Your bedroom is the center of both rest and activity in your home, so it's only natural that you want this space to look its very best. Remodels can cost quite a bit of money, even if you shop at discount stores for some of the new pieces.
Let's Explore Easy Dollar Store Projects
Luckily, you can update and add some useful yet decorative pieces into your bedroom using just your creativity and items from your local dollar store. Check out these 16 easy dollar store projects to update your bedroom while saving your bank account.
Whether you pick up some cheap books or have ones you no longer need, these make great planters for small succulent plants. A cut through the center of the middle of the open book provides a nook for your new plant life. It's one of the top easy dollar store projects to try.
Add some paint to your plain IKEA pieces to create a unique piece for your bedroom at just the cost of the paint!
Homemade Picture Frames
Picture frames can be surprisingly expensive, even the more plain and simple ones. It's even pricier when you have an item professionally framed, says Apartment Therapy. Instead of wasting your money on frames, try colored tape for a more unique, chic look at a fraction of the cost.
Remember those paper chains you made for parties as a kid? Take that idea and use it for a wall decoration!
Those old glass bottles you have are perfect for your own custom vases! Simply spray paint the bottle the color of your choice and add decorations using sparkles, paint, twine or even lace.
You can have your own conversation piece by simply blowing up your favorite photo at a photo place as an engineer print.
For splashy tumblers, all you need are some short glasses with rounded bottoms from your local dollar store. Paint dots on the bottom in a fun pattern that moves upward.
With just a glass jar, barbecue skewers, yarn and floral tape, you can make your own fake pom floral centerpiece.
You can use nails, glue, a board back and colorful string to make your own works of art. There are a ton of tutorials online, like String Art Fun, and the possibilities are endless!
With a picture frame that has a fitted metal sheet and some magnets, you can have a makeup organizer and wall piece all in one.
Simple chains of paper hearts from your ceiling can add new life to your space. Mix and match colors and materials for a fun look.
Brass wall butterflies were all the rage back in the day, but you can reuse any you find by simply painting them and attaching magnets.
Filing Cabinet Facelift
Your old filing cabinet can have a new lease on life with just some paint and creativity.
A glass with a wide mouth, glitter and craft bond blend are all you need for your very own glitter vases. Use different colors or mix and match your glitter shades right in the glass itself.
Homemade paper lanterns can brighten a party, says Country Living, or your bedroom. Paper, ribbon, glue, scissors and patience are needed, but the playful results are well worth it!
Homemade Herringbone Mirror
Herringbone mirrors are all the rage right now, but they can get pricey. Make your own using a plain mirror, glue and herringbone-patterned fabric.