Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Design from a Trunk!

This is what happens when you put off projects and you have company coming. lol I have been meaning for a year now to put up curtains in our media room and babies room (among others lol). So last night I nearly entered panic stage when I realized we have family coming Thursday and all these projects were not complete and to make matters worse I hadn't purchased curtain rods yet!! So these are the results of digging out curtains and using thumb tacks LOL












The next set of pictures here are my versions of 'wall art'. I have so much blank wall in this house... I found my husbands old and I mean OLD (lol) little league jersey and thought it would be cute to hang in the media room. In my daughters room, I hung some handmade blankets that were handed down from my husband's family.










In the hallway, the little asian outfit was a gift to us from some friends. All these things, have meaning to us.. and I thought that perhaps they hold more "value" hanging where we can see them, then carefully folded in a dark trunk!

This "has" to work for me I have company coming lol

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2 comments:

Tania said...

I love it all. It really looks good.

Marc said...

I would have been incredibly disappointed if there had been no curtains in our room! haha No, I loved how you decorated. It was very creative. Maybe you need to fly over and help me! -TaraG

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