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[Finished Object] Red Velvet Sideboard

A few weeks ago I shared a sneak peek of my latest project... a bit of sneaky stenciling to brighten up a sideboard that I've got a little crush on! I finally finished the sideboard... painting, waxing and all (well.... Jeff finished off the waxing...) and we've...
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Three Minute Furniture Restoration

We're all about the quick and easy here at with Three Snugbugs... so with that in mind, check out our super-secret (shhhh....) tutorial on how to spiff up your garage sale...
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Back to Basics…. Baking Bread

Jeff and I have been focused lately on finding places in our life where we can spend our money and time in ways that provide lots of enjoyment. You know, not like going to a party enjoyment... more like learning how to tie super good knots enjoyment....
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about patty

Patty Brower

Patty Brower

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  Hi there! I'm Patty. I'm a writer, innkeeper and maker. Read the blog for tutorials, tricks and inspiration. Visit the online shop and check out our handcrafted soaps, candles, cool finds and more. Or plan a visit to Northern Comfort, the bed and breakfast and antique shop in northern Minnesota that I run with my husband, Jeff, and our basset hound, Peppermint. Are you a business owner? I also work with indie retail and creative business owners to build beautiful social media platforms, websites and email marketing programs.

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See what I'm up to this May -- just click to see Me Made May or Curvy Sewing Collective Capsule posts!

 

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A snow day with mom.

While Mr. Bug spent Saturday and Sunday shoveling our (and total strangers’) cars out of snowbanks, my mom and I amused ourselves by building an army of turtle and tomato pincushions! It was super fun and the final tally was eight tomatoes, four turtles and an apple....

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