Monogrammed Outdoor Sign

So I was out the other day and I happened upon the cutest monogrammed outdoor flags. But, as in all things monogram, I always have a hard time finding a "J".  I don't usually buy flags, but these were very elegant and I wanted one. I know I could go online and find exactly what I wanted, but a quick trip into Michaels for something unrelated, and I found myself looking for an alternative.  I decided to make my own version from a wooden plaque! I got a little fancy with mine, but that is not … [Read more...]

Ballard Inspired Monogrammed Fabric Wastebasket

Hi friends! I'm excited to be participating in a little tour with several blog friends called "Rock Your Knock Off" where we each choose a high-end item and make our own for way less!  I'm sharing a monogrammed fabric wastebasket that's just perfect for my master bath. The $89 price tag? I'll make my own, thank you very much. Here's what I used to make my version: I found this cheapie can at Kmart. It took less than half a yard of fabric to complete. First I made a pattern by … [Read more...]