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DESIGN ON A DIME • Housing Works Thrift Shops

HOUSING WORKS THRIFT SHOPS are having a benefit this week-end to raise $$$ for people living with AIDS/HIV.  Famous interior designers have set up model rooms and… 59 more words


Cutting Off Their Nose to Spite Their Face

Currently, New York law not only prohibits municipalities from depositing their funds in credit unions, it also prohibits these funds from being deposited in savings banks and savings and loan associations. 471 more words


Five Things

Hello! Happy Friday!

How’s your week been? It’s been a pretty good week here – a mix of time spent with friends and lazy mornings, puttering around the house. 1,000 more words


Slipcovers for Handles (or How I Spent My Rainy April Afternoon)

I love a good slipcover – white duck cloth on sofas (like this and this and this) and chairs and anything else – I love it. 643 more words


NYC Thrift Finds


So I did a little bit of thrifting the other day and found two amazing gems. I wasn’t expecting to buy anything when I walked in. 177 more words

Is It Spring Yet?

Hello! I’m back!

I had a feeling that I would be slowing down on projects in February, but I thought I would sew SOMETHING in the midst of all the… 881 more words


My new friends.........JAX and MAX

Today at the Housing Works Thrift ………..I met JAX ……..dressed for winter in his very “chic” woolies.

He was preoccupied with checking out MAXINE.

MAXINE was not especially cordial…….or interested.

HELLO !  My name is MAX !!!