Category Archives: Crafting Corner

Book Themed Baby Shower for Stella

So this is super late, but as the new arrival has not joined us yet, I thought I would post the party pictures. My friend Elise and I met working at a bookstore, as did most of our mutual friends, … Continue reading

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Upcycling: Transforming a Coffee Table into an Edible Plant Stand

For the better part of a week I drove by a rather sad looking coffee table awaiting it’s next phase of life. I hoped someone would claim it, as from a distance it appeared to be in decent shape, merely … Continue reading

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Day 54 of 2015 – The Possibility of Etsy

I have been devoting a fair amount of thought hours lately to figuring out ways to potentially sell chalkboards. I have given quite a number as gifts (as illustrated above, thanks Mandy) and keep getting requests for colors and occasions. … Continue reading

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Throw Pillows: A Quick Update for the Couch

There comes a time in everyone’s adult life when you realize that despite your best efforts,  your comfy decor needs updating,  but you don’t have the time (or moola) to tackle this daunting task. As a co-worker pointed out the … Continue reading

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Day 31 of 2015 – Paint Swatch Coasters

I am not a big coaster person, but from time to time need a few on-hanf to handle the steaming hot coffee mugs or the sweating glasses of chilled beverages that are everyday occurrences at our house . Most of our … Continue reading

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A Butterfly Mobile for My Niece

My youngest sister is expecting her first child next month, and we’ve all been helping her get ready from halfway across the country. The nursery has a color scheme of green, blue, grey and pink – and has some antique … Continue reading

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Workshop Storage

I am beginning to outgrow my crafting corner in the basement. Well if I am being completely honest,  I pretty much have. I could theoretically expand the space towards the laundry room,  but there are so many other productive uses … Continue reading

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