Last Update October 5th, 2016. Making your home look gorgeous is not only a matter of buying expensive furniture and accessories, it’s also about using creativity to add your own personal touch. Just a small craft project can turn a blank wall into a statement decor feature that transforms it from plain to awesome.
That’s what this article is all about. We have curated a list of 15 cool DIY home decor ideas that can improve your home decor without going on a spending spree. Get your crafting tools ready – here it goes…
These pretty little rustic shelves made from wood logs work as art more than storage (although they can be both).
Making a decor statement in the bedroom is not necessary an expensive feat, especially when you can craft a headboard in this chic distressed rustic style.
How about little vases to embellish the walls together with other pieces of art or just filling in empty spaces?
Tassel Wall Hangings
For a hint of bohemian style you can make these tassel wall hangings that have an effect much greater than it takes effort to make.
Want some class and glamour in your room? Turn a simple IKEA dresser into a mirrored surface piece of furniture.
Whiskey Barrel Coffee Table
A little bit of whimsy can do wonders to home decor and making a coffee table out of a whiskey barrel has plenty of it.
There are plenty of things you can make form pallets and this fine little shelf is just one of them.
These attractive place mats can be used to prettify just about any kitchen or dining room surface.
Rustic Wall Clock
Wall clocks can be powerful in making a statement, especially when they are hand crafted.
Pallet Wine Rack
Another project to use a pallet and build a wine rack for your living room. It is unexpected and that’s exactly what you want to do to your decor.
Rolling door like this adds a rustic and farmhouse element to home decor as well as a lot of architectural interest which is always welcome.
Rustic Storage Crate
As you know, storage boxes can be visually attractive and they can add to home decor. You can even easily make some yourself.
You have to love this clever idea to use a ladder for a makeshift open closet.
Sometimes it’s all about adding little detail around the house, such as these gilded animal jars to store small accessories.
The beauty of this hanging shelf is that you can suspend it from the ceiling in just about any corner of the room regardless of how much free space there is.