A screen is not only a very functional thing, but also a beautiful piece of furniture.
Today in the shops you can find many options for screens in different styles. But this thing is easy to make yourself.
How to make a screen with your own hands?
Go to the salon where they sell products for artists. There you can find suitable for you on the height and width of the slats for subframes. They are perfect for building a frame for panels of lightweight fabric covering screen with your own hands. For reliability, each frame must be strengthened with plywood corners or lath struts, and then connect the panels with small metal hinges. Make the legs of the screen of the lengths of the rail thicker, attach them to the frame with screws.
The basis of your screen is ready. It remains a bit - cover all the panels suitable for the interior of your room material. If you want something light, airy, take tulle, organza or beautiful lace. Wet the cloth before stretching. Attach the fabric to the frame with a special furniture stapler.
You can leave the resulting screen transparent. Or you can from the inside out tighten it with a 2nd layer of fabric. To beautifully shade the lace pattern, it is worth taking a more contrasting material in color and texture. For example, a gray canvas is perfect for tulle, and a white backing will well shade a cream-colored lace. Staples staples can hide the edging of the ribbon or ribbon of the appropriate color.
A screen made with your own hands from rare fabric or lace is not only beautiful, but also practical. They may well serve as a stand for storing earrings and brooches.
Oriental room screen
Those who are attracted by the exotic of the East, we can advise to make a screen in the Japanese style with their own hands. For its manufacture suitable fabric, which depicts dragons or "Turkish cucumbers". You can search for some beautiful bright pareos or stoles with silver or gold embroidery. And they do not necessarily have to be with the same ornament or the same color.
If you have patience, expand the screen with either copper or gold sequins. You can attach several small hooks on the upper strap of the product. Hang colorful beads on them.
Any neutral screen, made by hand, can serve as its owner with a bulletin board, home organizer or a stand for your favorite photos. To do this, you will need a few meters of thick fabric, a contrasting color of tape and wallpaper carnations with decorative hats.
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A screen that you make yourself will be especially dear to you. After all, this is the result of creative work and your self-expression. This item not only perfectly complements any interior, but also helps to organize the space. On the screen, you can attach small items or, making hooks on the back side, hang clothes.