Backyard Oasis – Patio 2021

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We wait all year for sunny summer days; today I’m showing you my patio oasis and where I’d spend all my time if I could. My favourite place to be all summer long is my back patio. It’s nothing fancy and my patio furniture is around 15 years old, so I won’t win any magazine […]

Patio Makeover – Sweet William Sewing Style

Patio makeover, patio set makeover, patio decor, patio cushions, Sweet William Sewing, patio life

It’s done! It’s done, it’s done, it’s done! (sung in a ‘happy dance’ sort of voice). My favourite room in the house is ready – and not only am I going to show it off, but I’m going to go outside and enjoy it once I’m done showing it off. I’m sorry, I’m too excited […]

Adirondack Chairs / Muskoka Chairs

Adirondack chairs, Muskoka chairs, composite furniture, upcycled furniture, patio furniture, recycled patio furniture, C.R. Plastic Products, CRP Products, recycled plastics

I didn’t know what to call this post? I’ve always called these chairs “Muskoka”, but in the US I guess they are called “Adirondack chairs” – either way, I was in desperate need of a new pair. This is my second set of Adirondack chairs / Muskoka chairs in the past 10 years, and this […]

DIY Branch Table

DIY Branch Table

This DIY branch table post came about because my Step-Dad did some extensive pruning in their backyard.  I can’t remember if he asked me if I could use the branches, or if I saw them and asked him for them – but I had this branch table from Brent Comber pinned as a wish-list project […]