Completed Projects

New Thrifty Home Decor Projects

As always, I continue to dream up new projects or finish ongoing ones!  Here are the latest of my thrifty home decor projects. Remember a couple of YEARS ago when I started making crocheted beaded edge blue snowflakes?  Finally, here is the finished banner they were intended for.  I did use five shades of blue… Continue reading New Thrifty Home Decor Projects

Completed Projects

First Time Project: Canvas Slipcover For Couch

Last summer I heard about a free sectional couch (yes, from a clean home) being put to a curbside, and it was in good condition.  It was hauled into a garage for us, and my husband picked it up a few days later.  I’d been wanting a sectional couch for awhile, simply because it would… Continue reading First Time Project: Canvas Slipcover For Couch

Upcycled Fabrics

Thrifted Batik Fabrics

Three years ago, I wrote about making a bunch of reversible cross-body cotton batik bags to start selling.  You see, the year before that, I had stumbled upon an unbelievable deal on yardage of cotton batik fabric ($2.99 USD/yard) while visiting a surplus discount store in the States.  I went nuts picking out pieces of… Continue reading Thrifted Batik Fabrics