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Linens and Laurel
Riverside, CA
New Yorker, writing from SoCal about home arts and family history.
Interests: I live in So-Cal and sell vintage items and supplies.Follow our blog to see what is happening in the 1935 bungalow renovation.
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The small pillow with the ribbon loop fringe is the first completed project by me using my own product. Yay me! The blue picks up the color on the back of the bookcases across the room and if you look... Continue reading
Posted 8 minutes ago at Linens and Laurel
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This is my first attempt to get a Robin Egg blue from my existing Sistine Blue ribbon loop fringe. It is a little dark for this project so I will try again. Very easy process: Empty jar Cap full of... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Linens and Laurel
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We enjoyed a quiet Memorial Day weekend at home with an extra day on Tuesday and projects took a back seat to relaxation. A couple of pictures were hung in the family room, outlet covers installed, and plans for a... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Linens and Laurel
We have several IVAR shelving units that we previously used in our two and three car garages for storage. We have also been looking for the perfect rolling bar cart to sit on the cellar trap door in the family... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Linens and Laurel
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Three pillow covers are ready to sew. It's a busy weekend again so I'm not sure how far along these will be by the beginning of our week which is Wednesday. Once again, all they need is thread, and a... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Linens and Laurel
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I am undecided about adding a button to the center and will wait to see how it looks when placed on the sofa. Details: Knife pleats added on edges. Fabric was gathered with the Janome Ruffler Attachment. Hand sewn closure.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Linens and Laurel
Yum, pass the whipped cream, please!
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Love it! We are thinking about doing our own Hockney style beach painting for the family room, reminds me of this.
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Yellow Parasol Sea at How Sweet The Sound
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The first pillow for the family room is complete. Details: Flat piping around the edges Front flap with pattern match Fabric loop closures Vintage Ralph Lauren fabric Vintage Ralph Lauren buttons Cost: Free All items used in the project were... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Linens and Laurel