Unlock Your Creativity: Inspiring DIY Home Decor Ideas

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Creativity is a gift that needs to be unleashed. What better way to release this creativity than by incorporating DIY home decor ideas into your living spaces? Not only does it make your surroundings more personal and appealing, but it also provides a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment.

In this post, we’ll explore some simple yet inspiring DIY home decor ideas to help you create a space that reflects your personality and style.

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Gather at Home 

This book is art in itself! There are some great ideas in here and it’s pretty enough to leave on the coffee table. Monika Hibbs is a popular lifestyle influencer who shares her favourite recipes and crafts in this thoughtfully laid out project.

Gather at Home: Over 100 Simple Recipes, DIYs, and Inspiration for a Year of Occasions
  • Hardcover Book
  • Hibbs, Monika (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 304 Pages – 03/10/2020 (Publication Date) – Penguin Canada (Publisher)

Creative Reuse and Repurposing

Often, the best home decor items are those repurposed with a bit of creative thinking. An old ladder can transform into a unique bookshelf, while a vintage suitcase can morph into an eccentric side table. Take a moment to look around and see if there are any items that can be given a new life.

DIY home decor ideas repurpose doors

Try a Fancy Ceiling or Wall

A gorgeous ceiling is a splendid way to inject personality into your rooms. Try using these easy-to-install drop panels that make will your home look expensive! They are lightweight and add elegance to any room.

Decorative Panels

Art3d Decorative Drop Ceiling Tile 2‘x2‘, Glue-up 3D Textured Ceiling Panel, Plastic Sheet in Black(12 Pack)
  • INSTALLATION-Easily lay into a standard 15/16″ T-bar drop ceiling grid system or glued over any flat substrates
  • MATERIAL ADVANTAGE: It’s made out of lightweight PVC, flexible and will not crack, water and corrosion resistant for exceptional durability, safe and fully recycable
  • PACKING QUANTITY: It contains 12 tiles of sized 24″x24″, covering 48 sq.ft
  • CONSTRUCTION: It’s thin and lightweight, pretty easy to work with, paintable, cut with a snip, scissors or utility knife for quick and easy installation
  • MULTIPURPOSE: These elegant stylish 3D designs are excellent no matter for remodeling or new construction to ceiling or wall decoration
Art3d Cement Texture 3D Wall Panels, 4-Pack PU Wall Panels for Interior Wall Decor, 24″ x 48″, Cement Grey
  • SPECIFICATION – Comes with 4 panels, 48 X 24 X 1.2 inches of each, total cover 32 square feet
  • Easy DIY – Come with glues, just follow the instruction to install
  • MATERIAL ADVANTAGE – Made of high quality polyurethane, light weight, waterproof, durable, paintbale, corrosion resistant, flame retardant
  • APPEARANCE – With 3D cement design, the texture and color are no difference from natural cement. Finely polished surface and exquisite craft make your wall stand out
  • APPLICATION – Great building material for living room, bedroom, kitchen, TV & Sofa backdrop, porch and hallway as interior accent wall decoration, also can be used at office, logo wall, lounge, restaurant or hotel for commercial purpose
NeatiEase Wainscoting Panels Peel and Stick, Flexible Classic Wall Molding Trim & Chair Rail, Self-Adhesive Wall Paneling for Home Decoration, 9.8ft x 1.1in
  • High Quality Wainscoting Panels – Moisture-proof, anti-corrosion, oil-proof, dust-proof, waterproof, non-toxic and odorless, easy to clean.
  • Durable and Flexible – 1.1 inch(width) x 9.8 feet(length) flexible wall panel, made of high quality PVC material.
  • Easy To Use – Measure and cut the length you need, peel off the adhesive backing and stick to smooth surface, high viscosity and long lasting. No sticky left after peeling.
  • Widely Applicable – Adhesive wall trim can stick to almost any corner(tiles, plastic, marble, metal, glass, wood, smooth wall, ext.) Perfect for bathroom, bedroom, living room, kitchen, TV background wall, molding, baseboard, ceiling, border, cabinet, mirror and more.
  • Risk-free Purchase – 12- month warranty and 30 days free return & replacement, enjoy a purchase completely risk free.

