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DIY Home Refresh

DIY Home Refresh

It's a new year and we are ready to change things up! We were at home for most of 2020, so it's time to make 2021 new and improved. There is a good chance you are having cabin-fever and what better way to calm those indoor blues than to craft! Maybe your living room is a wreck or your home office is overwhelming or your kid's school space is just out of control. Give your home a refresh to get you started on the right foot with some of the fun and easy ideas that we have gathered today. With these ideas, we want to help you refresh your space, get organized, and add a little fun to your daily routine.

DIY Furniture Ideas

Have an old piece of furniture collecting cobwebs? Keep reading to see some of our newest DIY furniture projects below.

Want to spruce up your desk chair or your kitchen table chairs? Check out these 4 upcycled chair designs that will brighten your day.

Set up a station for your morning cup of joe with this upcycled coffee bar DIY.

Transform two basic crates into a versatile bookshelf  with a pop of color - great for any at-home workspace!

Make your reading area a little more fun with this buffalo plaid painted side table DIY.

Roll all your important items for school or work to any room in your home with this versatile rolling cart project. 


Touch up an old piece of furniture with some color when you use Waverly Inspirations Chalk!


DIY Organization Project Ideas

Resolved to be more organized this year? Here are some of our favorite storage and organization projects!

Save your yogurt containers to create fun, faux planters for your home office.

Organize your important documents in this hand-crafted magazine holder.

When you finish off that container of gelato, wash it out and upcycle it to be a trendy desk organizer. 

Keep all your crafting essentials organized with this handy toilet paper tube desk organizer.

Give your kids an easy-to-follow chore chart with this DIY project. 

Make an easy-to-follow to-do list for your little one with this chalkboard project. 

Save all those important sticky notes and memos with these uniquely painted animal holders. 

Always know what date it is with this colorful block calendar! 

DIY Home Decor Accents

Give your space a refresh with some of our favorite home decor project ideas!

Transform a basic glass vase into faux terracotta with this trendy technique.

Dress up a basic metal basket with beautiful FolkArt color! Weave strips of fabric in and out of your basket for added charm to your home decor organization.

Brighten up your desk with a unique lamp shade when you craft this totally tie-dyed DIY.

Give your desk a little decor with this unique planter and basket combo.

Decorate Mason Jars to hold all your paper clips, erasers, and more for a unique touch to your desk organization. 

Decorate your workspace with bright, neon color when you create this frame and glass vase set of projects. 

Give your books, lamp shade, and so much more a touch of elegance with this easy-to-apply rub-on transfer from FolkArt One Decor. 

Add some color to your basic baskets with your favorite Waverly Inspiration colors. 
What are you going to refresh in your home for the new year? Share your projects with us using #PlaidCrafts!

Happy Crafting!


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