Archive for August 22, 2007

Photo Challenge – Hot   5 comments


“Hot” is the photo challenge topic this week. 

My photo for “Hot” is A Forest Fire.

(I took this from the airplane coming home a couple of weeks ago.)


You can see more Thursday Photo Challenge entries at Spun with Tears

Posted August 22, 2007 by Lana G! in Challenge, Photo, Photography

WFMW – From Rags With a Few Stitches   15 comments

Was ironing some of my linens on Sunday and noticed that a pillow sham was yellowing in a strange way.   The applique and embroidery portion of the fabric was still in good shape, but the rest of the pillow sham was ready for the rag pile.  I was torn: To save or not to save? – That was the question.  The answer: Both!  Here’s what I did:

Turned this:


Into this:


I carefully cut this off the pillow sham and then hand stitched it onto the kitchen towel. 

Isn’t it pretty! Salvaged the best part of the pillow sham and now have a classy kitchen towel!


 Works for Me! 

Now head on over to Rocks in My Dryer for more tips and tricks!


Posted August 22, 2007 by Lana G! in Decorating, Homemaking, hope, Lyrics