From Curb Side Door to First Impression Art Piece!

05.14.16
Well, with all of our renovations - we have finally reached the decorating stage, and as I typically sell all of my creations - I decided that this one was for us! Displaying just how fun and quirky our little family really is! And now we finally have a place for all of our coats, scarves, purses, sweaters and more! A fun piece not only to make but to display!

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  • Deb
    Deb East Taunton, MA
    How did you affix the photos (spray adhesive?) and how are the railroad spikes attached? This is a beautiful piece!
  • Charity
    charity Branson, MO
    We just found a french door for this and are trying to figure out how to get the glass out
  • Tara
    Tara Edgar, WI
    I've seen a lot of questions that I am wondering about myself. But haven't seen any responses, like How did you affix the photos? How are the railroad spikes attached? How was the door hung to the wall? What paint was used? It would be really nice if the
    • Lori Rodgers
      Lori Rodgers New Holland, PA
      Tara I agree. The best way to hang the door on the wall would be to use molly bolts...my father use to make mantle shelves and he would use molly bolts screwed into studs (stud finder
  • Angie
    Angie Ft Mitchell, KY
    Try this link for This OId House...... Still working on the best way to hang my door tho....

    http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/how-to/step/0...

  • Jon Golden
    Jon Golden Quakertown, PA
    I love this and plan to make one similar this weekend. To attach the railroad spikes simply drill a hole with a paddle bit and hammer them in with a mallet. If they're too long you can cut them down but it's not easy. I'd spray them with clear poly to
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