Let’s face it, sometimes our budgets are squeezed and it’s tough to get inspired and redecorate, but everyone likes an occasional home decor pick-me-up. (Especially after you take note of all the
crap fine decor you already purchased back in 1998). If time or money is limited, here are some ways to spruce up your home with things you just might have lying around your house at this very moment. #1 Repurpose Knick Knacks You’ve Had for Years:
If you have blank pillows, tablecloths or curtains — consider adding a transfer! Furniture can even be updated by adding a graphic or lettering. Check out The Graphics Fairy who provides you with 12 methods to apply transfers to using different techniques on various items around the house. Here are some ideas, including a great tutorial on adding transfers to pillows:
Or try the method below. She transferring directly from the printer onto the fabric itself and used painter’s canvas dropcloth for this project. (See my past post for other drop cloth projects and inspiration).
And…here is MY table using a graphic from The Graphics Fairy:
#4: Envision a New Plant vs. New Furniture: