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Easy Lace Boot Socks Tutorial

I have been swooning over these boot socks since before I was able to buy a pair of boots I liked!! But there is one thing, I didn’t really thing I could pull off those awesome sweater ones. You know, where you find an older sweater and cut off the sleeves and then hem the […]

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How to Update a Hand Me Down Table

Remember my new super sized coffee table I shared a couple of weeks ago?? You can check it out HERE. And the story that went along with it? Well here is the table, after we gave it the fit-with-our-decor treatment. This is not the way this table came to us. We are coming into the […]

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7 Clothing and Accessory Tutorials {Delicately Constructed Features}

I am so glad that there have been so many link ups this week!! Not only do I get a ton of new ideas, but I get to feature a lot more bloggers as well!! When it comes to sewing and clothes making, I see myself as a beginner, maybe an advanced beginner but that […]

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Folding Chair Makeover

We all have some ugly folding chairs in the garage. I break them out and cringe at all the big functions and I thought, why? Why don’t I just make them better? So I did. Plus I just grabbed everything I had around my house to do it! Here is the before and after! Well […]

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Plastic Chair Makeover {Tutorial}

So, we all know that when we have children, they come with a lot, sorry- A LOT, of stuff. And usually it is primary colored and looks like this: But, to be honest, my favorite design combinations don’t involve combining all the primary colors, like many children’s toys would suggest. So I changed it  to […]

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3$ Goodwill Find Turned Accessory Rack!

Two things happened that I was pretty excited about: I found a Goodwill that was 10 min from my house, brand spankin’ new and organized by color even- score! AND I also found 3$ dollars in the bottom of my purse. I think it was meant to be. So earlier this week I went to […]

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Pleated Ribbion & Flower Shirt Refashion

I have a bunch of plain shirts in my closet and I am slowly hoping to refashion some of them an give them a little pizazz… Here is my first recent attempt! What do you think? Click “Read More” to see how I did it! What you need:   Shirt Fabric or another shirt to […]

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Baby Dress to Skirt Refashion

I am always looking for ways to stretch the time Avery is able to wear her clothes, and with a baby that is tall and skinny that is a challenge at times. She is constantly growing out of the length of things before she ever gets the chance to fill them out width-wise. Esepcially dresses! […]

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Infant Bathrobe Turned Art Smock

I have 5 bags of baby clothes that are in limbo as to where they are going to go. Avery has grown out of them but it seems all the babies that we know are Avery’s age/size and wouldn’t need the smaller clothes. Since they are still sitting in the corner of the living room […]

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