Decorating your homes need not be expensive. With a little ingenuity and resourcefulness, even the most unlikely materials inside your homes can become a one-of-a-kind decor and accessory for your simple abode.
In fact, materials that are not too useful at home can be one of the frills to decorate a window. From old belts, old patterned tablecloth to fabric shower curtains and even old jewelry – these can be used as nice collateral to embellish a new look to home windows. DIY home decor and window coverings are becoming a fast-rising favorite among homemakers nowadays.
Here are some of the Do-It-Yourself spree to beautify household windows. No-Sew Window Treatment, As easy as no-sew, windows can have new accents and new vibes through the use of the scarf, table cloth, and fabric shower curtain, as well as traditional jewelry. By simply putting up color and decorating present curtains with some ornaments, it can give an elusive look to the window.
One can also place printed stickers made for glass and made especially for windows. This type of window treatment can be easily bought from any home depot and can also help in blocking light from entering our homes. Plastic gems and trinkets can also be glued into windows to add a different texture and look into them.
For plain and printed curtains at home, a gold chain tieback can be used to open up the window a bit. In accordance with style and extravagance, a gold chain can add visual appeal to the windows. Gold chains can be practically bought anywhere, but you can also make your own version minus the extra cash by simple dipping ordinary rope with gold paint. Seal it with a paint sealer and you’ll have something as pretty as that of the ones bought in stores.
Unleash some creativity and use some paint. Stenciled draperies can be customized to whatever the home motif is. Solid print patterns, no matter how big or small, can transform a plain curtain to its new attractive form. You can even spend a weekend with the children to do the stenciling as a group. It would surely be a fun and memorable experience for the whole family. You can even stencil designs in your plantation shutters to define and personalize its looks.
Aside from the traditional whole curtains, various chiffon fabrics lying around at home can be tied side-by-side until they become curtains. This technique can give a relaxing and breezy atmosphere inside the house with just a simple usage of chiffon fabric, curtain rod, and scissors.