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How to DIY the Urban Outfitters Catalog (For Your Home!)

Aug 31 2014 - 9:03am

If you adore the eclectic, vintage-inspired look of the Urban Outfitters [1] apartment section but aren't so keen on the store's steep prices, don't give up on your decor dreams just yet. Many of your favorite pieces can be made right at home! Check out these tutorials for the decor you love, then achieve the home of your dreams.

Sources: Urban Outfitters and A Beautiful Mess [2]

Tie-Dyed Tapestry

Buy it: UO wants $59 for this medallion tapestry [3].

DIY it: With tie-dye materials and a top sheet, you can dye and hang your own version of the tapestry. To perfect the look, check out these fabric-dyeing techniques [4]!

Sources: Urban Outfitters [5] and Instagram user thedoeorthedeer [6]

Leaning Ladder Shelving

Buy it: UO wants $199 (originally $229) for this leaning bookcase [7].

DIY it: You can create your own ladder-style shelving [8] for far less than the UO cost and choose your own colors.

Sources: Urban Outfitters [9] and Making It in the Mountains [10]

Tufted Headboard

Buy it: UO wants $449 for this tufted velvet headboard [11].

DIY it: With a pegboard, you can make your own version [12] of this cushy headboard with any material and color scheme that you love.

Sources: Urban Outfitters [13] and Little Green Notebook [14]

Floor Pouf

Buy it: UO wants $525 for this floor pouf [15].

DIY it: Why pay half a grand when you can create your own pouf [16] for so much less?

Sources: Urban Outfitters [17] and Kristi Murphy [18]

Knotted Wall Hanging

Buy it: UO wants $1,000 for this knotted wall hanging [19].

DIY it: Rather than spending a month's rent on a tapestry, you can make your own version [20] with yarn and a simple rug.

Sources: Urban Outfitters [21] and A Beautiful Mess [22]

Geometric Shower Curtain

Buy it: UO wants $44 for this shower curtain [23].

DIY it: This shower curtain project [24] allows you to completely customize your bathroom decor.

Sources: Urban Outfitters [25] and Design Love Fest [26]

Marquee Ampersand

Buy it: UO wants $209 for its marquee ampersand [27].

DIY it: It's simple to make your own symbols [28]! Spell out a phrase, or simply let an initial stand alone.

Sources: Urban Outfitters [29] and Happy Looks Good on You [30]

Hanging Rope Planters

Buy it: UO wants $29 for this simple rope planter [31].

DIY it: With cheaper materials, you can DIY a triple planter with gold accents [32] for your indoor or outdoor space. If you dislike the gold addition, simply skip those steps!

Sources: Urban Outfitters [33] and A Beautiful Mess [34]

Mounted Heads

Buy it: UO wants $99 for this skull sculpture [35].

DIY it: For a fraction of the retail cost, you can make your own mounted deer head [36] with a literary twist.

Sources: Urban Outfitters [37] and Photo by Adza [38]

Hairpin Leg Table

Buy it: UO wants $179 for this hairpin desk [39].

DIY it: You can construct your own version [40] of the desk with reclaimed pallet wood and similar hairpin legs (which are easy to find on Etsy [41]). You'll get way more table space for much less cash than the Urban Outfitters [42] desk.

Sources: Urban Outfitters and A Beautiful Mess [43]


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