We are in our final week of our How to Decorate Series and we are starting it off with a bang! Today, Miss Mustard Seed is teaching us how to decorate on a budget. Marian is an antiques lover and professional furniture rehabber. She is the master at giving old pieces of furniture new life and is very generous in sharing her tips and tutorials with all of us!
Here are two recent Mustard Seed projects that I am loving:
Have you seen her kitchen yet? She painted her cabinets and they look gorgeous! I’ll tell you what, it brings me one step closer to painting my own….
And this is a bit out of the norm for her typical projects, but the farm chic wedding that Marian helped pull-off is perfection.
And now, let’s learn some tips on how we can emulate the expert!
This has been an excellent series so far and I am so excited Beth asked me to be a part of it. As I was thinking about decorating tips for the average DIYer, I kept coming back to money. Most DIYers do what they do a.) because they are gluttons for punishment and really love it or b.) they want to create the look they want on a tight budget…or tighter budget compared to the five and six figure rooms in some magazines. The evidence is all over the blog world that a beautiful home can be made on a budget. Don’t let your budget (or lack there of) hold you back. Let it challenge you to create a look, a room, a home that is entirely yours.
Here are my top three tips to creating beauty on a budget: