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35 Ways To Transform Everything You Own With Paint

Wicker benches, linoleum floors, table lamps, KitchenAid mixers, you name it.

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1. Update a plain discount store table or chair with a cool paint job thanks to this DIY on painting wood furniture.

Read the full tutorial on Little House on the Corner here.Get a three-pack of 120-grit sandpaper from Amazon for $6.99.
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Read the full tutorial on Little House on the Corner here.

Get a three-pack of 120-grit sandpaper from Amazon for $6.99.

2. Make a stained concrete garage floor look brand new with specially formulated paint.

Read the full tutorial from Clean & Scentsible here.Get a gallon of concrete and garage floor paint from Amazon for $32.98.
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Read the full tutorial from Clean & Scentsible here.

Get a gallon of concrete and garage floor paint from Amazon for $32.98.

3. Turn a swath of plain felt into adorable coasters with this simple painting technique.

Read the full tutorial on Gathered Cheer here.Get a five-pack of 9"x12" black felt sheets from Amazon for $10.32.
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Read the full tutorial on Gathered Cheer here.

Get a five-pack of 9"x12" black felt sheets from Amazon for $10.32.

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4. Welcome party guests with a cute old-timey painted sign.

Read the full tutorial on Fynes Designs here.Get a set of letter and number stencils from Amazon for $4.44.
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Read the full tutorial on Fynes Designs here.

Get a set of letter and number stencils from Amazon for $4.44.

5. Turn a curbside find into a showpiece with a laminate furniture paint makeover.

Read the full tutorial from The Merry Thought here.
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Read the full tutorial from The Merry Thought here.

6. Make over a KitchenAid mixer in an undesirable hue with a quick paint job.

Read the full tutorial on Dwell Beautiful here.Get a 120-grit sanding block from Amazon for $4.81.
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Read the full tutorial on Dwell Beautiful here.

Get a 120-grit sanding block from Amazon for $4.81.

7. Freshen up your summer go-to tote with this Prada-inspired straw bag makeover.

Watch the full tutorial on Fashion Lush here.Get the project supplies from Amazon: 4 oz. black acrylic paint for $4.49 and a 15-pack of black pom poms for $5.40.
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Watch the full tutorial on Fashion Lush here.

Get the project supplies from Amazon: 4 oz. black acrylic paint for $4.49 and a 15-pack of black pom poms for $5.40.

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8. Cover up a tired linoleum-tile floor with a painted facelift.

See the full tutorial from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body here.Get a gallon of KILZ interior primer from Amazon for $33.97 and a gallon of Valspar porch and floor paint from Lowe's for $27.98.
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See the full tutorial from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body here.

Get a gallon of KILZ interior primer from Amazon for $33.97 and a gallon of Valspar porch and floor paint from Lowe's for $27.98.

9. Fake a wallpaper look with a chic AF wall stencil for a new accent wall worthy of a magazine page. (Yes, print!)

Read the full tutorial from Ducklings in a Row here.Get Martha Stewart stencil film from Amazon for $9.09.
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Read the full tutorial from Ducklings in a Row here.

Get Martha Stewart stencil film from Amazon for $9.09.

10. Get your Audrey from Twin Peaks on with this saddle shoe DIY.

See the full tutorial on Dream Green DIY here. / Also check out other shoe tutorials in ice-cream sprinkles, polka dots, popsicles, abstract paint, leopard print, and pineapples and bananas. Get the project supplies from Amazon: Women's Keds for $7.43+ and a 2 oz. mint acrylic paint for $2.51.
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See the full tutorial on Dream Green DIY here. / Also check out other shoe tutorials in ice-cream sprinkles, polka dots, popsicles, abstract paint, leopard print, and pineapples and bananas.

Get the project supplies from Amazon: Women's Keds for $7.43+ and a 2 oz. mint acrylic paint for $2.51.

11. Mask an eyesore tile shower surround with specially formulated tile paint.

Read the full tutorial on Domestic Imperfection here.Get a Rust-Oleum tub and tile refinishing kit from Amazon for $25.97.
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Read the full tutorial on Domestic Imperfection here.

