Thumbtacks Balls- DIY Home Decor

2 Materials
20 Minutes

Thumbtacks are perfect for home decor too! Check this cute small DIY !

thumbtacks balls diy home decor

Love to re-purpose and re-use random items in the house! Check out our make over of Wald Disney World guide book here at our website

Who would think that office supplies can add so much to our Home Decor !

thumbtacks balls diy home decor

Supplies needed:

Thumbtacks You can also get them at Staples or any office store 


Styrofoam Balls  You can get these balls from any craft store such as Micheals or JOANNS 

or any shapes you like is all what you need!

thumbtacks balls diy home decor

    Trust me it is very easy!

Start at the bottom gently pushing in the thumbtacks overlapping them slightly and continue to the top. Be careful inserting the pins. If you wiggle them too much it creates a large hole in the Styrofoam and they will fall out. If you want to change the color of the thumbtacks, you can cover it was a couple coats of spray paint

thumbtacks balls diy home decor

I totally love the way it turned out, and it looks great just about everywhere I put it.

I like to use different shapes of styrofoam for these thumbtacks projects. Don’t let me even start on the types of those pins that are There are many pins starting from flowers, birds, and many others

Check out our other easy, budget friendly projects here

thumbtacks balls diy home decor

Check out our other quick Home Decor ideas HERE

thumbtacks balls diy home decor

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  • Rose P

    Finally, a beautiful project affordable and fitting my skill level.

    • Agnes Chrzanowska

      So happy!! Thank you! Love to re-use and re-purpose things around the house🙂 Check out our blog for new gold crushed planters out of tin cans 🙂

  • Sue Key
    30 minutes ago

    Thanks for sharing such a simple creation. I can't do all the things I used to due to RA destroying my joints but something like this gives me back my desire to make something. Thank you so much!

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