Want a fresh look for your apartment, but don’t have the budget for new furniture or expensive upgrades? No problem.
We’ve gathered six super simple DIY projects to bring a pop of color and summer vibes to your living space.
Marbled Hanging Planter DIY by Oh Joy – There’s no shortage of amazing design inspiration on the Oh Joy blog. These marbled DIY pots made from nail polish (how neat) are a perfect way to not only bring a clean modern looking into your home but also some fresh air. The more indoor plants, the better!
DIY Pineapple Doormat by Lydi Out Loud – In the design world, pineapples have been making a splash on everything from apparel to home decor. Instead of spending money on a high-end doormat, you can design your own. Lydi provides the pineapple design and shows you how to create a stencil out of it. Or, if you’re art inclined, design your own pineapple stencil!
DIY Summer Sign by Tauni + Co – Greet guests during the summer (or all year round for that matter) with this cheerful DIY summer sign featuring a lovely shade of soft yellow, plus a lovely rustic beach vibe.
How to Make a Floral Hoop Wreath by Life of Bliss – We are in love with the look of this gorgeous DIY. Plus it’s extremely easy to make! Great for bringing more greenery into your apartment and looks absolutely lovely against the window.
How to Make a Painted Watercolor Pillow with an Envelope Closure by Tidbits – If you have a knack for sewing, this DIY is for you. We love the soft watercolor palate, which totally reminds us of summer. How amazing would these pillows look against a white couch or bedspread?
Painted Ikat Pots by Salt & Ritual – You’d be surprised how easily you can make your terra-cotta pots look unique and summery. All it takes is a bit of paint and creativity.