We found a brilliant tutorial at Scoutie Girl that will show you how to turn cheapo rental apartment mini blinds into the sleek roman shades your windows deserve. Choose a fabric appropriate for such an application and make sure it has the desired transparency properties that you need for the room. Decide where you'd like your roman shades to fold as they are pulled up, and mark the corresponding mini blind slats, then remove the rest but leave the cord mechanism in tact.
<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-30103" title="fern-1" src="http://assets4.designsponge.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/fern-1.jpg" alt="fern-1" width="475" height="475" /> Wow, I’m truly overwhelmed at the response to my first stab at my living in: column yesterday. When I hatched the idea to do roundups based on books and movies , I just thought it would be a fun way to find stuff online. I didn’t really comprehend that it would open a whole world of inspiration for all of us! I am SO excited to go through each and every suggestion and start some good old fashioned movie watching. That is, after I run to the corner store to pick up some more popcorn, of course.
Keep pantry staples organized with a set of glass storage jars customized with etched lettering. 1. Clean and dry the glass.
Here's a creative way to turn seashells the kids have collected into objects both beautiful and practical: Make them into candles. Tools and Materials Seashells Bleach Water Wax Wicks Double boiler Candles in Seashells How-To 1. Clean seashells in a weak solution of bleach and water.
We are constantly impressed by the creativity and resourcefulness of our readers. Latest exhibit? This homemade wall-mounted spice rack David created for his kitchen.