Maybe you’ve just moved into your first home or apartment or you just need to cut back on spending a little to make your life work better. There are plenty of ways to decorate your home and expensive decor pieces have never been a requirement for it to look professionally done. All you need to do is pick a theme, and find creative DIYs to make simple materials look expensive. If you’re on the hunt for ideas like these, you’re going to love these DIYs. Have fun!
Hoola Hoop Chandelier
If you’re going for that whole laid back but hip atmosphere, Christmas lights are the way to go, but try dressing them up in a new way!
Farmhouse Style Storage
Farmhouse is has been really in for a while now, and for good reason; it looks great! For some reason though, when you go to the store, these items that are meant to look distressed are pretty dang expensive. Kind of like ripped jeans. That’s okay though because there’s a way around this.
I’ve always been a fan of simple palettes. When I get home, I want to be able to relax, and too many colors are overwhelming for me. My eyes can only handle so much. So naturally, a design like this is well within my tastes.
If you’re having trouble finding nice vases for your flowers, try painting a glass one instead. Or if you want a little extra glam, try using recycled CDs.
There’s definitely a trend going on for animal sculptures. Paint some the color that fits in your color scheme.
I seriously can’t believe this is made out of picture frames! It looks so expensive too.
Ombre doesn’t just have to be for hair, guys. It looks great on a whole lotta other things too!
If you are living in a small space, mirrors are well suited for brightening and opening up the area a bit more.
If you run to your local store, you’ll find just one of these can cost twenty bucks. It’s absolutely ridiculous.
Cook Book Terra Cotta Planter
Have a cook book that you have spilled on one too many times? Recycle it into a planter and you’ll have a bunch of people asking about your interesting decor piece.
What makes this DIY so great is that you can place this garland in front of a window. That way, your plants always get plenty of sunlight.
Bandannas are cute, but sometimes they look even better as pillows rather than on your head. Get a little creative, and you’ll have the cutest pillows out of all your friends.
Decorating your space definitely doesn’t have to be hard or expensive. The best part about DIYs is that you can really make it your own. You’ll have trouble finding someone who has the exact same setup as you. Which is your favorite dollar store DIY? Let us all know in the comments!