3,698 vintage linen repurposed Home Design Photos

Jeannine Petteruti
Contemporary Cape in Bucks County, PA
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Vintage linen repurposed as cafe curtain for master bath, hung on iron rod, inside mount to deep set window
use some of my old linens for curtains?
BATHROOM CURTAINS When used on windows, antique linens bring another layer of texture to a room. Here vintage linen was repurposed as a café curtain in a bathroom.
Curtains When used on windows, antique linens bring another layer
layer of texture to a room. Here vintage linen was repurposed as a café curtain in a bathroom.
Wow!!1 Lovely vintage curtain linen for the bathroom!!
antique linen use as curtain in bathroom.
Vintage linen fashioned into a cafe curtain
Curtains When used on windows, antique linens bring another layer of texture to a room. Here vintage linen was repurposed as a café curtain in a bathroom.
“Wow!!1 Lovely vintage curtain linen for the bathroom!!” — proj
Interiors Unleashed
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China Cabinet
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oversize media amoire is turned into a china cabinet. Drawers as linen storage. Could paint it, add fancy fabric or mirrors inside it
has been repurposed into a china hutch. It adds scale and interest to the dining room while functioning quite happily in its new role. This is a vast improvement on sending the piece off to mold in a landfill.
This one has been repurposed into a
Repurposed entertAinment center to china cabinet
media armoires that became immediately obsolete with the advent of the flat-panel TV? You cannot give these away on Craigslist. This one has been repurposed into a china hutch. It adds scale and interest to the dining room while functioning quite happily in its new role. This is a vast improvement on
“or white (all trim and doors are white)” — Roberta Wininger Nuckels
Tess Fine
Nadia Dole
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Repurpose an antique piece for the island
Tibetan altar repurposed as kitchen island
repurpose an antique from a flea market
Repurposed antique would work well in our house.
The kitchen is an ode to the home's history. The cabinetry is repurposed industrial units, complete with Victorian cast iron bin pulls. The shelving is old wood planks, supported by Victorian cast iron brackets and filled with antique pottery. The kitchen island is a Tibetan altar, with intricate detailing
10. Repurpose an antique. Consider shopping at a flea market for something unique; antique chests, cupboards and more can be transformed into one-of-a-kind islands
10. Repurpose an antiqueConsider shopping at a flea market for something unique; antique chests, cupboards and more can be transformed into one-of-a-kind islands
“Indian dowry chest” — nickwerris
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Trash or Treasure
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Love the hook on the door was wondering what it was? Assuming that it has been repurposed from something?
i just love the idea of re-purposing old things
vessel sink mount with vintage vanity
may find an old dresser that is that deep, any size piece can actually be used, within the confines of your space. If you are repurposing a larger and deeper dresser or vintage desk, like the one pictured here, make sure that you place the sink close enough to the front edge to avoid excessive reaching
If you are repurposing a larger and deeper dresser or vintage desk, like the one pictured here, make sure that you place the sink close enough to the front edge to avoid excessive reaching
may find an old dresser that is that deep, any size piece can actually be used, within the confines of your space. If you are repurposing a larger and deeper dresser or vintage desk, like the one pictured here, make sure that you place the sink close enough to the front edge to avoid excessive reaching
“That looks great! I would of never thought about using a desk” — casey_annie
Dreamy Whites
Dreamy Whites
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what is the best way to wash vintage linens
That particular mantel is a vintage (old) piece, so the best place to find something like that is an architectural salvage place, antique store or auction. You'll also be able to find
Linens here are definitely comfy looking!
Dreamy WhitesSave to IdeabookEmail Photo This bed has a fantastic mix of old linens, inviting you to snuggle
Bible! Linen is made from the flax plant and is one of the most durable natural fabrics you can find, becoming softer with every wash. People who know about such things say that Queen Elizabeth II is still sleeping on Queen Victoria’s linen sheets.Since the 18th century, cotton has replaced linen in many
This bed has a fantastic mix of old linens, inviting you to snuggle in them for a lovely afternoon nap. And don’t you love the headboard made from a fireplace mantel?By the way, just for the sake of clarity, let’s define some terms. Linen has been woven for more than 4,000 years in Egypt
“Bed” — Sarah Kentoffio
Eclectic Bedroom
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idea - like the vintage, linen look
This vintage French look makes use of old, nubby French linens and smooth, soft cotton, with all the pieces leaning in a relaxed way against the dark wood of an old Gothic revival–looking headboard.
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headboard similar to mine with old linens
Linen Most utility fabrics have a rougher texture, which is great for decorators and designers who are looking to add textural interest to a room. This rough linen bedding has a French-countryside feel.
One of the fun things about decorating with old linens is the great variety available. This vintage
French look makes use of old, nubby French linens and smooth, soft cotton, with all the pieces leaning in a relaxed way against the dark wood of an old Gothic revival–looking headboard.
“Striped linen cushion cover” — Kahina W
Rough Linen
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Tricia Rose
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Tricia Rose, the owner of this home, makes and sells these linens. You can click the "More Info" link under the photo to get her web site address, but here it is to save you a click: http://roughlinen.com
Reduce the amount of bedding you have and stick to natural fabrics like linen (these are from Rough Linen) or 100 percent cotton. Synthetic blends don’t breathe enough to release
Rough LinenSaveEmail 5. Transition Your Bed Into Summer Mode I don’t know about you, but I feel summer heat the
Love the natural bed linens and natural things behind the bed.
and fresh linen bedding, driftwood headboard, seashell accents all incorporate some of summer's finest materials into a chic coastal look.
you, but I feel summer heat the most when I’m trying to sleep. Reduce the amount of bedding you have and stick to natural fabrics like linen (these are from Rough Linen) or 100 percent cotton. Synthetic blends don’t breathe enough to release all the heat we generate during the night.Also, keep your sheets
“Fence posts at different heights, painted and distressed” — retracs1
Lola Nova
summer lounge
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giving new life to old stuff mid-century modern office chair in burnt orange, desk freshened with new paint, and a vintage dogwood blossom tablecloth as curtain!
It is a vintage chair made by the Good Form co. 1959. The only thing I can find as a clue to model is SL2011232. I found it on the side of the road many years ago.
Thanks, Lily. It reminded me of a vintage tablecloth I had, but this one is even prettier. Great idea book; it was almost community service.
I think I have a couple of cool tablecloths that don't fit my table. maybe they could be repurposed.
Table cloth repurposed as a curtain
There's something about a crisp linen blowing in the air of an open window.
actually a tablecloth. Put that stack of linens taking up space in your kitchen to good use, or show off that darling vintage tablecloth you found at the flea market.
“Curtain and color theme” — iakk98
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