15 DIY Locker Ideas | DIY Formula

15 DIY Locker Ideas

We stumble upon lockers on a regular basis be it at school, at work or the gym. But if there were some cool DIY locker ideas out there you could turn a simple locker into something amazing enough that can serve both as décor as well as storage room for your house. The following DIY locker tutorials and ideas will help you repurpose and organize a locker to suit your needs. You will save money and time while you’re at it and stylize your rooms a bit without too much effort.

1. DIY Locker Magnets

Find out how you can make some cute magnets to decorate your locker. It’s an excellent locker organizer that will help you keep your things in check. You can draw what you want or even print a photo of the model if you are not that good at drawing.

Level of difficulty: Medium
Duration: 30 minutes plus drying time
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2. DIY Locker Wallpaper

Learn how to make the perfect locker wallpaper. It will look absolutely stunning and will barely take a quarter of an hour.  Check out the video tutorial below and find out how you can also get the locker of your dreams!

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 15 minutes
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3. DIY Locker Decorations

Decorate your locker with the help of some cute DIY locker accessories that you can customize to your own tastes. Also, the tutorial below includes useful hacks for your locker. Learn a few tips and tricks to keep your locker organized and find your things easier, as well as keep all your locker supplies in one place.

Level of difficulty: Medium
Duration: 1 hour
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4. DIY Dry Erase Board

Dry Erase boards can be quite expensive, so here is a tutorial that will help you create a dry erase board on your own, using just a few supplies, saving money and organizing your locker in a cool and effective way. For more back to school ideas check out these awesome DIY school planner tutorials!

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 10 minutes
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5. DIY Locker Rug

A rug will keep your locker looking cozy and stylish. It’s easy to make and it will certainly add a unique look to an otherwise bland environment.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 30 minutes
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6. DIY Locker Makeover

Find out how you can paint a metal locker. If you’re looking for ways how to decorate your locker, you need to start with the base first. Below we have an easy guide on how to spray paint a locker and refresh its look. In case it proves too difficult you can certainly reach out to an adult to help you with the project itself, respectively borrowing the tools necessary.

Level of difficulty: Medium
Duration: 3-4 hours including drying time
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7. DIY Easy Locker Decoration Ideas

Use paint and different items to decorate your locker in any style you like. Here are a few cute locker ideas that will separate yours from the rest.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 2-3 1 hours
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8. DIY Locker Decor Bins

A neat video tutorial on how to make your locker more interesting and more organized. A couple of bins will do the job.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 30 minutes
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9. DIY Magnetic Locker Calendar

An excellent way to keep yourself organized. This beautiful colored locker calendar will look stunning, bright, and certainly add a bit of life to your busy schedule. You can switch the shades however you like and mark out the days.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 20 minutes
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10. DIY Locker Tote

A beautiful tote is perfect for kids that don’t have too many things to store. In fact, it’s perfect for preschoolers who only need a change of clothes and a few knick-knacks. This is an ideal DIY locker idea to help your kid stay organized. Something that will go perfectly with this new locker tote would be a DIY pencil case.

Level of difficulty: Medium
Duration: 1-2 hours
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11. DIY Locker Mirror

Girls, especially teenage girls like to always look their best either they are at school or outside the school. Make your own locker mirror, you can always freshen up on breaks, comb your hair, or apply your lip balm.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 30 minutes
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12. DIY Washi Tape Locker Accessories

Find out the what are the many uses of washi tape. These school locker decorations can be customized to your liking and in the patterns you wish. Learn how to organize your locker in a more efficient way. All you have to do is take heed of these couple of steps to make it look good and neat.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 30 minutes
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13. DIY Locker Lamp

A locker lamp station is the absolute perfect locker accessory you need for your locker. This way you can better see in your locker and find all you need faster.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 1 hour
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14. DIY Repurpose a Metal Locker

You can turn lockers into pieces of furniture that also work as storage. With a couple of DIY locker decorations, it will look unique.

Level of difficulty: Medium
Duration: 1-2 hours plus drying time
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15. DIY Key Holder for Locker

Create a cute framed key holder in your locker. You will never lose your keys, and you will have an easy time keeping them organized.

Level of difficulty: Easy
Duration: 30-40 minutes
Materials you need:

  • Picture frame
  • Hooks
  • Acrylic paint
  • Paintbrush

 

Conclusion

With so many DIY locker ideas out there, it’s hard not to find something to suit your style and decorating ideas. Try any of these tutorials out if you plan on maximizing your space, saving some money and keeping your things organized in a cool way. Make sure to check out these DIY school supplies as well if you are still in school. Which one of the above is your favorite? Let us know in a comment below!

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