For many years, the chenille bedspread was ubiquitous in homes across America. Here’s a brief introductory history from the heyday of chenille to today.
Perhaps no other design captures our hearts as much as our “Rainbow Bridge” handcrafted chenille robes. Each robe is meant to honor the incredible, timeless bond between humans and our beloved pets. We thought we might share the original description as well as a bit of the story behind one of our most special creations […]
Incorporating vintage chenille for bath robes, quilts and baby blankets opens up a creative vortex! Unlike modern, ho-hum bedspreads that wear out quickly and have to be tossed away, vintage chenille is a quality fabric that offers up endless choices of color, textures and patterns for all your upcycling and repurposing ideas! After all, we […]
You need a wedding gift for that lovely bride to make her special day memorable. But what do you choose? Should you play it safe and just grab something on the registry? Or do you know she would really love something extra unique, a gift that celebrates her journey and her distinct tastes? Vintage chenille […]
Any pet owner will tell you: Dogs and cats are smart creatures. Cat can track down mice we don’t even see and dogs dig up their old bones they buried months before. And both cats and dogs have their own internal clocks telling them just when it’s supper time! And what many pet owners are […]
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue Throughout history, many a bride has recited that familiar poem on her wedding day, making sure her special day included each one of those treasured ‘somethings.’ A Memorable Wedding Gift Idea, Inspired by the Past Even today, following tradition, a bride wants her memorable day to include […]
“Scents bring memories, and many memories bring nostalgic pleasure. We would be wise to plan for this when we plant a garden.” – Thalassa Cruso, To Everything There is a Season, 1973 Many of our lovely customers often comment on how wonderful their packages smell, or write us to ask what the delightful scent is. […]