Red Riding Hood Costume

Little Red Riding Hood aka Kate     My adorable niece, Kate, wanted desperately to be Little Red Riding Hood for Halloween- ...more

Saturday Favorites

Saturday Favorites are back with a vengeance! The furniture pieces are fantastic and you know I had to add a few surprises! Korrie from Red Hen Home revamped a free Bombay chest (my dream) into a spectacular piece- You are never going to believe what she used! Stopped guessing? Aluminum foil- you heard me right- Amazingly creative!! Sheila from Beyond the Portico created a sunburst mirror for pennies! There are many versions of this popular style out in bloggyville but I think her's takes the cake!...more

All Chalked Up

I love a great piece of painted furniture, don't you?   This dresser has been in my dining room for years- It began its life in maple- then it was painted black- It was then "harlequinned"- I got tired of it you know what I mean? ...more

DIY Velvet Pumpkins

After seeing all these "LOVE"ly velvet pumpkins around blogland I set out to make some beauties of my own! The materia...more