DIY home decor ideas for lockdown

DIY home decor ideas for lockdown

If you are stuck at home due to the nationwide lockdown, there are things you can do to brighten your home. We have compiled a list of DIY décor ideas that can spruce up your space. You can give shape to these ideas with craft items or abandoned furniture pieces easily available at home. It is a constructive way of engaging yourself and designing your home tastefully.

Pressed Flower Artwork

Pressed Flower Artwork

Pressing flowers and creating an art piece out of it is a fun activity. Once completely dried, you can frame the pressed flowers or use them to decorate books, boxes, and vases. 

Nail & Yarn Wall Art

Nail & Yarn Wall Art

A nail and yarn wall art is an economical, high-impact way to transform the look of an abandoned wall in your house. You will need a handful of nails, balls of yarn and a hammer to make it. Fix nails in the wall and start mapping out the design with the yarn. Use brighter colours to add some pop to the plain wall.

Turn a chest of drawers into a planter

Turn a chest of drawers into a planter

Add life to a piece of furniture literally by growing plants in it. Whether it is an unused wooden box or a chest of drawers, you can paint them with vibrant colours and add some plastic lining to hold the soil. The green beauties will look absolutely charming in recycled planters and add charm to your space.

Candle Craft

Candle Craft

Scented candles are a great idea to add a little warmth and glow to your home. For this amazing craft candle, you need glass jars, tea candles, paint, and sea salt. Wash & dry the jars. Paint the glass jars with the colours of your choice.  Make the base by putting sea salt in jars. Put a candle on the salt base, light it and your candle craft is ready. 

Tassel wall hanging

Tassel wall hanging

Tassel wall hangings add a modern look to the home while keeping intact the bohemian vibes. To create them at home, you need beads, bamboo skewers, yarn and glue. You can refer videos online for making DIY tassel wall hanging and adding happy vibes to your home.

Plate Art

Plate Art

Got some old plain white ceramic plates biting the dust in the crockery cabinet? Take them out and draw some funky designs or quotes on them with the help of acrylic paints. Set the plates of different sizes on a wall in a pattern of your choice. And voila, your artistic wall is ready. 

Woollen Coasters

Woollen Coasters

Have you got some old sweaters, shawls or cardigans that you want to discard? Take them out, cut them in round or square shapes, and position them on the blank cork coasters and your colourful woollen coasters are ready in no time. You can also put some design on them or keep it simple.

Give these DIY ideas a try to utilize your time and create something beautiful for decorating your home.

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