Make your own comforter or duvet cover with just the perfect fabric. A chart for piecing standard width fabrics for comforters to avoid a center seam. This is great so you don't have to calculate it yourself any more! Via Simplicity
diy roman shades - use drop cloth and purchase a table cloth, panels or bed sheet with your favorite pattern and add to the drop cloth....very inexpensive and all of your windows can be covered throught you home.