Archive for ‘house and garden’

February 27, 2014

rosette

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my new cushion cover 

rosette

a simple pattern but I love the color combination

 

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February 13, 2014

hearts

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images via pinterest

 

 

let’s kickstart the heart

happy valentines day

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February 11, 2014

getting hooky

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the beginnings of something new

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October 10, 2012

seasonal

 


 pure, white, delicate – seasonal splendor

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October 7, 2012

candy

super sweet blogging award

Now I”m Home has been nominated for the Super Sweet Blogging Award!

I’m on a sugar high!

A big thank you goes to  Veronica of Agujas for  the nomination.

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in accordance with the rules, I will answer these five questions:

1. cookies or cake? Cake, cake, cake – my favorite- the lamington

2. chocolate or vanilla?  no contest- chocolate all the way

3. favourite sweet treat?  licorice – I’m a self confessed candy addict

4. when do you crave sweet things the most?  around 4 in the afternoon when the sugar low hits

5. if you had a sweet nickname what would it be? Blondie!

now to pass along the sweetness

I’m delighted to nominate 12 sweet blogs for this award

Las Teje y Maneje

A Sweeter Thing

the green dragonfly

Kiotta‘s Cottage

Sweet Mabel

That Sawyer Girl

limemilkshake

people webs

O Meu Mundo A Cores

Bunny Mummy

pontinhos meus

Fiber Art Chic

 

August 25, 2012

I’m loving…….

the last lazy days of summer

 I love them

eat, drink, swim

enjoy!

December 29, 2011

red chair

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Santa was very good to me this year.

He gave me a beautiful red chair and I love it!

I popped my loopy granny cushion onto it for the photos.

Eventually, it will find a new home in my craft room.

In the meantime, I am enjoying a wonderful and relaxing  holiday break.

I hope you are too.

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December 18, 2011

dolce luce

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This week  I’m loving……

the sweet, gentle light of Christmas…..

flickering candles, shimmering lights on the tree,

the perfect reflection from a silver bauble.

Pure joy!

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December 3, 2011

I’m loving……

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I have always loved white interiors.

I have this idea that one day  I’ll have a house with white walls and painted white floorboards in every room.

Until then, I’ll just  have to be content with adding touches of white to the home.

Some flowers here, a candlestick there and a Christmas ornament or two.

White floorboards…….how lovely…….I’ll keep on dreaming!

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By the way did you spy the cute, crocheted stars on the tree?

I wish I could say I made them, but I didn’t.

You can find them here

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November 23, 2011

baskets

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I had some baskets that I was using to store fabric and they were looking a little tatty.

I thought it might be nice to revamp them by adding a new lining.

The baskets were blue so of course the lining had to be red.

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 I did a little cutting and sewing

fitted the lining to my baskets

then popped them into the cupboard to hold all my crafty goodies

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