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Creamy bouquet with notes of blue | Photo by Carolyn Ann

Creamy bouquet with notes of blue | Photo by Carolyn Ann

I added a cute kitty to an old unfinished sketch of flowers and I really like it. I just need to fix the left eye a bit. Sometimes I don't notice mistakes in my drawings until after I scan or photograph it. There's just something about looking at it on a screen. #floral #tiger #prismacolor #sketchbook #illustration #art #artsogram #artist #artistlife

I added a cute kitty to an old unfinished sketch of flowers and I really like it. I just need to fix the left eye a bit. Sometimes I don't notice mistakes in my drawings until after I scan or photograph it. There's just something about looking at it on a screen. #floral #tiger #prismacolor #sketchbook #illustration #art #artsogram #artist #artistlife

How do I replace/restore the handles on this old steamer trunk? Check out the full project So I was at a thrift store recently and this trunk was there. There was a lot of obvious damage so I was able to negotiate the price down quite a bit hut now that I have it I was wondering about how to restore it. As you can see from the pics both of the leather handles were ripped off at some point and a lot of the exterior fabric paneling looks pretty dirty. The inside is missing a hinge on the left…

How do I replace/restore the handles on this old steamer trunk? Check out the full project So I was at a thrift store recently and this trunk was there. There was a lot of obvious damage so I was able to negotiate the price down quite a bit hut now that I have it I was wondering about how to restore it. As you can see from the pics both of the leather handles were ripped off at some point and a lot of the exterior fabric paneling looks pretty dirty. The inside is missing a hinge on the left…

Now this is something I'd love to try on! For whatever reason wrap dresses feel old to me so this is perfect and simple enough to be dressed down or up

Stitch Fix Box #4

Now this is something I'd love to try on! For whatever reason wrap dresses feel old to me so this is perfect and simple enough to be dressed down or up

I've had this old milk can for a while now and finally decided to do something with it.

I've had this old milk can for a while now and finally decided to do something with it.

You probably all know by now that I {LOVE} to repurpose things and transform old and vintage finds into something new and special. When I saw this vintage floral sheet at a thrift store recently it immediately reminded me of the bedding that my grandmother had in her guest room, and I started feeling nostalgic for those days of childhood sleepovers. So, I did the first thing that came to mind – I created my own grown-up variation of the sleepover sheets by {Read More}

Vintage Sheet Sleep Shorts

You probably all know by now that I {LOVE} to repurpose things and transform old and vintage finds into something new and special. When I saw this vintage floral sheet at a thrift store recently it immediately reminded me of the bedding that my grandmother had in her guest room, and I started feeling nostalgic for those days of childhood sleepovers. So, I did the first thing that came to mind – I created my own grown-up variation of the sleepover sheets by {Read More}

Little Kid And Dog Have A Conversation

Photographer gets too close to predator, then something amazing happens…

i love the idea of up-cycling old clothing into something new and fresh! though i could have done with just cutting and hemming the original dress

i love the idea of up-cycling old clothing into something new and fresh! though i could have done with just cutting and hemming the original dress

Embellish a Skirt with raw edge appliques and turn an ordinary skirt into something fabulous!

Easy Sewing Projects

Embellish a Skirt with raw edge appliques and turn an ordinary skirt into something fabulous!

hanging windows

Hickory Street Annex Wedding by After Yes + Sarah Kate, Photographer

@ Poppytalk: Pretty DIY from Ideas Magazine:  Fix tears in an old quilt or duvet cover using pretty remnants like denim and floral fabric and stitch using various styles like long or short, crosses, etc. using embroidery thread.

4 Pretty DIYs from Ideas Magazine

@ Poppytalk: Pretty DIY from Ideas Magazine: Fix tears in an old quilt or duvet cover using pretty remnants like denim and floral fabric and stitch using various styles like long or short, crosses, etc. using embroidery thread.