Saturday, February 20, 2010
Here's my latest finished project: a sweet vintage chenille mixed with new pink milky and white soft chenille fabric. I've used a vintage bed sheet as the binding and backed it with the super soft white chenille fabric. So snuggly. Now, if only I had a grand child to give it to...
Thursday, February 18, 2010
Here's a gift idea that is simple easy to do! I sewed a kitchen dish towel to the matching dish cloth, added some ribbon for ties and you have a durable, cute bib apron. I gave it to my friend for her birthday - she says sometimes she lets the top part hang and uses it to wipe her hands while she is cooking in the kitchen! Since this easy apron is made from a thick, absorbent dish towel you can wipe your hands all day long on it! Check out the clearance section for cute dish towel patterns and sets. Very inexpensive to make. Hope you enjoy...
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Girls Handmade Upcycled Vintage Pillowcase Dress, 'Sister Sister'
This dress is perfect for Easter! I have the matching vintage pillowcase ready to custom make a matching sister dress - just contact me about what size you need and I will create a custom listing for you.
This one of a kind vintage pillowcase dress was upcycled from a vintage pillowcase. It has an adorable ruffle at hem. Shoulder ties made from same vintage pillowcase. It is approximately 22” long. Go to my Etsy shop for details.
Friday, February 12, 2010
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
Saturday, February 6, 2010
Ok, so you know by now that I love vintage embroidered linens! Especially pillowcases and baby quilts. I was able to purchase another vintage baby quilt and am so excited! There are five blocks of embroidered babies set on white with yellow borders and a white ruffled edge. All the quilting appears to be hand done and this vintage quilt is in excellent condition! Sorry folks, I won't be offering it for sale in my Etsy shop. Too cute. Must keep! Here's a few photos I just took (sorry not much light today outside so photos aren't great). Enjoy viewing...