Renovated Baby Room

After a very long hiatus, I’m back! A lot has happened over the last year, but the biggest change for my husband and me is our 8 month old. We have a daughter! And she is such a blast. And a handful. So, between adjusting to parenthood and a lot of other life events, I’ve let … More Renovated Baby Room

Seat Cushions

Things have been busy around here and this summer is just flying by. We haven’t been able to keep up with our projects the way we’d like to, but curiously enough my husband still finds time to hit up his weekly estate sales. He’s scored more vintage Tootsie Toys, classic handyman books, and a couple … More Seat Cushions

Vintage Button Rings

Martyna over at Spoolish recently scored thrifted costume jewelry that needed some repair. She purchased ring blanks and went to town creating some funky, fun rings to spice up her wardrobe ensembles. I’d never worked with ring blanks before, but her post totally inspired me to give them a whirl. I purchased a few on … More Vintage Button Rings

From Sari To Scarf

Today’s repurposed post is brought to you in part by the ladies of a fair trade cooperative in northwestern India. These artisans work together in a group called Vishwakarma (see two of the beautiful artisans pictured from Handmade Expressions’ website below), and they supply Ten Thousand Villages with beautifully handmade totes and cushions crafted from … More From Sari To Scarf

A Touch of Tangerine

Okaaaaay, so the thrill of a new year dwindled a bit for me this week and I found myself feeling a little blah (and eating more dark chocolate than absolutely necessary). Seeing how quickly Monday was on its way (and that I needed to curb the chocolate), I decided to take a little preparatory pick-me-up … More A Touch of Tangerine