Build this easy DIY wood window screen for tricky windows!

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wood frame window screen

Build this easy DIY wood window screen for tricky windows! .I’ve wanted a window screen on this goofy two-handled problem window for over 10 years. TEN YEARS. The problem: . This big, massive window is in my photo studio. It’s a room filled with lots of windows and little temperature control. So as you can […]

Salvaged farmhouse bathroom makeover with vintage window moulding

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Farmhouse bathroom makeover, with ladder towel bar, vintage window moulding, yardstick mirror

It’s hard to define my style. I like a mix of so many different things, as well as a sprinkle of salvaged / vintage architecture for good measure. So I’m going to name this room the salvaged farmhouse bathroom makeover. { a salvaged frame was created with yardsticks and weathered cedar strips screwed directly into […]

Party Junk 223 – Salvaged DIY Whites

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Welcome to Party Junk 223 – Salvaged DIY Whites! Every Friday, noon Pacific thru Sunday, 11pm Pacific Hello and a happy party weekend to you all!  I’ve been attempting to incorporate more white into my home over the last little while, to help brighten up some dark corners. Let’s see what everyone else is doing […]

How to make a farmhouse window with moulding

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farmhouse window with moulding

How to make a farmhouse window with moulding / trim I cannot believe this vintage farmhouse window resides in my bathroom! It’s the first window moulding I’ve ever played with, so I’m pretty pumped! By the way, I do not live in a farmhouse! I live in a typical suburban home that has every builder […]

How to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video

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How to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video Hey everyone! Remember my photo studio in part 1?   Here’s the promised tutorial on how to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video! If you love industrial with a dash of beach, you’ll love this look. These pipe rod cheap sheet […]

SN 152 – unique window treatments

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific.My preference with windows is allow the sun to stream right on in. We are blessed […]

Make these $7.00 burlap coffee bean sack window shades

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coffee bean bag window valances via Funky Junk Interiors

Make these $7.00 burlap coffee bean sack window shades I love coffee bean sacks! Not only is the burlap perfectly rustic, the added stamped graphics give them the ability to turn something ho hum into art. There’s a bank of 3 windows in the kitchen I thought could use some warming up. So after I […]

The good, the bad and the ugly on window coverings (video/giveaway!)

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If one was to look at all my own window coverings as a whole, it’s my guess that they’d probably be confused as to what I ‘like.’  My bedroom has ‘kinda sorda curtains. They’re simply dummy panels using white fabric. The livingroom has ‘old gate screens’. The main bath has a weathered shutter made out […]

Create your own wooden gate window screens

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And I’ve had these privacy screens as my window treatments for my large picture window forever. But it wasn’t until I created old wooden gate window screens out of them, that I truly fell in love. I much prefer screens in our home over curtains due to pet hair, however I always had visions of […]

Vintage hanger crop cloth curtains

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I don’t sew. Or should I say, I haven’t sewn since my sewing machine took an upside down tumble six months ago and continues to sit in that very position under a pile of junk in the basement. I liked it upside down just fine until the fabric topic for So You Think came up. After […]