I am beyond excited that Someday Crafts is naming me "Blog to Watch."Â Today they did a feature of my Outdoor Coffee Table and next week my button will be featured in their sidebar...I am giddy!Â I just thought I would share my excitement with the rest of you. Also, please don't forget about tomorrow...Menu Swap Sunday.Â Let's all take a little stress out of our lives and save a little $$! ... Read More about I’ve Been Named “Blog to Watch!!”
Well, I am on a mission to use every last inch of that crate!Â If you haven't seen what I have done so far, here's the link. Here is a REALLY easy table.Â It took me about 10 min, literally! I used a side piece from the crate and an old saw horse, I had. I cut the side piece to the dimensions I wantedÂ and attached it to the saw horse with some decking screws. If your top is larger, you will have to add some supports.Â Just get some small "L" brackets and attach them ... Read More about Another Use for a Crate!
I am really excited to announce that I am giving away some ad space on my sidebar!Â My trafficÂ is picking up everyday, so free advertising is ALWAYS good.Â The winner can choose what kind of ad they would like...blog or etsy.Â Only family friendly ads will be accepted.Â I will run the ad for one month. To enter just leave a comment about your FAVORITE project from my blog. Extra entries: Please leave a separate comment with the link for each: * Share on Facebook: 1 extra entry * ... Read More about GIVEAWAY- Ad Space!!
I had a few of you ask about the outdoor rug, you saw with my recent table. Well, actually it isn't a rug...it's an outdoor table cloth.Â I loved the pattern, but didn't want to cover the table.Â So, rug it was.Â It works fine, but now I am trying to figure out how to make it a tad more sturdy.Â Whatever I do it will have to be able to stay outside and be washable.Â Any suggestions? ... Read More about Outdoor Rug?
I wanted to change the look of my outdoor furniture, but did not want to have to make new cushions.Â I thought of a slip cover and using a painter's drop cloth.Â I bought a 9x12 drop cloth, I got it on sale for $14.99...LOTS of fabric for not a lot! I draped it over the love seat I was working with and cut a slit where I needed it andÂ "ripped" down the side.Â This made the cut straight, without having to try to get it just right. This is how the "rip" will look. To make ... Read More about Outdoor Furniture Slip Cover