Our bay window has had the same treatment on it for five years. It was left by the previous owner, and I was too chicken to deal with it. There was nothing really wrong with it, I thought. I didn’t love it, and I even hated it a little, but still I let it stay. Well, no more! After great thought and agonizing about what I wanted my bay window’s style to be, I believe I have got it figured out. And after searching high and low at antique stores, I have what I want!

Here, I give you the before. This is the picture of Josh taking down the old treatment. I have no other pictures of them, because, really, why would I?
And here is the new treatment! Antique shutters, and grassroot blinds. It is much more “us”, and goes better with our style.

6 Comments

  1. Drew&Samsmom on February 21, 2010 at 2:04 pm

    I had the same issue with our bay window—the previous owners had vertical blinds covering the whole thing and it was terrible. I have settled for panels but I seriously love those shutters!! I might have to keep my eyes peeled for some shutters! it really makes a difference and adds charecter for sure!~steviehttp://thriftingthedayaway.blogspot.com/

  2. BonBon Rose Girls Kristin on February 21, 2010 at 5:42 pm

    That window is so GORG. Love the new treatments!

  3. The Kramer Angle on February 21, 2010 at 9:13 pm

    I love that look!

  4. Beth on February 23, 2010 at 2:19 pm

    LOVE IT!!!

  5. Lemonade Makin' Mama on February 23, 2010 at 10:33 pm

    Just stopping by to thank you for the lovely comments and blog love on my SITS day! Blessings, LMM

  6. Stacey on February 26, 2010 at 4:56 am

    Love the new look… The shutters are especially cool!

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