Outdoor Drapes...Bargain Prices...Surprising Sources!

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Our friend, Cindy McNatt, over at the lovely and useful blog Dirt Du Jour has a fantastic idea and source for garnering affordable curtain sheets! At $79.00 for one dozen, fully hemmed, 60" x 104" sheets, she was able to create an entire wall of outdoor drapes.

While Cindy's post advocates these panels for outdoor use, they have me conjuring images of simple, crisp white curtains to use on our over-sized glass doors and several, currently unadorned, windows throughout our house!

And...perhaps...matching (washable) slip covers for the dining room chairs...and sofa!!!

My mind is reeling with the possibilities.

Thanks so much, Cindy, for the great idea and Inspiration!


Check out Cindy's blog for her link to the online supplier!

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charmaine said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TRACEY! if i'm not mistaken i believe your birthday is today. i hope you had a beautiful day my good friend. i pray that God will continue to use you to inspire others. you are such a ray of sunshine. it is always a blessing to hear from you. you are truly a jewel. you have such an amazing kind and loving spirit. i pray that you will be blessed with good health and many more beautiful birthdays. i'll talk to you soon!

God Bless,

Simply Heart And Home said...

I'll follow Charmaine and wish you a belated Happy Birthday! I hope you had a lovely day.

The dainty drapes add such a charming touch outside. What a great idea!


Storybook Woods said...

Hospital sheets, how brilliant !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you xoxoxo

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