Are you looking for ways to spruce up your bedroom without breaking the bank? Look no further than these DIY decor ideas that will add a personal touch to your space.
1. Paint an Accent Wall
Adding a pop of color to your bedroom can make a big impact. Choose a wall to paint as an accent wall and select a color that complements your bedding or decor. For a unique touch, try painting a geometric pattern or stripes.
2. Create a Gallery Wall
A gallery wall is a great way to showcase your favorite photos and artwork. Choose frames in different sizes and styles and arrange them in a cohesive display. Mix in some prints or paintings for added interest.
3. DIY Headboard
A headboard can be expensive, but you can create one on your own for a fraction of the cost. Use reclaimed wood, fabric, or even a tapestry to make a unique statement piece for your bedroom.
4. Repurpose Old Furniture
Instead of throwing away old furniture, repurpose it into something new. For example, turn an old dresser into a TV stand or a bookshelf into a shoe rack. Get creative and give new life to old pieces.
5. Add Plants
Plants add a natural touch to any room and can help purify the air. Choose plants that thrive in low light, such as snake plants or pothos, and place them in decorative pots or hanging planters.
6. DIY Bedside Table
A simple DIY bedside table can add charm to your bedroom. Use a stack of books or crates as a base and top it with a piece of wood or a tray. Add a lamp and some books for a cozy touch.
7. Hang Curtains
Curtains can add color and texture to your room. Choose a style that complements your bedding and hang them high to make the room look larger. For added privacy, layer them over blinds or shades.
8. DIY Wall Art
You don’t have to be an artist to create your own wall art. Use washi tape to create a geometric design, frame some fabric or wallpaper, or paint your own abstract piece.
9. Create a Cozy Reading Nook
Transform a corner of your bedroom into a cozy reading nook with a comfortable chair or cushion, a soft throw blanket, and some books or magazines. Add a side table or floor lamp to complete the look.
10. Paint Your Furniture
Giving your furniture a fresh coat of paint can instantly update your room. Choose a color that complements your bedding or decor and use a high-quality paint to ensure a smooth finish.
11. Hang String Lights
String lights add a cozy ambiance to your bedroom. Hang them around your bed or drape them over a ladder or headboard for a whimsical touch.
12. Create a Memory Wall
Showcase your favorite memories by creating a memory wall. Print out photos and arrange them in a grid or use clothespins to hang them from twine. Add some framed mementos for a personal touch.
13. DIY Canopy Bed
A canopy bed adds a touch of romance to your bedroom. Create your own with some sheer curtains and a few pieces of hardware. Hang the curtains from the ceiling and drape them over your bed.
14. Add a Rug
A rug can add warmth and texture to your bedroom. Choose a style that complements your bedding and furniture and make sure it’s large enough to fit under the foot of your bed.
15. DIY Jewelry Holder
Organize your jewelry with a DIY holder. Use a picture frame and some wire mesh or chicken wire to create a unique display for your necklaces, bracelets, and earrings.
16. Paint Your Ceiling
Don’t forget about your ceiling when updating your bedroom. Paint it a color that complements your walls or choose a bold shade for a statement look.
17. DIY Floating Shelves
Add some extra storage to your bedroom with DIY floating shelves. Use brackets and wood or buy pre-made shelves and install them on your wall. Display books, photos, and decor for added interest.
18. Create a Focal Point
Choose a focal point for your bedroom, such as a statement piece of artwork or a unique headboard. Arrange your furniture around it to create a cohesive look.
19. DIY Bed Skirt
A bed skirt can hide unsightly under-bed storage and add a finished look to your bedding. Make your own with some fabric and basic sewing skills or repurpose an old tablecloth or sheet.
20. Add a Bench
A bench at the foot of your bed can add extra seating and storage. Choose a style that complements your decor and use it to store extra blankets or pillows.
21. DIY Nightstand
A simple DIY nightstand can add charm to your bedroom. Use a stack of books or crates as a base and top it with a piece of wood or a tray. Add a lamp and some books for a cozy touch.
22. Use Mirrors
Mirrors can make your room look larger and reflect light for a brighter feel. Hang a large mirror on the wall or use a smaller one on your dresser or vanity.
23. Create a Canopy with Fabric
Another way to create a canopy bed is with fabric. Drape sheer curtains or fabric over your bed and secure them to the ceiling for a dreamy look.
24. Add Texture with Pillows
Pillows can add texture and color to your bedding. Choose different sizes, shapes, and patterns to create a cohesive look. Mix in some textured pillows for added interest.
25. DIY Window Treatments
Window treatments can be expensive, but you can create your own with some fabric and basic sewing skills. Choose a style that complements your bedding and hang them high to make the room look larger.
26. Use Decorative Trays
Decorative trays can corral clutter and add a stylish touch to your bedroom. Use one on your nightstand to hold your phone and glasses or on your dresser to hold jewelry and perfume.
27. Create a Statement Wall
A statement wall can add drama to your bedroom. Choose a bold wallpaper or paint color and use it on one wall for a statement look.
28. DIY Wall Shelves
Add some extra storage to your bedroom with DIY wall shelves. Use brackets and wood or buy pre-made shelves and install them on your wall. Display books, photos, and decor for added interest.
29. Add a Pop of Color with Accessories
Accessories can add a pop of color to your bedroom. Choose a colorful throw pillow, vase, or lamp to add interest to your space.
30. Use a Rug as Wall Art
A colorful rug can be used as wall art in your bedroom. Hang it on the wall as a statement piece or layer it over another rug for added texture.