Monday, August 31, 2015

Sewing Machine Thingys!


Thanks to Joan Jordan for this educational diagram. Finally, answers for inquiring minds!
I'd like to have an "unobtainium," but you just can't get them! Know what I mean?



Sunday, August 30, 2015

Gas Fueled Iron


Have you ever seen a gas-fueled iron? It's listed on Etsy for $90 from Wisdom Lane.
You can find the strangest things on Etsy! The iron was made by Coleman in the 1920's. 
Now we've seen everything!

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Glamping in a Gypsy Trailer


Vintage Gypsy Wagon Travel Trailer for sale on Etsy from prettyware of Arkansas, priced around $3,500. It has a bed, seating, storage and a cooker. See interior photos in the ad. Vintage cute and clever. Seeing things like this fuels our creativity, don't you think?


Monday, August 24, 2015

Doily Quilts


This sweet baby quilt is featured in the book: Make it Sew Modern: Gather, Twist, Pleat, Texture by Vanessa Christensen. Nice!



Made by Marlis1 from Tortosa, Spain. She collected doilies from her family and flea markets, then made this quilt. Photo found on Flickr.


Thursday, August 13, 2015

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Lego House


"Top Gear presenter, James May, built a new house in Surrey made entirely out of Lego bricks. This two-story Lego palace, which resides in the middle of a vineyard, has a working bathroom, and is covered inside and out with over 816 million Lego bricks." - Zuza Fun


Thank you to patty a. who told me about this yesterday.