Monday, April 30, 2012

New Pillows

Vintage Bird Fabric Pillow
x Three

Louis Philippe Rose

Louis Philippe Rose

This rose does very well here in Florida, and they are soooo fragrant!

Flower Power

Life is brighter with flowers!

Monday, April 23, 2012


Gift For a  Little Girl

Reverse Side

Boys "I Spy" Quilt Top

I Spy Close-up

Baby Quilt...also a gift

Reverse Side of Baby Quilt

Sunday, April 22, 2012

After the Rain, and Recent Sewing Projects

I love the way all the plants perk up so beautifully after rain!
Cat in the Garden
Morning After the Rain

More sew and sew projects!
Hot to Trot Tote Bag
Placemats in German Print Fabric
Matching Coasters

Thursday, April 19, 2012

More Front Porch Views

PonderosaQuilter's Crocheted Rag Rug
Another View
Rustic Bench Full of Pillows
    Shabby Chic decked out in Spanish Moss   
 Iridescent Theme going on

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Recent Sewing Projects

"Evening Mist" Cathedral Windows Pillows - Pair
Small Cathedral Windows Pillow - Close up
School Teacher Coasters - Repurposed Fabrics
Artsy Fartsy Tote - Book Bag

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

"Hiking the Appalachian Trail" this Spring? - Etsy Treasury

To hike the AT has been a longstanding dream of mine. I doubt that it will ever happen but I enjoy the scenery vicariously!

Friday, April 13, 2012

Thursday, April 12, 2012

"Vintage Footstool" Before and After Pix

Yard sale treasure...and the pictures pretty much say it all, I think. :-)
Mandala Pattern

Monday, April 9, 2012

India Print Tote Bag

Over the weekend I finally got around to cleaning the front porch. Wow! That is one feel-good chore out of the way...for the time being, anyway!
Tote Bag on a Small Tree Prop
We've had a small dead tree lying here that Fred picked up in town last year.  The intent was to make a clothes tree of sorts to display tote bags - perhaps at a regular venue. And, it looks right at home here on the porch!

Sunday, April 8, 2012

Lido Beach Pix

I've been saying I want to, and this morning finally I made it over to the beach!
Lido Beach 
Lido Beach 

Lido Beach 

Lido Beach 

Pretty Little Flower on Lido Island

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Barefoot in the Kitchen

Spent the afternoon barefoot in the kitchen - making Calamondin Marmalade. A friend gave me the cutest little jars, & they are perfect for the purpose!