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Decorating your room doesn't mean having to dish out a ton
of cash on huge murals or monogrammed mirrors. Instead of emptying your wallet,
try investing some time! Craft some cute li’l touches you’ll cherish forever. Have
some fun with our top 20 DIYs to make your room rock.
Catch up on your beauty
sleep while resting on your favorite flower pillow. Just dye, stitch and stuff
for a project that’ll have your creativity blossoming in no time.
Get the how-to at I love to Create
All pinned up
Take a swing at tack art (without
driving your parents crazy) with this nifty tutorial that will keep your walls hole-free.
Get the how-to at Metal and Mud
Just because fall is around the corner doesn’t mean you can’t have spring in your bedroom. This light-filled piece is a flower-child essential for a pretty, happy room.
Get the how-to at Ikea Hackers
Mason jars in general are
adorable items to decorate with. Take your skills one step further by adding
some glamour. This girly touch is a great way to brighten up any room.
Get the how-to at The Sweetest Occasion
Anyone for a pillow fight?
You can’t go wrong with these
super plush floor pillows. Imagine these cozy items at your next sleepover. Can
you say girl’s night in?
Get the how-to at Oven Lovin
Channel your inner mermaid
with this sea-themed accent piece. Nothing says crafty like having your own
customized wall art. This metallic piece is sure to be a conversation starter.
Get the how-to at two thirty-five
Fallin' in love
Wear your heart on your sleeve as well as your walls this year with a confetti-themed DIY.
Get the how-to at Honey Bee Vintage
Save space on your makeup
table with this incredible magnetic board. Ditch your crowded makeup drawer and
go for this chic and organized alternative.
Get the how-to Laura Thoughts 81
Revamp your book nook with
this cute stool idea. This project is an easy and inexpensive way to
personalize your room with your favorite colors and prints!
Get the how-to at Tupelo Honey
These shimmery light switch
plates are any girly-girl’s dream. With ten easy steps, you’ll be able to turn the
switch from drab to fab.
Get the how-to at Snap Guide
What a gem
With a little plaster and your favorite paint, this easy tutorial will take your to-do lists and project assignments to the next level. Say goodbye to your ordinary bulletin board by adding this fun new twist to your pushpins.
Get the how-to at Design Sponge
Showing off your weekend pictures to your friends and fam can be such a hassle when your screen is only a couple inches wide. Impress your besties with a strain-free photo projector. All you’ll need is a shoebox and a magnifying glass to turn your walls into an epic slideshow.
Get the how-to at PhotoJojo
Save a few bucks on picture
frames by making your own out of crafty Washi tape. Simply tape a frame around
each poster. The best part is if you want to change out your art, the tape will
peel right off. Your parents will surely be grateful.
Get the how-to Design Sponge
This super easy headboard is
made from stuff you probably have lying around and makes a standard dorm bed
look much more luxurious. No power tools needed to turn your bed into one
that’s fit for a queen.
Get the how-to at Stars for Street Lights
It's a hold-up
Tight on space? Save some
room with a hanging straightener holder. This project is perfect for storage as
well as traveling.
Get the how-to at Your Creative Juices
Living on the edge
Washi tape (colored paper
tape) is your new best friend when it comes to decorating your room. Like
painter’s tape, it removes without residue, meaning it’s perfect for
temporarily decorating lackluster furniture. Add a pop of color without
breaking the bank!
Get the how-to at Aunt Peaches
Instead of simply hanging
twinkle lights, turn them into a custom marquee sign. This surprisingly
easy craft is made from cardboard letters and electrical tape. In a few easy
steps, you’ll have some major eye candy hanging in your room.
Get the how-to at Home Heart Craft
Placing some plants around
your room adds a hint of freshness and life. Go even further with a DIY
terrarium. Just gather up your favorite mini plants and welcome some green into
Get the how-to at Flax and Twine
Wall tapestries have been all
the rage this year. If you’re not so keen to pay big bucks on one from the
store, this tutorial will save your wallet by using objects already found in
your home. Just find an old bed sheet and get printing!
Brilliant bed canopy
Spice up your room this fall
with a super delicate canopy. Sleep like a royal in an instant with this simple
tutorial. Sweet dreams!
Get the how-to at We Heart It
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