DIY Home Decor Projects

Step-by-step guides and handy tips for DIY home decor projects.
Coral vista scalloped wall girls bedroom

DIY Home Decor Project: Scalloped Wall Paint

  • Liana 
  • 6 min read

My daughter is all ready for her own room, so I had the exciting task of decorating it for her! I decided to paint the wall with a scalloped edge to add some fun. Below you can find a DIY step-by-step guide on how you can achieve the scalloped wall look on a budget. It’s easier than you think!

Photo of aluminium window frame painted satin black

DIY Home Decor Project: How to spray paint aluminium window frames

  • Liana 
  • 7 min read

If you are looking to improve your façade or interior, a relatively quick and affordable way to do this is to paint your window frames. If you have aluminium window frames, the best way to do this is to use spray paint. Read on to find out how.

Vintage sideboard makeover. Bone inlay effect using stencils and paint.

DIY Home Decor Project: DIY Bone Inlay Furniture

  • Liana 
  • 3 min read

When Nicole Herrick (@nicoleherrickdiy) decided to upcycle this vintage sideboard she got for free (yes,free!) on Facebook Marketplace, I wonder if she thought the end result would be so fabulous. She chose a bone inlay style makeover and painted the wood using a stencil she created using her new Cricut maker.

After kitchen reno - extractor hood

Budget Kitchen Renovation: Late 1970s to 2021

  • Liana 
  • 5 min read

I transformed our dated late 1970s kitchen on a small budget of around $300. Eventually we would like to take the wall down between the living room and kitchen/diner to create an open plan space but for now, we wanted a kitchen we could live with for a couple of years whilst we saved up for a more costly renovation.

DIY bedroom makeover - whole room view of bed, bookshelf and chair. Hanging plants and fluffy rug.

DIY Home Decor Project – Girl’s Room to Teenage Retreat Makeover

  • Liana 
  • 1 min read

Everyone gets to the stage where they no longer want a themed kids room and want something a bit more grown up. This was the case for Promise – an eleven-year-old girl from South Australia. She previously had a Frozen themed room which she had had since she was 5 years old. Now a tween, nearly a teenager, she was due a makeover and she had a budget of $1000 to renovate her room however she wanted.