Sunday, July 24, 2011

Latest weekend project

Quickie valance--made from $2 worth of burlap, $4.50 worth of fringe, $4 corbels from the Salvation Army.  $10.50 window treatment!

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Another monogram

This time, a table runner!

Monday, July 18, 2011


Pillow for the family room sectional:

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Rod pocket drop cloth drape

Phase II: a rod pocket treatment, which I like better than clips.  Not sure what to do next.  I think we'll live with it for a few days, then I'll figure out how to embellish it.

And here are the drapes in the day time.  I think they will do for now, I just need to iron and hem them both, and get some tie backs from Tuesday Morning:

Friday, July 15, 2011

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Home improvement

We scored some new lights from Craigslist, and over the weekend had them installed.  First, the chandelier:

The medallion for the chandelier:

We also got these pendants:

While the workmen were here, I got Aggie to help me hang this drop cloth, which we are going to use as a curtain:

Monday, July 11, 2011

Working on the baby girl's decor

I worked on decor items for Charlotte's bedroom over the weekend.  Here's a monogrammed pillow:

And drop cloth curtains, trimmed with decor fabric, pom pons, ribbons and rick rack: