Build: mudroom bins on wheels
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Monday, January 27, 2014
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Chocolate Birthday Party
Friday, January 17, 2014
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Sew: custom canvas tote
I'm over at Pretty Handy Girl today with the full tutorial on how to sew a canvas tote.
This tote is made from drop cloth and outdoor canvas and even includes a painted monogram that anyone can do using a lightbox.
I'm linking up to:
Nifty Thrifty Sunday @ Nifty Thrifty Things
That DIY Party @ The DIY Showoff
Tutorials & Tips Tuesday @ Home Stories A to Z
The Scoop @ Lolly Jane
Strut Your Stuff @ Somewhat Simple
Share Awesomeness Thur @ The 36th Avenue
Pretty Things Thursday @ Scissors & Spatulas
Flaunt it Friday @ Chic on a Shoestring
Frugal Friday @ The Shabby Nest
Furniture Feature Friday @ Miss Mustard Seed
SAS @ Just a Girl
Remodelaholics Anonymous @ Remodelaholic
inspiration board @ Carolyns Homework
Monday, January 13, 2014
Friday, January 10, 2014
Paint: diy historical plaque
This little plaque below is attached near the front door of our house. It's significant because it pays tribute to the original owner of this home, Samuel Brown, who built the main part of our saltbox colonial somewhere around 1740.
The only problem is nobody uses the front door. Like ever.
So my husband had the grand idea for me to replicate the plaque and hang it above the dining room mantel:
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Sew: diy ipad case with cross stitch monogram
Make your own ipad case using corduroy and gingham fabric then add a beautiful cross stitch monogram.
I made two versions, one using drop cloth with a painted monogram (I'll share the details on that another day) and the corduroy version:
The cross stitch monogram detail is very easy hand stitching that adds the perfect touch of personalization:
Monday, January 6, 2014
Build: diy craft island