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 one of the old sacks. and I cut it in half. I stuffed in a couple of … [Read more...]

In The Kitchen

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A while back I talked about cooling my kitchen, you can see that here, but here's where I am so far.  I never finish. The oven really hasn't been used much since February, when Mr. reFresh and I went on a diet. The kitchen is where I do most of my projects, thank goodness for granite. It has a large eat in area. Please ignore that other … [Read more...]

How to Make a Pillow From a T-Shirt and Placemat

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How to Make a Pillow from a T-shirt and a Placemat (Murphy is such a great model!) She loves working at reFresh!  Hey this is nothing new, Yes, it's been done before. Making pillow covers out these unusual items has been around forever, basically pillow covers can be made of anything. Here's a couple bargain one's that I made this week, … [Read more...]

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 Alabama fan that needs something made out of this.  If you have an article of clothing that you … [Read more...]

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 not use it as a tablecloth.  I thought about curtains (for the room that I just painted), a … [Read more...]