January 2012

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 09:00

Burlap and ribbon come together forming an appealing rustic, yet fashionable addition to any of the rooms in your home. The satin ribbons really contrast the rougher burlap and look amazing.

Pretty Burlap Pillows

 Get creative and try ribbons of different color or design to brighten up the pillows. 


See the full instructions and step-by-step picture guide at Burlap and Ribbon Pillows 
from the blog,...
Monday, January 23, 2012 - 09:00

Adding this rustic burlap bulletin board will add a more mature appeal to any child's room or a more sophisticated appeal to any room in your house.

Burlap Bulletin Board

Follow the simple instructions to create your own bulletin board like this one, or change it up and add your own features to fit the style in your home.


Check out the full tutorial at Burlap Bulletin Board from the blog, Hodge Podge.
Monday, January 16, 2012 - 09:00

Your tools can really take a beating with all the maintenance and yard work that is done from the beginning of spring and late into fall. Before you put them away for the winter, you should take a few minutes to protect and preserve them so they will be clean and working like like new. Follow these simple secrets to keep your tools in the best shape and ready for spring.

Garden Tools

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Monday, January 9, 2012 - 09:00

In addition to last week's post featuring the use of burlap table runners in your wedding decorations, we've decided to take the Burlap Wedding a step further and offer a creative and inspiring wedding favor that you can provide to each of your guests. 

Coffee Beans Wedding Favors

You'll just need to pick up small burlap bags, or if you're good with a sewing machine, you can buy a large piece of burlap and cut and sew your own small bags. You'll also need coffee beans and enough to fill the bags about 3/4 the way full. Purchase...

Monday, January 2, 2012 - 09:00

Though you've probably never thought of it, burlap can be a great decoration, added to accentuate the dinner and reception of your wedding

Burlap Table Runner for a Wedding

Because burlap is plant-based, incorporating pieces of it as decoration can add a natural feeling to the atmosphere. Burlap can provide an interesting texture and color to enhance your guests' experience. Also, because using a burlap table runners for wedding decor is pretty unique, you'll have...