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Hat + ears = cuteness overload!

I love this hat pattern, the Cosy Winter Hood from the book Oliver +S “Little Things to Sew“.  Really what isn’t to love about it, it’s a hat with ears! 390 more words

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Upcycling the kitchen table

When we moved into the house at the end of April we had a kitchen table that we were debating whether to keep. Originally it had been my mum and dad’s kitchen table from about 15 years ago and then it had been a kitchen table and a craft table for me for a few years while the chairs were being stored in my parents garage, but it was still structurally solid.  292 more words

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Red Dotted Lines shelf

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Another boring shelf upcycled with red spray paint, red paint drips, and found rusty bottle caps.  I used the top edges of paper as a template to spray paint and get the red lines of dots.

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KCW Summer 2015: Day 4-A's Gargoyle Garden

Lots of walking, some yardsale-ing, one bunny, one ground hog, one marsh, two creeks, and some pattern organization happened today.  Suddenly it was bedtime without sewing a stitch.  176 more words

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"The Doors" Table

Originally a $5.00 Goodwill plant stand, I had been using this plain wooden table when I decided it needed to be painted ( why did it take me so long to think of it), gave it a coat of white primer/paint, and then turned it upside down to drip black paint on it. 94 more words

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Risky Slitness

Take a look at this gem:

Pros: (1) Fit me quite well (2) Lovely white lace fabric with a 2 layered lining (3) No stains/rips (4) Only cost $6.00! 375 more words

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Fruit bowl

I’ve been collecting fruit stickers for quite a while.  This was an old brown bowl with a beautiful shape.  I spray painted various colors and painted it.   73 more words

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