Touch of Paint: 25 DIYs for the Home

Freshen up your home with a touch of paint home makeover. You don’t need to go crazy and paint the whole house when you see what a difference a little paint here and there can make. Paint canvas seat cushions with a beautiful abstract design. Save your old bottles to turn into colorful ombre vases. Your lampshades, dressers, tabletops, and more can also use a fresh coat of color.

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  • Seat Cushions 2 of 26

    Make beautifully painted seat cushions for your patio or indoor chairs.
    Get the tutorial at Pretty Prudent.

  • Abstract Painting 3 of 26

    Fill a wall with an easy abstract painting anybody can do.
    Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess.

  • Polka-Dot Tablecloth 4 of 26

    Grab a potato and start stamping away to make this pretty tablecloth.
    Get the tutorial at Oh Happy Day.

  • Painted Stool 5 of 26

    Give an old stool a new look with paint and painter's tape.
    Get the tutorial at Live Laugh Rowe.

  • Floor Mat 6 of 26

    Tape off a floor mat into geometric shapes and spray paint it with different colors.
    Get the tutorial at Petit Elefant.

  • Paper Towel Roll 7 of 26

    This tutorial is incredibly simple, but I just love the touch of color in the kitchen you can make this simple way.
    Get the tutorial at Jaderbomb.

  • Thrift Chair Makeover 8 of 26

    Give an old chair a facelift with a fresh coat of paint.
    Get the tutorial at My So Called Crafty Life.

  • Silverware with Style 9 of 26

    Paint the ends of your silverware with paint to give them this fun pop of color.
    Get the tutorial at Alyssa and Carla.

  • Bar Cart 10 of 26

    Add a fresh coat of spray paint to a bar cart to make it look like new.
    Get the tutorial at Design Sponge.

  • Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend 11 of 26

    Paint a thrifted dresser and add some bling with a gold diamond.
    Get the tutorial at Camille Styles.

  • Potted Plants 12 of 26

    Add a geometric print to your potted plants with paint.
    Get the tutorial at Whimzeecal.

  • Stencil Curtains 13 of 26

    Pick out a favorite stencil and roll on paint to make these printed curtains.
    Get the tutorial at All Parenting.

  • Swiss Cross Pillows 14 of 26

    Use painter's tape and paint to make this Swiss cross pillow.
    Get the tutorial at Make and Takes.

  • Ombre Bottles 15 of 26

    Reuse old bottles and give them a beautiful ombre look with paint.
    Get the tutorial at The Pink Doormat.

  • Ikea Shelves Makeover 16 of 26

    Dress up your Ikea shelves by creating a design with paint and tape.
    Get the tutorial at Kaam Handmade.

  • Wooden Bowls 17 of 26

    Add some color to your wooden bowls with a light coat of paint.
    Get the tutorial at Rags to Stitches.

  • Chalkboard Tray 18 of 26

    Use a bit of chalkboard paint to turn a cookie sheet into a magnetic chalkboard tray.
    Get the tutorial at Pretty Prudent.

  • Polka-Dot Glasses 19 of 26

    Make a hole punch stencil, wrap it around your glasses, and paint it for pretty polka dots.
    Get the tutorial at West Elm.

  • Ombre Stools 20 of 26

    Check out how this beautiful tutorial for giving stools a makeover in an ombre pattern.
    Get the tutorial at Nalle's House.

  • Polka Dot Walls 21 of 26

    Use metallic paint and a shoe polish sponge to make fun polka dots on the walls.
    Get the tutorial at Alexandra Hedin.

  • Watering Can Vase 22 of 26

    Paint an old watering can and bring it into the house to use as a vase for flowers.
    Get the tutorial at Making Home Base.

  • Abstract Tea Towels 23 of 26

    Pep up your tea towels with a modern, abstract design.
    Get the tutorial at Hello Home Shoppe.

  • Industrial Lampshade 24 of 26

    Take the lampshade off for the wire frame and coat it in a paint color.
    Find out more at Tara Dennis.

  • Tabletop 25 of 26

    Section off pieces of your table with tape and paint a bright color. Remove the tape to see this fun design.
    Find out more at Lovely Indeed.

  • Foot Stool 26 of 26

    Give a leather stool a makeover with a painted tribal print.
    Find out more at annumography.

Jacinda Boneau is a fabric designer and founding co-editor at Pretty Prudent, the premier design and lifestyle blog providing inspiration and instruction to help anyone create beautiful things, food, and experiences for their friends and family.

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