Low Cost Decoration. Do it yourself!

How to decorate your terrace using recycled materials or how to decorate on a budget

In previous posts, we have seen many ideas for decorating terraces. The great protagonist is undoubtedly the recycled furniture such as pallet furniture.


. Tables,




…a great variety of furniture full of originality. But a good decoration needs something more, it needs your style.

When you decide to decorate a space, all the details count: colors, fabrics, finishes… Once your terrace is ready, you have everything arranged, with perfect furniture, it’s time to give it your touch. The combination of colors and accessories will give the ultimate style to your terrace. And you can change it whenever you want without making a big investment.

pallet furniture
Photo via fiaka

If you have already opted for pallet or recycled furniture, you are probably a lover of the DIY movement, do-it-yourself and eco-friendly. If this is your case, you will love the ideas that we will be uploading to our blog this spring. We have collected some ideas from the web so you can create small recycled accessories full of color and originality. We want to help you give you new ideas to fill your favorite corner with charm. Today we teach you how to make paper pompoms, an easy, fast, cheap and very original idea.


examples of recycled decoration
Photography wedding decoration

A very easy craft to decorate your chill out terraces. You can make them in different sizes and colors and hang them with threads from the ceiling or from some branches if you have a garden. And if you have thought about having a spring or birthday party outdoors this is a very cheap and elegant option.

Photography via material for handicrafts

Do you like these ideas? Well, it’s very easy, here you can see how to make these paper pompoms in four simple steps.

how to make paper pompoms decorations
Photo via craft guide

We invite you to try other versions of this craft, such as making garlands or using other materials such as tulle. You can see very good ideas in this blog.

recycling decoration
Photo via ecoendeco mobiliario

Did you know that this type of decoration is also used in outdoor weddings? You can see many ideas for wedding decorations here.

wedding decorations
Photo via minimoi

Pompoms are widely used for decorating sweet tables. How about a snack in the garden? A very good idea to celebrate birthdays or get-togethers with friends. You can put a small low table with a few cushions or poufs to sit on the floor and then decorate everything with fabrics, candles and of course…poms!

sweet table decoration
Photography via aire de fiesta
alternative decoration
Photograph via Julieta’s secret