I’m No Expert, Aloha !

You’d have to be a long time friend of Boomdeeadda to remember when I FIRST mentioned sewing this dress. Did you think it was never going to happen?  I was starting to have my doubts too.  I bought the pattern and material August of 2012 after falling for the lovely peach and aqua fabric.  A […]

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Vintage Style Makes You Smile – Finalee

You’re so kind to pop back for this third  and finale post on refurbishing Vintage Luggage.   Thank’s a BA-zillion (that’s a whole heap of thank’s) for all your generous messages too. Tweetie and I really loved reading them all.  If you missed the first two posts and would like to catch up, you can […]

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Vintage Style Makes You Smile – Part 2

Besides seizing the chance to exercise the ol’ crafting muscle, what I’ve always enjoyed about making a gift is, it provides the opportunity to craft a one-of-a-kind item. Given this, your project is only limited by your imagination and what could be any more fun for an avid crafter?  I’m honestly not sure who gets […]

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Vintage Style Makes You Smile

As you may know, I have a thing for vintage luggage.  A while back, I bought a set of three, ugly, vintage suitcases for $5.00 on Kijiji, an on-line classified site in Canada. If only the seller could see them now!  They’re all renovated with a fab aqua Sunbrella fabric. I also nixed the bland […]

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