Acacia Hardwood Outdoor Flooring for Patio


12 Sq Ft Interlocking Deck Tiles 24 x 12 Long Boards Snap Together Wood Flooring – Acacia Hardwood Outdoor Flooring for Patio – Floor Decking Tile, Waterproof Balcony Flooring (1 Pack (6 Pieces))
  • INTERLOCKING DECK TILES (6 PACK): The simple solution for your patio, balcony, walkway, outdoor shower floor covering, and other indoor / outdoor needs.
  • SNAP TOGETHER WOOD FLOORING: Super easy click tile flooring, hassle free assembly.
  • BEAUTIFUL ACACIA WOOD: High quality click together flooring.
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  • MEASUREMENTS: Each tile is 24″ length x 12″ width in inches or 2′ x 1′ in feet. The height/thickness is 0.9″. This 6 pack box contains 6 tiles and covers an area of 12 square feet.

Paint By Number

TUMOVO DIY Adults Paint by Numbers Kits on Canvas, Blue Flowers Paint by Numbers, Flowers DIY Oil Painting for Kids, Arts and Crafts for Home Wall Decor Acrylic Painting Kit 16×20 Inch(Framed)
  • 【Paint by Number Kits】Paint by number set included 16″x20″(40x50cm) numbered canvas, 3 brushes, 1 set of acrylic paints to paint the canvas. You can paint directly without needing to prepare additional tools.
  • 【High Quality】The paint-by-number canvas is moisture-proof and waterproof the acrylic paints are safe, non-toxic, and tasteless. HD printing technology makes the numbers on the canvas clear and easy to read.
  • 【How to Paint】You only match the numbers of the paint and the figures on canvas to fill in the paint. Then choose the right size brush to paint and finish the painting step by step. Have fun painting.
  • 【Enjoy Yourself】DIY paint by number can help you spend your free time. You not only relieve the stress of life in painting and return to inner peace but also improve your hands-on ability. DIY art crafts will enrich your life. It makes you feel the charm and fun of art.
  • 【Ideal Gift】DIY acrylic painting is a funny and meaningful hobby. It’s a perfect gift for friends and family on holidays and anniversaries. After finishing, it will be an exquisite wall decoration.

DIY Home Decor Lighting

Lighting can dramatically change the mood of a room. With a little creativity, you can design a wide array of lighting solutions. Repurpose mason jars into magical lanterns, or craft a rustic chandelier from twine and fairy lights. These handmade pieces can add a whimsical touch to any space.

