Vermont Musing

Vermont

I Love Vermont Today I am sharing a little bit of my little down home Vermont Community. I recently returned from Toronto Canada, a very big city for this country girl, and was pleasantly surprised by how many Canadians had been to Vermont and loved it. The two things one woman loved the most, No Billboards [hopefully that will never change] and the honor system displayed at all the roadside … [Read More...]

Chevron Burlap Pumpkin

Burlap Pumpkin Stem

Chevrons are everywhere and this burlap fabric from OnLineFabricStore is perfect to make a chevron burlap pumpkin. Are you ready for more burlap pumpkins? I'm making lots of burlap pumpkins these days and it seems as fast as I can make them they are gone. Some get sold and some get adopted by my family members! I must admit these are pretty cute. This fabric came from … [Read More...]

Latest Vintage Finds #1

Latest Vintage Finds

My latest vintage finds were few this past weekend due to the many family get-togethers we try to squeeze in before the weather changes here in the north country. I did get a few things most of which are in pretty bad shape but that didn't stop us! Sometimes it is hard to get a before picture when I bring something into the workshop so I am going to display them here week by week as I find new … [Read More...]

Latest Vintage Finds

Latest Vintage Finds #1

My latest vintage finds were few this past weekend due to the many family get-togethers we try to squeeze in before the weather changes here in the north country. I did get a few things most of which … [Read More...]

diy french feedsack pillow

Make This DIY French Feedsack Pillow Cover $11

You can diy French Feedsack Pillow Cover for under $11. That's Right, mine cost $11 to make!! Love Burlap? Love French Logos and Feedsacks? This budget friendly diy project has all … [Read More...]

Fall Gardening with Kids

Fall Gardening with Kids Planting a Bulb Garden

Fall Gardening with Kids : Not Marigolds in Milk Cartons Gardening with kids is so much more than keeping marigold seeds on the window-sill in early spring. Kids are awesome to hang out with when … [Read More...]

transplanting hostas

Transplanting Hostas and Roadside Finds

Just Look at my roadside find! Later we'll talk about transplanting hostas. Of course the cutie on the fainting couch wasn't found on the side of the road but she claimed the piece as soon as she … [Read More...]

Flea Market Shopper

Flea Market Shopper DIY

Who doesn't need a Big Flea Market Shopper for the up-coming market season? If you are a flea market shopper or even a vendor you know how important it is to have a big-old bag to put your finds in … [Read More...]

Vintage Dishtowel Pillow

Sewing With Vintage Linens

Weekend Sewing with Vintage Linens My love for vintage linens began when I first discovered the bright colorful linens [tablecloths & dish towels] from the 1950's. Like any beginning … [Read More...]