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Up^Cycle Pillow Shown in BHG Book

  Cover of 2012 Better Homes and Gardens New Cottage Style I am very pleased to announce that one of my pillows is pictured in Better Homes & Gardens “New Cottage Style” book which came out last summer!   The gentleman who bought the pillows (you can view his blog here) notified me that they used one in […]


Welcome to 2011!

So I’m a little behind the game this year, we’re into spring now & my husband thinks it’s about time I updated my blog.   In fairness to me, I haven’t actualy made anything new yet this year for my Etsy store.  And now the snow is finally gone so I’ll be outside digging in the […]


Hand Tying a Queen Sized Quilt

Materials Needed: Backing (I used a king sized sheet) Batting (make sure it’s bigger than your quilt top) Quilt top Thread to tie with. I used the heavy emroidery floss they sell in ropes with the normal floss, it doesn’t seperate out like the lighter weight floss. I think it was DMC Color Variations Pearl […]