35+ DIY Shabby Chic Decor For Your Home

Trending and charming, these feminine, rustic flavors have become some of the most popular ways to style the house. From the tabletops to the bedroom, these pieces of DIY shabby chic decor are the perfect way to transform your home into something a bit trendier. Dive in and take a peek at all of these great ideas!

Distressed Candle Holders

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Reinvented Collection starts us off on this shabby chic adventure with a simple tutorial for creating some charming, distressed candle holders. Create a pair for the dining room table or foyer sideboard. We love using pastels in this kind of styling. Powder blues, blush pinks and butter yellows will all be great choices for this project.

Butterfly Mobile

Butterfly nursery mobile diy

You can even bring a bit of shabby chic style into the nursery or playroom. Hop on over to Crafthubs and check out this adorable butterfly mobile. Made some vintage-inspired papers, you too can create something with equal amounts of charm and trendy flavor.

Mismatched Plants Porch

Diy mismatched plants front porch
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DIY Network showcased this fun idea. If you’ve got a green thumb and a lot for the outdoors, bring some natural, shabby chic flavor to the front porch. Mix and match your potted plants outside on your wooden entryway for a bout of natural beauty and handmade touches.

Padded Hearts

Diy shabby chic padded hearts

Whether it’s for the baby to play with or a way to top off your best friend’s birthday gift, these padded hearts have loads of shabby chic style. Check out the easy tutorial over at The Crafty Mummy! You’ll be amazed at how many ideas explode from your fingertips once you get started in on these.

Wooden Slab Key Holder

Diy wooden slab key holder

Never lose your keys again! With some help from The Crafted Life, you’ll be able to keep your keys in plain view, and a stylish one at that. This piece is both functional and easily mixed into a home with a shabbier, chicer vibe that feeds off natural textures and feminine tones.

Rustic Armoire Makeover

French rustic armoire makeover

Shabby chic anything pairs nicely with vintage anything, so taking an older piece and dressing it up a bit fits perfectly into that niche. And over at Paint Me White, you can follow along with this charming French armoire redo. Whether it’s inside the bedroom or the living area, this beauty will surely help transform the space.

Burlap & Ribbon Garland

Burlap and ribbon garland diy

Check out this burlap and ribbon garland! The possibilities surrounding this piece are nearly endless. Whether it’s in the home office, behind the bed or even jazzing up the coffee corner in the kitchen, it definitely adds a bit of shabby chic style and textural appeal.

Fabric Rosette Lampshade

Fabric rosette lampshade diy

Learn how to create some rosettes out of fabric pieces. Decorate everything from a lampshade to a photo frame! All you need is the right tutorial and scraps to get yourself started. And these lampshades in particular are a great way to accent your dresser or vanity, don’t you think?

Floral Bucket

Florist bucket diy

Shabby Fu Fu created some florist-inspired buckets that we’ve gone crazy for. Used as a centerpiece for the dining room table or accenting the fireplace, there are tons of ways to utilize the style. And we love the fact that we can learn how to do all of this on our own, without hiring a pro!

Chicken Wire Jewelry Holder

Diy jewelry organizer

Anything with a bit of chicken wire will fall into the “shabby chic” or “country” style genre. And that goes for this jewelry organizer too! Check out the tutorial over at Consumer Crafts and catch a glimpse at how to take your jewelry to the next level.

Ladder Decor

Rustic wood ladder decor diy

You can even turn an older ladder into a piece of brand new decor for your home. With a little styling and a little creativity, you can make magic for any nook or cranny around the house. A  little lace and some other textural bits are all you need to get started.

Gilded Pear Place Cards

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Dress up the dining for your dinner party with some help from Fruitcake. Gilded pairs and a tag or two is all you need to make each place setting a little more dazzling. Pay homage to the season or just use them around Thanksgiving time!

Birch Slice Coasters

Painted birch craft

Dans le Bakehouse created these birch sliced coasters. You can leave them plain or add some personality by dipping them into some shabby chic-inspired colors. Mints, golds, lavenders and more, you can get really creative with your color choices and styling here.

Pallet Headboard

Diy wooden headboard

We found this awesome idea over on Pinterest! Pallet projects will be trending for a long time to come, mostly because of their versatility. And if you’ve got the right tools, creating a pallett headboard could be exactly what you need in your bedroom transformation.

