Style Ideas on a Lower-Than-Low Budget

Think it's impossible to make over a room for say, $10 -- or (even better) for free? Think again. We visited the ultra-cool apartment of stylist Kendra Smoot and came away with some of her top money-saving design tips.

Home Buying Help – Money Management Tools – Home Decorating Ideas – Free Recipes

next >

1 of 7

Hang Some Paper

Chinese paper lanterns are easy on both your eyes and your wallet. They give off perfectly diffused light and go with nearly any decor style.

Click here for more affordable style ideas

Photo: Melanie Acevedo

See More: Decor Tricks , Style Solutions