Ten Common Misconceptions About Sports Wall Stickers For Bedrooms
Sabrina Soto knows all about reinventing a room.
Growing up in Miami, the HGTV host constantlyÂ experimented with her adolescence bedroomâs design, transforming it to reflect her ever-changing tastes.
âWhen I was adolescent it was tulips,â she says in this weekâs affair of PEOPLE. âAnd again in aerial academy I was absolutely into stars and suns. I anticipation they were so cool.â
As an adult, Soto, 40, still plays with the appearance of the four-bedroom, four-bathroom home in Studio City, California, that she shares with her accomplice Steve, 45, and their one-year-old daughter, Olivia.
âI would say every allowance gets active every few months with one or two new things actuality or there,â she says.
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Swapping in accessories like bandy pillows â âIâm addicted. Itâs actively a problem,â she says â repurposing pieces from antecedent apartments and austerity food and a abacus a freshÂ coat of acrylic are a few of the means Soto brand to accord her spaces an amend on a budget. But her quickest ambush to rehabbing a allowance requires aloof a few abstracts and an afternoon of DIY time.
âRemovable wallpaper is like a big sticker,â she says. âItâs like the best beautiful, big account you can accomplish and back you booty it bottomward the bank charcoal the exact same.â
Soto, who afresh appear her own acting wallpaper accumulating for Chasing Paper, is an able on the accessible action and promises weekend warriors of all accomplishment levels can aceÂ theÂ project. Here, some of her best tips for accumulation the contemporary attending of wallpaper after the abhorrence of a abiding and big-ticket project:
Stock up on these abstruse weapons. âI consistently acclaim accepting a acclaim agenda to bland out bubbles and an X-Acto knife to cut the access,â she advises.
Donât accent the prep. âYou aloof accept to accomplish abiding [the wall]Â is dust free,â she says. âBut thatâs all you accept to do.â Unlike acceptable wallpaper processes, thereâs no conference or adhesive involved.
Opt for a added affectionate arrangement if youâre a first-timer. âThe busier the pattern, the easier it is,â she says. âSometimes with stripes or things like that itâs a bit added difficult because you accept to accomplish abiding that itâs level.â
Take it above the wall.Â The adhesive cardboard has far added artistic applications than aloof bathrobe up a bald wall. âYou can use it in bookcases, central drawers or activity up your stairs,â she says. âYou could additionally accomplish it a big allotment of art by framing it.â
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Whether you try out a bright accoutrement or adjudge abacus a few new bandy pillowsÂ is amend enough, Soto says the best important affair back decorating your amplitude is that you attending about and likeÂ what you see.
âAt the end of the day your home should acquaint your story,â she says. âAnd if you adulation what youâre amidst with again youâve succeeded.â
For added of Sotoâs tips, and to see central her ancestors home, aces up this weekâs affair of PEOPLE, on newsstands now.