Win on Instagram with #SainsburysHomeHacks now!
Love to make, update and customise? Your creative ‘home hacks’ could earn you a £100 voucher in our Instagram competition.
Addicted to Instagram? Love making your home your own? We’ve got a competition that’s made for you! Show us the ways you’ve gone beyond the ordinary in your interiors and you could win £100 worth of Sainsbury’s vouchers in our #SainsburysHomeHacks competition.
First, you’ll need to take a photo of your best home customisation or ‘home hack’. It could be a crate used as a bookcase, or filled with plants as we’ve done here – anything that shows your imagination! Then follow these steps for your chance to win:
How to enter
i) Visit the Sainsbury’s Instagram account
ii) Upload a photo of your home hack
iii) Tag your photo with @Sainsburys and use the hashtag #SainsburysHomeHacks
Your photo will be added into our competition, which closes on 4th June 2014 at 12pm – please see our terms and conditions.
Our favourite entry will win £100 worth of Sainsbury’s vouchers and two runners-up will receive £20 worth of Sainsbury’s vouchers.
Don’t forget to check out the other #SainsburysHomeHacks creations on the hashtag, and look out for our favourites board on Pinterest! Here’s a little inspiration to get you started…
1. Cover all
Covering a piece of furniture can be easier than you think: a stool is a good place to start, as there aren’t too many tricky angles. Alternatively, try covering solid objects with wallpaper, magazines or pâpier-maché – read our ‘how to’ here.
2. What’s in store?
Storage can add personality to your home, whether you buy a beautiful kilner jar or simply wash out an old one. Fill them up with dried goods or different coloured jams, then add your own handmade labels.
3. Pin up
Never have anywhere to store your jewellery? Stop leaving it in tangled heaps and try creating a display board instead. Just take a memo board and cover it with fabric, then push earrings into it. Necklace can be strung from the corners or added with thumb tacks.
4. Seed of an idea
When it comes to plants, it’s time to think outside the pot! Trifle dishes and glass lanterns make a more interesting home than ordinary terracotta, and will turn your plants into the focus of your room.
5. By the book
Got piles of old books you’ve already read? If you’ve made the switch to e-readers but don’t want to give away your favourites, try integrating them into your interior design: a stack of books could make a handy table leg, for example.
6. Chalk it up
Chalkboard paint allows you to make a statement anywhere in your home. Write a note, a shopping list or simply a doodle of the day – you can easily change the design to suit your mood.
We can’t wait see your #SainsburysHomeHacks!