DIY Ruffled Burlap/Ticking Tree Skirt

Ruffled Tree Skirt

  One of my most treasured wedding gifts was from my Grandmother.  She made my new husband and I our very first holiday decorations.  It was such a clever gift since we were young and just starting out.  We really didn't have holiday decor, certainly nothing that matched. But, as the years … [Read more...]

Fabulous DIY First Birthday Hat

Step # 9: Decorate.... I simply added a matching bow to the top of this hat.  I plan to give this away as a gift and would love to add a diamond broach and maybe some feathers.

  A couple weeks ago I posted a fabulous 1st birthday party that my dear friend Trinity hosted for her daughter.  It was bright, colorful, creative and over the top fun!  If you missed it, check it out here! Trinity did all the work for her daughter's birthday bash but she did ask for … [Read more...]

A Place to Create–My Teeny-Tiny Craft Area

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Right before Christmas, I decided that I was sick to death of hiding my sewing machine in the guest room closet every time I was done using it.  Surely (if I moved around several incredibly heavy pieces of furniture), surely there was room to carve out a craft corner.  I already had an old sewing … [Read more...]

Ruffled Burlap Table Runner

DIY burlap table runner

  My kitchen table (that was my grandmother's, which my husband calls the "bomb shelter" due to its weight...{sigh} I totally love it.) has a center opening where the leaves can go in to extend it. Over the last few years, the opening doesn't close tightly and probably could use some … [Read more...]

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