The Straight Stitch: shag pillow

shag pillow

  Hello Happy Looks Good On You readers! I hope your summer is off to a great start! Look at this super fun shag pillow by V and Co. Isn't it just fantastic?! I love it! While I was visiting Alison I decided to make on of my very own. The tutorial was absolutely wonderful. Especially for … [Read more...]

summer freebie


Happy First Day of Summer! (yesterday, so I'm a tad late.) Summer is so fantastic for so many reasons! Here are a few of my favorite things of summer: -backyard BBQs -swinging in the hammock -camping -drive-in movies -the sound of crickets at night -fireworks -summer … [Read more...]

seeing red: tv unit makeover


I have been dying to post this project for a few weeks now! No matter how many times I see it happen, I'm always amazed at the transformation that can take place with just a little paint. My dear friend, let's call her Robyn, came to me with this wonderful project. She wanted to makeover this tv … [Read more...]

The Straight Stitch: peacock pillow

peacock plumes

I have been drooling over this amazing peacock pillow from Amy at Positively Splendid since I saw it on Tatertots & Jello in April. Amy does incredible things over at Positively Splendid so if you haven't visited her yet you need to asap! The tutorial for this absolutely charming pillow … [Read more...]

creativity abounds

red teapot

Greetings! I'm back! I spent last week visiting Alison and boy did we have good times! We spent our time talking, eating good food, watching a great deal of Cary Grant movies and working on projects. Incredible! I am always amazed at other people's creativity. I have a ridiculously long list of … [Read more...]

Picture Perfect: a break in the storm

panoramic rainbow

  Look at this absolutely amazing picture Curtis took on Memorial Day!   … [Read more...]