10 Items You Need for Great She Shed Style

You're the designer when it comes to your private space. Choose a style you love and dive into decorating it.

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September 17, 2018

What's your vision for your shed? Furnish it in boho or eclectic style, hang a neon sign on the door or paint a faux brick floor. it's your space, so anything goes!

If you can stamp a design onto a homemade card, you can stamp the walls in your shed. Flexible, translucent wall stamps come in various designs; this one is Dior. Just load the stamp with paint, level it with the built-in level, press it to the wall and repeat.

The Original Wall Stamp, Dior stamp $34.99

From Amazon

Whether you're repurposing an outbuilding, buying a prebuilt shed or building your own from scratch, you'll find ideas and projects in Erika Kotite's book She Sheds Style: Make Your Space Your Own. Kotite covers architectural elements, window treatments and much more.

Cool Springs Press, $25

A shed that's short on windows doesn't have to be dark. Brighten your space with these light-reflecting mirrors in modern, geometric shapes. They're framed in white metal; hang one over a table or desk or with your favorite artwork.

Grandinroad, $69 each

From Pier 1

Prop your beat feet on this colorful ottoman made by Indian artisans, or let it hold a tray or books. It also subs as a seat when you have more visitors than chairs.

Pier 1, $149.95

From Food52

Plants can perk up any space. Grow herbs or succulents in these handmade, ceramic containers and keep them near a sunny window. If you don't use your shed for gardening, use the set to keep small sewing tools, desk accessories or art supplies close at hand.

Food52, $140

This all-weather bench with a geometric design looks inviting at the door to your shed, but it can also provide extra seating inside. Pair it with a colorful doormat and add some pretty pillows.

Grandinroad, $199

Look familiar? This Atom Chandelier was inspired by the 1950s Sputnik satellite. It was designed for kids, but it makes a fun addition to a small shed. Use it as a portable pendant lamp or have it hardwired in. Just be aware it's not intended for use over a bed or crib.

Crate & Barrel, $169

From Amazon

Break out the vino and pretty glasses. This galvanized metal pig tray lives to serve your guests (and make them exclaim over how cute he is). He'd be right at home in a rustic she shed.

Amazon, $58.50

From Amazon

Turn your getaway into a heavenly haven with peel-and-stick wallpaper. Got a wrinkle? Just reposition it; it doesn't leave a sticky residue. You could also use this wallpaper to recover the drawer fronts on a yard-sale chest or dress up the back panel of a bookshelf.

Amazon, $37.07 for a 20-1/2" x 18' roll

Nothing says luxury like a soft, fleecy rug under your bare feet. Use this 100% sheepskin as a rug in a spot that doesn't get heavy foot traffic or toss it over a chair for a throw. It's imported from Argentina and comes in three sizes.

Crate & Barrel, $159 for a 21" x 37" sheepskin

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