A dreamy new home for the French Fox

French Fox blanket

The naughty French Fox has found his new home and it couldn't be more dreamy!  Please head on over to "In The Window Seat" to see what Melissa has done with her daughter Evelyn's room, here.  It's the kind of eclectic room that's rich with history, texture and space for a child's imaginative play! … [Read more...]

vintage ticking, linen and lace…oh my!

vintage ticking bowl and sachets

As the weather warms I look for light cottons and linens to work with.  I had so much fun making my fabric bowls, you can find the tutorial here, that I decided to make a very large one out of some vintage ticking I was using to make lavender sachets.  I lined it with an antique white linen.  The … [Read more...]

Just one thing and a cloth napkin tutorial

picnic kit

We are in the season of cook outs, barbeques, picnics and outdoor parties.  And with that comes garbage bags full of  trash.  Plastic utensils, plastic plates and plastic table cloths.  All single use and all end up in a landfill or worse out in the ocean, it's pretty much a nightmare and all for a … [Read more...]

little tiny dress…..

little dress

  This adorable frock  is called the Little Geranium Dress.  How cute is it!?  The size is 0 to 3 months, so tiny!  I don't remember my babies being so small :)  I found this free pattern at Made By Rae.  I'm looking for baby patterns that I could make to coordinate with quilts, bibs etc. … [Read more...]

I’ve made some pillows….a quick and easy tutorial

Llyta Firecracker fabric

With warmer weather fast approaching I wanted to make some pillows with a fresh, light-colored fabric that would harmonize with all the neutrals in my living room.  I also wanted some more color!  I headed over to my Pinterest fabric board to go over what I had collected.  Most of what I really love … [Read more...]

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