Thursday, November 4, 2010

simple autumn valence

these little cuties are so simple to whip up!  with cutting, pressing, sewing and hanging it only took about an hour and a half!(and if you don't stop to yack on the phone like i could probably be done in an hour!!)

you'll need:
enough fabric for your window  (i used 2 pieces...15 1/2" x 32" with deb strain's saltbox harvest)
sewing machine
iron/ironing board

cut your pieces, then press 1/4" around all four sides.
stitch around all four sides using 1/8" seam allowance.
fold top piece down 2 1/2", press.
sew along the edge using 1/4" seam allowance.  this will create your rod pocket.
press and hang!
perfect for autumn and thanksgiving!! 
we are linking up with:
made by you monday @ skip to my lou
today's creative blog
hope studios
creative itch 
giggles, glitz and glam
saturday mornings


  1. Wow, you have very nice blog. And you're making pretty things ;) Have to jump here later to look closer.
    Best regards

  2. So sweet! Love the fabric you've chosen.

  3. I love it! Great fabric choice!

    Link it up at my new linky party,

  4. FYI: You will be feature on my Glam Party next week so check back next Tuesday!!

  5. That is awesome! I would love for you to come link up at my Strut Your Stuff Linky Party!