Category: DIY

DIY Project: Elevating Your Mirror to Its Most Dazzling Heights!

Mirrors are necessary pieces of decor around a home. They serve the important purpose of allowing you to see your appearance and get yourself ready for the day, but mirrors can be more than functional, even dazzling! When decorated with brilliance (both figuratively and literally), a mirror can also add a fun, even sparkling touch to a room and be a dazzling addition to your wall. Bring some extra pizazz into your room by adorning your mirror with bright and fun jewels through this easy DIY. You could even create an impressive, made-with-love gift for a teenager or young adult that has a love for all things shiny. With this simple project, your mirror can shine brighter than a diamond!

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DIY Project: Repurpose Items Into Shadow Box Art Pieces

Combine items picked up at Goodwill with other knick-knacks and place them in wooden boxes. The result? Very cool and unique art pieces that look great in any room. Personalize them to fit your design décor and to give as memorable gifts. This easy and fun DIY project helps you to look at items for their shapes and textures. This would also make a great activity for kids and groups.

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Upcycled Goodwill Artwork Fits My Space—And My Style—Perfectly!

Don’t be afraid to paint your own artwork – even if you don’t consider yourself an artist (yet!). Flowers are an easy subject to start painting. Every 2nd grader knows how to draw a flower. You do too! It doesn’t have to look exactly like a real-life flower. Add your own flourishes. Paint colors you love. If you don’t like how your flowers look at first, keep painting over them until you do.

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DIY Project: Scarf + Window Sash = Something Special

Create a one-of-a-kind, functional piece of art for your home by pairing a translucent scarf with an old window sash. This project has the look of stained glass or other special art glass treatment. Everyone loves windows that are timeless and elegant. “But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east and Juliet is the sun!” Even Romeo and Juliet would have appreciated this project!

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