The last thing that you might have ever thought about collecting was old catalogs that display pictures and information about hardware pieces that were available for sale during various time periods. However, a surprising number of people collect these, and it can actually be a great hobby to get into. Here's why. 1. Learn Your History First of all, you should know that you can really learn a lot of history by looking at these old catalogs.
8 July 2017
Put a personal spin on your home décor with some simple and nifty nautical projects that are both fun and easy to complete. These will bring a distinctly-maritime feel to your home's spaces, and also make a thoughtful gift to share with any old salt! Three simple and stunning nautical projects are: Maritime flag pillows. Give your room, space, or sofa a pop of color with some vibrant, bold nautical flag pillows.
27 April 2017
Treasured family heirlooms sometimes spend too much time in boxes and too little time being admired in your home. Instead of leaving clothes, jewelry and other mementos in boxes in your attic or basement, use these unique ideas to create a beautiful decor addition that displays these items in your home. Frame Each Child's Baby Clothes If you've kept the outfit your baby came home from the hospital in or you have a few favorite outfits you couldn't part with, turn them into beautiful wall art by having them framed.
29 September 2015
Chances are, your home is filled with art that's hidden away, whether because you don't know what to do with it, or because the pieces are objects you've never thought of as art. Displaying them in a creative way allows you to surround yourself with beautiful things that have personal meaning for you. Frame It You can frame nearly anything from your children's artwork to greeting cards and postcards to select pieces of your grandmother's jewelry and silverware.
9 January 2015