Plastic toys in a box frame
Finally - a use for the box frame I bought from a charity shop two years ago thinking, 'that'll come in handy for something...' and a home for the bags of Fisher Price and Playmobil figures and other refugees from the charity shop 10p basket which have languished in an old vanity case in my cupboard for years.
Four Corners Custom Framing Gallery
Great Father's Day Gift. A striking collection of vintage carpentry tools from the 1940s with burlap backing in a rustic wooden shadowbox frame. The shadowbox honors our client's grandfather who was a carpenter by trade.
Two of My Favorite Things (at Mr. G's House)
This will be my last post concerning my friend, Mr. G., his quilts, studio and home until we next visit his place late this coming Fall...
How to Make a Vintage Tart Tin Wreath DIY
I finally found a beautiful use for my vintage tart/Jello tin collection! The first thing I did was lay my tins out in a pleasing pattern. I flipped some of them upside down so that they would fit a bit tighter next to the others. @Sugru had gifted me with some of their amazing flexible glue, so I decided to use this to hold the tins together. The gray color was perfect, and I just used little pieces to hold the tins in shape, pressing them together. The grea thing about Sugru…
Vintage Buttons in Vintage Jello Molds
I scored a ton of vintage buttons at two recent tag sales and I wanted to make something special with them. I decided to package them in these cute vintage Jello molds for my store. They make a cute gift for anyone who loves sewing, buttons, or vintage home decor. Cute conversation piece :) #HomeforChristmas Vintage buttons in heart-shaped vintage Jello mold. I just arranged them nicely in the mold, put them in the cellophane bag, and closed it tightly so the buttons don't move aro…