Category Archives: Repurposed

A Couple Scrap Quilts

I recently finished up the binding on a couple quilts almost entirely scrappy in nature. The first is a log cabin using widths of cut up jeans and khakis – all worn at one time to my family.  The red in … Continue reading

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The BFF Ornament

My 9-year-old came home last week and announced that her best friend declared they would be secret Santas…with each other.  “I know, I know, we’re not supposed to know who our secret Santa is, but Miranda said we’ll just skip … Continue reading

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Lately

Here’s what I haven’t done lately:  finish anything (and it’s driving me cr-a-zy), walk the dog who is the equilivant of a five-year-old age and energy wise, finish anything, take a yoga class, finish anything, go to lunch with friends, … Continue reading

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Wine Cork Corkboard

I finished this Corkboard a couple weeks ago and had planned to do a whole French post with Tarte Tatin and hat stands and a long-overdue embroidery project, but I am woefully behind in my craft projects. Really, though, this … Continue reading

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November is . . .

I have declared my November a   S  L  O  W   month. That means I’m going to work on a long-languishing writing project in the mornings and hand-stitching in the afternoons.  I have a bunch of embroidery work to do that … Continue reading

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A Re-re-purposed Frame

A few years ago my neighbor pawned off one of her frogged items: Originally it was supposed to be a clock: I took it thinking I would use it to display be ceramic magnets that I was making back then.  But … Continue reading

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Glitter

Truth be told: I didn’t get much crafty time today…blaming it on cleaning the shed, running errands, and trying out a new recipe for supper (Mexican Pepper Casserole = not bad, not great). But I did finish up a glitter … Continue reading

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