Antique doorknobs for drapery rod and tiebacks

January 21st, 2009 in member junk     
nmtraveler nmtraveler, member
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The curtain rod is a dowel rod with two doorknobs on the ends and the tie backs are attached to an old doorknob backplates and attached to the wall.  The doorknobs and backplates do not match, therefore, making it interesting.

Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, window coverings

Comments (5)

killerbee writes: How did you achieve the crossover look of the panels with only 1 rod?
Thanks! Posted: 4:44 am on May 3rd
MimiToria writes: Love the use of your vintage door knobs. Very clever, decorative, yet useful.
Gretchen Posted: 10:42 am on January 23rd
SnowmanHill writes: Looks great, don't you love old doorknobs? Great way to use them-Krista Posted: 2:13 pm on January 22nd
georgiamoon writes: These are great. Love the mismatched look. Georgia Posted: 1:47 pm on January 22nd
junkermidge writes: Those doorknobs make great curtain tiebacks and finials. Way to think creatively. And I'm with you, I like it better that they don't match. Good job!

Midge Posted: 12:18 pm on January 22nd
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