Vintage Yardstick Message Center

2:48:00 PM

My project today is a simple one...

perfect for over a desk or in a small entry way.




I began with 1/2 of a vintage yardstick...

I added pieces to this message center as I went, 
anchoring them to the yardstick
with old pieces of hinges. The hinges act as washers for the screws and give this memo holder a little vintage industrial bling.

A chalkboard, a vintage spring that holds photos...


A vintage knob as a hook to hang keys 
and a large clip to hold a note pad...



Two sawtooth hangers on the back make it easy to hang it
wherever you may need a little message center.


This message center lasted exactly 1 day in my shop before someone came and snatched it up...

 so I made 3 more...

they are easy and inexpensive to make and look adorable!



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5 comments

  1. Love this Susan! Wonderful idea!

    Sandi

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  2. Adorable!! I can see why it sold right away :)

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  3. No wonder someone snatched this up so quickly. It's super cute!

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  4. This is such a cute idea! Love it :-)

    Blessings...
    ~Sherri

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