Rustic Hall Tree

I love to get old things and put them together in new ways. About six months ago our local Habitat for Humanity Restore had some awesome scrap wood and antique theater seats from a building in town that was begin torn down. I had the brilliant idea of making a hall tree and bench for…

Burlap Floor Pillows

I also had a couple burlap coffee bags I’d snagged at this great craft store in Urbana, Illinois called I.D.E.A. The store benefits the Champana Urbana School District Foundation and people bring in their old craft materials for resale. The store has everything. Everytime I’m over in that area for an academic conference I always…