We all hop onto Pinterest and see the amazing bedrooms, apartments, houses and dorm rooms and suddenly want to reconstruct out entire lives. Can we please have a room even half as aesthetically pleasing as the rooms we see online? These 10 DIY hacks to spice up your room are definitely going to be a step towards getting that room without spending and arm and a leg! If you want to have a room as beautiful as the rooms on your dream room Pinterest board then listen up because here’s how you can make that happen!
1. Bottle Vases
Rather than ditching your Strabucks Frappuccino bottle, save the planet and recycle it yourself! These cute and interestingly shaped little bottles are for more than just waking you up when you are on the go! They can be made into vases! Just take the plastic off of the bottle and paint it however you please. You can even add twine around the top and tie it into a bow. However you want to decorate these tasteful decorations you just have to pop a flower in there and it will bring some happiness and color into your room!
2. Wooden Pallet Shelves
This is a simple way to make a big difference in your room. Organization is key to making any room a great one! The less clutter you have the more peaceful of a space it is. This shelf is going to get all the stuff you want up and out of the way! All you have to do is find a wooden pallet that companies use to transport items. You can go to Home Depot, Menards, or even Walmart and ask if they have one of these laying around. All you have to do is sand it and leave it as is or you could paint or stain it and there you have it! A brand new shelf!
3. Bathroom necessities wall mount
Never being able to find your hair ties or constantly having to dig through drawers to find your cotton balls and Q-tips can get kind of annoying. This wall mount is one of many quick DIY hacks that is going to give you easy access to all of your bathroom necessities. All you need is a piece of wood, mason jars, and some glue and you will never be on the hunt for those pesky items again!
4. Flower Mirror
You don’t have to be the only beautiful aspect of your mirror! Just applying some fake flowers with some glue onto your mirror is going to spice up an average everyday mirror into something a little more intriguing and fun to look at. You can even add some lights around it with command strips which could give you some great lighting for those mirror pics!
5. Magnetic Makeup Holder
We are just continuing to get rid of that clutter! These multi-item DIY hacks are going to get all of your make up off of your vanity and right in front of your face. This is also helpful so that you can see absolutely everything you own making it v easy to find what you need! All you need is some magnetic sheet metal, a picture frame, and some adhesive magnets to stick on the back of your makeup! You can decorate your board however you want painting the frame and even putting decorative paper over that sheet metal and there you have it! Easy makeup access!
6. Light Wall
This aesthetically pleasing wall decoration is one that will put other DIY hacks to shame. It is something that we see in every picture that we say oh my gosh GOALS! It seems like something so magnificent, but it really is super simple to create. All you need to do is hang a curtain rod up with some sheer curtains, clear command hooks and light strips to hang from the command strips and that’s it! This is super easy and is something that will make your room look great all day and night long! You can use whatever color, but white tend to make a room look bigger!
7. Popsicle Stick Wall Decor
The DIY hacks that come with popsicle sticks are endless. This one really allows you to break out your craft box and get the popsicle sticks and glue ideas flowing in a more classy way. Painting or staining the sticks will make them look like this item was bought from the store. Make sure you use strong glue because then you can use this as a shelf as well!
8. Memory Wall
There are several ways you can hang your pictures on your wall to display all of the good memories you have with your friends and family. This one is super simple and will look great when it is placed in just the right spot. All you need is some twine, command hooks, clothes pins and your favorite pics! This will keep your room simple, yet still allowing your personal touch!
9. Press plant wall decor
These are insanely easy to make and incredible to look at. These super simple decorations are going to add some plant life to your room in a way that is not normally done! All you need is some picture frames and a little bit of nature. You can put anything from flowers to leaves inside of the frames press them down and there you have it. Simple wall decor that is beautiful without over crowding your wall space.
10. Tin Can Lights
The more mood lighting the better! These will add some different and more rustic vibes to your room than just setting up a candle. Grab the empty can of soup you ate for lunch today and poke some holes inside the can. You can paint and decorate the can as you please then just place an electric candle inside. These can be placed sporadically around your room to create some great lighting. Real candles can be used as well to add some scent, but watch out because it can make the tin can hot!