diy home decor fairy lights in a room
VOOKRY 8 Pack 30 LED Fairy Lights Battery Operated String Lights – 10ft Mini Silver Wire Firefly Starry Moon Lights for DIY Crafts Wedding Party Table Centerpieces Bedroom Christmas(Cool White)
  • 8 Cool White Colors in One Package: The package including 8 Pack Cool White 30 led fairy lights are made of high quality 10 feet long flexible silver wire. 2 x CR2032 batteries per lights and a screwdriver included, 48 hours of battery life. Just use the attached little screw driver to change batteries while it’s out of power.
  • Easy Use and Perfect For DIY: The starry moon fairy lights are made of a soft bendable silver wire. With a mini 2*1*0.2 inch battery case and 0.7ft lead wire, easy to bend into any shape you want, or wrap around anything you want. It can be used for decoration of Mason cans, bottles, candlesticks, plant, flowers etc.
  • IP65 Waterproof Starry Lights: The fairy moon string lights is IP65 waterproof and can be used indoor and outdoor, can be put in water to create a wonderful scene, without any worry of moisture or weather damage or short circuit. Only the string lights is waterproof, the battery pack is not waterproof.
  • Safe and Energy-saving: The silver wire starry moon lights are low power and insulates heat, remain safe to the touch. No glare, the soft warm lights in order to protect your eyes.
  • Applicable To Various Scenarios: High quality copper wire Led lights, it is very suitable for special costumes, Halloween hair ornaments, Christmas decorations, Valentine’s Day gifts, stage performances, or decoration of weddings, parties, houses, trees, gifts, children’s rooms, windows, bedrooms, painted walls, gardens, courtyards, balconies, corridors, fences and shelves.
Outdoor String Lights 25 Feet G40 Globe LED Patio Lights with 13 Edison Plastic Bulbs(1 Spare), Waterproof Connectable Hanging Lights for Backyard Porch Balcony Party Decor, E12 Socket Base, Black
  • 【Dimmable Compatible & Energy Saving】G40 LED outside string light come with 12 plastic LED bulbs and 1 spare bulb. 1.5 inch light bulbs have E12/C7 candelabra socket base, 1W per bulb, warm white dimmable string light help you to save more electricity bid
  • 【Connectable & Portable】12 hanging sockets, 18 inch lead with male plug, 24 inch spacing between bulbs, 18 inch tail with female connector, total length 25 feet. End to end connect up to 60 strands (include the 1st strand). Portable size for easy carrying and storage
  • 【Safety & Durable】Outside deck lights is built with weatherproof technology, which can withstand extreme temperatures, rain, wind, and damp climates. Safe and durable electric bistro lights either with a built-in spare fuse for easy replacement
  • 【Practical & Easy to Install】This outdoor decorative light string is very easy to install with a cable tie or cup hook, fix it or place it anywhere as you need. flexible and practical, a light bulb that goes out does not affect other lighting bulbs
  • 【Widely Used & Warranty】Our commercial lights great for balcony garden pergola gazebo tent bbq market cafe umbrella wedding decor pond lights. Please contact the seller directly if you have any quality problems. For Bulbs replacement, please search B00R25V92Y
YOLIGHT Wishing Ball Curtain Lights 200 LED Window Curtain String Lights with Remote, USB Battery Powered Twinkle Globe Fairy Lights for Wedding Party Bedroom Christmas Decoration (Warm White)
  • 【Wishing Ball Curtain Lights】The edison look bulbs are filled with fairy-like copper wire LEDs, hanging on silver wire curtain lights, to create a soft mode for just any place, add charm and character to your activities and provide relaxing mood lighting for party & holiday.
  • 【Dual Power & Safe to Use】The wishing ball lights output 5V low voltage and safe for operation. It features a 9.8ft USB plug cord to reach the USB device, and a AA battery box for battery power if there’s no outlet nearby. It’s easy and portable to illuminate the curtain lights. (AA batteries are not included)
  • 【Remote Control】This window curtain lights offer 8 lighting effects including static and comes with a useful timer function. All functions are easily set with a remote control in hand. The remote control distance is up to 10ft.
  • 【Easy to Install】Extremely lightweight, with built in hooks, the ball curtain lights is easy to be hung virtually anywhere. Easily slides along the curtains or backdrop, create walls of cascading light with little effort.
  • 【Aesthetic Fairy Lights】Suitable for hanging on the window, curtain, wall, ceiling, door or spreading them throughout a tree on Christmas day. This blinking light strings can be used for wedding, Halloween, Christmas, party or simply use it around in the house, transform your room into a magical fairy land.
Magictec 300 LED Curtain String Light, 8 Lighting Modes Fairy Twinkle String Lights Wedding Party Home Garden Bedroom Outdoor Indoor Wall Decorations, Warm White
  • Quality Construction: Strong strands of 6.6 ft (200 cm) horizontal line and 9.8 ft (300 cm) vertical LED strands with 30 pieces each line (300 pcs.) for warm white starry lights, perfect for any standard window curtain at home.
  • Easy Touch Controller: Single touch controller with 8 lighting modes for different events and occasions, including romantic, party, calm, and more.
  • Waterproof Design: IP44 waterproof rating allows indoor or outdoor wall hanging for versatile lighting.
