Roundup: 10 Inspiring Budget-Friendly Bedroom Makeovers!

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Sure, you can toss thousands of dollars at a bedroom makeover and it’ll probably look pretty great.  But today we’re celebrating the unique creativity of DIYers who make their spaces look like a million bucks on a budget.  Check out our ten favorite budget-friendly bedroom makeovers from the Curbly archives–they’re full of thrifty inspiration and clever DIY projects!   

 

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1. This kid’s bedroom went from drab to fab for under $100 thanks to lots of DIY improvements!

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2. We all know the powers of paint and this makeover is proof!  A fresh coat on the walls, combined with rearranging and repurposing pieces you already own, is a great way to keep the costs of your makeover down.

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3. This high-style bedroom is full of thrift store finds–all given a new, glam life with coordinating paint!

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4.  With a few clever IKEA hacks, this apartment went from a studio to a one-bedroom for a fraction of the cost of an add-on!

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5. By updating the decor with some thrifty finds, this guest room got a fresh new look for cheap (and yes, the wall color stayed the same)!

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6. This bedroom is full of money-saving DIY pieces: from the jewelry organizer and wall hooks to the laundry bad and even the upholstered chair!

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7. Part office, part craft room, and part guest room, this makeover maximizes its storage space while still feeling cozy and inviting.

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8. Soothing neutrals, better lighting, and some DIY storage projects make this a more relaxing and calming master bedroom.

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9. Reusing items they already had as well as making smart purchases helped turn this bedroom into a show-stopper!

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10. White paint and thrift store decor to the rescue! This dark basement bedroom got a much-needed makeover for cheap.

Many of these bedroom makeovers keep their costs down by reusing or repurposing items, freshening up thrift store finds, and/or solving storage or design dilemmas through smart DIY projects.  Do you have any other tips or ways to stay on budget and still create a stylish space?  Share your suggestions and ideas in the comments!