Today I am excited to bring you 5 low cost decorating ideas for the tops of your kitchen cabinets. If you’re on a budget or looking to make something look great for less, these ideas will definitely add to the decor in your kitchen without breaking the bank!
Here are 5 Quick & Easy Ideas to Decorate Above Kitchen Cabinets:
Idea #1: Baskets
Baskets are easy to find inexpensively – you can often find a wide assortment and variety of them at thrift stores. Not the color you were hoping for? There’s spray paint for that! (Unless you are planning to use them for food storage). You can also optionally decide to fill the baskets with various things if you’d like, or just place them in a nice arrangement.
Idea #2: Decorative Jars
Another item you can often decorate with are inexpensive decorative jars. Choose jars that coordinate with your kitchen colors or go for an eclectic mix of various jars in different sizes.
Idea #3: Wooden Letters
Wooden letters look great above kitchen cabinet tops, and you can spell out a variety of words, from “Eat” to “Cook” to “Nourish” to “Love” or your family name. Wooden letters can be purchased online, or you can find them at most craft and hobby stores.
Idea #4: Ivy or Vine Garland
An artificial ivy garland can work in some kitchens and can be found at most craft stores. While ivy remains a popular choice, you could also do other vines, such as watermelon leaves or grape vines.
Idea #5: Tea Pots
Above your kitchen cabinets is a great place to store all a tea pot collection. Not a collector yet? You can often find very nice ones on online stores as well as at flea markets, thrift stores, and other places inexpensively.
Decorating above kitchen cabinets can be a tricky spot to fill. Go overboard, and it will make your kitchen seem cluttered. But if you do it just right, you’ll find it adds a nice touch to your decor. If you have kitchen cabinets with space above them between the cabinet and the ceiling, there are many different options for ways to decorate in that space. I hope you enjoy these low-cost DIY ideas and of course if you have any suggestions for more ideas on how to decorate above kitchen cabinets please do let us know in the comments section below!