Burlap Chevron Christmas Tree

burlap chevron Christmas Tree

Today I am sharing my burlap chevron Christmas Tree. I have had this pattern for over 20 years. [Am I dating myself?] If you are a crafter who was crafting in the 80's, then you remember the calico Christmas trees that were so popular during the big "country phase" of decorating. Trust me it wasn't country like we know it now, it was teddy bears and cows on everything and blue and mauve carpet and … [Read More...]

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...]

Burlap Pumpkin Stem

Chevron Burlap Pumpkin

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 … [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...]

Monthly Special April

Monthly Special Outdoor Pillows

Every month we will have a Monthly Special at Garden House Living! This month's special is $10 off in stock Decorator Pillows including our own Outdoor Pillows! Just click on the pillow picture … [Read More...]

Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint

Extreme Budget Redecorating using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint

Welcome to the early stages of a budget redecorating in my kitchen using  what I have already in storage or in the workshop and painting the furniture with Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint. This … [Read More...]

Annie Sloan Sea Glass Green Chalk Paint

Spring Furniture Painting Making Annie Sloan Sea Glass Green Chalk Paint

Today was our first day for spring furniture painting with ASCP and MMSMP.It is great to have a break in the weather and get outside! We're hoping to get into the Raleigh Flea Market the next couple … [Read More...]