Call me sentimental, but this one dollar thrifted find is more than just an apron to me. It tells a story. It comes to me preloaded with history. The worn fabric feels soft in my fingers and I admire the worn floral fabric. It’s starting… Read More
Finally, the last part of the sofa cover tutorial.
When making these slipcovers, you’ll be working on them inside out with seams facing you. How to Sew Cushion Slipcovers: Take a cushion off the sofa and measure the length, height and depth. Make sure you add a generous seam allowance to those measurements. If… Read More
Something about the idea of sewing a couch slipcover is hugely daunting. Maybe it’s the sheer size of it or perhaps it’s the awkward shapes, but it sounds like something for the experts. That’s totally not the case. This is actually a project I would… Read More
16 pairs of jeans and lots of fabric scraps = an heirloom quilt for Poppets first birthday!
This cushion was meant to look like a rose, but I’m beginning to think it resembles a Pavlova more. Not that it matters ’cause Pavlova is wonderful too! After admiring a cushion like this in a store, I was loathe to pay the requested $45.… Read More
Table runners are so wonderfully simple to make and can really change the look of a room. This fabric was given to me a few months ago and came all the way from Zimbabwe! It’s so gorgeous and the print had the perfect dimensions for… Read More
These cute flowers are super quick and real easy to make. All you need is some newspaper and thin wire.