Family Friendly Friday–Kids Room DIY Ideas

I thought I would share with you today some great DIY ideas I found online for kids rooms.

Add a little chalk board paint to door fronts on their furniture. Original art work becomes the highlight. Marker Girl’s Dream furniture!

Photo from Prego Sem Estopa


Got to love these great chairs made just for them. Drive-in Movie Cars.. The whole family can get involved with this little summer project.

Photo from not just a housewife


Use empty paint cans as fun holders for their desks. These are available at paint stores and I have seen them at some craft stores.

Photo from Martha Stewart


Fun string of lights for a kid’s room – this is a great one your son or daughter could help with!

For instructions on how to make this go to…  Totally love it


Give your kids a disposable camera have them take their own pictures and frame them around their room. Love this display on top as a border around the room.

Photo from pottery barn kids

Happy Decorating!




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