A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 297,508
Currently Running With Scissors:
503 Guests and 21 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: tent camper  (Read 680 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
twylag
« on: March 05, 2011 08:07:59 PM »

as of a couple years ago my parents and I co-won a tent trailer.  The seventies version.  Lots of wood paneling and horrible lino.  Is there anything we can do to make it look/feel less dated/more homey?
I've been googling all winter and haven't come across anything.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

tomico
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2011 01:10:22 PM »

   Yes, there are always things you can do.
   You will have to figure out what you want to spend in time and / or matterials.  You have to know if it is road worthy  and if it is water tight. What are the materials it's made out of and are they in good condition? Are there appliances and are they in working order?
   An easy thing to use to quickly improve interiors is draped fabric. Cheese cloth draped over line is surprisingly pretty, simple and inexpensive. With any fabric be cautious with heat sources, especially open flames.
   I know of a woman who turned a popup camper into a Vardo (gypsy wagon), with surprisingly beautiful results.
   If you posted an image it would be easier to give suggestiions.

Tomico
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Ludi
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

May the Ghost Squid be with you
Online Online

Posts: 7741
Joined: 06-Jan-2008

Team Wordy!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2011 06:40:02 AM »

Here's a link someone posted in another thread of a gorgeous camper:  http://www.magnoliapearl.com/Romantic%20Homes/romantichomes.html

 Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Create a Soft French Roll-Up Do
How to Create an Elegant Band Look for Curly Hair
How to Make a High Pony Tail for Curly Hair
How to Create a Side Roll Bun Up-Do
How to Create a Soft Hanging Bun
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Seed Packet Gifts
Cooking: Honey Month
September 19th - Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.