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Low Cost High Impact Decorating

Low Cost High Impact Decorating

Decorating & Remodel, DIY & Crafts

I love to make my house a home, to personalize it to my taste. However, it can be very expensive to decorate an entire house. So I had to come up with alternate means of low cost high impact decorating. Here are a few of my favorite $10 or less decorating tips to make a statement in your home.

Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips

  • Create a book page wreathI love my book page wreath. It has been with me for a very long time now, and it is still one of my favorite DIY projects.  It cost me about $6 and it took me 2 hours. You can see my video tutorial here.

 

Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement
  • Revamp your lamps!  Did you know updating your lamp shade can give your lamp a whole new look and feel? Therefore, I ended up wrapping twine around this dated lamp and cut off the ugly orange jewels hanging on the bottom. It especially adds a great natural texture and brought this beauty back to life. 

 

Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement
I went the burlap route for this next lamp. First, I covered the lamp shade with burlap and then hot glued gathered pieces of burlap over the top. In addition, I used leftover paint for the base, giving this lamp an entire new look.

 

Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement
  • Use up those pallets! Don’t we all love a good pallet project? For these frames I used leftover pallets from our sod and painted them white to really bring out their rough texture. Consequently, this is a super easy way to create your own frames.

 

Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement
  • Decorate with jarsI love to decorate with jars, any kind and all sizes. Clear jars, milk glass jars, mason jars… you name it! So I fill them with flowers or…
Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement
any kind of knick knacks I can find around the house, such as corks or old sewing spools.
Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement
I also love painted jars. It’s an easy way to give an old jar a face lift for cheap. I used chalk paint to paint these jars and then lightly sanded over the lettering on the jar to make it stand out!

 

Low Cost High Impact Decorating Tips to Make a Statement - Painted Jars
I hope you can use a few of these tips to spruce up your own home with some low cost high impact decorating!
Brooke
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3 Comments

  1. ℳartina @ Northern Nesting
    September 21, 2015 at 10:28 pm
    Reply

    Love all these ideas!

  2. Tone Vegsund
    September 22, 2015 at 11:05 am
    Reply

    I just love how you use things most people allready have! I often just move around or alter the things I allready have, and instantly you have a whole new statement of your room:)
    And I love the desk! Is it painted with chalkpaint?

  3. General Manager
    October 5, 2015 at 1:53 pm
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