Summer Bedroom refresh with Yellow and White

It’s Summer and time to freshen up the bedroom in sunny yellow and white embroidered pillows. Starting out with my favorite white ruffle duvet cover and shams. Adding yellow silk embroidered euro pillows I made years ago. I purchased this fabric from a custom drapery and quilt workroom.  Can you believe it was less than $1.00 a yard.  Tip: If you are looking for designer … Continue reading Summer Bedroom refresh with Yellow and White

Faux Fur Pillows- Winter Masterbed Refresh

Happy New Year! Have we all recouped from bringing in the New Year?  Well I can finally say I have recouped!  I danced, we danced, literally all night like teenagers and I dearly paid for it.  God knows I haven’t moved these bones like that in years. So the question is…why didn’t I think of the repercussions of such fun-filled-foolishness. OMG, I was aching from … Continue reading Faux Fur Pillows- Winter Masterbed Refresh

Indian Paisley Bed Runner and Large Pillow – DIY

This particular fabric by Kravet is titled Latika Festival.  It’s a Damask fabric,  an Indian Paisley print made of 100% linen.  It can run up to $30.00 a yard. You have seen it in many design applications I’m sure. From draperies, pillows, upholstery to bedding.  I think it’s a gorgeous print. The only way I can describe it in “my” dictionary of design terms is having a bold print, soft undertones with an … Continue reading Indian Paisley Bed Runner and Large Pillow – DIY

Soft and Cozy Faux Fur DIY Throw Blanket

Mr. snowman must have made it down to FL. and brought some of the cold weather with him.  🙂  Although it’s Florida it can get a bit too chilly for me.   So it’s time to bring out the blankets!!  Can you believe we only have one blanket that actually fits our bed!!! For our wedding gift 30yrs ago my Mom made us this oversized king afghan.  I love it and … Continue reading Soft and Cozy Faux Fur DIY Throw Blanket

Tropical Bed Scarf and Neckroll

This past week-end was wet and rainy so I deemed myself house bound which gave me the opportunity to finally finish my bed scarf and accent neck roll.   A while back The Marriott Beach Resort had a liquidation sale because of renovations.  We purchased 4 drapery panels in perfect condition. Had them dry cleaned. The lining was a little faded from the sun so I replaced the lining, … Continue reading Tropical Bed Scarf and Neckroll

Bohemian Bed Scarf -DIY with colorful yarn trim

A Bed Scarf.  One of my favorite things to sew and create. This one is in my Bohemian designed guest room.   This bed scarf fits a queen size bed and is 24″wide.  The fringe is made with yarn picking up all the colors of the cotton fabric. I chose a completely different print for the reverse side. Smaller in width so the top fabric shows as a trim when flipped … Continue reading Bohemian Bed Scarf -DIY with colorful yarn trim