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Grain Sack Pillow

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There’s a little store in Dadeville Al that I like to visit. Old Bank Antiques While I was there in November ’11, I found a couple of grain sacks*. When I asked my baby girl what she wanted for Christmas, she said, Just Make Me Something! I washed and dried …

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Feed Sacks

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They’re not just for animals! I’ve seen several versions of feed sacks made into totes. Of course, I had to try one. I meet a lady at Lake Martin this week and she gave me some of her feed sacks, she reuses them for garbage bags.  That’s a great idea …

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Curtains

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Auction’s for Alabama @ Restore Interiors-ends June 1st!! As Murphy discussed on Monday, well she did, I have been working on some curtains.  When am I ever going to learn to just buy stuff!  Never, I’m sure.  I broke two needles and I think my feeds need some kind of …

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I want to be like her, when I grow up!

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My mama is such an inspiration in my life.  I’ve watched her overcome many hardships, no matter the outcome, she taught me to push forward with everything in life.  I remember she always said, “Can’t never could”!  I think about that anytime I start a project.  If you never try because …

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For the love of Burlap!

Roll of Fresh Burlap!

I have an addiction to a few things, one of them being burlap!  Potato sacks, transporter of coffee beans, or just from a roll; there’s something about the rough texture that draws me to it!  I bought a white bedskirt from Wal*mart, knowing that I would eventually replace it, this …

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Create a Slipcover for Your Ottoman

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Create a Slipcover for Your Ottoman If you have an old ottoman, you can give it a new life with new attitude!  By recovering it with a great fabric and adding pom pom ball fringe!  One of my all time favorite fringes!  I covered an old blue ottoman with black and white …

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Donate or Recycle?

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I was going through my closet dreaming of smaller days.  When I noticed this houndstooth skirt, I do love black and white!  I put it in the pile of the things to take to Goodwill.  I kept picking it up and thinking, I just love this print!  I know an …

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Pillow covers from a tablecloth!

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I decided to make another post today, since the first one only consisted of putting a picture in a frame.  Before Christmas, on one of my few many trips to TJ Maxx, I found this beautiful tablecloth.  I had so many ideas for what I could do with it and …

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