Welcome to Party Junk 265 – DIY arrows for home decor
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Arrows felt like a cool topic right before Valentine’s Day. They are so big in home decor right now, so here’s a little collection of salvaged junk arrows that any junker would love to have.
But first… here’s one I made that I haven’t even published yet! It was meant for Christmas but I never did find a useful way to utilize it quite yet… so here’s how far I got…
Dig through your wood scraps. Then chop off the tip of a plank, picket style.
Cut down chunks of random wood.
Dry fit on the arrow.
Add some wall hooks, and you have a towel hanger, a place for keys, anything really.
What would you use it for? Maybe I’ll do that… 🙂
Here are a few others around blog town…
Twig arrows – Yellow Bliss Road
Don’t tiny little branches make the cutest arrows ever?
Corrugated metal and reclaimed wood arrow / Chipping with Charm
Metal plus reclaimed wood = be still my junk lovin’ heart! Laurel, pass this baby my way any ‘ol time!
It’s a cool arrow sign PLUS nightlight! So fun!
Corrugated metal curved arrow / The Shabby Creek Cottage
Gina also shows how to add the perfect old patina to new metal. Cool design!
Becky had me at the colours, and the arrow just ramped it up. Love this!
Laura is a master with yardstick creations. Her arrows did not disappoint! So clever!
My arrow landed in my paint studio tour… come peek around!
Reclaimed wood arrow sign with stencils for purchase plus how to / Funky Junk Interiors
And here’s how you can make your own arrow sign, along with how to get the stencils for the design. So easy!
Aren’t they beautiful?! Have i encouraged you to make your own DIY arrow?
But in case you love hearts more, visit this post on Salvaged Junk Hearts!
Bloggers! Welcome! Link your fab projects up below! There’s even a special arrows one today.
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