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Board and Batten Completed – Three photographs

Celebrating tonight, the cabin is finished.  The batten makes such a lovely finish on the cedar boards.  All cut from a tree that’s been lying in the woods for years.  Talk about repurposing.  Very pleased.

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Braiding A Rug – Sewing the Braids together

The long strips of braided fabric are now sewn together into a rug, around and around, adding more strips until the rug is the size you want it to be.

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Braiding A Rug – Repurposing Old Clothes

Old shirts, jammy pants and leftover fabric are cut into strips, the strips are folded in half with the edges folded inside and ironed flat. The strips are then sewn together end to end to make longer strips. Those strips … Continue reading

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