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Painted Rug

A budget-friendly alternative to an expensive designer rug. (This rug cost $20 + paint supplies)

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  • Kelli Brooks

    want to do this and paint a wrestling mat on it for Paytons rooms

DIY How To Paint A Rug. Perfect for dorms, kid's rooms, etc. Add a design to any plain, inexpensive rug! #decor #rug #diy

Turn a basic rug into a patterned rug with a little paint and dedication. I 24 West Elm Hacks

Tape a pattern on a rug and spray paint it...This website has some great decorating ideas! Love! ♥

Polka Dot & Arrowhead Lulu & Georgia Rug Knockoff. DIY instructions on how to make them using inexpensive cotton kitchen throw rugs from Home Made by Carmona.

DIY drop cloth rug. $12 for drop cloth + leftover latex paint + sealed with poly leftover from furniture project

diy rug stenciling. purchase cotton rug from ikea for $40 (WHAT!?) and stencil with fabric paint.

this is soo cool! just buy some cheap foam blocks and paint them and you have a nice rug comfy rug!

  • Jessica Blair

    Sorry, Rebecca. I didn't read your whole post. I bet you could do it! Maybe find some stencils you like, paint over them and you've got yourself an awesome mat!

  • Jessica Blair

    Na, I see these at thrift stores all the time. This would be great because I HATE my 1960's tile!

  • Rebecca Stanley

    Cheap my butt. I would have to pay some 300 bucks or more to paint me a mat that looked that good cuz I can't paint worth a damn. And if it won't look good I ain't doing it. Lol.

Don't want to pay the high price for a beautiful rug? Paint a basic rug with ideas from these rug hacks for a fraction of the price. 14 Painted Rug Hacks via

make a rug with a dropcloth and paint. Full tutorial. I am seriously wanting to do this. rugs are so expensive, but it would make such a fun, homey touch for a dorm room!

painted ikea rug!!! so cheap and i need this with how quickly they seem to get ruined in our house

Paint a faux rug on your porch with bright fun colors. | 26 Insanely Adventurous Home Design Ideas That Just Might Work

THIS is the PERFECT project for me!!! I've been looking for an inexpensive area rug for over a year now! BLISS!

The House of Smiths - Home DIY Blog - Interior Decorating Blog - Decorating on a Budget Blog: paint a cheap rug to exactly match your decor

10 diy great-painted-rugs

Katie of Upcylced Treasures took an inexpensive remnant rug from The Home Depot and painted it to look like an expensive designer rug. The results are amazing. Click through to see her painted rug tutorial. || Upcycled Treasures/A Handcrafted Wedding

DIY tutorial for painting an inexpensive rug with a Moroccan pattern.

How to paint an indoor/outdoor rug. » Curbly | DIY Design Community

17 Painted Rug Tutorials {rugs to make}; Use a similar pattern with the plastic rugs.

Create A Beautiful #CustomHandknottedRug

Rug Painting Tutorial. Ohmygosh! What a cheap, easy way to customize an area rug for any room in your house. So doing this.

Painted right over the plywood subfloor. I saw Roeshel's fanfreakintastic floors on her blog,  DIY Showoff.  Cue angels singing, there was the solution. Minus the gorgeous painted rug and any bothersome prep work. I am lazy AND impatient! One little quart of RustOleum Kona Brown.

simple pretty kitchen, DIY painted rug

How to Create a Custom Rug to Fit your Space for less than $5. EASY DIY project!!