to use when hosting a BBQ to fairy light jars for the kids chasing fireflies, Miss Remi Ashton provides 20 tips and tricks to wow guests and keep kids smiling. A watermelon cake recipe that is both easy and delicious, an edible ice cream bowl, or a DIY vanilla lip scrub to take to the beach, and more.

Primrose Makeup: DIY Summer Party! Featuring: Burlap Banner

Stephanie and Matilda are two best friends from California who love making DIY, cooking, fashion, makeup, and lifestyle videos. In this video, learn how to easily make a burlap banner that is a perfect fit for any occasion!