Personalized Cheese Board

Diy personalized cutting board

Even your kitchen accessories can be mark with some shabby styling. This gorgeous, personalized cheeseboard from Baked by Joanna is a great example of that. Use this for your own entertaining needs or create one to gift to a friend this Christmas!

Pencil Holder

Diy rustic modern art supply holder

You can bring that same style into your home office or the playroom as well. Just take a peek at this pencil holder from Homedit! Whether you use it for the kids’ art supplies or your own, we love pieces that are just as functional as they are stylish.

Pendant Light

Diy rustic industrial pendant light

Bless’er House created something extra special that we would love to use in our own home! Learn how to make your very own pendant light after the jump. And then create an extra pop of style in your foyer, home office or even in the dining room.

Pallet Wine Rack

Diy pallet wine rack

We’re loving this funky wine rack over at The Whoot! It’s innovative, it’s rustic and has a homemade charm that shabby chic homes crave. Display and organize your collection with a bit of DIY spirit.

Wooden Wall Clock

Diy shabby chic wall clock

A personal favorite on the list, this wooden wall clock could be a beautiful addition to any home. If you love feminine, shabby chic pieces, then this DIY is right up your alley. Thanks again to Pinterest for showing off and collecting to much great inspiration!

Birch Bark Table Lamp

Ehow birch bark lamp

I spy with my little eye, a fun birch table lamp that we’ve been swooning over! Dream Green DIY gave us all the details behind this innovative piece and we just had to showcase it on our shabby chic decor list! Create one for you own home this afternoon, it’s easier than you may think!

Leather Bench

Diy leather bench

A Beautiful Mess made something really special too. Just check out this wooden bench topped with woven leather pieces! It’s shabby, it’s chic, it’s trendy and it’s innovative too! Make a splash inside your foyer, mudroom or even at the foot of your bed with this beauty.

Coffee Table

Diy rustic coffee table

Ana White gave us a great tutorial or a simple, shabby coffee table as well. Paint it different colors and distress it too. It’s a beautiful foundation for a piece that you can easily personalize and stylize to your liking.

Gold-Leaf Framed Chalkboard

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Shabby chic doesn’t have to be boring, it can be a bit glam as well. Just look at this golden chalkboard from we stumbled up on HGTV! Use it to accent the kitchen, home office or even the dining room with a bit of vintage, glam flavoring.

Burlap & Fringe Coasters

Sewn leather burlap coasters

Mama in a Stitch brought the shabby chic style to the table too! Check out these fringe coasters that you just need to know how to sew up to create! We love the texture and natural spirit behind the design, don’t you?

Book Storage

Library book storage shabby chic diy

Refashion ably Late crated a “library book return” for the kiddos books. It’s got a throwback spirit but it’s also going to help out with the clutter in the playroom. This is the best kind of DIY because it’s stylish and functional – and we’re always an advocate for that combination.

Copper Pipe & Wood Slice Table

Copper pipe table

DIY in PDX got really creative with this side table design. It’s a beautiful blend of organic beauty and contemporary style as well. Using wood slices and copper, something special was created here and you can learn how after the jump!

Tassel Fringe Rug

Giant tassel fringe rug

If you want to really try out a new project, what about creating a throw rug for the house? Check out all the details over at Earnest Home Co! We love the simplicity of this design and how easy it would fit into all kinds of homes.

Pennant Wall Art

Diy shabby chic pennat wall art

Wonderwood made some wall art that we’re loving too! Whether it’s for a gallery wall or just something special in the hallway, these romantic, handmade pieces could be a gorgeous addition to your home. We love the easy romance and simplicity behind the designs.

Footed Wood Slide Tray

Woodslice table tray diy

Craftberry Bush utilized some wood pieces too. These footed trays could be used in so many innovative ways around the house. And, thankfully, even a novice could create one of these beauties. Of course, you can personalize the design as well with a bit of paint!

Nail & Yarn Wall Art

Nail and yarn wall art

Jen Loves Kev went with something a bit more artistic for her walls but it stills keeps within that same textural and shabby chic niche. Some yarn can do more than create a scarf. Just look at this wall art and all the possibilities you have for what you could create.

Hairpin Leg Lap Desk

Hairpin leg lap desk

The Merrythought gave us a DIY that adds bit of luxury to the bedroom. Whether it’s breakfast in bed or a bit of journaling at night, this shabby chic piece can be enjoyed for a variety of relaxing things. And, this too, is quite the easy DIY to accomplish.

