25+ DIY Shabby Chic Decor Ideas For Women Who Love The Retro Style

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If you are passionate about the retro or vintage style of interior decoration, then you are in the right place! Shabby chic decor ideas will never become old-fashioned – they are simply timeless, and the best thing about this type of decor is that you can easily achieve it even on a very tight budget. Here you will find more than 25 different DIY shabby chic decor ideas that you can use to redefine your bedroom, your living room or your kitchen!

25+ DIY Shabby Chic Decor Ideas For Women Who Love The Retro Style

1. Shabby Chic Bottle Decoration

Shabby Chic Bottle Decoration

This is a very speedy and cost-effective tutorial that will help you put your old bottles or jars to good use! You would be amazed to see what an outstanding retro decoration you can get with basic materials, and this tutorial will teach you how to make your own DIY shabby chic decoration that you can place on your living room shelves, just to add a touch of trend to it!

Project Source and Tutorial – katrinshine

2. Repurposed Glass Bottle And Tin

Repurposed Glass Bottle And Tin

One of the main benefits of the shabby chic interior decoration style is the fact that you do not need to invest in high-end materials or decorations to get something really fancy that will redefine the way you see your home’s decor. This is a very simple tutorial that will show you how to repurpose an old glass bottle and a tin can – check it out!

Project Source and Tutorial – foxhollowcottage

3. Distress Furniture With Vinegar!

Distress Furniture With Vinegar

Do you like that old furniture look? Old and distressed pieces of furniture actually represent one of the pillars of the shabby chic decoration, and if you want to “artificially age” your closet or cupboard, then here is how you can do it! All you need is some vinegar and some extra time to spare.

Project Source and Tutorial – whitelacecottage

4. Shabby Delights!

Shabby Delights Here is a super creative tutorial that will help you take your sense for shabby decorations to the next level! Are you the type of woman who is always on the go, and who wants to look chic whenever she travels? Then you will definitely get to love this tutorial that will help you turn an old suitcase into a shabby and extremely trendy one!

Project Source and Tutorial – shabbyprimdelights

5. DIY Candle Light Holders

DIY Candle Light Holders

There is nothing more beautiful than having dinner with the dearest person to your heart, and lighten up the room with some romantic candles! However, the secret often lies in the candle holders, and if you do not want to invest in commercial ones, then here is a tutorial that will teach you how to make your own shabby chic candle holders, with a minimal investment

Project Source and Tutorial – julitawozny

6. Learn How To Make Your Own Pomander Flower Ball!

Learn How To Make Your Own Pomander Flower Ball

The shabby chic decoration style is all about details – beauty often lies in the smallest details, and it is up to you to find them! Here is a simple and very easy to follow tutorial that will teach you how to come up with your own, tailored pomander flower ball that will certainly brighten up any room in your house!

Project Source and Tutorial – pizzazzerie

7. Turn The Extra Moulding Into A Super Creative Shabby Chic Frame!

Turn The Extra Moulding Into A Super Creative Shabby Chic Frame

If you are a fan of those old, vintage painting frames that were extremely popular back in the 19th century, then you will definitely get to love this tutorial as well. Framing or reframing a picture or a painting can be very expensive nowadays, but why pay others to do it when you can do it yourself? Here is how!

Project Source and Tutorial – apartmenttherapy

8. Pink Ombre Painted Mason Jars

Pink Ombre Painted Mason Jars

Mason jars can serve as outstanding decorations, especially for your bedroom! Pink is a bright and positive color that can add style to your house, regardless of where you put it, and here you will find a very simple tutorial that will teach you how to paint your old mason jars in a pink ombre shade.

Project Source and Tutorial – masonjarcraftslove

9. Old Fridge Turned Shabby French!

Old Fridge Turned Shabby French

Did you just notice that the paint on your fridge starts to chip and crack? Then instead of having your fridge replaced or repainted, you can easily turn it into a shabby French-style fridge that all your guests will certainly love. Here is how you can do just that!

Project Source and Tutorial – troispetitesfilles

10. DIY Easter Themed Papier Mache

DIY Easter Themed Papier Mache

The shabby French style is certainly very sought-after these days, especially amongst owners of rustic homes who want to make them look fancy without overspending. Here is an outstanding Easter-themed tutorial that only requires a bit of time, creativity and imagination!

Project Source and Tutorial – dreamsfactory1

11. DIY Shabby French Cake Stand

DIY Shabby French Cake Stand

If you love to bake, then you certainly know that the way you display or serve your cakes accounts for at least 50% of the “taste” of the cake! Here is a lovely DIY shabby French cake stand that will help you showcase your freshly baked cake in a really chic and stylish manner.

Project Source and Tutorial – dreamsfactory1

12. Frenchify Your Home!

Frenchify Your Home

If you are a big fan of retro-style decorations, such as those that were particularly popular in France towards the end of the 19th century, then you will definitely love these simple and creative ways to “Frenchify” your home on a budget!

Project Source and Tutorial – dreamsfactory1

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