August 2013 archive

Hot Glue and Fabric!


World’s fastest bunting project. I am not known for my sewing abilities – not to mention patience. However, I am a master when it comes to hot-gluing things. This project took an afternoon and I walked away with one minor burn to the index finger. It has completely transformed the energy in my daughter’s room. She loves it!


Ava Green Chair Project


Just posting this oldie but goodie. My first chair reupholstery project. Lessons learned: don’t use thin cotton fabric on chairs! They fade and break down very quickly. Here’s the before shot coupled with my wonky measurements. Five years later, I think it’s ready for a do-over.