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Bare Walls?

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Do you have a bare wall? Not sure what to do with it?


You’re in luck. Today I will be sharing how to fill up those big empty walls with a few of the tips I used from my last project.


This is a quick and easy project you can do to create stunning, centuries old European style in your home.


This is one of my favorite projects because it will never go out of style.


While working on the finishing touches in my guest room, I was on the hunt for a collection of art to fill up a big empty wall.


I stumbled upon these and loved them!


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Sadly, they were too large for my home.


So instead, I took this on as a project. Here’s how you can get the same look.





Step 1: Find an assortment of mix and match frames in various sizes from Village Antiques, flea markets, and your own collection. Don’t worry if they don’t match!









Step 2: Select THREE paint colors to use on your frames.


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Step 3: Paint your frames. Our paint gives you full coverage in just one coat! Best of all, it dries in just 20 minutes and never has a foul smell. So you get to see the results instantly!


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On this project, we used French Gray, Belgian Blue, Noir Black and Azure Green




Step 4: Decorate each frame with engravings, botanicals, and pressed flowers.


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You can simply use a collection of engravings. One of my favorite tips, arrange pressed flowers on vintage letters and music sheets.


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Step 5: Hang on your wall with easy adhesive hangers.


Step 6: Bring in the classic beauty of nature year round.


Leave a comment below and let us know what you think!


And if you do not want to take this on as a project, we have the perfect pieces already made for you at Village Antiques. So head on over




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And be sure to share this post with at least two friends today!


Till the next time we see each other, keep making your home amazing with your design gifts!


With love,




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