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make your own colourful chess set

make your own colourful chess set

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Even if you only play board games on rainy days, this colourful chess set will still look sweet in your abode.

Every now and then the old peepers need a break from all those screens. One way to keep yourself entertained while giving your retinas a rest is dabbling in a spot of craft. Another is forcing a member of your household to verse you in a game (no, not a video game – a real-life board game). Sounds fun, right?

And if you’re really in the mood to engage in some old-school activities, you could combine craft and board games by making this DIY rainbow chess set by craft blog A Kailo Chic Life. Not only does it look super-cute, but the process (which you can find here) is pretty simple and only needs a few materials. And if you end up falling back into the habit of staring at screens for too long, at least you’ll have a colourful piece of décor to brighten up your abode.