How to Make Roman Shades - dummies
Roman shades pull up in sections with the help of a traverse cord or Roman shade cord (both available at a crafts store). Roman shades look elegant and streamlined in either the up or down position. You’ve probably seen Roman shades starting at $65 or $75 apiece in window treatment catalogs. By following these instructions, […]
DIY Roman Shades
It always feels great when you have your mind set on how you want something to look and then it all comes together. This is exactly what has happened with my entry way/porch area. I knew I wanted to put stripes on the wall but it was a matter of finally getting around to it. Once that was done and the porch was all cleared out I knew I had to make it something that was worth having. That's when I ordered my desk and watched the space slowly turn into what I had envisioned. I had my cream and…
Window Mistreatments: Re-covering an Old Roman Shade
I've finally (well almost) finished the baby's room! Yesterday B Daddy took the Squirt on a very long errand and challenged me to have the curtains done by the time they got home. Challenge accepted. And I must say I'm pretty stinking proud of my eight and three-quarters months pregnant self. Since I'd already spent waaaaaaaay too long making Roman shades the old-fashioned way for these windows once, I was heartbroken at the thought of abandoning them and going through the same torture to…
Metal Flower Garden Art?
I have seen a picture online of a piece of garden art that was a giant daisy made from mini blind slats and sauce pan lids. They did not explain how to do it and I cannot really tell. Has anyone done this project or do you know how it is put together? It's adorable! Thanks so much!
DIY Burlap Roman Shades from Blinds
My mom keeps saying I need to write a Bless’er House blunders post. Mainly because I have so many hilariously awful project fails that y’all have never seen. And yesterday, I created a borderline project fail. You’ll see all about it in a sec. Anyways, you guys! We have more office makeover progress!!! And it’s 95% finished! ...
25 Ways to Repurpose Old Blinds
[tps_header] Window treatments are an easily changed feature in a home. Whether you've had blinds hanging in your home or move into a home and take down old blinds, don't throw them out! There are