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7 Budget-Friendly Steps to Transform Your Home

Redecorating your living room can be a fun and rewarding experience, but it can also be costly and time-consuming. If you're looking to update your living space without spending a fortune, the good news is that you don't have to buy anything new. With a few simple changes, you can transform your living room into a beautiful, inviting space that you'll love spending time in.

Here are 7 budget-friendly steps for redecorating your living room without buying anything new:

1. Rearrange your furniture: Moving your furniture around can make a big impact on the look and feel of your living room. Try rearranging your furniture in a new configuration or swapping pieces from one room to another to create a fresh look.

2. Paint your walls: A fresh coat of paint can instantly transform the look of your living room. Choose a neutral color that will complement your existing décor, or go bold with a statement color that will make your living room pop. Warning: The color you picked might look great on the color swatch, but choose a brighter color than the one you want when painting a wall. Keep in mind that the color will appear more intense once you see it on a big wall.

3. Accessorize: Accessorizing your living room with items you already have can add depth and interest to your space. Try moving art pieces from other rooms, or display a collection of items you already have on shelves or on a coffee table. In need of some inspiration? Here you can find some wall decoration

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"Replacing my friends' travel souvenirs, and creating a centerpiece in her living room gave her interior more character and identity. It really tied the room together!" - Laurine, Founder Cake

4. Add textiles: Adding textiles, such as throw pillows, blankets, or curtains, can add color, texture, and warmth to your living room. Mix and match different textures and patterns to create an eclectic and inviting look.

5. Use lighting: Good lighting can greatly impact the look and feel of your living room.

Try moving lamps from other rooms, or use floor lamps to create a cozy and inviting atmosphere.

6. Re-purpose items: Look around your home for items that can be repurposed in your living room. For example, use a ladder as a bookcase, or turn an old door into a coffee table.

7. Green up: Adding plants to your living room can add a touch of nature and improve air quality. Choose low-maintenance plants that are easy to care for, such as succulents or air plants. Read more about how to choose the best plants for you.

These tips allow you to redecorate your living room without buying anything new.

By using items you already have and making simple changes, you can create a beautiful and functional living space that you'll love spending time in.

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Cake is a lifestyle brand offering unique homewares and interior accessories that celebrate culture and individuality.

Founder Laurine Brugman designs products that withstand trends and fads - creating timeless pieces that you’ll treasure forever.

We’re passionate about preserving traditional crafts and passing on a little bit of love with our hand-made items. All of our items are produced in limited runs to eliminate waste and ensure quality.


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