How To Make Window Cornice Boxes

Learn how to make window cornice boxes and you’ll create a whole new look for your windows and spice up your décor at the same time. Cornice boxes are a simple but very effective way to add a tailored and classy look to your windows. They’re easy to make and can be covered with any color and texture of fabric your heart desires. Cornices are rigid, boxlike frames created from a lightweight particleboard or plywood. Cornice boxes sit at the top of a window as sort of a “valance”. It’s easy to customize cornice boxes with fabric, paint, and wallpaper so they fit your style and décor. How to Make Cornice Boxes for Your Windows You’ll love this simple do-it-yourself project once you figure out how easy it is to make window cornice boxes. You’ll also save quite a bit by building the boxes … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Style Decorating For Less

Pottery Barn is a name we have all come to recognize as an authority in home decorating. We drool over the catalog and wish we could buy everything on the page. Unfortunately not all of us can afford the Pottery Barn prices. There are some tricks and tips you can learn and quickly achieve a home decorating look that is just as classic and stylish as that of Pottery Barn. Eight easy steps to achieve Pottery Barn style Step #1.Go to the Pottery Barn website and study the room settings, tutorials and videos. You may not realize there are loads of free decorating tips on the PB website, which will be your "secret weapon" to achieving this wonderful look. Step #2.Pottery Barn has a line of Benjamin Moore paints that are featured in all the room settings. You can find the entire … [Read more...]