Vintage Hot Pad Coin Purse / Card Wallet

Vintage Hot Pad Coin Purse / Card Wallet

Several months ago, I found these sweet crocheted hot pads at Landrum Eclectics, a favorite vintage shop of mine.

Vintage crochet clock face hot pad / www.sadieseasongoods.com

Little cuties, even with their grunge.

They were dingy but so, so adorable- I mean, who doesn’t love a little clock face? But they sat, a little forgotten, tucked away for a rainy (or in my case, too-hot-for-anything-else) day.

I came up with this simple little project idea out of necessity. Summer weekends, for me, often involve a large tote bag of some sort- for the farmer’s market, the beach, a day trip to the mountains, etc. And I desired a cute little “quick purse” to hold my ID, debit card, a little cash, my lip balm, and car/house keys- like a large coin purse to toss in my tote.Read more ›

Spring Doily Table Runner

Spring Doily Table Runner

Creating a table runner made from pieced together crocheted and lace doilies has been on my to-do list for as long as I can remember. I always assumed I’d create one in whites and neutrals, as most doilies come in varying shades of cream.

And then I started buying the occasional colorful doily- pinks, blues, yellows, greens… I actually bought them simply because they were pretty! I never intended on using them for a runner.

But as the cold, rainy days of winter dragged on, I craved some color and anything that says “Spring”…so the concept of a colorful, mismatched doily table runner was born! This post contains affiliate links for your crafting convenience.Read more ›

Thrift Store Makeover: Winter Wonderland Tote Bag

Thrift Store Makeover: Winter Wonderland Tote Bag

I decided to spruce up a plain, navy blue tote bag I had found during one of my thrifting adventures. Truthfully, I didn’t NEED another tote bag- let’s face it, who really does?- but it was in great shape, and at $2.99, it was the perfect candidate for embellishment. This post contains affiliate links for your crafting convenience.

Dark blue canvas tote bag from thrift store to get a DIY makeover for winter and Christmas by Sadie Seasongoods / www.sadieseasongoods.com

A blank canvas- literally!

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