Having a gorgeously decorated home is a dream among many. However, the issue that many people run into that stops them from dressing their homes up is the fact that they don’t have the funds to invest in decorating and renovating their homes. And, they would be delighted to know that they really can improve their home décor on a budget!
Yes, they can beautify their home inexpensively because there are some fantastic and easy DIY methods that homeowners or tenants can use to do that by not having to spend an arm and a leg! So let’s now take a look at 10 cheap and easy DIY home decor ideas now.
1. Diy Ombre Necklace Rack
Create a necklace rack by using wine corks and wood – If you have plenty of necklaces and don’t want them to get tangled up in a jewelry box, then this DIY home decor idea is the perfect solution for you! Not to mention, it will turn out to be some great eye candy! All you need to do is take a long piece of wood and some wine corks. Then you will want to get paints that match your home colors and style and paint the corks and the wood the colors of your choice. Get the paint ready and the paintbrushes and start painting.
Be sure to wipe excess paint off with cheesecloth, then once it is dried, mark the wood with a marker where you want to attach the corks. Then, glue it down with heavy duty glue and allow it to try for several hours. Once that new DIY necklace holder is ready, then you can hang it up and put your necklaces on the corks!
2. DIY Moroccan-Style Wall Stencil
A dream stencil Moroccan style for your walls – If you are tired of your old wallpaper or want to repaint your walls but don’t have the money for it, there is a great solution! All you need to do is take some cardboard that can cover your walls and dress it up by using a stencil so you can paint the cardboard in shapes or in styles you want, and use any color of your choice. And then once you are done and it is dry, you can place the painted cardboard on your walls which will give your home a Moroccan theme.
3. Gold Painted Flowerpots
Make some gold flower pots – This project is very easy to do! All you need to do is get some gold color paint and flower pots. Then, go and paint these flower pots with the gold paints, and put some plants and flowers in it with soil (or it can be fake) after it dries up. And, these gold pots will give your home or apartment a fancy appearance without having to dip too much into your bank account!
4. DIY Invisible Bookshelves
Floating bookshelves – If you have too many books in your home as well as other loose items but don’t have the space to buy a bookshelf, then you will absolutely love the idea of having floating bookshelves in your home. All you need to do is install invisible bookshelves on your walls and they are not expensive at all. And, once you are done, you can put your books and other items on the shelves. And, because these bookshelves are invisible, your books and items will appear to be floating by your walls which will be very cool and impressive to your guests!
5. Creative and Chic DIY Nightstands
A DIY Nightstand – If you don’t have the money to get a new good-quality nightstand, then you can make one by using an old table. Cut the old table in half, and paint it the color of your choice. All you need to do is place the section of it that was cut by your bedroom wall whereas the other part of the table sticks out, and you can put your clock radio and other belongings that you would need by your bedside. Now you have a DIY nightstand that you were able to make instead of having to purchase!
6. DIY Custom Shelves
DIY custom shelves – If you want to add more shelves in your home but don’t have the funds to purchase anything too fancy, then you can make your own fancy and custom shelves. All you need to do is to have some pieces of wood of the style of your choice, as well as some brackets from Hobby Lobby or any other craft store. And be sure to get some paint so you can paint these shelves in any way you prefer, and voila! You will have your own DIY custom shelves to show off in your home or apartment that you did not have to spend a lot of money on!
7. DIY CD Mirror
A mirror that is framed with mosaic broken CDs – This DIY home decor idea may sound odd but it is actually pretty neat and easy to make. All you need to do is get a mirror and some broken pieces of old CDs. Be sure that the CDs have different colors in order to add variety. Once you have the broken pieces of the CDs in place, then place glue on the frame of the mirror and attach the different broken pieces of the CDs. Allow it to dry up for several hours and then you can hang up the mirror on any wall of your choice. The mirror will appear to be quite fancy with the mosaic broken CD frame around it!
8. Elegant Antique-style Table
A table that has the style of it being an antique – This is one of the easiest DIY home decor ideas around because all you need to do is get a floating shelf and get some paint that is of the color or colors of your choice. Paint the shelf, put it by the wall, and it will have the appearance of an antique table.
9. A Furry Office Chair
A Furry office chair – Have you ever thought of having an office chair that is furry? This would be appealing to a lot of folks and it is easy to make and will not cost you much money. All you need to do is get a faux rug from Ikea and some hot glue and scissors. Place the furry rug on your office chair, line it up properly, and then glue it up. Allow it to dry and cut the excess parts of the rug to neaten up your new chair. Your guests will be impressed with your new furry office chair!
10. Signs For Your Hallway
Signs for your hallway – Nothing is cooler than having some signs in your hallway. All you need to do is get some wood from Hobby Lobby or any craft store, and decorative brackets. You can get the wood from these decorative stores in any shape or size you desire. You will also want to get some brass hooks as well to hook the wood up, and then paint the signs on there by using stencils that are of the fonts of your choice. Allow it to dry and then once it is ready, you can hook it up. So if you want your laundry room to be labeled, then you can put a sign by the laundry room with the label! The sky is really the limit with this project.
Now you know of these awesome 10 DIY home decor ideas that you use utilize in order to dress your home up on a budget! That is why you can always beautify your home even when money is tight because these DIY ideas are fun and easy! Have fun with decorating your home without needing to spend an arm and a leg!