Thursday, April 1, 2010

A simple solution

See this cord/chain?  I hate it, have since I put it up













I always meant to paint the cord brown like the chain, but it never happened.  So yesterday it hit me!  A cord cover, couldn't be that hard, right?  And I already had some black/white toile.  So....

I measured the length of the cord, only 7 ", so doubled plus, took a one inch seam and added velcro dots, (all I had on hand.)





So much better.



Lurve it!  Borrowing a phrase from Thrifty Decor Chick!

 
This is in my powder room downstairs.  I talked about redoing it here.  Now I am adding a few touches of black!  I will post about the new addition when it comes in!  Excited to see it!


Have a great Easter Weekend.

Toodles,

Laura






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3 comments:

Stephenie from Decorating Addiction said...

What a great idea! I've seen people cover them with fabric, but never saw them use velcro. Genius. I am looking forward to looking around your site!

Chris said...

What a brilliant idea! It looks so nice!

mary'smom said...

Perfect fix! I'm a Laura too.