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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How to Turn Your Patio Into a Bright, Urban Oasis

The lingering nights of summer are months away, but the time to prep the patio is now. Let the inspiration games begin with this leafy urban oasis.

Cool Midwest-Made Textiles

These three Midwest textile artists design rugs and throws that marry inventive graphics with impeccable craftsmanship.

Cabin-inspired Home Decorating Ideas

Even if you can't get away this summer, you can still channel the woodsy vibe at home.

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.

11 Ways to Organize Your Entryway

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

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.

DIY Cabinet Refresh

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

Find Local Art You Love (And Make It Look Great at Home!)

You don’t have to be a millionaire to collect art. And you don’t have to be a designer to display it. Our tips help you find the perfect art and make it look great.