Rejoice, friends! Winter is halfway over, and that means that spring is approaching. And with the changing of the seasons comes a desire to cleanse and refresh your home decor. To stir your imagination, we’ve put together this list of totally attainable and high-impact functional decor ideas to try out this spring.
Functional decor: pegboard organization
Contrary to popular belief, the pegboard can be used for more than just tool storage. Who doesn’t love a little functional decor with a polka dot pattern?
This workspace is beyond amazing. I love the streamlined, monochromatic look with pops of teal and gold. Plus, this doubles as an organizational project as well as a super intelligent way to segment a space.
I love how whimsical yet practical this is. The DIY projects are in abundance here – upcycled pencil holders, painted Ikea shelves, and the most adorable hanging light ever.
Any maker or DIYer knows that when you get serious about your craft, it becomes nearly impossible to keep your tools tidy. This pegboard idea for organization makes it look easy – and super pretty.
I feel like if I had this workspace in my place, I could write a really great novel.
Storage & Display
When talking about functional decor ideas, this one ranks pretty high in my books. I absolutely love the unique way to display magazines by giving them the prominence they deserve Plus, these shelves are killer and act as a perfect way to display all your favourite tokens.
Add some visual interest and organization to your entrance, bathroom, or getting-ready space.
Super interesting way to display artwork, accessories and more in a small space.
Functional decor: room dividers
One of the hardest parts about living in an open space is getting the defined areas just right – even a piece of furniture off by a few inches can make a space feel strange.
Renting a studio or bachelor pad? These room divider solutions are the life-saver you’ve been looking for.
These rope room dividers make a big impact without taking up a ton of space visually. The texture of the rope (or whatever material you want to use) will go a long way.
Nothing adds more interest than a beautiful tapestry or oversized patterned scarf.
This more traditional room divider is spruced up with a bohemian pairing of different fabrics and accessories.
The ultimate room divider – with the ability to double as a library and stereo console.
Ikea’s large-scale KALLAX shelves double as heavy duty storage and a streamlined room divider for all the minimalists out there.
A ladder shelf that’s perfect for displaying your greenery and quirky objects.
Privacy screen FTW.
A lovely little craft project that creates both visual interest and big impact.
If your closet looks this good, why wouldn’t you live in the midst of it?
Functional decor: multipurpose furniture
For all you cat lovers out there: how would you like to have an adorable kitty bed AND a stylish wicker side table?
Furniture garden. Enough said..
Double duty adorable, square record holders and faux-fur clad seat-tops. What a combination.
With this compact piece, you get 3-in-1.
Do you have any functional decor ideas that you’ve put into practice in your space? Tell us all about them in the comments!