I love this idea, however I think it would be even better to use chalk paint where Christmas Countdown is and leave it out all year for whatever event you want to count down. I'd like to have one in my kitchen sink window.
This image is showing you out the wall shelf designing wood pallet effect with the incorporative use of the rustic pallet framing in it. It is rather creative and simplicity added out in the whole creation. It is also incorporated with the taste of the shelf being adjusted right on top of it.