How-To: Vintage-Inspired Switchplate


My very first apartment in NYC had it all: sketchy neighborhood, steam leaks, and windows that didn’t even come close to locking. But, looking back, what I really remember most are the gorgeous brass faceplates and vintage glass doorknobs. Small details can add a ton of charm to an otherwise underwhelming place! So, if you’re thinking about adding some vintage-y accents to your decor, check out this tutorial from Rhonda at Decor Hacks for upcycling an old switchplate into a fun vintage-inspired version with faux-antique embossing. It’s the perfect project for adding a little bit charm on the cheap!


Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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