Roundup: 12 Clever and Creative Ideas For Removable Wall Decals

creative ideas for using vinyl decals in the home

We’ve all seen the typical vinyl wall decal – a phrase in black, scripty letters usually hung somewhere in the home. Those aren’t necessarily my style, so I’ve rounded up 12 cool ideas and uses for vinyl in the home. Some are on walls. Some aren’t! Check them out!



1. Custom cut decals to create a robot’s dreamland!  See more on Hello Creative Family.


ideas for wall decals
Photo: Pixers

2. This set is for purchase, but you could easily duplicate it with black, red, and green wall vinyl found at your local craft store! Continue Reading

Make It: DIY “Label Maker” Typographic Wall Art!

created at: 01/29/2012

We’re big on affordable, do it yourself wall art here at Curbly (check out our top ten projects from 2011), especially art of the typographic variety.  So when we spy a project that covers all those bases (typographic, DIYable, cheap!) we get pretty excited!   


created at: 01/29/2012

This DIY “label maker” art is a quick and easy way to add some interest to your walls as well as a little bit of personality.  Printing off your favorite quote (maybe the same one you used for that typographic stencil pillow project), attaching it to some quality paper, and framing that bad boy is easy as pie.   Continue Reading

Print It: Free Summer Fruit Labels!

created at: 06/15/2011

The other day I ate an entire package of raspberries in one sitting (which I suppose is better than a whole can of Pringles, right?).  If you have a little more patience and, you know, actually plan to can, freeze, or gift your garden’s fruit, may I suggest printing out these very cute, very FREE downloadable labels and gift tags?  

The always charming and generous Ez Pudewa, from the blog Creature Comforts, has offered up some free, printable summer fruit labels, which you can get right here.   Continue Reading

Soup Can Label = Wrapping Paper

If you’ve found yourself with a little something to wrap for a Valentine’s gift but have no wrapping paper in the house, try using a Campbell’s soup can label.

And for those of you who think this is a stupid idea, check out the Warhol Store where you can buy 12 sheets of 20″ x 30″ tomato soup wrapping paper–based on Warhol's 32 Campbell's Soup Cans–for 30 bucks.