Decorating your home should be fun and reflect your personality. What better way to do this than with fun printables that you can use for projects at home? Not only are most of the projects fun and easy, but printables can be found to fit any theme, any room, and just about any type of use. The best part is, many of the printables are free. With a color printer, a computer, the correct ink technologies, and your imagination, you can create the look in your home that you have always dreamed of.
One of the easiest and quickest ways to add to your home decor with printables is to create art for the walls. Thrifty Decor Chick has an easy tutorial on how to print out decorative text with a colored background to frame and hang. Whether you want to print out your favorite lyrics, poems, or sayings, the limit is your imagination to make your own printable art. As quick and easy as making printables are, you can also change them out quickly also. In her blog Gluesticks, Brandy collected a printable for each month and changed them.
Taking your text to the next level is also easy to do with sites such as Wordle. Using your words to create art is free and easy using the site. Twist it, turn it, and make it into art with multiple layouts, color schemes and fonts. You are able to save, print and share your creations both online and in your home. A simple frame can show off your creations. Looking for alphabet art? There are many sites, such as Karen’s Whimsy that can give your text the style you are looking for, from animals to the dark ages. Be creative and color it in, or let the beauty of the letters stand alone. Either way, you will have a one of a kind work of art in words.
Wall art created from printables isn’t limited to any one room either. While some may think that printed paper isn’t sturdy enough to use in high moisture areas such as the kitchen and bathroom, blogger Kristi shows us on her blog Addicted 2 Decorating how to create a printable that is water resistant for those rooms.
But printable wall art is not limited to text alone. There are many wall hangings that can be printed that reflect your personality. The website Sunset shares several decorating ideas that can be printed out to decorate your home. One interesting idea is Map Art where you print out a map of an area you have visited and circle sites you visited or places of importance. Turning CD cases into frames is quick and easy when printing your photos off at home. Looking for pictures, but don’t want to use your own? You can find free printable art at many sites such as Vintage Printable , The Graphics Fairy, Feed Your Soul, and Vecteezy . That is just to name a few. Just be certain before copying and printing that the artist allows it.
When looking for ideas for kid’s rooms, printables can easily fit the bill. Spoonful is one site that offers up a large variety of Disney printables that can be cut out to use in unlimited ways to decorate a child’s room from Mickey to Monsters, Inc. and more. Choose a theme and start printing your way to your child’s dream room.
When you run out of wall space, don’t think that your printable fun is over though. Why not try printing out patterns to turn a plain table into a Hawaiian tropical tabletop? With heavy card stock, the simple step by step instructions, and a little paint, you can have a taste of the tropics anywhere in your home. Looking to light up your rooms? Try this simple lampshade project from Sunset to turn a plain lampshade into an interesting work of art with a printable on paper. If flooring is looking bare in your home, get creative and make your own patterned floor canvas. Durable and creative, you can print the pattern of your choice to create a canvas throw rug that fits your style.
For the truly crafty at heart, creating 3D creations are just a few sheets of printer paper away. With printable animal boxes, a Papercraft alphabet, or even your favorite sports team helmets you can make your decor stand out with these 3D paper creations. Monica’s 3d Sheets offers a huge selection of printable 3d sheets to fit any home decor or theme from flora, to holidays, birds, angels, and fairies. What about creating colorful mobile art? Geo Gems by Lorna can be created and turned into a number of decorations to hang around your house.
With the vast collection of printables available online, decorating your home can be a breeze. A printer, paper, and a few other supplies are all you need to change your decor to match your style, your mood, or you home. No matter what holiday you want to decorate for, or style you want to reflect, there is a printable that will fit the needs for every room in your home. From floor to ceiling, the only limits are your imagination.