Budget Friendly Home Decor Projects to Try!


Want to explore some simple and budget friendly DIY home decor ideas that will breathe new life into your home? If you're fed up of looking at the same four walls and feel like an update is in order, chances are you'll be after some ideas and be figuring out how to make it work. From charming accents to stylish upgrades, these creative projects will make your living space feel warm, welcoming, and uniquely you but without costing a fortune. 

Personalised Wall Art
Have you ever created personalised wall art? One great idea is to gather your favourite photographs and frame them with thrifted or repurposed frames. Another idea is to paint your own pictures and frame them, or even frame your kids art! You could find pictures online to print or design things using free design programs online. 

Cosy Throw Pillow Makeover
Cosy throw pillows add so much to a room- colour, texture and warmth. Sewing enthusiasts can upcycle old fabric or clothing into pillow covers with pretty patterns and interesting textures. If sewing isn't your forte, you could always use fabric glue to create no sew covers using fun fabrics that match your style.

Upcycled Furniture
Give old furniture a fresh lease on life with a bit of upcycling magic. Sand and repaint wooden chairs or tables to match your d├ęcor theme. For a vintage touch, try decoupaging furniture with charming patterns or botanical prints. You can find furniture to upcycle really cheap or even free on places like Facebook Marketplace or boot fairs. 

Indoor Plant Haven
Bring the outdoors in with a beautiful indoor plant haven. Lots of garden centres have sections with reduced plants that you can snap up- they just need a bit of love and can be brought back to health with some TLC. Not only will greenery liven up your space but it also promotes a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.

Creative Wall Murals
If you have some artistic flair, how about painting creative wall murals, these are fantastic for kids rooms and can be so much fun for you to do as well as for your little ones to enjoy. Whether it's a whimsical landscape or an abstract design, wall murals add a unique charm to your home and can be accomplished with simple painting techniques.

Vintage Treasure Hunt
Embrace the thrill of antique shopping and explore vintage stores, charity shops and boot fairs for unique and affordable decor pieces. Vintage mirrors, clocks, and decorative items can all become charming focal points in your home without breaking your budget.

Fairy Light Magic
Add a touch of enchantment to your living space with fairy lights, these dont just need to be kept for Christmas! These twinkling lights can instantly create a cozy and magical ambiance, go with a warm white for the cosiest glow. Drape them around your bed frame, along shelves or around a mirror for a delightful effect.

With these easy and affordable DIY ideas, your living space will be transformed into a warm and inviting haven, all without breaking the bank