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Indigo Obsessions 

It was fate. There’s no other explanation. Indigo dye half price? Obviously I had to buy all they had, sadly that only amounted to four packets. 187 more words

Craft Projects

A Peek at My New Writing Desk

I am already on my way to Louisville, Kentucky to a meeting of the Jane Austen Society of North America.  But I’m so excited I just have to share a few pictures of this amazing project that my husband just finished. 301 more words


Re:Make at Fort Mason

I had one precious weekend off in September and we didn’t have any plans in place. Sometimes, spontaneity can bring on some pretty pleasant surprises and that was certainly the case for us that weekend. 252 more words

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Celadon Ceramics 

Along with a love of blue and white, I also adore celadon green. I have a few pieces purchased from markets and brought back from trips overseas, but after the success of my… 68 more words

Craft Projects

Make a Pottery Barn-Inspired Swing Shelf Using Fence Pickets!

Like I had posted earlier in my mason jar wall vase tutorial, Chris and I had some leftover fence pickets and we were looking for a way to use them in our home and I came across a swing shelf idea on Pinterest.  466 more words


Captain Wentworth's Letter

I’ve been thinking about Jane Austen’s Persuasion lately- maybe because autumnal weather puts me in mind of Austen’s most autumnal novel, or maybe because I’m heading to North America’s largest meetup of Jane Austen fans and scholars… 677 more words


Fall Wreaths

I love a beautiful seasonal wreath hanging on the entry door. It’s so welcoming and helps unify the interior and exterior seasonal décor. But I’d never made my own wreath before. 313 more words