repurposing doilies in an easy project

Repurposing Doilies in an Easy Project

I used doilies to cover a lampshade. This had been on my list of fun things to do for a while.

i made a jacket from an antique table cloth

I Made a Jacket From An Antique Table Cloth

I have been interested in doing things with antique linens. I have made aprons and shadow boxes and today I tried a jacket.

lace bowls

Lace Bowls

I was given several antique lace doilies. I thought I would try to use a stiffie formula and make some bowls. I used half mod podge and half water to make the mix. I submerged them in the mix and dried them on upside down bowls

my thanksgiving table 2018

My Thanksgiving Table 2018

I love to have my family over on Thanksgiving day. I plan ahead and am always on the lookout for new ideas. I have wanted to do a blue theme for several years. So I jumped in.

little music ornament

Little Music Ornament

I make an ornament each year for family and friends. This year I made little cubes of music and bells.

sweet little rocking chair

Sweet Little Rocking Chair

I found a lovely little rocking chair for a child at a yard sale. I decided to remake it to sell at my craft fair.

painting glass jars

Painting Glass Jars

I wanted to decorate for a luncheon using purple. I decided to make a center piece with glass jars. It was one of my early experiences with chalk paint.

redo that old leather couch

Redo That Old Leather Couch

We have a great comfortable sofa that will electrically recline. But the light color had worn off. Not really wanting to invest in a new one I researched how to dye it.

thanksgivings past

Thanksgivings Past

For the table decorations entry the last week of October I want to share a couple of Thanksgiving tables I have done in the last two years. I am working on this year but it is not quite done yet.

vintage wooden spool christmas tree

Vintage Wooden Spool Christmas Tree

I love everything vintage. I purchased some wooden thread spools online from Etsy. There was enough to do two trees for about $20.

Chris Kugler
Chris Kugler
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