Get a Rust-Oleum tub and tile refinishing kit from Amazon for $25.97.

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12. Update a metal file cabinet into an adorable craft storage unit.

See the full tutorial from Design Improvised here.Get a quart can of chalkboard paint from Amazon for $20.76.
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See the full tutorial from Design Improvised here.

Get a quart can of chalkboard paint from Amazon for $20.76.

13. Flip a thrift store table lamp with good bones thanks to some paint and a new shade.

See the full tutorial on C.R.A.F.T. here.Get a drum lampshade from Amazon for $19.99.
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See the full tutorial on C.R.A.F.T. here.

Get a drum lampshade from Amazon for $19.99.

14. Make an old dryer match a new washer with these tips on painting appliances.

Read the full tutorial on Lemons Lavender and Laundry here.Get a can of Rust-Oleum appliance spray enamel for $3.74.
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Read the full tutorial on Lemons Lavender and Laundry here.

Get a can of Rust-Oleum appliance spray enamel for $3.74.

15. Leave your mark with a sprayed-on monogram doormat.

See the full tutorial on Kristi Murphy here.Get the project supplies from Amazon: Natural doormat for $17.99 and truck-bed coating spray (which sticks better than spray paint) for $6.47.
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See the full tutorial on Kristi Murphy here.

Get the project supplies from Amazon: Natural doormat for $17.99 and truck-bed coating spray (which sticks better than spray paint) for $6.47.

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16. Pump up your curb appeal with a fresh coat of paint on your front door.

See the full tutorial from Golden Boys and Me here.
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See the full tutorial from Golden Boys and Me here.

17. Pretty up some plain serving bowls with acrylic paint and (life-changing) adhesive stencils.

See the full tutorial on Homey Oh My here.Get the project supplies from Amazon: Eight-pack of Martha Stewart satin acrylic paint for $18.32 and a set of 13 Martha Stewart adhesive stencils for $5.93.
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See the full tutorial on Homey Oh My here.

Get the project supplies from Amazon: Eight-pack of Martha Stewart satin acrylic paint for $18.32 and a set of 13 Martha Stewart adhesive stencils for $5.93.

18. Turn a castoff wicker bench into something that looks like a pricey Anthropologie piece.

Read the full tutorial on Homemade Ginger here.Get 25 yards of gold decorative rope from Amazon for $10.90.
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Read the full tutorial on Homemade Ginger here.

Get 25 yards of gold decorative rope from Amazon for $10.90.

19. Design your own drop-cloth rug with some painter's tape.

See the full tutorial on We Lived Happily Ever After here.Get the project supplies from Amazon: 6'x9' canvas drop cloth for $11.95 and Scotch super adhesive spray for $5.50.
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See the full tutorial on We Lived Happily Ever After here.

Get the project supplies from Amazon: 6'x9' canvas drop cloth for $11.95 and Scotch super adhesive spray for $5.50.

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20. Bring the focus to a plain wood stool with this graphic makeover.

Read the full tutorial from Hello Lidy here.
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Read the full tutorial from Hello Lidy here.

21. Give imple wicker storage baskets the dipped treatment.

Read the full tutorial on burkatron here.Get a wicker basket from Amazon for $13.84.
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Read the full tutorial on burkatron here.

Get a wicker basket from Amazon for $13.84.

22. Whip up the perfect striped curtains with the help of a paint sprayer.

See the full tutorial on Polished Habitat here.Get a paint sprayer from Amazon for $61.86.
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See the full tutorial on Polished Habitat here.

Get a paint sprayer from Amazon for $61.86.

23. Rehab some garage sale finds -- or unite an odd set of chairs -- with this dining table paint DIY.

Read the full tutorial on A Bubbly Life here.Get a quart of chemical stripper from Amazon for $10.77.
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Read the full tutorial on A Bubbly Life here.

Get a quart of chemical stripper from Amazon for $10.77.

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24. Transform brick garage walls with a lot of help from the right primer.

