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Mod Podge Knock Off Decor Projects

If you love designer goods but your wallet doesn’t, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off decor projects to get the look for less.

22 Mod Podge Knock Off Decor Projects

If you love Mod Podge DIY, you’re going to be excited about today’s post! Are you a big fan of designer products, but don’t necessarily have the budget?

You aren’t the only one.

It’s hard to find something that you love with all your heart and then realize it’s way out of your price range.

So how do you remedy the situation? Make an “inspired by” version yourself – with Mod Podge! All of these bloggers were inspired by something they saw at a store, and wanted to make a less expensive version for themselves.

Scroll down to see what they were inspired by and how their awesome decoupage version turned out.

These are some amazing Mod Podge knock off decor projects. I like them just as much if not more than the original. Fun, huh?

Knock Off Decor Projects

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Glitter Heels

You can save over $100 off of designer brands by adding glitter and Mod Podge to your favorite pair of plain heels.

(The project post is no longer available so use the image for inspiration)

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Intersecting Circles

You can buy the version at World Market for $130, or create this one for $3 with paint chips.

(The project post is no longer available so use the image for inspiration)

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Mercury Glass

You can use napkins and a budget vase to create a more expensive mercury glass holiday vase.

See how it was made at Opulent Cottage

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Glitter Sunglasses

You can make your own version in minutes like Stacie did, and she saved $340 over the designer pair.

Get the instructions at Stars for Streetlights

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Clay Necklace

Use clay beads to imitate the look of an expensive, designer necklace for a fraction of the price.

Find the how to at Stars for Streetlights

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Faux Zinc

Get the look of zinc with a special ingredient – aluminum foil! Perfect for home decor.

Find the instructions at From Gardners 2 Bergers

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Decoupage Dress

I made a smaller version of dress art from the Pottery Barn catalog (a $275 savings). This Mod Podge DIY wall art is one of my favorite projects!

Find the how-to here at Mod Podge Rocks

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

French Fruit

Use paint and scrapbook paper to make your own fabulous version of this cute fruit wall art.

See how it was done at Crafts By Amanda

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Shelf Art

Use the free printables to recreate some fun art from Target – on a budget.

Download the printable at Tatertots & Jello

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Bird Dresser

Use vintage bird graphics to decorate a painted dresser, giving it an upscale look.

See how it was done at Lindy Cottage Hill

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Paint Chip Art

Make your own abstract patchwork art using paint chips (a $290 savings).

Learn how to do it at Life Crafts and Whatever

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Word Plaques

Use fabric and cardstock decoupaged to boards to make wall art just like Pottery Barn.

Learn how to do it at A Diamond in the Stuff

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Altered Moleskine

Make an Anthropologie inspired notebook using a plain one with Mod Podge and wrapping paper.

Learn how it was done at Radical Possibility

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Faux Metal Tags

These tags were inspired by Ballard Design finds, but are made from clay and paper. This is one of my favorite knock off decor projects because they just look so real!

Learn how they were done at The Country Chic Cottage

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Anthro Mirror

Make this budget version of a floral Anthro mirror for about a $480 savings – and the secret ingredient is oven cleaner.

Find out how it was done at Flamingo Toes

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Textured Lamps

Achieve a textured look on old, gold lamps using tissue paper and various paint colors.

Get instructions at Fern Creek Cottage

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Faux Filigree

Get the look of Anthropologie’s filigree knobs using paper pieces and wood knobs.

Find out how to make it at House Revivals

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Birch Candles

This Mod Podge DIY version of faux birch candles is easy to make – and saves you $4 per candle.

See how they were made at Crafts Unleashed

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Eye Charts

These vintage eye charts cost $275 – $495 at Restoration Hardware. You can make your own version for way less with Mod Podge.

Find out how to do it at From Gardners 2 Bergers

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Botanical Ring

Use Podgeable shapes and Dimensional Magic to get a pretty ring inspired by Stella McCartney.

See how it was made at Bromeliad Living

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Sealife Canvas

Make this Mod Podge DIy wall art using vintage sea life graphics and manipulating their colors.

Find the step-by-step at Nest of Posies

If you love designer goods but your pocketbook doesn't, here are over 20 Mod Podge DIY knock off crafts that will get you the same look for less.

Typewriter Art

Print out your own letters and numbers, stain a board and get Mod Podging. It looks awesome!

Learn how it was made at Holy Craft

Which of these is your favorite knock off decor project? I’d love to hear in the comments! Let me know how you use Mod Podge to create budget versions of designer finds.

Samantha

Wednesday 31st of July 2013

Great projects. Thanks for including me.

Sarah

Thursday 13th of June 2013

Great collection, I love Mod Podge, definitely pinning some of these for later. Thanks for sharing.

Becca

Friday 31st of May 2013

Hey Amy! Thanks for sharing my projects! I'm so glad you liked them and the tremendous savings they afforded! Hope you are well, friend! xo Becca

Beverly {Flamingo Toes}

Thursday 23rd of May 2013

LOVE this roundup!! Thanks so much for including my mirror!

Amanda

Thursday 23rd of May 2013

AMAZING round up! Honored to be included, thank you Amy, pinned and tweeted!