Put a shelf over a window and use the shelf brackets to hold a curtain rod. Love Irish shelves and love this idea.

shelf over window

Door shelf

place a shelf over the window to hold the curtain rod; leaves you room for placing decor and makes it an interesting take on the normal curtain rod

A trip to a salvage store for brackets and to Lowe's for wooden shelf.....a nice looking, heavy piece to fill a large space at a fraction of the cost.

DIY Curtain Rod Covers. Fast and easy way to make a room just a little more classy.

Sheer swag panels

DIY: How To Hang Trash Bags for Easy Access - two curtain rods and a dowel. This is brilliant!

DIY UPGRADE!! add a strip of trim a bit above already existing baseboards, paint and voila.. easy/cheap faux amazing thick baseboards!

Install a shelf and brackets over the bathroom door to put that out-of-the-way spot to good use: Keep towels or bulky items there to save space in closets and cabinets. Simple genius.

Kitchen window shelf held up with antique corbels. Jamie says: I love the idea of the glass shelf in the window for plants and stuff

this is a neat idea

curtain rod picture display.

Using magazine racks to hold produce in kitchen.

Great way to mask a load bearing pole in the basement.

Pull-out cutting board and trash can. genius.

Over-door shelf for small spaces.

small balcony bar idea

Classic Getting Ready Shelf- diy version attach vanity tray to shelf. Idea for daughter's small bathroom.

no sew curtains

for flowers on either side of the kitchen or other window (or outdoors).. cute idea!!