Monday, September 20, 2010

“Laundry” [Turotial]

So on top of working on our kitchen I decided to spruce up my ‘laundry room’. It really isn’t a laundry room for it is in my unfinished basement with concrete walls!!! But when life hands you lemons your supposed to make lemonade right? Right! So I first started off by making a “Laundry” sign!
What you will need:
-16in x 20in stretched canvas
- Paint: I used “Cool White” &" “Lamp Black” by Americana
-Cricut or a Silhouette machine
-Mod Podge
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Turn the canvas horizontally before you lay your letters down.
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I then mod podged the whole board to keep the letters from coming up.
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Finished product:
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I added a few extra things as well:
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This is the “stain” organizer…whatever the stain is this will tell you how to get it out and what to use! I framed it and hung it on the wall under my “LAUNDRY DRUP YOUR DRAWS HERE” sign!
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I usually have two baskets on the wall but one is filed with laundry! That will get folded eventually! =)
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I got this table from Target. I tend to fold laundry on it or sometimes I even iron on it!
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My new “laundry" sign!
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My laundry corner:
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I want to add a couple more shelves and such! But for now I think it is pretty cute!


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April@The 21st Century Housewife said...

You've done a great job with your laundry room! Thanks for the inspiration!!

Marie @ Sally Lee by the Sea said...

Love your laundry room sign! I'm a new follower from Metamorphosis Monday at Between Naps on the Porch.

Have a great week!

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Jen said...

Love the laundry sign!!

Kerry said...

Very cute and useful ways to store things and turn an area that could have been run-of-the-mill into something fun ( fun as laundry CAN be.) :)

this blessed nest said...

clever sign for your laundry. we have a dungeon of a laundry room. it's in our basement. one day...i will be able to make pretty signs like you have & place in a nice room.

thanks for linking up!

Nikki said...

That is soooooooooooooooooooooooo cute! Thanks so much for linking it up to gettin' crafty on hump day :)

Kellie L said...

Love the sign, very cute! I just made some laundry signs a few days ago and posted on my blog. My laundry room looks exactly like yours w/ the cement bricks (darn basements, lol) but yours is looking great! Inspiring me to spruce mine up even more!

Dime*Store*Decor said...

Oh yeah, you can check out my laundry signs on my blog here ..> I'm subscribing to you now :)

nichole said...

I love your blog! You have such great ideas! I am a new follower!

Mandy [Mandy's Yellow Corner] said...

This is adorable!! Love it :]

Coffee Queen said...

Very cute. Amazing what you can make any space look like.

★All Thingz Related★ said...

I like it!! Thanks so much for stopping by and joining us at Anything Related!

iheartorganizing said...

SO ORGANIZED! I love the charts! I did the same!

Thanks for linking up and sharing with me!