It’s summertime, and the living is easy. Farewell, sweaters and heavy jackets! Bon voyage, wool socks! See you next winter, puffy winter coat! It’s time for short sleeves, short pants, flip-flops, and plenty of summertime fun.Summer Fun
What are your plans for this summer? Perhaps you’re heading to the coast for a day of kite flying, surfing, sandcastle building, and delicious seafood. Or maybe you’re packing up your camping gear and roughing it for a few days in the great outdoors with friends and family.
You’re probably going to ooh and ah at the fireworks on Independence Day, and perhaps you’ll even help the kids hone their [...]
I’m not sure about you, but the Fourth of July is all about sparklers, fireworks, picnics, cookouts, flags, Betsy Ross, birth of our country… and burlap.
Yep. Burlap. Nothing says, “Happy Birthday, America” like burlap, especially when it’s a burlap flag with red and blue and stars and stripes.Here’s an easy Fourth of July project you can make in an afternoon. Step 1: Cut.
You want to cut out a rectangle of burlap that measures approximately 36″ x 24″. You can hem it (or simply iron the edges flat), and secure with iron-on tape. If so, you will need to allow for a two inch seam allowance. Iron flat and trim off excess burlap. You [...]