  • Versatile Lighting: Great for commercial, birthday, wedding, festival, holidays, and many events at home or office, can be hung on walls, windows, doors, floors, ceilings, Christmas trees.
  • Safety and Satisfaction: UL certified plug-in transformer with output of 29V is safe for any curtain light decoration and comes with a full satisfaction guarantee.
BOHON Natural Fluorite String Lights Battery Operated with Remote Sea Glass Raw Stones Decorative Lights 6.5ft 20 LEDs String Lights for Bedroom Party Indoor Christmas Wedding Decor
  • Natural Fluorite String Lights: 6.5ft 20 LEDs string lights with natural fluorite stones for beach themed decoration
  • Unique Design and Function: Perfect for Christmas, birthday, wedding, party decoration with elegant design and sparkle
  • Wide Application: Can be hung on walls, windows, doors, floors, trees, pianos, gardens for indoor or outdoor decoration
  • Waterproof and Portable: Small IP64 waterproof battery box allows easy carrying and placement
  • Wireless Remote Control: Set timer and brightness dimmer for easy use and save batteries with 12 different flicker modes and speed
6 Pack 7Feet Starry String Lights Waterproof Fairy String Lights 20 Micro Starry LEDs On Silvery Copper Wire CR2032 Batteries Included for Wedding Centerpiece Party Christmas Table Decor Warm White
  • Very good design tools:6pcs lights per packing,battery compartment extension cord is 0.6ft,each light is with 6.25 feet flexible thin silvery copper wire with 20pcs bright micro leds,Warm White Light(color temperature 2600-2800K). They glint in the dark, perfect to decorate your patio, deck, front porch, child’s bedroom,wedding, party, shop, restaurant ,room and Thanksgiving,Christmas Centerpiece Decor , And the silvery copper wire disappeared into the night, Leaving only light.
  • Each fairy light is included CR2032 batteries, The battery box is with ON/OFF switch,simply switch on the lights and enjoy these amazing moon lights.NOTE: The battery of these short fairy lights last for 48hours around continuous life, The batteries need to be replaced when the lights get dim. NOTE:When the battery is replaced, just unscrew the two screws below the battery box, lift the top cover from below, take out the old battery, replace the new battery, pay attention to the positive and negative poles of the battery. Do not unscrew the two screws above the battery box.
  • Easy to hide: Newest Clear and Small Battery Box 0.75*2 inches,The mini size is very easy to hide into your design works
  • Waterpoof :Ultra Thin, Bendable but Sturdy Wire with LED Lights is Totally Submersible,the copper wire part into water to achieve amazing lighting effects, Not included battery box.
  • The battery life is 48 hours when in continuous lighting.360° sparkle for a beautiful effect. The LED lights do not overheat ,They are safe to touch. NOTE: the battery of these short fairy lights last for 48hours around continuous life, batteries need to be replaced when the lights get dim.
JMEXSUSS 100 LED Connectable Globe String Lights Indoor Bedroom, 33ft Warm White String Lights with Remote Plug in, 8Mode Christmas Lights Outdoor Waterproof for Classroom Patio Party Weeding Decor
  • 🎁 Globe String Lights: The Led string lights come with frosted globes can create a soft, cosy light to take care of your eyes. So the lighting effect of the frosted ball is irreplaceable by other LED string lights. The cute string lights indoor provide a fun feel for room aesthetic to the bedroom, dorm, classroom, living room. The globe around the lights are shatterproof, it not only create a unique relaxing and soothing indoor atmosphere, but also enhances the durability of the string lights.
  • 🎁 Multi-Function Remote Control: The hanging Christmas lights comes with a smart remote, allowing you to easily run 8 modes, timer ,ON/OFF and adjust brightness to achieve the desired lighting effect. The remote control feature provides tremendous convenience, giving you easy to control over lighting to create the perfect Christmas ambiance for indoor and outdoor room.
  • 🎁 Connectable Decorative Christmas Lights: The length of Christmas string lights is 33 ft, comes with an additional 10ft lead wire, 100 LED globe bulbs. The decorative ball string lights are connectable, meaning you can expand your decorative range as needed. Whether for a small room or a large gathering, the Christmas string lights can meet your decoration needs, producing beautiful lighting displays.
  • 🎁 UL Certified &Waterproof Design: The globe string lights plug in have UL certification, with low voltage, it’s safe to touch and put it around your body. The globe string lights outdoor is IP44 waterproof, It’s perfect for home decoration without getting damaged, including heavy rain and snowy. But please note that the plug needs to be protected from water. The globe string lights widely used for Christmas decor, Holiday decor, wedding decor, Kid’s room, Girl’s bedroom , patio , camping .
  • 🎁 Classroom Lights:The warm white globe string lights is perfect for classroom decor, suitable decor for back to school classroom decorations,school daily activity decorations. Also they can be applied for seasonal projects, and holiday decorations. Create a beautiful and cosy atmosphere for your classroom or school with these classroom lights. Delighting students and keeping children actively engaged in learning.

