New Year’s Table….

Now you have the traditions and the menu....but how will you set the mood of your table? Will it be casual or GLAM and over the top? Traditional or crazy? maybe magical? While trying to decide for my own little supper in front of the fire theme...I did find some awesome tablescapes to share with you......maybe one will jump right onto your table this Eve! Enjoy! Are your creative juices running? Get busy! and please share your idea's! L.       … [Read more...]

Snowman Slippers!

Here's a cute project for a "Stocking Stuffer"....Using just a couple of snowflake buttons, you can transform a pair of store-bought slippers into "Snowman Slippers"!   how cute is that for your grandkids or even yourself!   You will need: Slippers tracing paper white, orange and black felt matching embroidery floss snowflake buttons 1. For each slipper use the diagram below cut out (I just freehand cut mine) the head, nose, mouth and eye shapes from felt....depending on the size of the slipper you will have to adjust your snowman's head.... 2. Use three … [Read more...]

Table runner/pillow

Soooo, your at homegoods...sigh..... and you see this beautiful table runner, but you have enough tablerunners to last a lifetime....but.....its on clearance.....$6.00.....WHAT!.....have to buy it.....ok get it home......Now what?...think PILLOW! Yup......sewed the sides....opened the bottom and filled with fiberfill.....while watching Halloween Cupcake Wars.....slip stitched it closed and BAM.....a 72" pillow....fits perfectly across a full-sized bed as an accent pillow, or on my bench......how about the couch? well, its going on the bed in the guest room.....$6.00 and an hour of my … [Read more...]