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« on: April 20, 2019 07:01:11 AM »

Probably on the bleeding edge of "reconstructed," but there were some extra steps involved to make the most out of some gorgeous vintage sheets from PerfectlyBohemian for nursery linens! These started out as a twin-sized set with a fitted sheet, flat sheet, and pillowcase. With a little bit of creative patchwork, I was able to get two full sized crib sheets from the flat sheet. They completely transformed my visions for the nursery, too...I had envisioned everything being dark with lots of deep blue and pops of color, but the print on these is space-ey AND light and bright. They make me so happy!





(bonus belly shot - this was right after the sheets were finished)

I also covered a bit from the pillowcase with fusible vinyl and made a wipable changing pad cover. It's not quite "finished" since the edges are just folded under, but the vinyl wrinkles after machine washing (which I try to do now and then) and has to be re-ironed every time. Also, after making...6...crib sheets of various sizes/fabrics (baby was in daycare for a while and needed mini crib sheets, separate post soon), I'm slightly burnt out on elastic for the moment Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: April 20, 2019 07:32:22 AM »

What a fantastic project for a lovely nursery!
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« Reply #2 on: April 20, 2019 09:19:44 AM »

I love them so so much!!! I didn't realize you did the wipeable mat, too! The pattern really looks great in the room Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2019 07:18:48 AM »

That looks great and so terrific along with the awesome planetary mobile. What a lovely nursery!
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« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2019 07:53:11 AM »

That looks great and so terrific along with the awesome planetary mobile. What a lovely nursery!

One could almost call it...  stellar.  Wink
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« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2019 08:02:12 AM »

That looks great and so terrific along with the awesome planetary mobile. What a lovely nursery!

One could almost call it...  stellar.  Wink

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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2019 08:14:29 AM »

That looks great and so terrific along with the awesome planetary mobile. What a lovely nursery!

One could almost call it...  stellar.  Wink

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Tee hee hee Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: April 22, 2019 08:42:49 AM »

Mistess Jennie for the win on the pun; rhinoceroses for the win on the cute crib sheets and accessories.
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« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2019 11:45:55 AM »

These are so cool.
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« Reply #9 on: April 23, 2019 10:55:13 AM »

Elegant, soothing space. Glorious execution.

Full body swoon, my friend. Hand to forehead and all!


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