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Poor Woman’s Stained Glass

  You often hear of bottle trees as being a poor man’s stained glass, but I can do better than that!  Take a look at our winter window covering in our living room!  The “stained glass” part is a coverlet … Continue reading

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Let me call you Sweetheart!

Sometimes when I see just that perfect item that embodies everything I love about fiber, handmade and needlework it just takes my breath away!  Saw this lovely this morning on Facebook.  It was shared by Raina’s Textile House with the following … Continue reading

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Chichi-Ism

There are two types of people in this world, people who dangle things from their rearview mirror and those who don’t! I’m pretty sure this artist is a dangler!

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All is as it should be!

You heard it here first!  Actually, its what I heard this morning spoken very clearly(in my head)  just before I woke up – “All is as it should be.” Pretty cool, huh?

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Utilitarian Things

Oooh!   Found another great example of a utilitarian object elevated by someones creativity and attention to detail.  There’s a shop near me — The HoneyBee, that features wonderful clothing, jewelry, etc.  The building and landscaping is fabulous.  Overall, it’s … Continue reading

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Adventures in Collecting

Not sure when I officially became a collector of things but back in the day (when I lived alone) it was a bit out of hand.  Nowadays my desire and opportunity is not the same as it once was which … Continue reading

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Miami Adventures

  While in Miami earlier this month Paul and I happened across these benches.  The day was hot- we were in our last day of our Art Basel adventures and these benches looked really inviting.  They were extremely comfortable and … Continue reading

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FolkFest 2012

Well, another FolkFest has come and gone and with it my voice!  This always, always happens!!!   I am not the chattiest of persons so the fact that I feel like I’ve been talking for four days non-stop is significant. … Continue reading

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Talking Tree!!

Paul and I travel so much doing art festivals that sometimes in the coming and going and going and coming I kind of forget some of the great things we see and do along the way.  Then, when I’m scrolling … Continue reading

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The lad on the deck

He has flowers cascading from his head and cucumber vines winding up his legs!!!

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