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A Special Quilt, for a Special Lady

 A few years ago I was toying with fabrics and quilting. I made a few things as practice and then decided I wanted a cover for my sewing machine. I got a charm pack and measured my machine. Its a Brother. Nothing special but She is special to me. She works hard, sometimes fusses and doesn't… Continue reading A Special Quilt, for a Special Lady

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Lily’s Blue Box

I put this flower bed out a few years ago and just recently decided to paint it. I wanted a color pretty close to the shutters of my house. I got a solid stain from Lowe's, took apart the flower bed and painted it. It turned out really well and is still holding up almost… Continue reading Lily’s Blue Box

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Hard As Nails

A few months ago me and my best friend set out to make our first nail and string art. It went pretty well. We used some ply wood squares from Lowe's. I used my left over dinning room paint and poured some Martha Stewart Pearl paint in a color that I cant remember. I poured… Continue reading Hard As Nails

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Polka-Dot-Pots

Every Spring I try to change the color of my flower pots to give my yard a change of color. I sometimes try to match that color with flowers, if possible. Here is some of the pots and colors that I've done over the last couple of years. I use spray paint in whatever color… Continue reading Polka-Dot-Pots

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Little Pantry, Lot of Food

A while back I decided that  I  we needed more space in our pantry. It was a decent sized pantry but not up to its full potential. We had a ton of wire shelves in the garage that was given to us from an old office building. I took everything out, took down the 3… Continue reading Little Pantry, Lot of Food

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The Only Runner In The House

I wanted to make something that would stand out and be new and pretty with the table revamp. So I searched and searched and came across a quilted zigzag table runner by The Missouri Star Quilt Company. I loved it! It was so unique. So I went to Joann's the other day and picked out… Continue reading The Only Runner In The House

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One night stand

My mother in law gave us a lot of her childhood furniture, including this night stand. It wasn't really my taste so I decided to revamp it and put it to good use instead of collecting cobwebs in the basement.  I was looking for a stand for my new fish tank and this fit the… Continue reading One night stand