We’ve previously discussed feeling like you’re in an interior design rut.
But what if you want to make your home look and feel more expensive, like each piece is a unique design purposefully crafted just for you?
The answer is: DIY! With these simple and inexpensive DIYs and tricks your home will feel instantly refreshed.
Your guests will think that you spent way more cash on your furniture than you actually did. But shhh… we won’t tell if you won’t!
Pillows to dye for
These shibori-dyed pillows are sure to impress your guests. It is also a cheap yet beautiful way to bring new life to an old sofa or bed.
Check out this DIY by the Interior Collective.
Show some leg
(source: Monica Wang)
Another way to give new life to old furniture is to replace the legs of your sofa. It’s all in the details!
Check out this DIY by Ella Vine.
Effortlessly upgrade your furniture
Upgrade your drawer, knobs, pulls and handles after repainting your cabinets and furniture. You will feel like you purchased all new furniture!
Check out these DIY tips by Apartment Therapy.
Art is always the answer
Hang a new piece of artwork. You would be surprised how changing your statement artwork can completely change the look and feel of a room. Try sticking with cold colours and minimalist patterns for an elevated look.
Faux-fur it for a Scandi feel
Use faux fur blankets and throws. This is an inexpensive way to add texture and warmth to your living room. Bonus points if you manage to create a modern Scandinavian feel as shown in the photo!
What’s your favourite way to spice up your home? Let us know in the Facebook comments!