Shabby Deck Canopy

June 9th, 2012 in member junk     
MillieBumbleBee MillieBumbleBee, member
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View from studio to the deck.
corner detail
View from outside showing the added curtain
Comfy.  And the twinkie lights pull it all together. 
2X4, hooks, grommits
View from studio to the deck.

View from studio to the deck.

This 10X10 deck was useless after noon.  Too hot.  Too bright.  Umbrella was cumbersome, sooooo, with sheets and a few trips to the thrisft store, and much straight stitching, we are now Made In The Shade  :) 

Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, funky, white, porch, fabric, canopy, deck

Comments (3)

ljprince writes: Looks wonderful and inviting!! So you just used regular bed sheets for this? I have a deck that's in desperate need of some shade, too, and have been looking for some way to do it with little expense! Posted: 6:38 am on July 27th
CajunQueen writes: Wonderful piece. I think I'll make one to go over my bed. Posted: 6:38 am on June 16th
gadgetsponge writes: Wow! That porch looks super cozy now. I can definitely imagine a nap under there with a gentle electric fan blowing my way. Great oasis! Posted: 9:21 am on June 10th
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