Articles Posted in the DIY Decorating Category

  • Fun Ways to Display Books - Broke and Healthy

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    88 Fun Ways to Display Books

    Last week I was hunting down fun, cheap, easy ways to display books, as I was tired of those cheap, clunky, particle board bookshelves in my room. Naturally, Pinterest was the first stop in my research. I ran across so many ideas, I made a Fun Ways to Display Books Pinterest board. Click on the photo […]

  • Broke and Healthy Ways to Hang Your Jewelry DIY decor do it yourself (1)

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    50 Fun Ways to Hang Your Jewelry

    If you’re like me, you have way too much (cheap) jewelry and no fancy jewelry box. And even if you had a jewelry box, who wants all their long, beaded necklaces getting all up on each other? I’d rather not use my spare time untangling necklaces (what I just spent 30 minutes doing). Here are […]

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    7 Cheap Homemade Gifts

    For Christmas, I decided to make most of my gifts. After doing it, I can’t imagine buying my gifts next year either. Some of these gifts take a lot of time and/or machinery, while some may only take a few minutes, but all worth while. Birch Wood Candles I think this is officially the weirdest […]

  • Book Page Wreath

    Yes, book page wreaths. This is so clever, cheap and interesting! Especially with a meaningful book, ya know? I found this originally on Eucharisteo who found it on Nesting Place, both very cool websites. Go to one of their sites to see instructions!

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    50 Fun Things to do with Paint Chip Samples

      If this isn’t free/cheap, DIY art & decor, I don’t know what is! Click the photo to find out how to make or buy these things. Thanks to Pinterest and Etsy for the awesome ideas. Here’s Broke & Healthy’s Pinterest board. Also, if you’re taking several paint chip samples, especially if it’s from a […]

  • Décor vs. Dollar

    Want to start decorating your house, but find yourself completely overwhelmed? Where should you even start? Here are 8 trusted tips to help you plan for new do’s around the house!

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    Paper Towel Rolls, Spoon Mirrors & Old Plates – Next to Free Pinterest Ideas

    I’ve recently found a website online that I literally feel addicted to. Pinterest. In fact, sometimes I won’t even let myself open the page unless 1) I’ve got at least 30 minutes to do nothing but gawk and 2) I’m ready to feel a little depressed. It’s depressing because I love it, and would like […]