Fresh Lavender Sachet Made From a Vintage Doily

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Lavender Sachet Made from a Vintage Doily One of my loves is vintage linens and lavender.  When I was growing up my Grandma’s drawers always smelled fresh and wonderful.  I’m not sure if she used sachets but I seem to remember little paper packages in each drawer that I believe contained a scented powder of […]

Burlap and Vintage Linen Tablecloth

Burlap and Vintage Linen Tablecloth |cupcakesandcrinoline.com

I love anything versatile….if I can use something for more than one purpose it makes my day and that’s what I love about burlap.  I usually have a burlap table runner on my dining room table no matter the time of year.  It’s the perfect backdrop for any setting and can easily be washed and […]

DIY Shabby Chic Fabric Shoelaces

DIY Shabby Chic Fabric Shoelaces

I have a pair of pink tennis shoes that I have had for years.  I honestly don’t remember when I got them. I don’t wear them every day.  As a matter of fact I forgot I even had them until the rack in my closet broke {again….3rd time ~ too many clothes perhaps?}.  I saw […]

Shabby Chic Pumpkin

Shabby Chic Pumpkin @ Cupcakes and Crinoline

I am smitten, I tell ya, smitten with pumpkins. I wanted to make some pumpkins this year for decor and didn’t want the traditional orange…not that they aren’t cute but I was in the mood for something a little different. I was over at the Freckled Laundry’s Textile Party and spotted something from 20 North […]

Shabby Chic Decorating

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via Dreamy Whites Lovely chandelier ~old doors for the headboard /repurposed furniture at its best ~ all of the elements of this room come together so well. via Karla’s Cottage Such a lovely covering for this chair via French Larkspur Love the music sheets as a backdrop   via My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia Modern […]

Dollar Store Princess

Dollar Store Princess finished

I was at the Dollar Store a few weeks ago and saw the cutest small white frames with glass and white ribbons {to hang them} and thought they could be used for something…so I bought three. I was at Michael’s and saw a really cute rub-on ~ It’s Not Easy Being A Princess….I bought this […]