10 DIY Projects Using Burlap + Giveaway

I've made quite a few projects using burlap and coffee sacks, so obviously it's a favorite material of mine.  It's unique feel and look give any decor piece or creation an added depth and texture that an ordinary cotton or equal doesn't. Burlap can really be used for anything!  From wreaths to … [Read more...]

Bring on the Burlap: Is it a Ballard Design Knockoff?

I JUST received this "To-The-Trade" email from Ballard Designs with the subject line: Bring on the Burlap Eh Hem... does this remind you of something??  Something that I just posted about earlier today?  Yes, you remember... my ottoman makeover using burlap coffee sacks.  If you didn't see … [Read more...]

DIY: Coffee Sack Ottoman

I'm always looking for something to update and I love finding ordinary things and changing their use to be a little more unusual.  Guess that's what a DIYer is all about.  Yesterday, I shared some very creative ways to recycle and repurpose burlap coffee sacks.  A while ago, I scored some old coffee … [Read more...]