This week we’re loving… Modern DIY Home Decor

We love our crafts and we love our homes, so what better way to bring these loves together than in crafting for the home? With mid-century design enjoying a massive revival in homestyle trends, we’re pulling together our favourite projects all week on Stitch Craft Create, giving you inspirational ideas and practical ways to create modern DIY home decor for contemporary living.

Modern DIY Home DecorClockwise from top left: Liven things up in the bedroom and turn your favourite retro print fabric into a DIY upholstered headboard – Vicky Grubb’s new book The Beginner’s Guide to Upholstery (with free ebook and amazing timelapse videos) will show you how; crochet star Emma Lamb’s hotly awaited book Crochet Home will change the way you think about crochet textiles and is now on pre-order; Amy Butler and Tula Pink give a nod to mid-century style with these stunning prints from their respective Elizabeth and Glow ranges; our free pattern for a modern vintage peg bag will brighten up laundry day; make yourself a bookcase icon with Kirsty Neale’s papier maché Frida Kahlo from Paperie; Amy Butler’s Cross Roads fabric has an atomic-era vibe, while Urban Beach Retro Flower fabric has a strong Sixties Scandi feel; put your feet up in style with an awesome retro fabric pouff from The Busy Girl’s Guide to Sewing; and go Danish with a complete sofa re-cover teamed with retro print cushions from The Beginner’s Guide to Upholstery. Follow us all week on the blog for more modern DIY home decor ideas.


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