I started saving bottles 4 years ago. It took a while to finally save up enough to begin constructing a wine bottle wall. I did make some progress on it over the summer, but it will have to be finished next year as the weather has gotten too cold to continue. I really like … Continue reading Wine Bottle Wall
In keeping with my last post here is another re-styling project I did over the holiday break. Adding some length to sweatshirt sleeves that have become too short. I have this sweatshirt that I really like but the sleeves have become too short over time. I have a box of old sweaters for projects … Continue reading No More New Clothes — Continued!
Lately I have been on a mission to get things cleaned out and organized. I have far too much stuff and I want to do more with less in my house. Sometimes I feel a bit bogged down by all of the things I have accumulated over the years. I have decided to take on a … Continue reading No More New Clothes! We’ll see how long I can stick to this.
Making Sage and Lavender Incense Homemade incense sticks are a lovely way to experience the fragrance of herbs. I find sage and lavender to be quite a relaxing combination and use them in my home often. When choosing herbs for your own incense sticks I suggest using organic to avoid the chemicals that could have … Continue reading Making Sage and Lavender Incense Sticks
This sweater bed is quite simple to make. Minimal sewing skills are needed for this project. Supplies you will need: Scissors Yarn Needle with an eye big enough to sew with yarn Straight pins A sweater Stuffing: Material to stuff the sweater with can be anything soft. I used mismatched socks, worn out t-shirts and … Continue reading Upcycling: Make a pet bed from an old sweater