Vintage Christmas Gift Tags & More Wrapping Ideas

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Do you enjoy wrapping Christmas gifts as much as I do? At the end of October (or sooner), I start thinking about what my theme will be for the upcoming season. Last year, it was a mix of natural, black & red with handmade chalkboard gift tags. This time, I decided to stick with neutrals […]

DIY Roman Shade Using Spoonflower Fabric

DIY Roman Shade (sew + no sew technique)

When we first moved into our current house more than 10 years ago, I had lofty ambitions to create custom window treatments for every room. I managed to sew drapery for our living room, kitchen, and dining room, and even sewed a roman shade for our bathroom. Then, the busyness of life got in the […]

Easy Button Gift Embellishments + Gold Necklace Giveaway!

Easy Button Gift Embellishment

Welcome to the last installment of the One Item Project Challenge.¬†We’ve had a lot of fun over the past few weeks getting creative with fabric paint and gold leafing. This week I chose BUTTONS as the craft supply we all had to work with, since most of us already have some on hand and they’re […]

Printed Tea Towels {One Item Project Challenge}

DIY snowflake printed tea towels

As some of you may remember, way back in May and June, I was part of the Outdoor Extravaganza. I had so much fun collaborating with a few of my blogger friends during the series that I decided to create something similar this fall, but with a new twist. For the One Item Project Challenge, […]

Basement Fabric Considerations

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Over the extended Canada Day weekend, I took a bit of a break to spend some time with family and friends. It has been quite a few years since I’ve camped in a tent, but I have to admit it was better than I remembered. It was really nice to get away and not think […]

Decorative Pillows On My Mind

Decorative Pillows from Z Gallerie

Do you remember disliking Sundays as a kid? My husband and I were just talking about this the other day and my son was “WHAT!” He happens to be a big fan of Sundays and I can say I’ve grown to love them too. We’re not big on sleeping in (and our dog wouldn’t let […]