We all know how expensive redecorating can be. Even when you only want to revamp one room in your home, costs tend to add up pretty quickly–first there's the new coat of paint, then the new furnishings, lights, carpets, and accessories… Just thinking about all of this is enough to cause panic, let alone seeing your bank account afterwards.
So how about you give your wallet a break? We have a list of 21 home decorating ideas that won't cost you a single sen! Of course, the items in this list aren't for those of you planning a total rehaul–it's for those of you who want to spice up their space in small, yet strikingly fashionable ways. And with tips for every room in the home, plus the garden, we can guarantee you'll find something that suits your home and personal style perfectly.
Or better yet, an entire car? Repurpose it for cool retro seating.
And use old wooden crates to build a coffee table.
Then make a slip cover to fit over old, unused tires for additional garden seating or tables.
Ever heard of Feng Shui? Now that will bring in whole new life to your space. Simply shift your furniture around for renewed energy.
to showcase your colourful plate collection.
Place your indoor plants inside a cute mug or jug instead.
For another funky flower pot idea.
Clear mason jars go great paired with white flowers and candles.
Use your mason jars as lamp shades, as well.
Rearrange your bookshelf and sort your books by spine colour for an interesting new array of hues.
Simply prop it against the wall and you have a rustic accessory for hanging towels or displaying books.
Can be transformed into eclectic pieces of furniture.
By painting picture frames to look like antiques.
By adding an expressive couch throw.
For a practical and stylish solution!
Make a few wall hangers from extra folders you have lying around. They're sturdier than plain paper.
To hang additional plants.
And string them decoratively around the trees in your yard.
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