Check this Animal Crossing: New Horizons Switch (ACNH) guide on how to craft in the game! Including DIY Recipes list, how to get recipes, crafting materials, and more!!!
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What Is DIY Crafting?
Create Your Own Furniture & Tools
In Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you'll be able to do some DIY crafting! This means you'll be able to craft your own furniture and tools, even customize them, as long as you have the materials and the DIY recipe for them!Check Out the Tool Recipe List Here
Attend Workshops To Learn
When you get to the island, Tom Nook will announce that there are DIY workshops which you can attend. These will teach you the basics of DIY crafting. You can also learn how to customize your own DIY crafts when you progress through the game.
Workshop Related Articles
Collect Materials For Crafting
A brand new mechanic in Animal Crossing: New Horizons is crafting material gathering. Chopping trees and hitting rocks can give you wood or stone, materials used and needed for DIY crafting.
How To Craft
How To Craft Procedure Chart
|1||Learn DIY recipes|
|3||Craft in workbench|
1. Learn DIY Recipes
The first thing you need to do is to learn some DIY recipes so that they will be included in your recipe list. You need to open your inventory & manually select the recipe to learn them.>> Find Out What To Do With Duplicate Recipes Here
Can Be Bought With Bells Or Nook Miles
DIY recipes can be purchased from Resident Services or redeemed from the Nook Stop terminal with Nook Miles!
Can Be Checked With Nook Phone
You can also check your DIY recipes via the Nook Phone— a new tool that lets you easily access the new mechanics in the game!Check Out Nook Phone Apps & Features!
Can Be Found Via Message Bottle
You can pick up DIY recipes if you find message bottles in the sand on your island's beach. Open them up and you might find a recipe you haven't learned yet!
Can Be Learned By Picking Up Items
Another way to get DIY recipes is by picking up items or fishing up trash. Fishing up tires, cans, and even boots will let you learn unique DIY recipes!
2. Gather Materials
After learning the DIY recipe, check what crafting materials you will be needing. You can gather materials from a variety of sources in the island - trees, rocks, and more!
3. Craft In Workbench
After you have the materials and the DIY recipe, head over to a workbench and select the item you want to craft. After a short animation, the item will appear in your inventory.
Can Also Craft In DIY Workbench
You can also craft items in a simple DIY workbench that you create yourself. This can be placed almost anywhere on the island, making it easy to create a work space!