I am so lucky to have Pinterest. (Go ahead click it. Come join me and my addiction). And friends who are
No, seriously. Well, the Pinterest thing is true. It's an amazing site and I'm
Anyhoo, I have friends (some of you may not believe that, but you can go get eaten by Monkeys, I really don't care) who like to hang on to things. I think that's part of the reason we mesh so well, I like to
But, really, I'm getting off my original topic. So, my
No I'm not.
BUT back to the fabric. My plan is to make them into curtains and if there is enough, a matching runner for our table or placemats. Our dining room furniture is simple. Handmade by my dad in the Mission style and it's a light oak color. I really love it. And the colors in the fabric will make the perfect splash on the walls. I haven't chosen a paint color yet because I'm vacillating between a lovely rich blue and a neutral oat color. Oooh, or maybe I'll keep up the paneling.
No I won't.
Will this be the first room done? Probably not. The current plan is to use this as a temporary playroom for the kids for a few months. We're going to put down foam padding that you see in classrooms with letters and numbers and dump the kids' toys and a tv in here until we can settle some other parts of the house.
But for now, a girl can dream of her Nora curtains and unpaneled walls.