6 Modern, Functional (& Fun!) DIY Project Ideas for Home

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Looking to infuse your home with some sleek modern lines this weekend, but also want to spend your energy on something that will perform a function, as well? These quick projects will pull double duty and do both (while looking pretty stylish).

Pictured above: A bed or a sofa could use a nice long, simple lumbar pillow. DIY spotted on Liz Marie Blog.

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The uncomplicated geometric shape of this planter is ready to be painted or stay wood-colored. Seen on Vintage Revivals.

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Add function and style to a bathroom or kitchen with this streamlined and simple (only takes 20 minutes) wood shelf and towel rack. Via merrythought.

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Perfect around the campfire or around your living room, these campfire chairs are modern and sweet. Seen on the House that Lars Built.

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Want your photo frames to be as modern and slick as your other decor? Try these DIY concrete picture frames spotted on A Piece of Rainbow.

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This gorgeous modern cutting board or cheese serving dish is super simple to make. Find out how on francois & moi.

(Image credits: Liz Marie Blog; Vintage Revivals; merrythought; the House that Lars Built; A Piece of Rainbow; francois & moi)

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Adrienne is a Southern writer who loves architecture, design, cats and science fiction. She's a contributor to UPPERCASE Magazine. She watches a lot of Star Trek.