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Before and After: A Humble Shutter Gets Its Due

I found these cool, untreated, wood shutters at Urban Ore, an architectural salvage yard in Berkeley. While I didn't exactly know what I was going to do with them, I knew that I'd think of something, so I dragged a few of them home.

Curious as to what I came up with? Then

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I made an earrings display. Using Ferm Living's Family Tree pattern wallpaper, I covered the edges of the shutter, essentially making a piece of wall décor out of a humble shutter. Want to make your own? Stay tuned for the DIY directions.

hanako66 hanako66 9 years
great idea!
Matina Matina 9 years
this is really cute! can't wait for the directions :)
nancita nancita 9 years
So cute! It really transforms the shutter too; you can't really tell what it used to be.
hihowareya hihowareya 9 years
That is so awesome and creative! I love it.
hippiecowgirl hippiecowgirl 9 years
What a great idea! I love the finished look and it's very practical.
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