Decorate a cork board in one of these 20+ ways! Get ideas for dorm rooms, craft rooms, kitchen, bedroom, or anywhere you want to get organized. Easy enough even if you’ve never crafted before.
Digital organizing has been here for a long time – however, cork boards are still a thing. Regardless of how much we rely on a our phones, there is something very analog and satisfying about a cork board.
You might have one hanging around, just waiting for a bit of pizzazz to turn it into the centerpiece of your home office, kitchen, or dorm room. If you’re nodding in agreement, then you’ve hit the jackpot!
It’s time to spice up that board with some crafty flair, and I’ve got just the ticket – over 20 creative and unique DIY cork board ideas that will make you say, “Why didn’t I think of that?”
Decorating a cork board isn’t just about adding color or patterns; it’s about transforming a plain surface into a statement piece that reflects who you are.
Whether you’re a minimalist who loves clean lines or a bohemian soul drawn to vibrant colors, there’s an idea here with your name on it.
Think about it – that cork board in your home office could become a motivational hub, adorned with inspiring quotes and key deadlines. Or imagine your kitchen cork board on a pantry door as a rustic menu planner that even a five-star chef would envy.
And for the dorm dwellers, how about turning your cork board into a stylish photo collage of friends, family, and unforgettable college moments?
These cork board ideas are beginner-friendly, with room for the pros to flex their creative muscles too. So whether you’re looking to kill a boring afternoon or tackle a fun project with friends, these ideas are sure to get your creative juices flowing.
Check out these 20+ cork board ideas and get ready to give that board a makeover it (and you!) will love. Scroll down, find your favorite DIY project, and let the transformation begin.
Decorate a Corkboard
Do you want to add a little something extra to your decor, to keep track of ideas or stay organized? Get lots of ideas for decorating a corkboard. These are all pretty easy and make a big impact.
I absolutely love these shades of blue chosen by Christina for her cork board makeover! Her daughter painted it, and you'll find it's way easier to do than you might think (with a little bit of painter's tape).
For this easy cork board idea, find tea towels large enough to wrap around discount store cork bulletin boards. Spray the fronts of the boards with adhesive, then press the towels to the boards and smooth. Wrap the fabric around the boards and staple to the back for a hip way to liven up your office space!
If you have a lot of wine corks leftover that you've been waiting to use in a project, this is a great idea! You can use them in a wood frame, or cut in half and put over an old cork board you're no longer using.
Washi tape is a very simple way to decorate a corkboard! Grab some rolls and smooth down. My favorite brand of washi tape is Duck Tape because it sticks well . . . but if it doesn't, you can brush Mod Podge over the top.