A THRIFTY mum has revealed how she managed to create a stunning feature wall just by using wallpaper samples.
Renovating a home can be costly, and if you’ve got a few
rooms to do it can all add up.
But one mum has shared her tip for creating a stunning
feature wall for next to nothing.
While high-end wallpaper can be expensive, one woman revealed she cut costs by collecting free wallpaper samples from various shops.
She then cut them out to form a mosaic pattern featuring
various designs, including florals, feathers, birds and butterflies.
The crafty mum built up the pattern to cover the wall behind her bed, and shared her handiwork online.
Posting to Facebook group Extreme Budget DIY & Life Hacks, she shared step-by-step photos of her transformation.
She said: “Feature wall in my bedroom.
“Collected sample wallpapers from DIY shops, traced around a
hexagon shape, cut and pasted to the wall (stuck them on with blue tac first to
“Wall was painted white silk, hexagons pasted straight onto
The DIY goddess used a box lid in a hexagon shape, but if
you’re inspired to create your own masterpiece you can choose any shape you
Her interior design skills have gone down well online, with more than 500 people liking her post.
The makeover has inspired other mums to revamp their walls
using her budget-friendly sample hack.
Commenting on her post, one woman said: “Wow that feature wall is incredible!
“So straight and precise can tell you put a lot of work into that. Bet you're proud of that all looks excellent.”
Another said: “WOW!!! Looks FAB! given me some great ideas!”
A third wrote: “Omg you are amazing!!! Love these ideas,
While this person asked: “Can you please come and do my
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