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DIY Clothespin Air Freshener

This cute clothespin air freshener is the perfect little diffuser to use in your car or with any air vent. Just add some essential oil to the diffuser pad; then clip the clothespin onto your car’s air vent, and let the air fan the oils into the car or room.

Clothespin Air Freshener

Time: 5 minutes active | Difficulty: Easy


  • Scissors
  • Diffuser Scent Pad or Felt
  • Clothespin
  • Decorations such as ribbon, buttons, charms, etc.
  • Hot glue gun


  1. Using scissors, cut the diffuser pad or felt to the width of the clothespin.
  2. If desired, cut strips of ribbon to use as decorations on the clothespin.
  3. Using a hot glue gun, glue the diffuser pad and any decorations to the clothespin.
  4. To use, simply add 5–10 drops of essential oil to the diffuser pad, and clip the clothespin onto any air vent. Turn the air on to begin diffusing.

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