A Simple Idea for Customizing Store Bought Curtain Panels

February 11, 2014

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After more work this past weekend on the master bedroom, I can say it's almost done and I couldn't be happier with the overall refresh. Everything in the space has been upcycled, repurposed, or DIYed, so essentially little $$$ (money) has been spent on jazzing it up - that's my favorite kind of room makeover. Today, I'm going to share the details on the new window curtain panels.  Now, you know I went darker with the focal wall, so that meant the layers in the space needed to go lighter to create balance and contrast. I found pretty, but basic cream-colored solid velvet rod pocket … [Read more...]

How To Make Any Curtain into a Shower Curtain

March 13, 2012

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I am thrilled to have my master bathroom complete!  The kind and thoughtful comments that YOU, my awesome readers, have left over the past week have made the craziness all worth it.  So thank you, thank you, thank you.  As I mentioned during the reveal, I DIYed (technically not really a word, but you got it) my shower curtain using two window drapery panels (a.k.a. curtains), and now I'm going to show you how. I had found these curtain panels a while ago and they were basically the inspiration for the space and everything I chose was set around these beauties. When I originally … [Read more...]