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October Bed Post

A vintage Kantha quilt, a batik cushion and some vintage pillows this month!

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September Bed Post

Nefertiti wants me to show you two different Bed posts from this month. (She was really quite insistent, and she’s the boss!)  So there’s the soothing blue above, and the bright, spring inspired pink below! Frodo is a fan of … Continue reading

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Cyanotype Cushions

Back in the dark ages (aka the early 1990s) when I was a hippie dippie art student majoring in printmaking, I fell in love with cyanotype or blueprinting. A combination of two chemicals mixed with water and set out in … Continue reading

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Puffy Cushion 

   Growing up in the 70s and 80s, I had a lot of things made from what my grandmother called Puffies.  Although she taught me a lot of her crafting skills, she never showed me how to make these. I … Continue reading

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Suzani Inspired Cushion

I love Suzanis, and would dearly love to own one….or several….but until I do, I’m faking it again!    I recently bought Justina Blakeney’s awesome book The New Bohemians, and I haven’t been more inspired by one book since I found … Continue reading

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Tartan Cushion Covers

   I am a serial hoarder. It’s a worry, because I don’t want to end up one of those crazy cat ladies who have to walk through towering stacks of old newspapers to reach the kitchen, but I do hate … Continue reading

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Abstract Painterly Trend

As an artist I am always excited to see trends in decorating and interior design that are inspired by art. It’s all too rare! One such trend has been fabrics with a painterly characteristic. Florals and abstracts with a definite … Continue reading

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