10 Cool Teen Bedroom Decor Ideas & DIY Projects To Try This Summer That I Found On Pinterest Part 1

If you're as bored as I'll be this summer, you'll probably want to do something so you feel accomplished & can go back to school in a few months feeling like you actually took advantage of your free time. Plus, change is good. It's something that will keep you busy for a while. & the end result is rewarding. So grab supplies, blast music & create!!
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    Add Decals!
    Check out the different ones in this article and click on the links that these ideas came from for even more options. http://pin.it/RWDpdsb
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    Organize your technology
    Check out this smart way to up cycle an old shoebox! Does your orange Nike box clash with your room's color scheme? Paint it a matching color or try covering it up with Duck or Washi tape. http://pin.it/kd9nwR3
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    Add some color to your calendar
    Keep your summer schedule organized with this unique DIY project. Play around with colors or stick to 30 shades of just one. https://cheltenhamroad.wordpress.com/2012/07/11/paint-chip-calendar-tutorial/
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    Spice up your boring old wall clock
    Add a personal touch to a classic house decoration with this picture perfect clock! A great way to display your Polaroids, or any pics for that matter. Cooler than a regular frame, that's for sure. 100% certain you'll get compliments if you make this! http://content.photojojo.com/diy/diy-clock-with-framed-photos/
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    A Great Use of Washi Tape
    Here's a great way to use Washi tape without going overboard. With a ton of different color combos you can choose from, you can find virtually any kind of tape to use that will compliment your room. Mix, match and create patterns like in the example. http://cleverthursday.com/2012/07/tape-quickie-washi-tape-light-switch-cover/
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    Give everyone serious bedroom envy
    If you can pull this off, I am seriously jealous of you. Hammock chairs are cozy, it's a great reading nook, you can take a nap in it, and it's a cool seat to curl up in to binge-watch stuff on Netflix. If you have the time, space, materials and want to make your room 50 times cooler, go for it! It's the ultimate room DIY project. And what a better time to try it than in summer? http://www.abeautifulmess.com/2014/06/hammock-chair-diy.html
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    Add a little something extra to your fan
    Beautify a basic ceiling fan with this easy and fast project. A different and tasteful use of color if you choose them carefully, mix it up with a rainbow palette or adorn it with a variety of shades of the same color. http://inmyownstyle.com/2010/05/how-to-make-a-ceiling-fan-fun.html
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    Dress up your Door
    Use Washi tape like it's never been done before. Another ultimate DIY project that's perfect for the summer. Vibrant, stand-out patterns like this one are a great touch to liven up plain decor. http://ispydiy.com/my-diy-bw-graphic-door/
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    The Prettiest Lampshade Ever
    Ideal for every big city lover out there looking for a pretty light display beyond the classic string of Christmas lights people hang across their walls. Very stunning end result. http://www.justcraftyenough.com/2012/03/project-city-lights-lampshade/
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    A memory box with a twist
    Summer is the season of concerts, sporting events, carnivals, festivals & other fun community gatherings. Keep those moments & memories alive year-round with this unique shadow box idea that you can keep adding onto. Perfect place for ticket stubs from everything from the school dance, the Broadway show you saw in NY, the movie you saw with your friends, the championship game you cheered at with your family & more! A cool thing to look through when you're feeling nostalgic. http://pin.it/EglbcqK