Better Homes and Gardens shows that stenciling a wall is less expensive than most wallpaper and just as lovely. It really makes a wall come alive.
Budget Buy: Endless Circle Lattice Stencil
Block print fabrics feel fresh and modern. Get the look for less by stenciling plain fabric pillow covers.
Budget Buy: Moroccan Inlay Stencil
Jazz up inexpensive ready made draperies with a custom border: Chicken Stitch Border Moroccan Stencil