Wood and Copper Blanket Ladder

Diy blanket ladder

Here’s another ladder that you can use throughout your shabby chic home decor. But this time, it’s not making an old ladder into something new. Instead, Foxtail + Moss create it from scratch and shows us how.

Walnut Bench

Walnut bench diy

Francois et Moi made a bench too. And this time instead of leather, it’s made from walnut wood. Again, in the foyer or at the foot of your bed, this chic design has endless possibilities for around the house.

Leaf Napkin Ring

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Sugar and Cloth dresses up the dining room table as well. Whether it’s for everyday decor or if you want to create something a bit snazzier for your dinner party, it works! Just take the leap and check out the how-to now!

Gold Magnolia Wreath

Gold magnolia leaf wreath

Sarah M. Dorsey Designs welcomes her guests inside with this gorgeous, golden magnolia wreath. Simple and easy, with a bout of femininity, anything that take natural beauty and punches it up with a bit of glam is something that we love. And that’s exactly what happened here.

Crate Shelves

Diy crate shelves

Do you want to learn how to create an entirely new – and innovative – shelving system for your home? Luckily, you can follow along with this YouTube video and learn how! It’s a simple tutorial that will add an extra bit of shabby chic style to the home.

Birdcage Lamp

Diy birdcage lamp

Love Unique created this charming birdcage lamp that we’ve fallen in love with. It’s romantic and fits inside a bedroom with ease. We could even see this accenting a home office or foyer as well.

Antique Suitcase Side Table

Antique suitcase side table diy

Antiquity matches a shabby chic vision quite nicely. So, when we saw this creative idea from Pellmell Creations we just had to feature it! Grab some vintage suitcases and get to work!

Barn Wood Shelf

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Finally, if you visit DIY Projects, you’ll be able to learn how to make a new shelf for the house made out of scrap wood from the barn! Add some hooks and you can organize all your comings and goings. You’ll also never lose your keys again.

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20+ PVC Pipe Organizing and Storage Ideas

Power Tool Holders

Power Tool Holders

You can bring the room to some order by making these clever holders so that you can simply slide your tools back in when you’re done with them.

Bottle Rack

Wine Rack

Well this truly genius, and also there isn’t much work that enters into making this contemporary bottle rack of PVC piping. The white will match most homes with white walls as well as closets, however do not hesitate to give it that pop of shade if you want to flavor it up a little.

Clothing Organizer

Clothing Organizer

Little items of clothes like stockings and scarves can conveniently get lost amongst all your other garments in the cupboard. An excellent way to store them individually it just to cut some piping to size and also use the items as individual areas in a drawer.

Desk Organizer

Desk Organizer

This is really adorable as well as creative — simply reduce some thinner PVC pipelines so that you can adhesive them with each other and also utilize them as one cohesive desk coordinator for all your stationery. It’s whimsical as well as spirited, as well as most importantly, it’s really inexpensive to make.

Shoe Rack

Shoe Rack

Making a dazzling and practical shoe shelf is as very easy as going down to your equipment store! You just need to get the best size to make sure that your footwear actually fit in each area, and afterwards it depends on you to enhance it all and make it look pretty.

Hair Dryer Caddy

Hair Dryer Caddy

This is possibly the easiest of all the projects due to the fact that you don’t require to reduce anything down; all you need is the best Y suitable and you’re great to go! Your hair clothes dryer must suit flawlessly in the larger opening, as well as there’s even a smaller slot for your brush, straightener or crinkling iron.

Tape Holder

Tape Holder

This fantastic little storage space remedy will work flawlessly in any type of craft area. The pipes make best racks for all your technicolored Washi tape rolls. And also those that enjoy embroidery (I just can not bring myself to calling you ‘drains’) can likewise utilize this very same suggestion for ribbons.

Chalkboard Wine Rack

Chalkboard Wine Rack

So not just do you get to store your a glass of wine (or various other containers) in an easy-to-grab way, but you likewise obtain this remarkable blackboard panel that can act as a grocery store checklist, tip, or simply an enjoyable place to doodle or doodle.

Garden Tool Organizer

Garden Tool Organizer

Garages often tend to get cluttered really conveniently– I assume individuals feel that it’s the one room where it’s ok to simply toss everything in. Well, a wonderful (and also affordable!) means to keep your yard tools organized is to reduce some pieces of PVC through which you can slot the devices. Perfect, right? You can even label whatever to really keep it tidy as well as in order.



