Creating eco-friendly products is always a very good practice to spend your spare time creatively. Whether you create eco-friendly items to help the discarded old materials not to go waste or to save an extra penny, it is always fun to design something decorative by your own. You can put all your creativity in your design and bring out something very genuine.Out of many decorative designs, creating a chic bedroom has always been a bit challenging. You can help your environment by using those materials that are destined to go to the trash.
You can use old painted doors, wrought iron gates, barn boards mounted on the wall, portions of picket fences, an old folding screen or even discarded windows to create the headboard of the bed. You should use your creativity in using the discarded materials to create a bed frame. You can help your bedroom wear a new look by designing its interiors in a very unusual way. Use rejected paper pieces to cut them into the shapes of trees, flowers, leaves, birds, stars, moon and so on. Paste them to the walls of your bedroom. You can give these paper pieces the design you want.
You can design the windows of your room with the help of antique marbles, button, and seashell or sea glass. These materials will help in catching light if placed near the window and illuminate the room when sun falls on it. By decorating the windows in this way can also make you save few units of electricity during the day time as well.
A shabby chic style can be given to your interiors with the help of old postcards and colorful magazine advertisements. Use the attractive old fashioned greeting cards or fashion related ads or beauty products in the frames and hang them on your empty walls to relieve the old walls from the deserted looks.
You can design the siting place on your bed using wooden sea captain chest and putting some extra blankets or bed sheets on it. Use a plush cushion on top of the bed to design a bench for sitting purpose.
You can design the innovative candle holders by using recycled tea tins that houses incredible designs on it. Pour a paraffin wax mixture into these tins and insert wire-core wicks. Let the wax cool overnight before you light the candle.
Use old wooden ladders to create a magazine rack in your bedroom. You can use old wooden multi-paned window frame as creative picture frames by painting them and giving them a new look.