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My Primitive Coop

  1. Crownpointchick
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    My husband and I just built this 8X12 coop for our chickens and guineas. This is the outside (we still need to add white trim to the sides of the coop and to the windows). I decorated it in a primitive style. The outside run is enclosed.
    Homemade birch door handle:
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    Rooster planter:

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    Some indoor shots:
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    It took us about 4 full weekends to get this far...and my husband is cursing the day he said to go ahead and place my first order of chicks online. He even said he'd build me a coop himself! Lol...Boy, were we in for a wonderful, exciting but stressful ride! He's only got some small interior projects left for the guinea side of the coop. We had some help from friends and above all, it's been a bonding experience full of blood, lots of sweat and tears (after he saw my 10th primitive sign). He may want to finish this project but I'm just starting! Chickens sure make me happy! And I know that even though my husbands ready to get back to enjoying his summer, my primitive coop is something he should be proud of. I do owe him a big thank you. Maybe a chicken sign will do. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

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  1. Crownpointchick
    Hi thanks so much for your kind words! I got the signs on etsy, eBay, on the Hobby Lobby website and at a local antique store. I tried to get stuff on clearance and do it as cheap as possible. The rooster coat rack was $10 at a second hand store.
  2. PluckyClucker99
    omg This is an amazing coop!!!!! Where did you get the cute signs and the rooster coat rack? <3
  3. Mountain Peeps
    That is truly awesome! One of the best coop I have EVER seen!!!!!!:D
  4. lizm1221
    this is amazing! I love all the decorative features, those are some lucky chickens!
  5. BayBay Peepers
    I love everything about your coop...all the way to the weather vane! Really neat!
  6. fiddlechicken
    It's the "Shabby Chic" Chicken Chalet, complete with weather vane! Love it~ nice work!

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