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.


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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

How To: Decorate Housewares in Minutes with Neon Stickers

created at: 07/01/2012

I’ve had a stack of neon circle stickers sitting in my junk drawer for months now, but now that I’ve found this quick DIY idea, I’ll be putting those stickers to good use.   
neon sticker diy housewares idea
Andrea Howe shows you how to add a pop of color to any white houseware item you can imagine, from pots to table trays. The results are quirky, mod, and oh-so-clever.
Visit Making it Lovely now to see the step by step tutorial and view more photos.
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DIY Stickers!


Sometimes, you’ve got an image you need to stick somewhere, the soft pixelatedness of inkjet sticker paper simple won’t do. Sir Brittanicvs provides a recipe for some homemade adhesive to place on a contact paper substrate that gets your message where it belongs.


White Vinegar
White Glue
Your design(s) printed out on paper
A wide brush
Tupperware container OR jar
Packaging tape OR Clear Contact Paper
Straight edge
Little spray bottle
Scissors OR X-acto Blade

blik’s Stickers for Grown-Ups

blik just might be the king of decals. Their peel and stick ‘stickers for grown-ups’ allow users ‘to easily transform the look of a living or office space in minutes.’ A cool addition to their product line are the Re-Stik™ assortment, which can be applied and RE-applied over and over again.

Want something a bit more literary? How about custom made prose? You submit your favorite poem, quote or phrase–in the size, font and color of your choice–and blik will do the rest. Continue Reading