Archive for September, 2010

Quick Chain

This literally took 10 minutes to put together. I got two sizes of links, one for the neck and the other for the suspended links

Happy Crafting!


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Ida Maria High Waisted Skirt

This is another Kitenge re-do. I went with a skirt and will be figuring out how to do the top sometime soon. I used the instructions from Burdastyle: Here

Original fabric

Pieces - I used a blue strip for the waist band


Hem details - I left the original design

Happy Sewing!

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This is another plan I got from Ana at Knock off Wood. It was listed on my upcoming projects list which I am slowly chipping away.



Staining - I really hate this process :/ - but its necessary to get the results I want

Details of the finish

With random items - I still need to get lighting for this table

Top View

I wasn’t an immediate fan when I finished this because I would have loved it about 5 inches taller. It’s grown on me but I am still tempted to make another with adjusted dimensions from Ana’s plan.

That’s it! What are you building???

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Key Holder

This was inspired by DIY Showoff. This was really easy and took me about 10 minutes to make.


After stickers, modgepodge and acrylic spray


The last picture is placed on my Hyde Console Table I showed you last week.

Thanks to Roeshel for this brilliant idea!

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