Folks it's getting closer and closer each and every day………the time that we can really get a lot of use out of our screened porch. It's the hub of our family regularly May-October. We've been having a rather warm and beautiful April, but POLLEN takes control of the porch until about the 2nd week of May. I really don't full force decorate the porches until May.
I did have fun playing around with a little vignette last weekend. You see…..It's Decorating Enthusiasts Home Decor Challenge Day! Not a holiday, but should be. This month's theme was a definite challenge for me.
Decorating with Windows
I've never used windows in my home decor. I've loved the look for years and have pinned them a lot. One of our flip houses last year, had a few leftover old windows that I saved. We replaced the windows in the home. I had forgotten that they were up in the attic!
I have 2 just alike. I used one. It's pretty rough. Nothing really special about this window. Just a window. I cleaned it really well and started to sand it to rough it up a little more. I discovered that with just a little work, I could pry off the trim holding in the glass. Wear safety glasses if doing this. I used a screw driver to pry and scrape it off. Thus the glass was removed. I opted to do this because I discovered that one of the panes was cracked.
I just simply used mine to decorate with. I created this spring vignette with a few things around our home. I spy 4 DIY projects in that vignette!
The mirror is always above this chest. Just prop the window in front of the mirror for a layered look.
I hung the bunny from the window latch.
The window is very rough and naturally distressed. Not sure why it has a thousand nail holes in it.
Other Projects in the Post
Have you used any windows when decorating or with DIY projects? I'd love to hear your ideas. Please share them in the comments below.
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