A few years ago, we replaced the shoddy, water-damaged wood shutters in our den.
I couldn't just toss out these worn out window coverings, so I stuck them up in the attic. Recently, one of my crafty friends came over. We tried to think of something unique to alter. It was then that I remembered the old shutters I had stored away. Well, one trip to the craft store to pick up some magnet sheets, hooks and sandpaper, and we were off and running!
We each created a beautiful, useful and artistic note holder/message board. After sanding, painting, stamping, nailing, and mod-podging, it was time for the embellishments: a few Prima flowers, faux leaves, buttons, ribbons, antique cup hooks, and chipboard letters. Voila! Not only is it useful, it really jazzes up the side of our kitchen cabinet!
Hop on over to these par-tays: