25 Resourceful Wall Decor How-tos

Why leave your walls bare, when you can express yourself and make you house feel more like home? Enjoy 25 resourceful wall decor ideas and how you can do them within your budget…

Article Image From: Tootie Trouy

1. Hexagon Honeycomb Shelves Made With Popsicle Sticks Tutorial


Think popsicle stick crafts are strictly for the grade school set? If so, this project will have you looking at these humble wooden sticks in a completely different way. Mid-century inspired hexagon shelves, in particular, have been popping up at loads of trendy retailers including West Elm, Urban Outfitters, and World Market. Here’s how to make your own honeycomb shelves for a fraction of the cost.
From: Maya Marin

2. DIY Boho Fringe Chandelier

You may have seen plenty of DIY chandelier and light fixtures all over Pinterest. Luckily for us, Rachel Metz decided to dive and (hopefully) make a tad bit more simplified version of what I have seen out there. You can do this chandelier in any color, more layers, less layers, different metallics, lights or no lights. The possibilities are endless.
From: Living to DIY

3. DIY Canvas Banner

You don’t want to leave the walls blank, it’s too stark. A touch of home goes a long way. Even though this tutorial is geared towards college students, there’s nothing stopping the rest of us from enjoy some cute canvas banners in our home!
From: Polkadot Chair

4. DIY Hanging Succulent Window

It doesn’t matter if you’re a serial forgetter of watering your plants, you don’t get much sunlight, or limited counter space, this project could be a great way to liven up your home.

From: Embrace the Perfect Mess

5. Scrabble Tile Decor

DIY Blogs are full of signs and banners that are all basically the same. Who would’ve thought there was a way to create a new way to say something on your walls and still make it look good?
From: 100 Things 2 Do

6. Pressed Plant Frames

Struggling coming up with a way to fill wall space? Corey dreamed up an idea that would allow her wall to be the backdrop but still have high impact! I give you “Pressed Plant Frames”!
From: Remodelaholic

7. Wood Pallet Accent Wall


Wood accent walls have been popular for a long time because of the warmth and texture they add to a room, infusing it with a rustic cabin vibe. Because pallets can be found or obtained for little-to-no cost, they can be an inexpensive option to completely transform the look and feel of a room, in just an afternoon.
From: Hunker

8. Easy Farmhouse Wood Sign Gallery

“Finished up this area today in our entryway which is across from our dining room, and I’m loving all the positive words of encouragement plastered from floor to ceiling.”
From: Cotton Stem

9. DIY Giant Pegboard Shelving

This peg board wall treatment is perfect for any house! Because the wooden pegs are interchangeable you can mix, match, and customize to your hearts content, its the decor equivalent of the 80’s staple Units!
From: Vintage Revivals

10. Do-it-Yourself Rose Garland

Spruce up any room with these bohemian style, flower-child arrangements. Am I the only one that’s already dreaming of spring?
From: Joann

11. Cute DIY Custom Memo Board

This cute DIY Memo Board makes getting organized fun, and it’s so easy to make … customize it with fabric or paint to match your decor!
From: Hello Little Home

12. Mason Jar Organizer


Let’s just agree that mason jars are awesome, and there are so many ways to incorporate them into your home. Like perhaps for some unique bathroom storage…
From: DIY Playbook

13. Hanging Mason Jar Candle Holders

Whether you’re obsessed with mason jars or you never would’ve guessed that they could be a decor statement, these cute farmhouse candle holders will warm up any room and give it that homey feel you’ve always wanted.
From: Remodelaholic

14. Hanging Mason Jar Succulent Terrarium

If you prefer your plants to be of the plastic variety like me, maybe this super super simple tutorial will help you change your mind!
From: One Project Closer

15. DIY Oversized Chalkboard


“Since we moved into our house almost 5 years ago… I’ve ALWAYS wanted an oversized kitchen chalkboard! I was going to just buy one — which would cost hundreds of dollars. Well, I’m happy to report that I finally got around to teaming up with the hubs and we made one for under $30. Woot!”
From: Live Laugh Rowe

16. Simple Witchy Moon Hanging in 6 Easy Steps

Whether you’re a moon phase enthusiast or just like the celestial body’s graphic appeal, this super simple wall hanging will spruce up any space. And you don’t need to be a rocket scientist (or a heavy-duty DIY-er) to make it—just grab some clay and a cookie cutter and you’ll be moon walking through this project in no time.
From: Bust.com

17. Farmhouse Style Hanging Wire Baskets

I love projects like this, because it was minimal effort and cost and still looks awesome 🙂 I have some old wood laying outside from a couple of old benches I made years and years ago. And it was destined to be firewood, but I decided it would make some awesome projects because there’s nothing better than actual weathered aged wood.
From: Thrifty and Chic

18. DIY Book Wall Tutorial

I love everything about the book wall. I love the texture, the dimension and the warmth of the old pages that have yellowed over time. I always get asked the same question, “How did you do that?”
From: Tootie Trouy

19. One Hour Canvas Art

From: Love Create Celebrate

20. DIY Hanging Shelves

I wanted to hang some smaller shelves that would also serve as an art piece. I love the look of unfinished wood and the simplicity and strength of rope cord. The result is a simple design that makes a big impact in your space!
From: Why Don’t You Make Me

21. DIY Eucalyptus Wall Hanging

Is there anything better than walking into a home full of plants or fresh flowers? It adds an element that you just can’t get with other types of decor– there’s nothing like the scent, the lush green, and the “livingness” of it all. If you’re looking for a little weekend warrior project, this DIY Eucalyptus Wall Hanging is an easy way to add some green and fresh herb-y aroma to your casa!
From: The Effortless Chic

22. DIY Farmhouse Style Wall Decor


When I purchased these little wire baskets from Hobby Lobby for $2.50 each, I wasn’t sure what I was going to use them for. They are small but so cute and cheap. I love hanging flowers on the wall so, why not put flowers in them.
From: Camelot Art Creations

23. Bicycle Wheel Photo Wall Art

Got any old bike rims hanging around? A quick coat of paint, and you’ve repurposed it into an artistic piece, all stylish and new!
From: Sheila Zeller Interiors

24. Faux Iron Scroll Wire Hanger Decor

I have never liked wire hangers, primarily because they tend to get bent out of shape as you use them, so it was great to find another use for them.
From: Beth’s Lemonade

25. Simple Framed Twig Homemade Wall Art


Fun, decorative DIY wall that brings nature into your home in a stylistic way! It’s a great alternative to your typical headboard above your bed and adds interest to the wall space.
From: Emorie Kidder Designs

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