When it comes to DIY, the whole point is to recycle, reuse, and reduce, but sometimes that does come at a cost. Have you ever started a DIY project, only to realize you need about a dozen things from the store and in the end it would have just been less expensive to buy the piece brand new? Or maybe you’ve done a DIY project that you found online, but it just didn’t turn out quite how you expected. The great thing about these 20 projects is that they can be done for little to no cost! Here are 20 free DIY projects that have all been done with the free color swatches that you can pick up at your local paint store!
1. A Paper Chandelier
2. Wallpaper Your Staircase
3. Make Colorful Gift Tags
4. Colorful Magnets
5. A colorful piece of art using paint swatches to create a rainbow, ombre display.
6. DIY Clock
7. A Colorful Lampshade
8. A Dry Erase Calendar
9. Add Some Color To That Coffee Table
10. Colorful Garland
11. An Awesome Wallet
13. Business Cards
14. A Colorful Fringe Curtain
16. A Mobile For A Children’s Room
17. A Custom Piece Of Colorful Art
18. Mini Storage Boxes
19. Use The Color Swatches To Create A Piece Of Art With Text
20. Gift Wrap
I had no idea that free color swatches from the paint store could be used to create such amazing things for around the house. Not only are these ideas cute and creative, but because you are getting the paint swatches for free, you are saving a lot of money doing these too! I can’t wait to try out #17. Paint store, here I come!