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No-Sew Wizard Costume DIY (so simple it’s almost magic!) – the Cloak

Ever wished you had a Wizard at hand? I know I did! So I took matters in my own hands et voila - a cone hat and a cloak are traditional attributes of any respectable wizard.  The whole costume took less than an hour to make. Begin with the magic fabric: The cloak will be… Continue reading No-Sew Wizard Costume DIY (so simple it’s almost magic!) – the Cloak

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Make an Extra Pocket in 20 minutes – Instructions

As promised, here is a (more or less) step-by-step how-to for the pocket. Or a wallet. What's best to call it?      I wanted this to be real simple, without complicated measurements. To know how much fabric I need, I simply wrapped the devices I wanted to fit inside in my fabric. For the… Continue reading Make an Extra Pocket in 20 minutes – Instructions

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Laundry Window Treatment DIY – Roman Shade and a Valance

There's been a time when our laundry room window looked like this: Pathetic, I know. Now it looks like this: And THAT is a lavender plant! Isn't that a dream?! No, definitely not a dream.  It's my bright reality! I have been hunting this particular fabric for a couple months. It was love at first… Continue reading Laundry Window Treatment DIY – Roman Shade and a Valance

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It’s Alive! – Dining Room Gallery Wall Reveal

As we did not go travelling over the Memorial Weekend, I used the time off to catch up on some projects I had been itching to start and complete for a while. One of such was to add life to our dining room. It is a large practically useless completely lifeless space in the middle… Continue reading It’s Alive! – Dining Room Gallery Wall Reveal