Add a Festive Backsplash to Your Home Decor

Art3d Backsplash Tile for Kitchen Peel and Stick, 10-Sheet Stick on Subway Tiles for Kitchem, Bathroom Back Splashes, 12″x12″, Warm White with Gray Grout
  • Premium Material – The subway tiles are made from upgraded vinyl material, which is more durable and will not crack and yellow easily over time aside from water-resistant, lightweight, easy to install and clean.
  • Eco-friendly & Safe Vinyl – Our peel and stick backsplash tiles are made with eco-friendly vinyl material, which is durable and emits fewer harmful chemicals into the air. This low-VOC material is a healthier choice for your home and the planet.
  • Quick & Easy Installation – Designed for ease of use, the self-adhesive backing allows you to install with no grout or special tools needed. The lightweight and flexible design allows for easy customization around corners and odd-shaped areas.
  • Wide Application – Art3d tiles are versatile and can be used in a variety of settings, including kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, and even RVs or boats, which make them a great choice for homeowners, renters, and DIY enthusiasts.
  • What You Get – 10 sheets Art3d self-adhesive tiles, total covers around 8.2 square feet area (The total coverage area is NOT 10 square feet because of the overlap area), our worry-free warranty and friendly customer service.
Art3d 10-Sheets Peel and Stick Kitchen Backsplash Tiles, 12″x12″ Self-Adhesive Marble Grey Wall Tiles for Kitchen and Bathroom
  • 1.4 times coverage area: a 12*12 tile covers 40% more area than a 10*10 tile cover’s
  • Premium peel and stick tile: – Art3d peel and stick tile is made of eco-friendly material, resistant to heat and moisture, easy wipe to remove the stains
  • Easy DIY: stick on backsplash tiles for kitchen or bathroom, self adhesive, steady sticky, it can be applied to a round corner, no grout, no glue, no mess, no special tools and no experience needed
  • Peel and stick tile backsplash, specially design for kitchen backsplash and bathroom backsplash
  • Recommended Use: Kitchen island walls, bathroom backsplashes, bedroom walls, laundry rooms etc.
Art3d Premium 10-Sheet Peel and Stick Tile Backsplash – 12″x12″ for Kitchen , Bright White
  • 1.4 TIMES COVERAGE AREA – the size of Art3d peel and stick tile is around 12″x12″, which covers 40% more area than a 10″x10″ tile covers.
  • PREMIUM PEEL AND STICK TILES – The art3d peel and stick tiles are made of eco-friendly material, resistant to heat and moisture, easy wipe to remove the stains. Suitable for smooth and clean surfaces. Stick to wall without extra glue.
  • 10-SHEET PACKAGE – come in one box of 10 sheets premium quality 3-D gel-like tiles, total covers around 8.2 square feet area (The total coverage area is NOT 10 square feet because of the overlap area )
  • EASY DO IT YOURSELF – stick on backsplash tiles for kitchen or bathroom, self adhesive, steady sticky, according to the size can be a good stitching installation can be bent to corner, no grout, no glue, no mess, no special tools and no experience needed.
  • WIDELY USE RANGE – It can be applied to decor the kitchen island walls, bathroom backsplashes, bedroom walls, laundry rooms etc, transform your living space from ordinary to extraordinary with these unique stick on tiles for backsplash!
AULIGET 20 Sheets Faux Stone Peel and Stick Backsplash, White Marble Look PVC Wall Tiles Stick on Backsplash for Kitchen
  • 20 sheets solid PVC mixed metal tiles, 11.7″x5.9″x0.12″ each, covering about 9.6 square feet.
  • Made of PVC composite laminate, realistic textured surface, anti-scratch, high impact, color fadeless, easy to cut with the utility knife.
  • Strong foam backing tape without extra glue, just peel and stick. No deform, no peeling. Easy DIY, save your time and money on contractors.
  • Waterproof & Heat resistant. Most people used in kitchen backsplash, steamy bathroom walls, laundry rooms, RV, fireplaces, etc. Easily wipe to remove stains, protect the walls from splashes and oil.
  • It is recommended you purchase a minimum of 10% extra tiles to account for design cuts and patterns. Please capture all tiles for a project within one order, so multiple orders with long intervals may receive slightly different colors.
STICKGOO Thicker Design Peel and Stick Tile Backsplash, 12”×12”Stick on Backsplash for Kitchen, Self Adhesive Tile for Kitchen Backsplash and Bathroom(10 Sheets,Beige & White)
  • 🌹2-3 Times Thickness: Much thicker than ordinary peel & stick tile, 2mm-2.5mm each, durable and solid tile, unlike soft sticker tiles
  • ❁Stronger Upgrade Adhesive: 3X Stronger backing glue than ordinary vinyl backsplash tile, not only stick firmly to the smooth & clean surface, but also available on lightly textured wall
  • ✿1.4 Times Coverage Area: 10 sheets thickened self-adhesive tiles, 12″ X 12″ each, which covers 40% more area than 10″x10″ tile
  • ❃Waterproof & Heat Resistant: Widely used in kitchen island walls, bathroom backsplash, shower, fireplace, and installed behind the stove
  • ❀Easy Do It Yourself: Just peel, interlock and stick. No need to overlap, no grout and no mess, save your time and money on labor