Trial Confessions of Minwax Paste Finishing Wax

Minwax Paste Wax Product Review

Earlier, when I explained how I moved the Red Chairs Out! New Antique Chairs In, I mentioned that Spunky Daughter and some friends visited. While HH and SD’s friends enjoyed farm life adventures, SD painted a desk she’d brought from her apartment. This is the same chalk paint substitute we used for the Thumb Tack […]

Just for You, My Review – Singer 44S (White) and 4423 (Grey)

Singer Model 44S

Since publishing my post about choosing the right machine for sewing home decor, several of you have been asking for this review of the Singer 4423 model.  I’m happy to finally have this review completed for you…but it’s with a twist. As I stated in the post about home decor sewing machine choices, for sewing […]

How to Choose a Machine for Home Decor Sewing

Choose Your Sewing Machine Wisely

HOW DO YOU CHOOSE A MACHINE WISELY? That has been a popular question this week.  I’ve been planning to make a video on exactly what you need for sewing home decor.  Later. Through my Hometalk post on my 3-Step DIY on Covering Outdoor Cushions and my contact page email, the questions keep coming up NOW.  […]

Curtain Fabric Calculator Phone App – Queen Tested and Approved

Curtain Fabric Calculator Phone App - Queen Tested and Approved

I was thinking of running ads on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn for a reputable expert to design my new app idea.  Don’t you know how much a phone app to calculate our decorator fabric yardage would be so helpful? I was going to be the star who thought it all up and hired a developer […]

Hoover Air Product Review Update – Is it a Lasting Love?

Removing Washable Filter

It’s been a little over a year since I bought my Hoover WindTunnel Air Steerable Upright Vacuum UH72400.  When I published the review post, I had no idea how it would perform in the long run. Would the maintenance and cleaning by too hard and tedious? I’m here to say, it’s still a top-notch performer! […]

PillowCubes – A Pillow Form Review (and Discount!)

PillowCubes Sample Form

When PillowCubes contacted me about their products*, I was a little confused at first.  Was it a pillow shaped like a cube?  What were they talking  about? The pillow form I ordered isn’t a cube.  My form is like this one – a 12″ x 16″ insert, soft edges and all.  😉 I received my […]

I Love My New Hoover Air!

Since my review of Jann Newton’s Craftsy class, I guess maybe I’m in product review mode.  I’ll not receive payment from Hoover for sharing my opinion of their product, but if you follow my link to Amazon and purchase this vacuum, I’ll receive a small commission for the sale. There.  Now that the formalities of […]