Your home needs to look great but that does not mean that you need to spend money. You can make use of some really cheap and easy DIY hacks to give a whole new look to your home.
- Old curtains.. new look!
Tired of your old curtains but don’t want to spend money for new ones? Never mind! You can simply add frills from leftover chiffon material to plain curtains or you can hang dainty danglers to the old curtains. You also have the option to dye the curtains.
- Light up the dinner table:
Need to give a new look to the dinner table? Then just take nesting bowls and convert them into pendant lights. Hang them on top of the dinner table and light up your dining table.
- Bench to perch on:
You need a bench that you can put in next to your shoe rack then you can make it on your own. All you will require is a piece of shelf and few hairpin legs. Just attach these hair pin legs to the piece of shelf and you are done.
- Wooden Drawer tray:
That old drawer need not be disposed off. Use sand paper to give it an even surface. Then you can paint it with oil paint. You can also paint some floral design or stick pictures of cookies and tea cups. Your brand new tray is ready.
- Sweaters as coasters:
So that old sweater is of no use now! Well lets make some coasters from them. All you have to do is trace out the shape of the coaster on the wool. Now just cut it. At the edges you can put ribbons or frills. You sweater coasters are ready! Put them on the coffee table and give it a new look.
- Handwritten canvas:
Tired of dull and boring walls? Then here is how you can make it interesting with a personal touch. Scribble your favourite quotes and messages on a canvas. You can then hang this on your wall and boy! this will look really cool.
- Customised shelves:
If you have few pieces of wood then you can use it for making shelves. Just fix brackets on the wall and place the wood pieces on the brackets. Before you place the pieces of wood make sure that you colour them.
- Unique mirror:
For this project you will only need broken CD’s. All you have to do it stick these CD pieces on the frame of the mirror. The mosaic look is truly amazing.
- Shelves from frames:
If you have some old frames then just attach colourful pieces of wood on the edge of the frame. You can hang these shelves on the wall and display few books or you can even place a small flower pot or anything that looks cool.
These are some amazing DIY ideas which you can use to decorate your home. These ideas are simple and very cost effective.