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Design Your Own Lamp Shades! Modern, Chic, and Eclectic

Did you know that you can buy "self-adhesive designer shades" at Jo-Ann's Fabric & Craft store... and put ANY fabric onto the lamp shades??? And trim!!

DIY Home: vintage tablecloth turned curtains! find lots of cute tablecloths @

from Royal Design Studio

Linked In Wall Stencil

May have to resort to stencil...more elbow grease but significantly cheaper than wallpaper YIKES

from Better Homes and Gardens

Window Shades: Tips and Tricks

Sometimes updating your window shades is a very effective and low-cost solution to remodeling. Pin now for some of our favorite window treatments:

from Southern Living

Done in a Day: Stenciled Window Shade

stenciled window shades, adds some pizzazz to those old roller blinds

another DIY roman shade tutorial ~ I am ready to make some of these for my breakfast area where the sun beats in but we also have a beautiful view.

from Sew a Fine Seam

Roman Shade Tutorial

A lovely Roman Shade created with Riviera Red from the Annie Sloan Fabric Collection | By Jill Flory of Sew A Fine Seam

from How To Build It

20 Insanely Clever DIY Home Projects for Your Home

20 Amazing DIY Upgrades for Your Home. Great Tips, projects and tutorials.

from Sew a Fine Seam

Burlap Roman Shade

Super simple instructions on how to sew a Burlap Roman Shade

from Good Housekeeping

DIY Decorating Ideas

Roll out a new look

from HGTV

Try a DIY Project

Look for a heavy paper or vinyl pull-down version meant for classrooms, as those usually have a rolling mechanism already in place. (Search "school maps" on eBay.) DIY Steps: 1. Screw brackets made for roller shades (at hardware stores) into your window frame, then mount. 2. If your map doesn't have the rods and spring attached, use a roller shade kit (find one at