8 DIY Ideas for the Kitchen

I love to cook. Spending time in the kitchen? It’s literally one of my most favorite things to do. So I’m always on the lookout for fun ideas for adding a little color and personality to the kitchen. Especially as a renter, inexpensive, crafty ideas are always a hit with me. Need to add a little pizazz to your kitchen, too? Here are 8 fun DIY ideas for the kitchen!

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  • Paint Dipped Wooden Spoons 1 of 8
    Paint Dipped Wooden Spoons
    I love how the addition of brightly colored paint gives a modern touch to classic wooden spoons.
    Get the tutorial from Little Bit Funky.
  • Refrigerator Magnet Tins 2 of 8
    Refrigerator Magnet Tins
    This simple idea uses old spice tins as a clever storage solution with the addition of magnets.
    A Pretty Cool Life has the how-to.
  • DIY Dish Towels 3 of 8
    DIY Dish Towels
    Simple white dish towels get a fun, fruity kick with iron-on transfer paper.
    Visit Rust & Sunshine for DIY instructions.
  • Bifold Door Storage Unit 4 of 8
    Bifold Door Storage Unit
    Need extra storage? A painted bifold door fitted with metal hooks might just be the answer!
    Pop over to Design*Sponge for details.
  • Painted Herringbone Rug 5 of 8
    Painted Herringbone Rug
    Add a little color and pattern to your space by painting an inexpensive area rug. How adorable is this?
    Check out All Things Lovely to make your own.
  • Painted Serving Tray 6 of 8
    Painted Serving Tray
    I love how a bit of paint and some funky stripes dress up a simple wood serving tray.
    Get the DIY how-to from The Glitter Guide.
  • Dip Dyed Linens 7 of 8
    Dip Dyed Linens
    Easy dip dyeing techniques add a bright splash of color to simple white linens. Think dish towels, tablecloths and pretty cloth napkins!
    Visit Martha Stewart for lots of dip dyeing project ideas.
  • DIY Storage Jars 8 of 8
    DIY Storage Jars
    I love this fun idea for repurposing old jars. A coat of paint, the addition of a fun little character and you've got the cutest spice jars.
    Check out Torie Jayne.

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