It Takes a Village – Fall Tablescape for two

Happy Fall!  Thanks for taking a few moments to visit and read my chit-chat. Well I said I was not going to do any Fall decorating because I did not want Summer to end.   But…. To make a long story short, I was searching for a particular Christmas fabric print on Ebay when this print popped up on the sidebar entitled “It Takes a … Continue reading It Takes a Village – Fall Tablescape for two

Life Under the Palms – table topper and table cloth

One sunny day I was laying outside under the palm trees gathering my thoughts looking up to the sky, and it became my next DIY project inspiration. Inspiration: Tropical palm trees   I remembered during my purging I had purchased tropical palm fabric by Tommy Bahama. Don’t remember how much per yard it was, but I guarantee it was on sale. Can you believe how much it resembles my garden. … Continue reading Life Under the Palms – table topper and table cloth

Table Runner, golden chenille with ethnic appeal.

Hey there!!  How’s your New Year’s Resolutions going?  I already broke mine!! 🙂 Whatever!  Anyhoo,  I wanted to share the re-making of this table runner.   I purchased this runner from Ross back in Nov.  and couldn’t believe the price $5.99 for chenille, so I decided get it and save it for a January. I  like this soft chenille fabric, but it was only 13″ wide. The runners I create  are … Continue reading Table Runner, golden chenille with ethnic appeal.

Christmas Quilts

I love sewing and creating quilts. Now I can quilt with pure joy because  years back I made custom quilts for clients.  It became too much stress and the joy faded so I stopped making them.  The bug resurfaced this year and I made two quilts for friends. This inspired me to pull out from storage one of the Christmas quilts  I made for myself a few years back for my breakfast table. Using Christmas traditional colors in red, … Continue reading Christmas Quilts

Dressing The Round Table – Round table cloths and toppers

Round table cloths are another favorite. They gracefully fall to the floor like an elegant evening gown. The round table gracefully greeting you in a foyer   (via Pinterest) In a corner of a library: A Living room:   Elegant dinner table:     A little bohemian playfulness:  LOVE this!!  (via Pinterest) Outdoor garden event.   Feeling Pastoral: Toile and checks: I created this little resersible round topper years ago and … Continue reading Dressing The Round Table – Round table cloths and toppers