Primitive Decorating Ideas
You will find a lot of primitive and country decorating ideas here. Some are ours, others are interesting things we have pinned. While some may not look primitive, the advice can be adapted to a primitive and country style. There are some DIY ideas here also. We also have a DIY Board below with lots of furniture and decorating ideas.
Awesome distressing tutorial via u create. great tips! Two coats of Minwax Jacobean stain and two coats of Minwax Classic Grey stain. And one coat of Fiddes & Sons' wax.
DIY Galvanized Bench for your home with directions for building the bench that can be modified in different sizes!
for great aged wood: soak steel wool in apple cider vinegar, rub down new wood with the soaked steel wool for an instantly aged wood look.
Rug beaters as wall art! I really love this. "...creative display of various rug beaters en masse acts like wallpaper, creating a fantastic graphic. Whoever thought rug beaters could be so interesting!"
"You know why trees smell the way they do?" [...] "Stars. Trees breathe in starlight year after year, and it goes deep into their bones. When you cut a tree open, you smell a hundred years' worth of light. Ancient starlight that took millions of years to reach earth. That's why trees smell so beautiful and old." ~Frances O'Roark Dowell, "Where I'd Like to Be" cabin, dream, screen porch, screens, hous, place, quot, screen doors, screened porches
SpindleCandlestickTutorial thumb Repurposed – Spindle and Railing Candlesticks
Primitive Decorating is about collections of items that are loved because of the way they look, warm colors and textures. They just make everything cozy! Colonial Interiors