Get a High-Style Look on a Budget

From inspiring DIYs to flea market art, bloggers and designers share their favorite tips and tricks for decorating on the cheap (20 Photos)

Lia Wiedemann on Jan 18, 2013 at 11:39AM

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Say Hello to Spraypaint


Étagères add sophistication to any home, but often cost big bucks. Louisa from For Chic Sake decided to make her own using the $40 Vittsjo Shelving Unit from Ikea. For just an additional $41, she created a gold étagère using spray paint. Louisa uses hers to displays books, frames and decorative objects, but the piece could work in many rooms in the house, including a bathroom, living room, dining room or bedroom. For more photos and instructions, read Louisa’s full post

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