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5 Ways To Decorate Your Home Without Spending Anything

Working with a tight budget? These ideas won't cost you a single peso.

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Photography: @lisaskindoffashion via Instagram and enchantinglifestyle.com (Main Photo)

Are you a little bored with the way your space looks but don't have the extra money to splurge on a new decor piece? You don't have to worry—we've got you covered. With these budget-friendly ideas, you can have a good-looking home without spending anything! Check them out below: 

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1. Create a focal point. 

Accessorize your favorite corner of the house with beloved pieces. If you have precious little bags you hardly get to use, take them out once in a while and prop them up among books and other whimsical knickknacks in your library or study.

2. Dish it out.

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If you have a lot of beautiful but incomplete sets of plates and saucers, use them as handy catchalls for small jewelry pieces like rings, earrings, and fancy bracelets. Leave them on a console table by your door so you can accessorize on your way out. 

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3. Skirt the issue.

Got pretty skirts that no longer fit? Drape those unused skirts over the back of a chair for an instant color accent. Examples of beautiful fabrics that'll work: bold-colored satin, brocade, damask, and loud graphic prints. 

4. Make a bangle bowl.

Take a cue from the usual decor of different balls in a large bowl—fill it with your semi-precious jewelry and prop it up proudly on your coffee table. The more varied your baubles and bangles, the better. 

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5. Play with color. 

Make use of the leftover paints you have in your garage and turn an old item into a brand new piece for your home. Adding a simple pop of color to your space can upgrade the look of the entire room, too! 

A part of this material was inspired by the "RL's Monthly Tip Sheet" from the June 2009 issue of Real Living Magazine. Main photo by @lisaskindoffashion via Instagram and enchantinglifestyle.com

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