Shabby chic decor is awesome because it can turn your home into a friendlier and cozier place. It is great because it disregards the style in which your home is decorated most of the time with its timeless look. It can fit in any traditional home but also in most rustic, industrial and modern homes. This has made the shabby chic decor get quite popular late. And as anything that gains any popularity, stores are going to have it.
But if you’ve been to a furniture store recently, you are already aware that all of the small and simple stuff that you want for your home is so overpriced that you immediately get put off the idea to introduce this type of decor in your home.
But if you really love the shabby chic decor, you shouldn’t give up because of that reason because we are going to show you that it is not difficult at all to DIY your own shabby chic decor items. All we ask of you is some patience, some of your free time and a lot of your creativity and ingenuity.
Welcome to a new collection of DIY projects in which we are going to show you Lovely DIY Shabby Chic Decor Ideas That Will Save You Some Money. The goal of today’s collection of DIY ideas is to present the shabby chic decor to you in all of its glory. We want to show to you that this type of decor is romantic, chic and sort of casual. It works great with farmhouse and traditional decor, but it doesn’t feel like an eyesore in more modern settings too.
All of the projects that you’ll see below are incredibly simple but very nice looking. They also come together with step by step tutorials that are going to instruct you how to do it.
Here’s how to do it:
1. Attach lace curtains to a wood beam
This rustic look is achieved by using reclaimed wood planks to create an illusion of a wood beam. The lace curtains help create a romantic atmosphere.
2. Create an aqua ruffled comforter
This ruffled aqua blue comforter is just what you need in your bedroom for the warm summer.
3. Or a ruffled bedskirt
Just by folding a sheet multiple times, you can easily create a ruffled bedskirt without having to sew anything.
4. Use PVC pipes to create a bed canopy
Buy cheap PVC pipes which you can hang on the ceiling to create a frame on which you can attach a canopy for your bed.
5. Hang an antique door headboard shutter
This shelf made of an old window shutter and the headboard made of an antique door define the shabby chic decor.