Creating your own decor is rewarding: you get the satisfaction of making it yourself and having it be the exact style you want. From wall art to lamps, you can choose which pieces fit your unique style and vision.
Whether you’re looking for rustic home decor or DIY ideas for your bathroom, you’ll find plenty of inspiration in our 41 DIY home decor ideas. Our collection includes photos and tips so you can get started on exciting projects today.
Want to give your bedroom or living room wall a special touch? Design a canvas wall print with a favorite photo from a family trip or day at the beach.
DIY Beach-Themed Wall Art Printables
If you’re looking to create a more inviting space, nothing says “welcome home” like a tropical theme. Download and print the printables below to bring some relaxation to your home.
1.DIY Pet Art
Transform round, metallic placemats into trendy wall art. Stencil an image of your dog or cat then fill in the design with black paint.
2. Book Planter
Cut out the pages of an old book to make a creative planter for a coffee table. Be sure to pick a succulent or similar plant that needs minimal water. Your guests will be impressed with the creavitiy involved.
3. String Art
In the shape of a heart, star or U.S. state, form string art using a series of nails and a wooden board. Choose a string color that matches the other decor in your room.
4. Monogram Pillow
Personalize pillows for your living room or bedroom by painting on your initial. Pair your monogram pillows with custom photo pillows for a full arrangement.
5. Metallic Pears
Try painting fruit like apples and pears in a simple graphic pattern. This DIY is easy and perfect for any season. Use metallic paint for an extra pop at the dinner table.
6. Bamboo Orb Lights
Craft unique lanterns for your home office or bedroom with bamboo strips. Secure a lightbulb inside and attach your lantern to the ceiling using sturdy hooks.
7. Polaroid Gallery Wall
Put a spin on a traditional gallery wall with square prints. Choose photos with rich colors, including candid shots from vacations and day trips.
8. Mason Jar Herb Garden
Mason jars make for the perfect at home garden. Purchase herbs you use most often and replant them in a jar that will easily fit on your kitchen windowsill.
9. Lace Bowls And Jars
Layer your bowls, mugs and serving trays with pieces of lace. Decoupage cotton lace right onto the surface for beautiful, timeless decor.
10. Painted Pumpkins
Add more color to your fall decor with chalk paint pumpkins. Pick your favorite colors, whether that’s classic fall shades or a modern, muted pallette, then arrange on your dining room table.
11. Refurbished Dresser
Enhance a dresser with a fresh coat of paint and shiny knobs. Try painting a triangle, diamond or heart across the drawers for a novel furniture piece.