Best of Etsy: 20 Must-Haves for the Perfect Vintage Picnic
Don’t picnics have a certain timelessness to them? Aside from snapping a few shots of ants attacking your feast via your smartphone, one of our favorite things about picnics is just how offline they can be. With that in mind, we turned our treasure hunting skills on Etsy for today’s vintage-inspired roundup. Enjoy!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Vintage Tablecloths
Whoever invented the fancy picnic blankets that have the vinyl backside to prevent damp blankets and bums is a genius! Unfortunately, those blankets usually come with a pretty high price tag. And because I'm always looking for ways to save a buck here and there, I thought I'd make one using a vintage tablecloth from the thrift store. (I find them all the time for about $2.00.) Here's a look at how I made the one above... Lay vintage tablecloth flat and trim to size desired. (I had already…
Red Bandana Rag Quilt | Etsy
Made to Order Here is my latest one of a kind Hanky Quilt made from Vintage style Red 100% cotton Handkerchiefs. Hankies are on the front with white flannel on the middle and the backing. It measures approx. 55 x 55. This quilt would make a nice lap quilt, accent quilt for the foot of the bed or a
Host an outdoor movie night (10 ideas)
One of my favorite things to do in the summer is watch a movie outside on a blanket in the backyard. Aww, summer…I think I’m in love with you.