These particular round shelves are really made from cardboard, however it’ll be a lot simpler if you just obtain among the biggest sized PVC pipe and simply have that cut. The shape is just so interesting and also might give any space a contemporary touch.

Curling Iron Holsters

Curling Iron Holsters

If you intend to keep your curling iron or hair straightener hidden completely, after that you can simply connect PVC pipelines to the inside of your vanity door. You can also obtain another smaller item of pipe in which you can maintain the cables clean.

Craft Room Storage

Craft Room Storage

Wall storage space is always a wonderful concept when a space is beginning to obtain a little too chaotic– when points are off the floor and desks it currently looks a million times better. If you’re stuck with this problem with an overstocked craft space after that you can make yourself this lovely PVC pipeline shelving unit.

Pencil Case

Pencil Case

Here’s a fun back-to-school project for the youngsters– a PVC pipe pencil cover! It’s in fact so best since it’s hard as well as sturdy, as well as you can simply cut it to the ideal dimension. But the important things that I like the most around this smart little task is the reality that it appears like the deal with of a light saber!

Table Centerpiece

Table Centerpiece

With a little bit of smart ingenuity, you can make a lovely multifunctional table focal point with a few pipes. This can either work as a tool as well as napkin holder, a flower holder or a planter. It’s imaginative, helpful, functional and rather!

Tooth brush Holders

Toothbrush Holders

It seems these pipes actually been available in helpful in the shower room of all places! If your children often tend to leave their toothbrushes and also tooth paste scattered across the sink, then perhaps a little organizing is required. Thanks to these concealed owners, you’ll have a lot more (as well as cleaner) counter space.

Nursery Storage

Nursery Storage

This clever DIYer made inclined racks from PVC pipelines in her child’s nursery area. Installed by the changing station, the storage areas currently provide very easy accessibility to all things infant, from blankets as well as towels to bottles and also health materials.

Measuring Tool Holder

Measuring Tool Holder

Many people have hooks on the inside of their kitchen cabinet doors to keep their gauging spoons as well as mugs, but a person has actually come with the great concept to make use of pipes as owners instead. I’m rather sure this conserve a lot of frustrating swinging as well as clanging whenever the door is opened!

Pegboard Cubbyholes

Pegboard Cubbyholes

If you have a pegboard in your garage, craft area or workshop, then you can save money on room also further by making separate areas with pipes. These are perfect for keeping the smaller items securely together.

PVC Planters

PVC Planters

Who would certainly have assumed that PVC pipeline end caps can make such dazzling delicious planters? And they’re so affordable! The fun point is that you have a white, blank canvas, so you truly reach have fun with all the designing.

Tape Dispenser

Tape Dispenser

This is among the much more challenging jobs; although it isn’t actually challenging to make, it simply needs a little bit extra assembly than the others. After placing you PVC pipeline challenge together, you’ll have a strong tape dispenser that even has a little owner for your scissors too!

Pen Storage

Pen Storage

Below’s an additional excellent one for your craft room– if you’re an artist or a scrapbooker with loads and also loads of pens, pencils and markers, after that you’ll like this coordinator. And if the white doesn’t attract you, all you need to do it cover some beautiful paper around each pipe.

Wrapping Paper Safety

Wrapping Paper Safety

This clever little organizer maintains all your paper safe! Although the tutorial uses soup cans, items of pipe would work just as well (perhaps even far better!).

Paint Holder

Paint Holder

If you’re truly smart, you can discover the right sized pipeline to make sure that your paint tubes or containers fit in snugly. A bit of paint on the caps makes it incredibly easy to identify what is what, so pulling out the one you need fasts as well as painless.

Bracelet Rack

Bracelet Rack

I’ve seen many lovely bracelet and also bangle racks like these, however I promptly realized exactly how simple it in fact is to make my very own Do It Yourself version. Those bars might conveniently be changed with PVC piping that you simply need to cut to the right size and then maintain sturdy with a base.

Tool Organizer

Tool Organizer

When one side of a pipeline is cut at an angle, it’s extremely straightforward to lean it versus the wall and screw it in position. That’s what this clever DIYer did to organize all his devices. You can also color code the pipes to make sure that locating something is as easy as looking in the designated section.

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