Archive for vintage sheet swap
What do you get when you take three vintage sheet remnants, and two free sewing patterns? Six nearly free Summer shirts!continue reading "Vintage sheet extravaganza"
Hey, Swappers. You’ll never guess what is on its way to your doorstep finally, after all this time… I’ll give you a hint: I’m so glad to see these finally leaving the house! You have all been so patient with me, and I am grateful. I put a few little somethings extra in the package [...]continue reading "En route"
So, I spent today sewing pillow covers. I’m pretty happy with them. I’m currently ensconced in a corner of the couch, with my back up against two of those very pillows, comfy as can be. I sat down, all ready to start tutorializing pillowcase-wise, but there are so many little distractions around here. I just [...]continue reading "Pillow talk"
I have been working on the site lately – not sure if you noticed. I haven’t made any earth-shattering changes, just mainly reorganizing sidebars and the like. In the process, I’ve learned what kinds of things visitors tend to click on, and what kinds of things just sit there getting dusty. Little by little, I’m [...]continue reading "Of sidebars and sheet swaps"
…and counting! I haven’t had a chance to glance at my Sheet Swap spreadsheet – let alone update it – in the last few days, so I can’t really tell you how many more sets will be coming after this, but I do think we might be getting another 5 to 8 of them. We [...]continue reading "Five more boxes"
And the sheets just keep trickling in. Check out that purple set! Most of these are either familiar to me in that I’ve seen the patterns before, or familiar in the way certain combinations of colors can be familiar. But purple? That’s a new one on me.continue reading "More trickles"
The first three sheet swap packages have arrived, and I’m told several more are on their way. My poor postal carrier is really going to have it in for me. Between the (many, heavy) packages going out, and now these packages coming in… well, I could swear I hear her grumbling under her breath when [...]continue reading "Trickling in"
Ok, swappers, if were’ going to do this thing, we’re going to need some rules. The first thing you might want to do, if you don’t trust yourself to be able to spot a \/intage sheet (bear with me with the silly spelling – I just disco\/ered my \/ key is on the fritz…) is [...]continue reading "Choosing sheets and preparing to swap"
Hello! The official signup sheet is ready. If you want to be a part of the sheet swap, please fill out this form. In a nutshell this is how the swap will work: You will find a cool vintage sheet or pillowcase (or more than one – as many as you like!) You will cut [...]continue reading "Sign up for the Vintage Sheet Swap"