Eclectic style is defined by interiors with not only varied styles, but also a variety of eras, color palettes, and textures. It is a style where the goal is to look "collected" over time. An eclectic space can have more "splurges" for higher end pieces because the cost of the space is spread out over time...sometimes years. Today I'm going to recreate budget friendly versions of some of my favorite eclectic spaces to show you that these rooms can be accomplished affordably.
For your next shindig, keep things simple and sweet (and as budget-friendly as possible) with this DIY centerpiece idea!
Yes, you read that right. This den was transformed from its pale blue existence into something stylish and full of personality for just under $50. Don't believe me? Read on!
This space was suffering from a severe identity crisis, splitting its function between craftroom, playroom, guest room, and storage room. With a bit of determination and a belief in creativity over cost, the homeowners set to work transforming it into a dedicated space to relax and watch movies aka The Den. The result is impressive by any means, nevermind the fact that the total cost spent was a mere $49.44!
To learn how this extreme-budget makeover was pulled off, check out the complete before and after on Apartment Therapy.
Want some more budget-friendly makeover inspiration? Check out this $100 bedroom makeover!
Would you be up to the challenge of transforming a bedroom from drab to fab with a budget of $100 and a restricted time frame? It sounds almost unfeasible (and incredibly stressful), but this crafty homeowner did just that.
Each year, I never really feel Christmas-y until the week before, and then it totally overtakes me. So, if you're like me, here are 10 things you can do that are sure to lift you up and out from Scrooge's grip.
Warning: once you start this program, you suddenly feel warm and tingly all over. There's even the possibility your eyes will tear up while watching Christmas shows.
Urban Outfitters has joined forces with Republic Bikes to let you design your own custom, retro flavored, yet modernly styled Plato Dutch bike. It's like putting together a great outfit, only better. Pick out colors for your frame, saddle, grips, chaincase, tires and skirt. The Dutchie is a single speed workhorse with old school practicality. It's budget friendly at only $399 and they'll ship it to your door. These photos prove that bicycles are very photogenic...