19+ Easy DIY Wall Decor Ideas


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March 13, 2020
Zoe Hunt

Looking for a way to spruce up that blank wall you’ve been staring at all day? Here are 19 easy DIYs you can knock out today. 

19 Easy DIY Wall Decor Ideas

Have you been sitting at home realizing it’s finally time to decorate? Or maybe it’s just time for a change? Changing up your wall decor can make your home feel more complete, but sometimes wall decor can get kind of pricey. Luckily there are so many ways you can DIY it! Here are 19 easy DIY wall decor ideas for you to tackle:

diy wood square wall decor

These wood squares are great to hang alone or use them to frame a picture you love.

DIY textile art on oak dresser
DIY Textile Art by The Coastal Oak

This simple textile art is a beautiful way to add some dimension to your artwork.

DIY metal hexagon wall art
DIY Metal Hexagon Art by Houseful of Handmade

If you want a metal look without using metal, check out this DIY geometric wall art.

Think beyond one medium artwork. Add some texture with this wood and metal wall decor

Zero maintenance plant wall decor
DIY Succulent Wall by Making Manzanita

Need to add some life into your home decor? Check out this zero maintenance plant wall!

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photo hanger with leaf watercolors

Make this trendy photo hanger to display your favorite pieces of artwork

oversized beach canvas
DIY Oversized Art by Shine Your Light

Have a picture that you absolutely love? Learn to blow it up to become a beautiful canvas print for your home.

DIY feather wall art hanging on dark blue wall

This fluffy feather wall hanging is the perfect bedroom wall decor. The feathers are so fluffy they almost look like soft clouds!

DIY Pottery Barn wall decor wall decor
DIY Pottery Barn Knock-off by Postcards from the Ridge

You’re not going to believe how easy (and inexpensive) it is to get this Pottery Barn look

DIY yarn wall hanging
DIY Yarn Wall Hanging by Songbird Blog

Wall decor doesn’t have to just be canvases and paintings. Add a little bit of boho coziness to your space with this DIY yarn wall hanging

DIY easy abstract art
DIY Easy Abstract Art by Nourish and Nestle

Abstract art is a great way to get creative, even if you feel like you are an artistic person. 

DIY giant wall art dog painting
DIY Giant Wall Art by Pillar Box Blue

Have an idea for a big piece of art in mind? This tutorial shows you exactly how to turn that idea into a reality, no matter what design you have in mind! 

DIY hanging botanical print in farmhouse entryway
DIY Hanging Botanical Print by Postcards from the Ridge

Get this botanical printable from Postcards from the Ridge to add a little bit of rustic charm to your space. 

easy geometric wood wall art

Want to use up some scratch wood that’s been sitting in your garage for ages? Create a piece of wood art with it!

Spring brid sketches in frames
Spring Bird Sketches by Houseful of Handmade

We love changing out wall decor throughout the year to give our space a nice refresh. These beautiful bird sketches are the perfect addition to your Spring or Summer decor

DIY large inspiration art
DIY Large Inspirational Art by H2O Bungalow

Looking for something to keep you inspired or motivated? Try incorporating your favorite quote into you wall decor

DIY mountain shelf key holder

How about some functional wall decor? This mountain wall art doubles as a key holder.

DIY feather canvas
DIY Feature Art by Love My Simple Home

Sometimes keeping things simple is exactly what you need in your wall decor. This simple feather art adds a soft touch to any room in your house. 

diy modern boho wall art with wood and yarn

Add some more texture to your walls with this round boho wall art, complete with wood, yarn, and some gold edging.

DIY anniversary art
DIY Anniversary Art by Elizabeth Joan Designs

We love incorporating important dates into our wall decor. It’s a great way to achieve a modern look without sacrificing making your home personal to you. 

DIY paint pour
DIY Paint Pour from Abbotts at Home

Paint pours are a fun way to create unique, abstract pieces of art. No pieces turn out exactly the same, which makes them great to create in sets of 2 or 3. Your pieces will have similar colors and movement, but won’t be matchy-matchy.

DIY Plaster Of Paris 3D Textured Fabric Art by A Crafty Mix

Add a little bit of texture with this DIY wall art. Choose any design you like to create a custom decor piece for your home.

DIY Anthropologie fringe hanging knock-off
DIY Anthropologie Fringe Hanging Knock-off by Frugal Elegance

There’s nothing better than making something you see and love in a store for a fraction of the cost. See how Frugal Elegance made her Anthropologie fringe hanging knock-off

DIY large wall art using a tapestry from Society 6

Do you have a really big wall you need to fill? Find your favorite tapestry (ours is from Society 6) and turn it into an oversized piece of art for less than $50! Check out our full tutorial

carve wood art

I’m feeling generous, so I’m going to give you a bonus idea. This one will cost you absolutely nothing if you already have some scrap wood laying around.

There you have it! 19 20 easy DIY wall decor ideas to help you spruce up any wall in your house or apartment. There’s something about hanging wall decor that makes all the difference in a space. Which one(s) are you going to try?

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  1. Claire says:

    Great ideas here I love the wall plants and the garden bird sketches. Thank you so much for including my giant dog portrait. Hope you are keeping safe and well.

    • Zoe Hunt says:

      Of course! Thank you for creating such a great piece of art 🙂 I think I need to make one of our pup!

  2. Pamela ~ DIY Vibes says:

    These are all great ideas. My fave is the first one. I’ve had it pinned and want to make it soon!

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