Custom Carpets: 7 Gorgeous Rugs You Can Make in a Snap

Photo by: A Beautiful Mess
Polka Dot Rug
A simple low-pile carpet in a neutral color gets a fun and fashionable update with the addition of big bold polka dots! Get the look with a freezer paper ... more 
Photo by: A Beautiful Mess
Polka Dot Rug
A simple low-pile carpet in a neutral color gets a fun and fashionable update with the addition of big bold polka dots! Get the look with a freezer paper stencil and spray paint.
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Thu, Sep 5, 2013 11:06 AM EDT
Hands down one of my favorite ways to dress up a space is with a gorgeous rug. There's something about that punch of color and pattern that really pulls a room together. The downside? Rugs are expensive! Heck, sometimes they can be really, really expensive. Always the lady on the hunt for a good at-home solution, I'm obsessed with the flurry of DIY rugs I'm seeing these days. From simple paint jobs to more custom woven creations, there's no shortage of ways to add that burst of style to your home without breaking the break. Ready for an upgrade underfoot? Click through for 7 awesome rugs you can make yourself!


-By Cyd Converse



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