DIY Storage Beds

We all need a bed, and there aren't very many of us who wouldn't like a little more storage space... and we want it on a budget, right? Pretty tall order considering how expensive furniture can be. But, where there is a will, there's a way, so let us introduce you to these DIY storage bed tutorials to help you build your own piece of a furniture for a fraction of what it would cost you to buy it … [Read more...]

DIY Under Bed Storage

When the closets are packed full, and the garage has no more free space, one of the best places you can go is down under! Under the bed, that is. These DIY under bed storage ideas are not only smart organizing, they are budget friendly too. And let's be real for a second... when you are working on a budget to decorate your home, nothing throws shade on all your efforts more than a bunch of … [Read more...]

Make a Perfect Boutique Hotel Style Bed

There is nothing that makes a bedroom look more luxurious or high end than a well made bed. It doesn't take a lot of cash to get a boutique hotel style bed, either. What it takes my friends, are the secrets. No lie, it's way more than making sharp corners! So we found some great blogs offering their tips for how you can make your bed look amazing every day of the week, every season of the year. … [Read more...]

Drool Worthy Decor : Dramatic Master Bedroom Makeovers

We all love to drool over home makeovers. It inspires us, and kicks us in the butt when we're dragging our DIY feet! We did our first Drool Worthy Decor post awhile back, and featured some amazing blogger's farmhouse kitchens... It's been a popular post, so here we go again, this time with the next most important room in the house... master bedrooms! We shouldn't save decorating our personal space … [Read more...]

Romantic Bedroom Projects

I love a romantic bedroom... you know, those dreamy spaces that make you want to spend all evening snuggled up under luxurious covers eating Belgian chocolates and drinking good red wine? Or perhaps just sleeping in on a Saturday, waking up to a refreshing and happy space? Well, time to start working on it, 'cause we've got the projects for just such a room! It doesn't matter if it's Valentine's … [Read more...]

Girls Garden Theme Bedroom

My youngest daughter had a garden bedroom, and it was my favorite room in the house. More than once after a long day I'd be rocking in a chair in her room surrounded by sunny yellow walls, floating clouds, blooming flowers and happy butterflies. She was only 2, but I hope she remembers it as much as I do! You can DIY a garden theme room for your girl too! Getting started is easy. Just picture … [Read more...]

16 Gorgeous DIY Bed Frames

Let's face it, one of the most expensive things within our bedroom decorating is the bed. A cool bed becomes the focal point of the room, so you want to make sure it looks up to date, stylish and, best case scenario, totally awesome! Best way to do that, on a budget? DIY bed frames! Yes, you can build a bed frame that rivals the high end stores, and that also saves you money. And we have a bunch … [Read more...]

DIY Train Bedroom for Kids

​There are a lot of great inexpensive ways to theme a child's room for a train lover! Our DIY train theme bedroom ideas give you tips, inspiration, and a few tutorials to create a one of a kind train bedroom for your little engineer! Our featured project, above is a under-bed train table by Diary of a Preppy Mom that is pure genius! She has a step by step on how they created theirs. Invest … [Read more...]

5 Calming Bedroom Design Ideas

You probably already know that your bedroom should be your safe haven... your oasis... your special place. It makes sense... I mean, after all, it is the place you end your day with and begin your day with. ​Shouldn't your bedroom decorating make you smile and feel comforted? ​Well, if you choose to not be in your bedroom until it's dark outside, here are some bedroom design ideas that will … [Read more...]

Romantic Bedroom on a Budget

The stress in our day to day should remind us to take a little time to nurture the romance in our lives. Don’t confine the romance in your life to just that one day, however. Create a romantic bedroom space! This can seem to be a daunting task if you’re on a tight budget. Never fear, here are some great ways to punch up the sizzle in your bedroom (ok, I am just talking decorating here, folks…) … [Read more...]

Make a Contemporary Upholstered Headboard for Under $30

Want to make a contemporary upholstered headboard for your bedroom, but don't want to spend the three to four hundred dollars or more to buy one? Using a contemporary style headboard is a fast way to update any style bedroom and freshen your look. Here is a step by step home decorating project to make your own upholstered headboard for a fraction of what buying one would cost! Supplies: One … [Read more...]

Teen Bedroom Decorating: 5 Quick Tricks

Decorating a teens room is one of the most sought after pieces of advice from home decorators, but doesn’t have to be as hard as some make it seem. Teens are just looking for a way to express their own sense of style and creativity, and parents are just looking for a way to save a few dollars while doing it! Here are my top five tricks for making your teens happy with their space. Add … [Read more...]

Princess Theme Bedroom

I think all my girls at one point have wanted a room that makes them feel like a princess. Well, here's how to create a princess themed bedroom on a budget! The focus of a princess room should be the bed, as in a bedroom it is the equivalent to a throne. You want to invoke the feeling of luxury without spending a lot of bucks, so here are my suggestions on what to concentrate on to get that … [Read more...]

Romantic DIY Canopies on a Budget

Want to add a little softness and romance to your bedroom? Here are great projects on making a fast, easy and cheap DIY bed canopy to be hung anytime you want to cozy up! Also consider draping it around a sofa or a reading chair, hanging it over an entry table or fireplace mantel for drama, or use it to play up a focal point in any room. Oh, and don’t forget, the bed! Combine this treatment … [Read more...]

Ten Creative Headboard Ideas for Frugal Decorators

Need a new headboard, but don't have a fortune to spend? How about using things you already have or things that others may want to discard to make a custom headboard that is not only stylish and creative, but inexpensive as well! Here are some ideas to help stir those creative juices (be careful not to spill 'em!)! 1. Use an old door. If you want a classic wood look, sand and stain the door … [Read more...]

6 Cheap Bedroom Decorating Ideas

When you're looking for ways to redecorate your bedroom easily and cheaply, you might feel at a loss of where to start. It's easy to do though, and here are six quick decorating ideas for your bedroom that won't break your budget: 1. Move the Furniture - Yes, something as simple as rearranging the room can make a huge difference in how it feels. This is one of the easiest ways I know of to make … [Read more...]

Contemporary Bedroom Decorating: How-To

Contemporary decorating is one of the most popular and fastest growing decorating styles today, and it fits the bedroom beautifully. Contemporary bedroom decorating is a style that emphasizes simple, uncluttered design while punctuating the room with personality. It is a style that is very versatile,and can run the gamut from very clean and minimalistic like modern design, to a warm room full … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Brighten Up Your Bedroom, For Free!

The bedroom is the place we spend most of our time, yet also tends to be the most neglected when it comes to decorating. Nowadays, money may be a significant factor. Here are some great home decorating tips for brightening up your bedroom space with no money at all! 1. Rearrange - A new fresh arrangement always makes a room feel new. Don't be afraid to try new angles for your furniture; place … [Read more...]

Decorating Bedrooms on a Budget

It’s no secret that people tend to put decorating bedrooms on a back burner. It seems like the first area of your home you decorate is always the most public. I think we should all remember that home decorating is about creating a home for you and the ones you love, and making a wonderful refuge by decorating bedroom areas is a must! You can decorate on a budget with a little creativity and elbow … [Read more...]