3 Ways to Craft with Frosted Window Film

You’ve heard us talking about the amazingness of frosted window film before. We love the stuff. It’s inexpensive, easy to apply, and will give windows privacy without losing light!

With Thomas Hicks Window Film, you can even get creative and cut out patterns before you apply it to the windows (in fact, we made a video about that!).


3 Great DIY Projects with Frosted Window Film

We wanted to test the crafty potential of this amazing stuff, so we sent rolls of frosted window film to our craftiest blogger friends, and let them have their way with it. Here are 3 great projects that they came up with!

Move Your Windows in The Right Direction

Kim of Design Thoughts Interiors is an interior designer, and her blog is our go-to for DIY decor projects (check out her lesson in styling nightstands!)

In true crafty fashion, Kim turned her window film into something fabulous.

Blinds.com Frosted Window Design - Design Thoughts Interiors

She cut out arrows and chevrons to give her bedroom windows privacy and style.


Read more about this project in Kim’s post: A Film Challenge

Light the Way with Frosted Candle Holders

Sara of Sensibly Sara came up with a super easy way to use frosted window film. She cut pieces to fit glass candle holders and gave them a softer glow.

Make Frosted Glass Candle Holders with Blinds.com and Sensibly Sara

Try a variation on this project with tall pillar candle holders.

Glass etching creams permanently frost glass, but we love this method because you can go back to clear by just peeling off the film!

Make Frosted Glass Candle Holders with Blinds.com and Sensibly Sara

Read more about this project in Sara’s post: Use Window Film to Make DIY Etched Glass Candle Holders

Be a Deer Window Silhouette

Bobbie writes at the Clumsy Crafter, but don’t let the name fool you, she is the queen of all things creative. With her window film, Bobbie cut out an adorable stag silhouette that she applied to an old glass cabinet door.

Window Film Silhouette - Blinds.com + The Clumsy Crafter

This would be beautiful hung over a painted wall in a large window, although we can’t get enough of the rustic wood background in Bobbie’s photo below. The texture really makes the design stand out.

Around the Blinds.com office, this project has surprisingly been just as popular with guys as ladies. With a dark stained frame, this would be perfect in an office or man cave.


Read more about this project in Bobbie’s post: Silhouette On Glass

Feeling Crafty? Give It a Try!

A huge thanks to our blogger friends for sharing these fun projects with us. If you want to give one of these projects or our DIY lace cut window film a try, order your own Thomas Hicks Window Film, and get crafting!

Are you a blogger who wants to take on the window film challenge? Email us at PR@blinds.com!

About Author

Abigail Sawyer

Abigail Sawyer is a Social Media Marketer for Blinds.com. As a newlywed, she’s on the hunt to outfit a new home with all things handmade, preppy and eclectic. Walking in the footsteps of Martha Stewart, she’s happiest when she’s crafting or whipping up a new recipe; although nothing beats curling up with a good book and some Girl Scout Cookies. Chat with her on twitter @BlindsDotCom + @whatabigailsaw and support her rampant pinning habit at @BlindsDotCom + @whatabigailsaw.

1 Comment

  1. Frosted window film as decorative home element on the cheap – GENIUS!! #windownerds

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