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50 (Almost!) Free Bathroom Updates

Remodeling your bathroom doesn't have to be expensive. Take a look at what you can do with a little creativity and some housewares you likely already have on hand.

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Photo: Carmel Brantley. From: HGTV Magazine.

Bring Out the Bath Towels

Put pretty towels to work by artfully arranging them in a large basket or repurposed waste can. Display in an empty corner or under a floating or pedestal sink for a pop of cozy color.

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Photo: Marian Parsons, Mustard Seed Interiors. From: Marian Parsons.

Found-Object Towel Hooks

Why waste precious dollars on high-end towel hooks when you can make them from items you have lying around the house? Here, antique spigot handles are repurposed to make a charming, farmhouse-inspired towel rack.

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Photo: Carla Wiking

Hand-Stamp Your Shower Curtain

Plain old shower curtain got you down? Give yours a fresh, tropical update by hand-stamping it with leaves and paint.

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Photo: Photos: Christopher Shane/Styling: Elizabeth Demos

Shop Your House

The best way to decorate for free? Shop for items in other rooms of the house. Here, a tray of fresh flowers and a bowl of vintage keys adds unexpected yet delightful style to an empty spot on the counter. This arrangement would also look great on the back of a toilet or on a low shelf — just be sure to sanitize regularly.

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