It is rightly said, ‘ There’s no place like home.’ Everyone desires to give a customized touch to their own house. No matter how fancy or simple your house is, your eyes will sparkle once they fall on your customized walls or curtains rather than the same old, boring home decor you got with the new apartment or house.
You have the liberty to design your house any way you wish to. Turn your garage into a guest room or tires into sofas, shoe racks into shelves and so much more. Your house can be designed based on a theme and also you can alter the theme when you wish to. Hence, we can say home decor plays an important role in the overall look and feel of your home.
5 Basic Home Decor DIY ideas
Here are 5 basic home decor DIY ideas to decorate your house. These home decor DIY ideas won’t create a hole in your pocket, but will make your house look uniquely beautiful:
1. Clothesline Picture Holders
Who doesn’t like to capture the best moments on camera to put them up on display? Decorate any wall of your house with a clothesline picture holder. Print out the pictures you want to use. Attach them to a yarn string or rope using clips or glue.
Cover your wall with many pictures. Add new ones to the collection as per your wish. Clip your pictures in a variety of patterns and make your wall look elegant. Also, it’s not just limited to photos you can hang cards, notes, movie ticket stubs and much more. This DIY is commonly used as part of a teenager’s or adolescent’s home decor because they tend to hang up memories with friends and family.
2. Bottle Vase
This is one of the best ways to recycle glass bottles at your house. You can use a variety of bottles for this DIY. You can recycle the ones you already have. If you don’t have used ones. you can buy them at a very inexpensive price from scrap sellers. Take your bottle, remove stickers (if any) with warm water. This is one of the easiest home decor DIY tricks. It not only recycle waste glass bottles but also makes sure that your home decor looks truly unique as no two bottles will look the same.
Then paint them using glass paint. You can also use ropes and wool to decorate the bottle by swirling it up all around. Put some beautiful flowers in them, place them anywhere you wish in the house.
3. Chairs out of tires
This one is very interesting and unique. One can use a tire in various possible ways. You can paint a tire, fix a cushion of the perfect size and use it as a chair.
Also, the open sides of the tire can be shut using a circular wooden piece by wrapping it up with thick rope with the help of a glue gun. You can use it either as a chair or decorative table rather than letting that old tire go to waste. Gardening enthusiasts can also use small tires as plant pots in your garden or balcony. (Make sure you use thick tires for this DIY) Place these in your porch or balcony as part of home decor to add that element of quirkiness to your home.
4. Pom Pom Rugs
Hold the end of the yarn on your palm using your thumb. With your other hand, wrap the yarn around your fingers. You can use 2, 3 or 4 fingers depending on the size of pom-pom you want.
Wrap the yarn around 40 to 50 times to make it dense. Slide it off your fingers then tie a knot in the middle of the yarn using another piece of yarn, and finally cut it into half from the edges. Your pom poms are ready. Make 50 more( or more as per needed) and stitch them in any desired pattern for your rug. This can serve as home decor for your bathrooms, foot mats and welcome mats on the entrance of your home.
You can use a variety of materials to make coasters. You can use fabric and cut them into a variety of patterns and actually stitch them together. As a matter of fact, one can use thin rope and swirl it into circular patterns, stick the rope while swirling onto the Popsicle sticks with the help of a glue gun and consequently create a patterned coaster.
You can use ice cream sticks and make wooden pallet coasters as well.
These are few DIY ideas you can always try to make your house look adorable. Try them all and customize your house the way you want.
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