8 DIY Home Decor Projects From Bay Area Bloggers

|January 24, 2017

The Bay Area has been inspiring people for decades. From fashion icons and celebrities to writers and artists — this beautiful, little piece of the world is inherently innovative and creative. Today, that translates to some of the trendiest blogs and design ideas in the country. And we can’t get enough of it!

Give your home a little SF touch with a DIY project (or two) from one of our favorite local bloggers. Each one will add a bit of color, character and fun to your house while providing you with an entertaining afternoon. Happy DIYing!

DIY Removable Statement Wallpaper

DIY Projects from Local SF Bloggers

Photo courtesy of Pretty & Fun

Cait Weingartner’s wallpaper makeover was inspired by her desire to spice up her rental space. The removable paper comes off easily at the end of your lease or any time you have a decor mood swing! Often times, removable wallpaper can be intimidating due to price and effort, but she has a few tips to make it easier. And she found a low-cost option at Target!

DIY Chalk Circle

DIY Home Decor SF Bloggers

Photo courtesy of Hej Doll

Jessica Doll got a little late-night inspiration for her DIY and finished a trendy, functional chalk circle in just 1.5 hours. Follow her easy steps and you’ll end up with a perfect chalkboard for your wall in no time!

Copper Clothing Rack DIY

DIY Home Decor SF Bloggers

Photos courtesy of SF Girl by the Bay

If you need more space for your clothes or just want to add more copper to your decor (who doesn’t?), try this Copper Clothing Rack DIY from SF Girl by the Bay. There’s a reason Victoria has one of the most popular design blogs on the internet! This particular DIY is shared from Madelynn Hackwith’s blog Wide Eyed Legless. It’s quick, easy and will leave you with a chic, trendy and sturdy addition to your home.

DIY Dot Canvasses

DIY Home Decor From SF Bloggers

Photos courtesy of Crystalin Marie

We’ll take any excuse to add a subtle pop of color to our homes. These DIY Dot Canvasses from Crystalin Marie let you control just how bright you want that color to be. Make your own potato stamps and your chic home decor addition will be ready before you know it — and will leave you wanting to make more!

DIY Woven Placemat

DIY Home Decor From SF Bloggers

Photos courtesy of Hither & Thither and Anna Smith

Once you get the hang of the weaving technique, these DIY Woven Placemats are one of the most fun and relaxing DIYs we’ve ever tried. The style mimics high-end designs and adds character to your tablescape. It’s a win-win!

Copper Foil Place Cards DIY

DIY Home Decor From SF Bloggers

Photos courtesy of A Side of Sweet 

A Side of Sweet has so many fun DIY projects, it’s hard to choose which one to start with! But we especially love Kelly’s DIY Copper Foil Place Cards. They’re perfect for dinner parties throughout the year and easy to whip up before your guests arrive.

Easy Colorful DIY Cake Platters

DIY Home Decor From SF Bloggers

Photos courtesy of A Side of Sweet

To spice up the party even more, try Kelly’s Colorful DIY Cake Platters. One of the easiest and cheapest options on our list, all you need is a thrift store cake platter and some spray paint! It’s important to note the trays themselves won’t be food safe, but they’ll provide the perfect pop of color to any festive table.

DIY Gold Paper Mache Jewelry Bowls

DIY Home Decor From SF Bloggers

Photo courtesy of The Kim Chronicles 

Chanelle’s step-by-step jewelry bowl DIY will leave you with plenty of chic places to store your accessories. With just a few craft supplies, a lot of Mod Podge, and a little paper mache talent, you can make gifts for yourself or a friend!

Which one will you try?

Share your DIY stories with us! And if you have a favorite Bay Area lifestyle blogger that we missed, let us know.

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