Redecorating your home can be expensive, but if you’re good at DIY projects or are just curious to try your hands at a few of them for your bedroom, we’ve got you some good news and suggestions. Keep reading to discover some of the best simple DIY projects to update your bedroom and give it a nice, fresh look without burning a hole in your wallet.
5 Quick DIY Ways To Update Your Bedroom
Reinvent Your Bedside Table
Been eyeing those marble effect everything that’s making rounds in all major home decor stores? Why not re-decorate your bedside table with the same effect, and give your room a nice elegant touch instantly? It’s pretty simple! All you need is some marbled contact paper- you’ll find it at a specialty craft store, and once you work on it, it’ll be almost impossible to tell that your tabletop isn’t marble!
Bring in the Nature
There’s no better way to add a nice feel of freshness to your indoor space than getting in some greenery! Make use of the space above your headboard to hang some frames that contain your very own DIY’ed pressed leaves. You can make use of any fresh leaves, spend a little time pressing them and framing them, and you’re pretty much done!
Love having scented candles in your room? Take them up a notch by spending a little more time on them. Get your hands on the basic plain ones and visit your craft store for some engraving tools, rubber stamps, doilies, laces, glitter and any other essentials you might want to add and let your creativity run loose. Look up different designs that work well with your bedroom decor and get started!
Probably one of the simplest and pocket friendly ways to decorate your bedroom, especially if you don’t have a lot of time and still want that little ‘new’ feel, is to get your hands on some stencils, some paint and spend a couple of hours on the weekend on a simple DIY stencil art project. You can also create your own stencils by printing out some patterns online and cutting them out. You’ll be amazed at how these are so simple yet work so wonderfully.
Fur It Up
You may have come across fur pillows and rugs making an appearance on almost all beauty and fashion blogger’s Instagram posts, and yes, they can add a new textural element to your room. Fur pillows may be expensive, but you can whip up a cover for yourself easily by simply measuring the sides of your pillow and getting your hands on some fur fabric for an easy sewing project.
Or you can pick some up at Kohl’s!
Got a soft corner for everything shiny and glittery? You can also try your hands at creating those glittery sequined cushion covers yourself- you’ll be happy you did!
Also available at Kohl’s!