Any lemons around your house? I have a few … a lemon is a spot or a thing that HAS to be there, but has “aesthetic” challenges … so now, do you have any lemons? An outlet in the middle of the wall, thermostat, fuse box, steam riser?
This is my kitchen lemon, a GIANT, white outlet, in the center of the wall over my bar cabinet, and under my beautifully accessorized (if I do say so myself) cookbook shelves …
This is my lemonade …
A fruit crate brought home from a Tuscan Market, yup that’s it! No more eyesore outlet …
Here are a bunch of great ideas for your lemons, and the rest of mine.
Exposed pipe in the living room? I have one in my bathroom … love this solution! Adding porch post to my flea market list.
Source ~ Ethereal Plus What I Love
Giant, ugly, air vents? Kelly at Eclectically Vintage made lemonade by using an Antique crib side rail and ribbons to cover it up. I love outside the box solutions …
Source ~ Eclectically Vintage
These 2 cover ups deal with all that techy crap we have to have in our homes … the router and the wires.
Source ~ Anamu
Source ~ Lushome
Cover that stat! Cute idea & a great tutorial …
Source ~ Frankfully
Or …. we can embrace them and make them as beautiful as their surroundings
Source ~ Refinery29
So many different ways to make lemonade of the lemons our homes can toss our way … thanks to the creative bloggers that share their wonderful ideas!
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