Vintage Sheet to Sweet Skirt

About a month ago I went to something I have never been to before.  An real live auction.  You know the type you have seen on TV where the auctioneer talks a million miles a minute?  It was quite the thrill.  I ended up scoring this nasty hamper for $1 because the auctioneer didn’t open it up and show everyone what was inside. It housed about two dozen vintage sheets! SCORE!  You should have seen the raised eyebrows when I got the bid. While they certainly smelled vintage it wasn’t anything my washing machine couldn’t handle. vintage sheeet skirt


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5 Ways to Get This Look: Pretty Pastel Bedroom

There’s something special about an ultra-feminine bedroom.   Pictures of rooms like this one (found at Crooks and Nannies)  are total eye-candy, and get me excited about decorating for Kayla when she gets bigger!  It wouldn’t be hard to replicate any of the elements of this room, but I found five with corresponding tutorials from talented folks around Blogland.  Check out five ways to get this look DIY style!

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Pillowcase Romper

Last week I showed you the cinch drawstring bag and Kayla was wearing an adorable little matching romper.  Well I thought I would show you how we (my cousin and I) made it.  Ok so this isn’t technically a pillowcase.  I know, I know.  But with vintage sheets on the brain the fabric is the {…Read More…}

Pillowcase Skirt

After making those Valentine’s Day skirts for Kayla, and falling in love with the quick and easy results, I decided to see what other fabric I had in my stash.   I pulled out these two pillowcases I purchased at a yard sale for $.25 each.   While the light peach color didn’t exactly jump {…Read More…}