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Christmas pillows...

My DIL, Celia, always puts the cutest Christmas pillows on her sofa and bed. I admit to being inspired! I often buy pillows but you know what? 165 more words

Quilt Related

Craft Fairs!

It’s craft fair season! Last Saturday my lovely friend Danielle and I split a table at the school on Gabriola for my first sale of the season, and it went really well! 155 more words


An really cute and easy way to decorate for Christmas

One of my favorite ways to decorate for Christmas is using “stuff”, like inexpensive decorations and incorporating them into what I already have. I like “filling” containers, laying Christmas “picks” on shelves, books, etc., creating “vignettes” in old boxes, etc. 442 more words


Squares ...

These squares are to be made into a ‘Blanket of Love’ for a friend of mine, who is having a hard time with her mental health. 106 more words

Mental Health

First Sale! ...sort of.

The first time I bought some copper I met one of the owners who seemed moderately interested in what I was using it for.  Or maybe I simply started a conversation, which I frequently do just to make for a more pleasant day.   237 more words


Christmas Wreaths

My Christmas wreath from last year was a winter style, suitable for leaving out all winter.  But, the ribbon was really sad, so I turned it into a fall wreath for this year.  398 more words


Friday Favorites: White Elephant Gifts

This weekend, Chelsea and I are headed to her brother and sister-in-law’s annual Christmas party! It’s a fun event we look forward to every year, and it always includes a white elephant gift exchange. 427 more words