Thursday, August 16, 2012

Small projects!

Besides being entertained by the most amazing dog in the world
HI HARLEY!
I have completed a runner for our bedroom
Used some matching bedroom fabric
Then I found these great chairs for 3.00 a piece at the Goodwill. They were faded brown with a few cobwebs on them. But Nothing some spray paint can't fix!
I will show both in a later post.  And now I am working on a new project. Valances for my mom's living room. Almost done then I will take pictures.
I know you were wondering why I had 4 bowls for Harley . But actually The SPitfire Rudi likes to fight over them . ANd Harley likes to plant himself right in the middle of all 4 so Rudi can't eat. Nothing ever changes. Boys r boys. Now they are both asleep right in front of the bowls. Stubborn stinkers!

4 comments:

  1. Morning Mishelle! As always another beautiful sewing project. You did an excellent job with the ruffle - not easy getting them sooo even!!! I really need to stop coming by here because everytime I do I want to redo everything in my house. Love love that chair in black especially the texture of the rush seating? That's one cute chick sitting there too. Have a great weekend - Sincerely, Jeannette

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  2. Hi, Mishelle! Adorable runner! I like how you used the two colorways of houndstooth fabric. VERY cute!

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  3. Wow, I haven't visited for a few weeks and you have this wonderful new intro picture at the top. Gorgeous! Such a pretty view from the window, and the draperies are to die for. Sigh.

    As for your two male dogs, I do not know how long you have had them, or how old they are. When I adopted Spencer (a Peekapoo) back in 1986, he was a little over a year old and very much used to being the king of the room he was locked up in all day. In 1987, I adopted Jocques, a miniature Schnauzer, who used to be locked outside in all kinds of weather, and was very hyper and scared to death of storms (I am, too). I was not sure how it would work, introducing Jocques into the household after having been successful in settling down Spencer, but having both of them neutered helped a lot. I did not intend to "breed" them so it was the smart, logical and humane thing to do. They did fight over the food dishes until I trained them to eat at two separate stations -- and made sure I put down food at the same time. Spencer food and water were there, and Jocques' food and water were here. It worked. It helped that both of them were under 2 years old at the time I adopted them, and I was a very strict Mommy!

    Both doggies have long since passed on to the Happy Hunting Ground in the Big Sky, and I no longer keep any canine friends. It was very hard to lose them, I never want to go through that again.

    Perhaps there is a Dog Whisperer in your district??? I would look. It is not good to have disharmony in the household. Dogs are "people" and they want order and harmony, just like we do. Help them out!

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  4. That chair looks so good painted black! You got a good deal for sure. I was just looking at your cute kitchen and you are so making me want to do a makeover and have lots of black and white in my kitchen. I would need to repaint and don't want to 'cause it's a pain!

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