40 Ideas to Make a Small Bedroom Feel Huge

Have a small bedroom, but want it to look great? That’s okay, we understand completely! As DIY-ers, you have the ability to create exactly the space you want. What’s really amazing is that some of the DIY’s actually can make your space look a lot larger.

So take a look, we’ve found you 40 terrific DIY’s to try. If you’ve got a small bedroom, we know you are going to want to put some of them into place, to make the most of the square footage you’ve got.

It might surprise you just how great your space can look, once you’ve improved it a bit. Some of these projects can be done in a weekend and others may take just a couple of hours. So get excited! Your dream bedroom is just around the corner!

So let’s get started! Get ready to receive lots of compliments. Happy DIY-ing!

Under the Bed Organizer

Use every inch of space. Under your bed you can store lots of stuff!

From HouseBeautiful

DIY Floating Corner Shelves

Here’s a great way to make the most of your space. Add a few shelves to hold your stuff.

From Shanty 2 Chic

How to Build a Rolling Over Bed Table

DIY furniture that specifically meets your needs. So your small space truly becomes your own.

From Grillo-Designs

Bra Storage

Here’s a great hack to organize your bras. Perfect for a small room.

From Pinterest.com, saved by John James 

DIY Flip Top Secretary Desk

Want a desk in your bedroom? Try this one, a great space saver!

From Shanty 2 Chic 

Headboard with Mini Bookcase

Love to read? Look at this great bookcase headboard.

From LeenLovesStyle

Small Spaces

Love jewelry? DIY a jewelry case in the wall when you have a small bedroom, it saves space!

From JKorsbonDesigns

DIY Under Stairs Homework Station

This actually could work for adults too, not just kids. When you have a small bedroom, you need to make the space work well for what you need to get done.

From Grillo-Designs

DIY Nightstand with Bun Feet

Here is a great DIY nightstand to make. Perfect for a small space.

From Shanty 2 Chic

Custom Closet

Storage containers can easily help you stay organized. This will keep your room stay neat.

From JustAGirlBlog

Organizing the Bedroom

Do you see how every inch is used? Under the bed storage is always your best friend in a small bedroom.

By DesignLoveFest

DIY Ideas for Making a Home on a New Grad’s Budget

In a small bedroom, you need to make the most of the space you’ve got. Like this.

From ApartmentTherapy

Closet Door Storage

There’s a ton of space right in front of you in your small room that you never use. It’s your closet door!

From WellesleyAndKing

Storage Solutions for a Small Bedroom

In small bedrooms you need to make use of every inch of space. Take a look at these creative bookcases!

From BHG 

Built-in Wardrobes and Platform Storage Bed – Kristy’s Reveal

When you create storage under your bed, its like adding another dresser to your room. A win-win!

From SawdustGirl 

How to Make a Side Table with Pallets

When you add big furniture into a small room – it actually makes the room seem smaller than it is! DIY small tables and furniture, like this one.

From Grillo-Designs

PB Teen Inspired Platform Bed

Here is a great way to save space. Try this in your small room.

From Shanty 2 Chic

Hang Utility Totes in the Closet

Instead of laundry bins, use these compact totes. Perfect for a small bedroom.

From Pinterest.com, saved by Dahn Nelson Kilroy 

DIY Headboard

Yes, the headboard is impressive. But notice all of the great storage under the bed – wicker baskets!

From TheLilyPadCottage 

How to Organize a Small Closet

When you have a small bedroom, you’ve got to keep your closet well-organized. Try these helpful tips.

From JustAGirlAndHerBlog

Shelf Storage

When you’ve got a small bedroom, you need to make the most of all the space. Did you know that your shelves can hold more than you realized?

From RoomClip

DIY Under the Bed Storage

The best thing about this storage is it uses all of the space. Its also so pretty too!

From Grillo-Designs

Belt Rack for Dad

Have a lot of belts? Here’s a DIY you’re doing to want to try.

From MarthaStewart

Stash Your Movie Collection

Now this is fantastic use of under the bed storage! This could even be a bookcase.

From HouseBeautiful


A nightstand can help your bedroom stay very well organized. This one will help your space stay quite tidy.

From BestHomeShoppingReviews 

Show Some Storage Love for Your Bras

Most women know that their bras can take up a lot of room in the drawers. Here is a way to save space.

From BlastMagazine

Create Practical Storage

Make closets and storage work for you. Make sure you’ve got room for everything.

From Elle

3 Ways to Use a Cart in the Home

A nightstand is a fantastic idea for organization. As you can see, you can keep lots of items easily within reach.

From HomeyOhMy 

Shoe Problem

Do you love shoes – or something else? Part of the secret in a small space is learning how to store them well.

From ALoyalLove

Tank Top Storage Organization

See how with one hanger and a bunch of shower hooks, you can keep your tank tops well organized? Such a great small room hack!

From StorageGeek.Tumblr

How We Organized Our Small Bedroom Once and For All

As you can see, baskets and bins can be very helpful. You can store sweaters in baskets and put laundry in bins.

From Best-Home-DecorPictures

How To Style a Desk 3 Ways

A well-organized nightstand really helps in a small bedroom. Here is a great one!

From TheEveryGirl