Affordable Tricks to Make Home Look Expensive

DIY Hacks That Make Home Decor Look High-End

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Most of us can’t afford the kind of luxurious mansions the rich and famous call home. But that doesn’t mean our living spaces can’t still look and feel both elegant and classy.

With some creativity, and a bit of time and patience, there’s plenty you can do yourself to give your home decor a bit of a makeover, even if you’re on a budget. Check out these DIY home decor hacks and see for yourself.

[post_page_title]Turning a simple plant pot into a ceramic vase[/post_page_title]

As it turns out, almost anything can be turned into a realistic ceramic vase. It just involves a very simple hack of mixing baking powder and paint (and for extra rough texture you can mix in some sand too).

Turning a simple plant pot into a ceramic vase

Simply take an old glass/porcelain vase or plant pot, paint it with the baking soda-paint mixture, let it dry, and voila; elegant faux ceramic masterpieces to decorate your home with. You can use any color paint you want, but white and terracotta brown look the most realistic.

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