We got the cheapo vinyl roller blinds from the hardware store for the nursery because we really wanted to block the light. it works great, and dissappears when they are open, and you can keep your cutesy curtains!
Polish copper pipe with ketchup. Rub it with ketchup and let it sit for about 30 minutes. Then use a combo of cleaner (to remove the ketchup residue some of the text came off too) and then nail polish remover to erase the red print.
If you've suddenly decided your home (or garden) is in need of a bench, why not try making a bench yourself! In this tutorial, I'll show you how to build a bench - THE EASY WAY! / grillo designs www.g (Diy Ideas Furniture)