Decorating Ideas

Freshen your rooms with our Midwest-inspired ideas for easy decorating, including DIY wall art, paint ideas, budget-friendly decorating, quick furniture facelifts and window treatments.

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Cool Midwest-Made Textiles

These three Midwest textile artists design rugs and throws that marry inventive graphics with impeccable craftsmanship.
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Cabin-inspired Home Decorating Ideas

Even if you can't get away this summer, you can still channel the woodsy vibe at home.
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Show Your Hometown Pride with New Color Palettes

Show your state pride with paint color palettes created to represent the landscapes and adventures of each state.
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11 Ways to Organize Your Entryway

Transform that busy dump zone by your door into a high-efficiency entry that adapts to every season.
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DIY Upholstered Headboards

These easy DIY upholstered headboard projects can add just the right finishing touch to your bedroom. We give you instructions for an upholstered headboard that secures to the wall, as well as for a slipcover that mimics the look of an upholstered headboard but uses an existing two-post frame.
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DIY Plexiglass Frame

Michigan artist Jana Bek uses two pieces of plexiglass and hardware kits to make modern floating frames.
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More Decorating Ideas

DIY Cabinet Refresh

Michigan artist and designer Jana Bek wrapped her Ikea cabinet to give it a stylish new look.
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How to Reupholster a Chair

You don’t have to be a hard-core DIYer to save a dated chair from a fate on the curb. Just pull out the staple gun and follow our pro tips for weekend-easy upholstery.
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6 Creative Ways to Use Teacups

Whether they're family heirlooms or flea-market finds, your vintage teacups shouldn't be hiding in a cabinet. These fun ways to reuse them will have you wiping the dust off your collection.