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25 DIYs to Spruce Up Your Patio

By Jaime Morrison Curtis |

Contrary to popular belief, sprucing up your patio does not, I repeat, does not have to cost you a fortune. There are plenty of affordable DIY ways to recycle old furniture, fabric, and wood and turn them into treasured patio furniture and decor. This here is my patio that is filled with DIY projects that ranged from easy no-sew projects done in 5 minutes to projects that took a good couple of days. In the end, there’s nothing like laying on a daybed, basking in the sun and thinking, “I made this.” Now that summer is here, it’s time to wipe off that winter layer and start giving your patio some love with these 25 DIYs to Spruce Up Your Patio.

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25 DIYs to Spruce Up Your Patio

Adding Curtains

Turn your patio into a more intimate space by adding curtains. Don't be afraid to go for a bold print like stripes.
Spotted at Effortless Style.

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Jaime Morrison Curtis is author of the bestselling book Prudent Advice: Lessons for My Baby Daughter (A Life List for Every Woman) and founding co-editor at Prudent Baby, the premier DIY destination for crafty moms seeking ways to make their lives even more stylish and beautiful.


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Jaime Morrison Curtis is author of the book Prudent Advice: Lessons for My Baby Daughter (A Life List for Every Woman), founding editor at Prudent Baby, LA Kids Editor at DailyCandy, and mother to three-year-old Scarlet Jane. Read bio and latest posts → Read Jaime's latest posts →

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  1. Phyllis conti says:

    I have a fouton bed that I don’t need anymore and I put it on the patio. I live in AZ and how could I cover the “bed mattress” to protect it from the weather? I just found this web site and it is exactlly what I needed idea .

    thank you

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