Monday, August 15, 2011

{miscellany monday}

 i'm linking up today with my bff carissa over at lowercase letters for miscellany monday.

{one}
what's in a name?
baby girl is still nameless. baby naming is hard, well, for us at least. we had a boys name already picked out, but a girl's name...we have a few that we like, but we can't decide on what we want to call her for the rest of her precious life.

 {two}
sneak peak
come back tomorrow for a sneak peak at baby girl's nursery decor.
here's a teaser...

{three}
this little man loves the beach...


{four}
this little man also loves his cousin and really enjoys following him around...



{five}
easy envelope pillows
i purchased pillow inserts from target {2 per pack for only $5.00} a {long} while back, with the intentions of making pillow covers to put them on our couches. well, i'm slow in my projects! but, here are two that i made. they aren't quite finished...i want to add some decoration...perhaps rosettes...but, i love the fabric...it's just a gray cotton...and were super easy to make...and i'm a beginner sewer! i followed this tutorial:
http://www.aprettycoollife.com/2009/09/10-minute-envelope-back-pillow-tutorial.html
{the pillow to the left is the front view, and the right is the back.}
i'll post pictures after i add the detail to them, because i have no idea when i'll be motivated to finish them...my mind is on the nursery...


{six}
i love pictures of sleeping babies, especially when they're of this handsome little guy...

happy monday!

6 comments:

  1. Our Samuel didn't have his name until the day that he was born. Now, I realize that he has the exact name that he was meant to have -- but, boy oh boy, that was patience when we didn't know the name.

    The nursery looks lovely.

    Blessings on your Monday.

    Rachel

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  2. i can't wait to see more of the nursery!! love the pillows, too. you are so crafty. i remember that awesome purse you made a while back! :)

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  3. Sleeping babies are so precious! He is so cute!

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  4. love the new do. : ) i think it looks perfect!

    i adore the stitching on the bedding... i couldn't see that in the other pic.

    cute pillows. you're getting good.

    jude loves his austin.

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  5. Those pictures of him on the beach? Absolutely adorable! Can't wait to see the rest of the nursery shots - from what I can see, it's going to be awesome!

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