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Old 03-04-2012, 12:11 PM   #1
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Just a simple idea for color and no sewing..

I just wanted to show and idea I had for a simple valance. I just wanted a little pop of color that would go with my beding. I didn't want to sew because sewing makes me cry. This is sort of a short term idea until i get custom drapes to replace the blinds. But i like it so may keep it a while. It probably isn't everyones cup of tea but it certainly warms up the space. I though maybe I could find some nice trim/fringe at hobby lobby to put on the valance part of the blind and they had alot of good lenths of things to choose from. I hope you like it. I do.
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Old 03-04-2012, 03:18 PM   #2
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How is this attached?
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Old 03-04-2012, 03:22 PM   #3
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shelly--looks great!!! and very inventive. see?? you are already well into the swing of "making it your own"!!
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Old 03-04-2012, 04:31 PM   #4
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Just a dab of hot glue every few inches, since i am planning on taking out the blinds someday. Plus i have a glue that seems to hold but is pretty easy to pick off flat, smooth surfaces. In case i should want to take it down.
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Old 03-04-2012, 05:50 PM   #5
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That definitely works. Who needs to get complicated when a simple solution will do? Looks fine.
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, love the KISS principle... besides.... it looks very nice!
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Old 03-04-2012, 07:58 PM   #7
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Thank you guys, it certainly was easy.
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Old 03-04-2012, 08:24 PM   #8
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I love it, Shelly! Coordinated with your bedspread, it will make the trailer look so pulled together!

And the color is great! I originally considered red, just couldn't find the right fabric. So I'll vicariously enjoy yours!
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Old 03-04-2012, 08:47 PM   #9
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Thank you, i love your curtains and fabric choice so much. But i don't think i could make it thru a sewing project with out crying, me and the sewing machine are not best friends.
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Old 03-05-2012, 08:48 AM   #10
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hey thats cute.
pops other ideas into my head too. if you wanted to change things up,,,say a hawiaan themed weekend,,,grass skirts.
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Old 03-05-2012, 07:09 PM   #11
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It kinda reminded me of that too.
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ok,,,well to be honest,,,,nearly everything reminds me of grass skirts....
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Old 03-06-2012, 07:27 PM   #13
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Very cute and inventive idea. We are not all Betsy Ross. K.I.S.S works for me.
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Old 03-06-2012, 08:30 PM   #14
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ok,,,well to be honest,,,,nearly everything reminds me of grass skirts....
Thats kinda weird john....
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