By Khalid Abdullah | March 2, 2013
Country Home Decor – unusual Collectibles That Add Country Charm to Your Home
Are you looking for current and one-of-a-kind country home décor ideas to give your home that fair country recognize? Here are several tips on how to spend items from days gone by to add character and charm to your country decorating ideas.
Hanging Match Holders – The first hanging match holders were crudely made out of wood and later made out of tin. They were ancient well into the 20th century, but by 1950 compose had all but advance to an ruin. They have now become collectibles and add a unusual touch to any country home décor.
Hand-lettered Signs – There’s something nostalgic about venerable, hand-lettered signs that advertise everything from unusual eggs to the ice cream flavor of the day. These are current among collectors as well as favorite items for skilled craftsperson’s to replicate. They add character to any room in your house and create country home decorating fun and appetizing.
Darners – Yes, those sewing tools that were in every household many years ago. Darners were passe, of course, to sustain fabric stretched tight while it was being darned or mended. Although there isn’t a need for darners in this day and age, they are very accepted as collectibles. You will come by them in antique stores made from a variety of materials. What a huge conversation part to add to your country home décor!
Paint by Numbers – And you opinion the 1950′s paint-by-number kits were a thing of the past! They are now collector’s items because of their nostalgic appeal and because they are seen as works of folk art. glimpse in second-hand shops, garage sales, and on the Internet for these treasures.
Game Boards – Board games have been a celebrated of children as well as adults for the last century and a half. Now, the antique wooden game boards are sought after by collectors specializing in folk art. They are accepted because of their brilliant patterns and designs.
These are unbiased a few suggestions on how to add a touch of nostalgia to your home and give it a honest sense of country. What fun you will have when shopping for and sharing your time-honored treasures with friends and family and at the same time adding that touch of charm to your country decorating ideas.