He made the frame up from recycled tongue and groove that he cut to size and glued together.
The 'blank canvas' looks like this:
The lion knocker is for the hubs who is
We both like the mixture of materials and the contrast between the steel and old wood.
When it was up on the wall though it looked just a little bare. So we added one final and finishing touch. A wee shelf for nick knacks.
Another thing I like about this hanging, is that once we get tired of the current arrangement, we can easily rearrange and substitute items. But for now, we are liking it a lot!
We have hung this in our living room, above the TV which makes it a center piece in the room. I wish I could show you a wide view of where it is hanging but we actually have another little project happening underneath... I should be able to reveal it in no time though - I hope!
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funky junk interiors
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