You don’t have to be a DIY expert to create beautiful home decor. In fact, sometimes all it takes is a thrift store find and a can of spray paint to create something fantastical. Personally, I have several half-used cans of spray paint lying around. These 10 DIY Home Decor Projects are just the inspiration I needed to bring some old pieces back to life. You can shop for materials using the affiliate links below each post so you won’t be wasting any time getting crafty!
Custom Welcome Mat DIY Home Decor Makeover
Thrift Diving has a tutorial for a Custom Welcome Mat DIY Home Decor Makeover. I love it because generic welcome mats may be cheaper, but they’re not cute at all. This is a great way to add some pizzazz to your doorstep without dropping a fortune on custom made welcome mats.
Make Your Own Milk Glass
My Life From Home shared a tutorial on how to Make Your Own Milk Glass and I am blown away by the simplicity. Milk glass is a great focal point but can be very expensive. This is an affordable and easy way to make gorgeous home decor on any budget.
Spray Paint a Brass Fireplace
If your brass fireplace could use a facelift then Bright Green Door has just the DIY Home Decor tutorial to Spray Paint a Brass Fireplace. I just love how the spray paint took something dated and made it fresh and fit for a focal point.
Spray Paint Decor Balls
The Dollar Store always has those packs of decorative rattan balls but they’re just so plain and boring. Creations By Kara brings them to life with some spray paint and can I just say, WOW! Who would have thought they could be the center point for your home decor?
Ombre Spray Painted Glass Jars
If you ever buy jarred spaghetti sauce, those jars could be your next great creation. Check out how Crafting in the Rain makes these beautiful Ombre Spray Painted Glass Jars. Fill them with fresh cut flowers or faux blooms for a creative centerpiece anywhere.
Spray Painted Vacation Sea Shells
When you live coastal there’s never a shortage of seashells. The same is true when you take a beach vacation. Re-Fabbed shows us how to spray paint those seashells and create a memory filled piece of home decor in one fell swoop.
Hanging Baskets Makeover
Whenever I go to a thrift store or garage sale I see tons of baskets. I look at old hanging baskets and usually pass them by because they’re tattered and faded. Thanks to Torie Jayne I’m definitely going to be giving them a second look just so I can create gorgeous hanging baskets with spray paint!
Sea Glass Lanterns
One of my favorite things to do all year long is hunt for sea glass. There’s nothing like finding hidden gems along the seashore. Anyone that has gone sea glass hunting can tell you the finds are few and far between. Thanks to this tutorial from Princess Pinky Girl we can make these awe-inspiring Sea Glass Lanterns at home!
Make Zinnia Flowers from Pine Cones
Zinnia flowers are very distinctive and come in tons of color varieties. I love how these florals draw the eye in and make you feel instantly happy. Unfortunately, they don’t last long once cut, which is why I adore this tutorial from A Fanciful Twist on how to Make Zinnia Flowers from Pine Cones.
IKEA Side Table Makeover
IKEA is known for having affordable furniture and also for all the cool hacks for that furniture. I love seeing people makeover IKEA goods, and Dwell Beautiful did a great job with their IKEA Side Table Makeover. The gold really makes it pop and meshes perfectly with the natural wood base.