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Cool hand-made decor out of nothing: 5 step-by-step instructions

13 June 2016 |

Stylish decor of an apartment or a dacha doesn’t have to be very expensive. We prepared top 5 cool creative ideas of hand-made decor made of improvised materials. Besides, it’s easy to realize them both for the beginners and for the true masters.

Old tire ottoman

We’ll need:

  • tire
  • rope
  • a sheet of plywood
  • glue gun
  • jigsaw
  • knife
  • drill

Home to make:

  1. Cut out a circle in the plywood sheet using a jigsaw. Circle must have the same diameter as a car tire. Sand edges
  2. Clean up the tire from dirt and grease
  3. Place the tire on the plywood circle, make holes for the screws and attach it to the tire
  4. Tighten the rope to the edges of the plywood starting from the center of the circle. It should look like a snail. Move down to the bottom by the same way. Each turn carefully lubricate with glue
  5. Cut off the excess edge of the rope with a knife, secure the edge by the metal bracket or thread
  6. Cover the ottoman with the special waterproof and dirt-repellent imbibition
  7. Allow to dry and your perfect hand-made decor is ready!

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Hooks or handles made from the natural stone

We’ll need:

  • bolts
  • handles for the furniture
  • stones, pebble-stones
  • glue for metal

Home to make:

  1. Clean up all elements of decor – stones, handles, and bolts – from dirt and grease
  2. Glue stones to the hats of screws or handles
  3. Allow to dry and enjoy your new hand-made decor!

Stylish cushion cover decorated with a marker

We’ll need:

  • pillowcase
  • stencils for decoration
  • marker for textile

How to make:

  1. Prepare a pillow case or make it by your own hands. Arrange on a flat surface
  2. Apply text using the stencil and a marker for textile
  3. Allow to dry and add your new hand-made decor to your interior!

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Heart textile panel

We’ll need:

  • canvas or a piece of plywood
  • ink tank
  • nails
  • hammer
  • pencil
  • thread

How to make:

  1. Draw a heart (or any other geometric figure) on canvas or plywood
  2. Hammer the nails along the contour
  3. Apply paint on canvas or plywood. Allow to dry
  4. Pull the threads between the nails in a chaotic manner, secure edges. Your lovely hand-made decor is prefect!

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Ladybugs for garden

We’ll need:

  • cement
  • sand
  • water
  • hemisphere form or an old soccer ball
  • plastic bag
  • ceramic tile or pieces of it (red, black and white)
  • tile glue

How to make:

  1. Prepare a mixture (mix 1 part of concrete and 3 parts of sand, dilute the mixture with water to thick slurry)
  2. Put a plastic bag to the bottom of a hemisphere or a ball. Fill it with cement mixture
  3. When the mass hardens, turn the form; cover unevenness by the mix of tile glue, sand and concrete
  4. Allow to dry
  5. Draw the eyes, wings and spots of the future Ladybug on the concrete hemisphere
  6. Lay pieces of tile on the tile glue
  7. Cover the top by gray grout, wash off any excess glue. Hand-made decor is so inspiring and easy!

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