In order to make your soon to be home, feel like home, you should add a few things to those empty walls! Of course, there’s the typical poster route, or even the photo frames of you and the besties. However, there’s also super easy do it yourself decorations that can help you kill some time this summer and customize your future home!
Here are a few ideas to get you started:
Large Wooden Letter
Hot Glue gun
If needed, take off flowers from the stem.
Attach flowers to the wooden letter using the hot glue gun.
Make sure that the entire wooden letter is covered.
On the back of the letter, glue your string to make it easy to hang.
Clothesline Picture Hanger
Tape / Pushpin / Security hooks
*depends on your dorm wall/rules
Decide where on your wall to drape a clothesline or two. Use the tape/pushpin/security hook to secure it. Hang your pictures using the clothespin!
3 Large Canvases
Lay the world map over the 3 canvases.
Cut into three pieces.
Coat the canvas with mod podge and lay the map facing up on top. Wrap the map around canvases like presents.
Let them dry.
Dry Erase Board
*Can be used as a to-do list, daily reminders or small notes!
12 by 12 picture frame with a glass front
Piece of patterned scrapbook paper
Dry Erase Marker
Put your patterned paper inside the frame.
Replace the back.
If you’re looking for more inspiration, use google or Pinterest as a guide. There’s a wide variety of ideas waiting to be done.