12 Fun DIY Projects You Can Do On A Micro Budget
Ordinary items made extraordinary.
Make a cashmere cushion cover.
Waterproof your shoes.
Pascal says: "Ordinary canvas plimsolls dipped in yellow rubber-paint become waterproof and look extraordinary. NB: Repeat twice."
Give your car a wood grain makeover.
Brighten up your cutlery.
Pascal says: "Orphaned pieces of cutlery are reunified with a dip of rubber paint to make a new set."
Design your own unique t-shirt.
Pascal says: "Fold any garment in half, from babygros to dress shirts, and make a Rorschach print."
Turn a pallet into an armchair.
Get a cheap designer kitchen.
Pascal says: "Cabinet doors from the bargain corner are all non-matching. Unify with a coat of grey paint for a kitchen that looks expensive, but is very cheap."
Start a mirror wall.
Dad jeans made cool.
Pascal says: "Supermarket value-jeans are often good quality but a horrible fit. A little tailoring and they can be transformed to look a lot better."
Up-cycle old signs as art.
Make a unique sellotape chandelier.
Pascal says: "Sellotape (Scotch Tape) simply wrapped around a traffic cone mould makes this extraordinary light."
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