KIDS happened, that's what. and now the lovely things look like this:
Soooooo, with a little help from the two culprits we transformed them to this!
I've decided I will never be able to do sewing tutorials because I pretty much slop things together and hope no one looks at the "ugly side." So just in case you were excited to learn how to make these babies, Go fish! cuz I'm pretty sure I did each one differently.
Its just fabric, elastic, and a sewing machine. If I were patient they'd be reversible, but alas. I'm not.
You can kind of see what's going on underneath in this picture:
Oh ho! I know what you're thinking what do we do when that lovely white becomes pb&j artwork? Well, you're not gonna believe this, you slip them off and "trow them in the wash, it'll be grand!"
I wrote this post forever ago about motivation.
I had a moment today that made me think, hey maybe I'm not doing so bad after all.
Here's the moment. I wished there were a way to blame someone else for vamping up these stools, and not because I'm ashamed of my handiwork--I think they turned out pretty snazzy--but because this wasn't about me looking awesome. It was about doing something nice for someone else, 'cuz that feels good.
Though now that I think about it, here I am posting about this on my blog... I guess I'm still prideful. (sigh)