How to measure for Window Valances

  I want to make this as simple as possible for you.  I have detailed many types of rods and how to measure for each type.  These tips are for measuring for window valances, top treatments, tie-up valances or faux roman shades.  The first thing to consider when purchasing a window treatment is what type…

DIY Wreath

I had so much making this wreath!  I purchased a store bought pre-made simple green wreath with a few pine cones already on it.  I added peacock feathers and Christmas Balls of silver, blue and green.  Attach the extra items with floral wire.  I would not suggest the use of HOT GLUE, since it melt…

Wedding Party Bouquet

Designing wedding bouquets for my son’s wedding.  So much fun.. Fun to make. A little bit of a learning curve with these, but I think I have mastered it.

Ruffle Wedding Cake

As promised, here are some pictures of the final result of all the work for the last 3 months.  Yes you can plan a wedding in 3 months, not 1 year, not 2 years… more time means more money you spend!  This wedding was absolutely beautiful and well planned.  It was described as a fairytale…

Upcycle! Keep it and Renew it!

Just finished working on this slipcover for a friend of mine.  I added an additional design element to the bottom that I had not done before.  It is simply a Boxing Band 8″ high x width of the piece around the bottom sides and back.  It is a great way to pull the slip cover together in the…

Winter Projects: February Inspiration–start sewing

I have been working on this project, yes for about a year.  I will not lie.  I started it a year ago and just finished.  However, it really doesn’t take that long to make one.  A weekend will do!  If you take a look at my shops, you will know why it took me so…

DIY Reversible Roman Shade

This is a fun, easy window treatment. It is made with two different fabrics so you can change the look of a room in flash.   Instructions to attach a lining to protect the shade from the sun is also included. Change the look of your window with one quick change. The shade is attached to…