I was sorting out my fabric scrap bag and found four prints in black and white. Not quite a yard of each and not sure what to make with them, back in the bag they went. Later same day, on Pinterest searching for studio wall art ideas I saw this picture…how is this for boho dreamy kick off your flip flops and stay awhile. 🙂 … Continue reading The inspiration for black, white with jute all over AfroBoho Floor Cushion
Making a village quilt was such a fun project! Time consuming but fun! I was inspired to do a village quilt from two art pieces we have by Andrea BeLoff. I love the feel of her art. Especially her tropical collection. This one is called “Tropical Holiday”. Imagine sitting at the window of your tropical island cottage, shutters open, just sitting, sipping tea and enjoying … Continue reading Mi Casa Tu Casa Village Quilt Floor Cushion
This Spring I wanted to spruce up our patio by making new cushions for the patio furniture. I was hunting for a tropical Sunbrella (outdoor) fabric until I came across this Richloom designer fabric for $4.00 a yard (normally sells for $20.00 ++ a yard). Needless to say my hunt for outdoor fabric just went out the door. Eureka, so I thought. Until I inspected all 11 yards that I purchased. Sometimes things are … Continue reading Pillow Bling – DIY Pillows-how to cover flaws in fabric
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.
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