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 10ft 30 LED Battery Operated Fairy Lights Mini Copper Wire Firefly String Lights for Bedroom Indoor Outdoor Wedding Mason Jar Dorm Decor DIY Costume Party Gifts 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
Brightown 12 Pack LED Fairy Lights Battery Operated String Lights – 7ft 20LED Waterproof Silver Wire Firefly Starry Moon Lights for DIY Crafts Wedding Table Centerpieces Party Bedroom Christmas
  • 【 12 Pack Battery Operated LED Fairy Lights 】- Powered by 2 CR2032 batteries (included), the 7 feet micro fairy light with 20 upgraded energy-efficient LEDs is perfect for both everyday decorations as well as holiday decor. The thin copper wiring and small-sized LED bulbs will add a delicate and cozy touch to your personal space
  • 【 7ft Flexible Silver Wire 】- The starry moon fairy lights are made of a soft bendable silver wire. Easy to bend it to any shape or wrapped it on anything you want like photos, shelves, walls, mirrors, crafts, furnitures, wreaths, trees, branches, plants, flowers, or wedding déco
  • 【 Long-Lasting Battery Life 】- Crafted with high-quality strong silver wire and energy-efficient LED bulbs lasting up to 2 years, these mini fairy lights are easy to use and safe to touch due to their low voltage. The included CR2032 watch batteries allow the lights to stay lit for more than 72 hours and can be quickly turned on or off via a simple button
  • 【 Safe to Touch and Waterproof 】- The silver wire starry moon lights are low power and insulate heat, remaining safe to the touch. They run very cool, no need to worry about them overheating and damaging your home’s décor. Also, they are IP44 waterproof and can be taken outdoors as well. Enjoy these beautiful glowing mini fairy lights inside your bedroom or outdoors on your patios, or balconies
  • 【 Wide Decorative Uses 】 Perfect fairy lights for weddings, parties, mason jars, crafts, arts, trees, branches, plants, flowers, kids’ rooms, tents, bedrooms, living rooms, nurseries, cubicles, loft beds, windows, ceilings, walls, shelves, patios, porches, balconies, corridors, fences, staircases, awnings, bulletin boards, holiday, Christmas. A lovely gift for your family or friend who wants to spruce up their surroundings
Galetcy Hooks for Outdoor String Lights – 100 Pack with Adhesive Strips – No Damage, No Tools, No Holes, Waterproof and UV-Resistant, Perfect for Christmas and Patio Decor
  • Keep your lights cord in place with our double hook clips:Conventional single hook design is often unstable when fixing, swaying from side to side, etc. The improved and upgraded outdoor light hooks design prevents the fixtures from sliding or sagging. You can adjust them to the most suitable height and enjoy the beautiful display effect.
  • More than five times the quantity:You’ll get 100 string light hooks in this pack.Back adhesive plate size 2.32’’*1.57’’ (hook size 1.2’’*1’’).You can use them in any way you want,enough quantity to allow you to freely combine and use.
  • Forget about nails and holes that ruin your walls:Light clips for outside string lights backing is flexible and will not leave unsightly marks on your walls when removed, ensuring your home remains in pristine condition.
  • No more worries about falling hooks:The larger adhesive plate brings stronger adhesive force, so that the command light clips can be firmly fixed in place without falling off, and the special waterproof treatment can easily cope with the outdoor wind, sun and rain.
  • Transform your space with these versatile hooks:Perfect for outdoor light clips, garden lights, holiday lights, solar string lights, LED string lights, Christmas decorations, Halloween decoration lights, LED rope lights. Widely used in offices, cars and homes. Also suitable for power cords, charging cords, network cables, laptop power cords, etc.
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.
ANJAYLIA LED Fairy String Lights, 10Ft/3M 30leds Firefly String Lights Garden Home Party Wedding Festival Decorations Crafting Battery Operated Lights, Warm White
  • Battery Operated String Lights: Powered by 3*AA battery (batteries NOT included). The battery box is not waterproof, please keep it away from water.
  • Flexible & Easy to Shape: Ultra-thin copper wire makes it very flexible to bend into any shapes you want or wrap around plants, signs, furniture & almost everything else. Have DIY fun with your kids!
  • 30 Super Bright warm white color LEDs Lights on each Silver Ultra Thin Wire with 4 Inches Distance Between LED Bulbs, bring you a cozy and romantic atmosphere.
  • High quality firefly lights: Over 48 Hours Non Stop Operating Time and Much Longer When Used with Breaks, it depends on batteries. It won’t get very heat after long time use, very safe to use at home.
  • With a colorful choice, the LED starry light is perfect for spice up your decoration and adding welcome feelings to your party, restaurant and shops. If you have any questions about the products, please feel free to contact us!
Minetom Star String Lights Battery Operated – 17 ft 50 LED Star Fairy String Lights with Timer, Waterproof for Indoor Bedroom Tent Loft Bed Patio Party Wedding Decor, Warm White
  • 【 Battery Star String Lights 】- Powered by 3 × AA batteries ( not included ), the star fairy string lights are 17 feet long with 50 bright LEDs. The thin clear wiring and lovey star-shaped LED bulbs will add a delicate and romantic touch to your personal space. Each star bulb is about 1.3 inches wide with durable, waterproof plastic construction.
  • 【 Built-in Timer 】- The timer keep the lights on for 6 hours at a time, then automatically shut them off for 18 hours, sparing yourself remembering to turn it on and off each evening while saving the power at the same time. Lovely for your everyday decor as well as holiday decoration.
  • 【 Easy to Use 】- The LED star string lights can be easily put on or hung on wall, window, door, floor, tree, piano, garden, etc. They could be decorated into your favor shape and style as you like. Great for adding a burst of calming color to a kid’s or teen’s bedroom or even a college dorm. Also, you can hang them over a front porch, doorway, window, headboard, or vanity – or use them as a wall decoration.
  • 【 Safe to Touch 】- The battery star lights are low power and insulate heat, remaining safe to the touch. They run very cool, no need to worry about them overheating and damaging your home’s décor. Also, they are IP44 waterproof and can be taken outdoors as well. Enjoy these beautiful glowing star fairy lights inside your bedroom or outdoors on your patios, or balconies.
  • 【 Wide Decorative Uses 】- Perfect for indoor parties, weddings, kids’ rooms, tents, bedrooms, living rooms, nurseries, cubicles, loft beds, windows, ceilings, backyards, patios, porches, balconies, corridors, fences, staircases, awnings, bulletin boards, shows, bistros, pubs, cafes, hotels, flower shops, restaurants, malls, commercial buildings, shopping centers, festival, holiday, Christmas.

Add a Festive Backsplash to Your Home Decor

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!
Art3d 10-Piece Peel and Stick Backsplash Tile, 12″ X 12″ Self-Adhesive Tile Sticker (10 Tiles)
  • 10 Sheets premium self-adhesive tiles, 12″ X 12″ each
  • Upgraded strong back glue, especially designed for kitchen, shower and fireplace
  • Some non-raised surface, such as cement wall, plywood wall, gypsum wall, textured walls can be applied
  • Thickened top gel giving a better 3-dimensional effect than normal peel & stick tile
  • Just peel and stick, no grout, no glue, no special tools and no mess
Art3d Peel and Stick Wall Tile for Kitchen Backsplash, 12″x12″, (10 Tiles)
  • 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 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 – Ar