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« Reply #10 on: April 20, 2009 03:47:44 PM »

Looks great! I especially like the shades.  Were they hard to make?
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« Reply #11 on: April 20, 2009 04:07:54 PM »

Wow!!  I'm super inspired.  I too am curious about the Roman shades, were they difficult?  Did you have a pattern/instructions?

Anyone know if I could paint my tile countertop?  I know it'll still look like tile, but the color and condition of it currently is quite yicky.
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« Reply #12 on: April 20, 2009 04:35:23 PM »

The shades were my first attempt ever at a roman shade. I saw some shades I liked at Pottery Barn http://www.potterybarn.com/products/p7394/index.cfm?pkey=ccotton-linen-drapes-shades but was NOT going to spend that much on them. So I went to Joann's and found fabric in the 50% red tag for $2/yd and the red was a some leftover I had lying around that I folded and sewed into a band....and wah-lah. They were quite easy once I found this video too http://www.terrelldesigns.com/howto-videoprof.html 
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« Reply #13 on: April 20, 2009 07:36:44 PM »

oh my goodness, you are GENIUS! you took a dingy kitchen and made it beautiful! Great job!
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« Reply #14 on: April 20, 2009 07:46:22 PM »

HOLY WOW! You did a fantastic friggin job!
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« Reply #15 on: April 20, 2009 08:10:42 PM »

oh my goodness, you are GENIUS! you took a dingy kitchen and made it beautiful! Great job!

Thanks so much. I'm still not done. I am currently buying tile to do the backsplash (all the grey area will be tiled).
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« Reply #16 on: April 20, 2009 08:52:23 PM »

absolutely amazing job on the counters...thanks for sharing how you did it!  I'm definitely going to try my hand at sponging some countertops in our new place  Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: April 20, 2009 09:03:04 PM »

I HAD to comment again after you posted the other photos, WOW I am in complete AWE, they look FANTASTIC!!!!! THIS ROCKS!
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« Reply #18 on: April 20, 2009 09:37:42 PM »

I saw on HGTV that they painted countertops black... nobody in my family believed you could paint countertops!! These look AMAZING!!
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« Reply #19 on: April 21, 2009 07:56:53 AM »

I just can't get over your countertops! They look so real, and SO shiny! I know i would have left brushstrokes or something. Almost looks like a resin coating. VERY nice.
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