Monthly Archives: May 2014

Yardage made easy with this reupholstery chart

Here is a great tool to get an idea of how much fabric you need to re-upholster your furniture. Keep in mind that you will need more fabric if there is a large repeat.

Upholstery Yardage Guide

Great technique for hanging pictures on a wall!

You can easily hang pictures of various sizes in a collage on your wall by using this technique. Trace a variety of sizes of art for your walls on craft paper and arrange the cut-outs by taping and moving the shapes around until you have the desired result. Now…your ready to hang!


A tried and true method. Cut scrap paper to the size of the frame and mark the nail location on the paper. Using painter's tape, move the paper templates around the wall until satisfied. Then hammer the nail through the marks. Remove the paper template and hang!

Flat Roman Shades in Fabricut Embroidered Fabric

Just installed! CORDLESS fabric roman shades with valances.  Notice how the shell tassels add an organic touch to the linen blend fabric from Fabricut. This simple design is enhanced by using a floral embroidered fabric in this client’s kitchen. Her remark? “I love it!”

Cordless Fabric Roman Shades

Cordless Fabric Roman Shades