A Boho Pillow refreshed and made funky

Is it time to refresh your pillows for Summer?  Sometimes taking an old pillow you love and dressing it up a bit is all you need.  Plus it’s fun to see how creative you can be. I saw this fun pom-pom trim at Hobby Lobby, and thought how cute it would be to accent a bohemian pillow I made a while back. I was not quite sure how I was going … Continue reading A Boho Pillow refreshed and made funky

The Funky Zebra Print…. Floor Pouf – Fabric Leftovers

I think Zebra Print is….well, Funky.  You either love it or look the other way. Exotic Animal fabric prints will always be in my fabric collection. But the Zebra print is my favorite. Last month after finishing the outdoor table runner and a few pillows (See more of that post here) I had more Zebra print fabric left. Inspired by  Jamala over at VivaLaVintageforyourhome stated if you have left over fabric … Continue reading The Funky Zebra Print…. Floor Pouf – Fabric Leftovers

Pillows Worthy of Golden Words – Gold Leaf pillow

If you love pillows, like I do…grab a few yards of linen fabric, liquid gold leaf, a few Swarovski crystals and create a pillow worthy of golden words. Awesome Jamala of  VivalaVintageforyourhome.wordpress.com asked if I would  join her and others in doing a DIY project using gold leaf.  Why yes I would.  This was the perfect opportunity to use this technique for a Thanksgiving pillow.  I have never used gold leaf but willing to … Continue reading Pillows Worthy of Golden Words – Gold Leaf pillow

Framed Gallery Wall wtih Floral Fabric Backdrop

Hi there.  Happy Wednesday!  Hope you are having a wonderful week. The saying April showers bring May flowers is definitely true, our garden is blooming beautiful flowers to welcome May. Aren’t they beautiful? I wish they could stay this beautiful all year.  Since last Wednesday I’ve picked Gardenias and Roses,  placing them around the house.  There’s nothing like the fresh aroma of flowers.  It’s no doubt I love surrounding myself with beautiful flowers. Outside … Continue reading Framed Gallery Wall wtih Floral Fabric Backdrop

Vanity Chair Trash to Treasure with Faux Fur

Early one morning  just before sunrise my husband was out walking the dogs with his LED cap light on.  As he passes a home, in the driveway he spots a torn/broken upholstered vanity chair left for trash pickup.  He decided to give it a second look. “Hmmm”, he thinks, “this looks like solid wood in pretty good condition,  I know my wife could probably do something with this”!  So with both dogs on leashes in one hand,  and … Continue reading Vanity Chair Trash to Treasure with Faux Fur

Lumbar Pillow Wraps

Want a quick and easy way to update the look of your solid color pillows, regardless of the size or shape.  Create Pillow Wraps. Long story short: We needed lumbar pillows for our outdoor chaise lounges.  The chaise lounges from Overstock.com  The four sets I liked (can’t just have one set), the price tag totaled $170.32!  So I needed to think of something less expensive. Purchased a set of 2,  Sunbrella outdoor beige lumbar pillows 12″ x … Continue reading Lumbar Pillow Wraps