Check out the garage transformation and a primer guide from Hawthorne and Main.Get a quart of KILZ primer from Amazon for $6.98.
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Check out the garage transformation and a primer guide from Hawthorne and Main.

Get a quart of KILZ primer from Amazon for $6.98.

25. Upgrade a plain rug into a fun hopscotch game.

See the full tutorial on Design Dazzle here.Get a 6'x8' indoor/outdoor rug from The Home Depot for $17.87.
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See the full tutorial on Design Dazzle here.

Get a 6'x8' indoor/outdoor rug from The Home Depot for $17.87.

26. DIY a graphic throw pillow with a stencil and special paint.

Get an 8 oz. jar of Amy Howard One Step Paint from Ace Hardware for $15.99.Get a plain 18"x18" pillow case from Amazon for $7.99.
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Get an 8 oz. jar of Amy Howard One Step Paint from Ace Hardware for $15.99.

Get a plain 18"x18" pillow case from Amazon for $7.99.

27. Add some patterned pizzazz to mini terra cotta pots with metallic spray paint.

Read the full tutorial on The Melrose Family here.Get the supplies from Amazon: Pack of 1008 circle labels for $4, set of 10 3"x2 1/2" terra cotta pots for $13.75, metallic gold spray paint for $3.95, and white spray paint for $3.98.
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Read the full tutorial on The Melrose Family here.

Get the supplies from Amazon: Pack of 1008 circle labels for $4, set of 10 3"x2 1/2" terra cotta pots for $13.75, metallic gold spray paint for $3.95, and white spray paint for $3.98.

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28. Go a little nautical with a quick striped wall in your foyer.

Read the full tutorial from The Inspired Room here.Get a 60-yard roll of Frog Tape from Amazon for $5.63.
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Read the full tutorial from The Inspired Room here.

Get a 60-yard roll of Frog Tape from Amazon for $5.63.

29. Jazz up some stemless wine glasses with puffy fabric paint.

Read the full tutorial from That's What Che Said here.Get a 2 oz. bottle of 3D glass paint for $6.71.
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Read the full tutorial from That's What Che Said here.

Get a 2 oz. bottle of 3D glass paint for $6.71.

30. Add some flair to plain wood storage boxes with graphic painted designs.

See the full tutorial from Tell Love and Party here.Get an unfinished wood box from Michaels for $5.79.
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See the full tutorial from Tell Love and Party here.

Get an unfinished wood box from Michaels for $5.79.

31. Freshen up a tired porch swing with a new coat of paint and an approp message.

Read the full tutorial from Tater Tots and Jello here.Get a 20-pack of foam paint brushes from Amazon for $4.19.
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Read the full tutorial from Tater Tots and Jello here.

Get a 20-pack of foam paint brushes from Amazon for $4.19.

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32. Spruce up a ho-hum upholstered chair with a lively new pattern.

See the full tutorial from Sugar and Cloth here.Get a nine-pack of sponge pouncers from Amazon for $4.12.
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See the full tutorial from Sugar and Cloth here.

Get a nine-pack of sponge pouncers from Amazon for $4.12.

33. Channel your inner superhero by turning a kid's toy car into the Batmobile!

See the full tutorial from Sweet C's Designs here.Get a Batman Cricut Cartridge from Amazon for $160 (for the perfect Batman logo).
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See the full tutorial from Sweet C's Designs here.

Get a Batman Cricut Cartridge from Amazon for $160 (for the perfect Batman logo).

34. Turn an old bathroom vanity into a total stunner with a fresh coat of bright-white paint.

Read the full tutorial from Smart Schoolhouse here.
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Read the full tutorial from Smart Schoolhouse here.

35. Give a fresh face to an out-of-date bathroom faucet.

See the full tutorial from Sincerely, Sara D. here.Get a quart of Rust-Oleum ultra cover metallic paint from Amazon for $8.87.
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See the full tutorial from Sincerely, Sara D. here.

Get a quart of Rust-Oleum ultra cover metallic paint from Amazon for $8.87.