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Thursday, December 11, 2008

Back to Decorating!

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My pictures are now clickable!! My husband finally figured it out! You can't drag the picture like I was doing. From now on my text will be underneath. I'm sure most of you who have blogs already knew this, but I just got it! This will take a little getting used to......

Here are a few more pictures of my friend's house (Bo's momma) that I showed you a few weeks ago. I used bright red and gold ribbon and big ornaments around the door.

The kitchen is really pretty! The baking santa is a Mark Roberts piece.


This is the fun tree in the family room. It has a little bit of everything on it. I tied the ribbon on the branches for something a little bit different.

This is the formal living room. I showed you a similar picture in the earlier post.

Doesn't she have a beautiful home?

Since I know how to make the pics clickable now..... I will post a few more pics of my house soon. Stay tuned.......

27 comments:

Tracy said...

Oh Kristen, it is all so gorgeous! I am so glad you fixed the pictures to enlarge...I can get a better view of your beautiful house! :)
I loved the pictures of Bo too! You gotta love dogs...they are so tolerant of us people. LOL

Tootsie said...

I NEEEEEEEEED THAT DOORWAY AT THE TOP OF THIS POST!!!!! REALLLLLY NEEEEEEEEED IT!

Kristens Creations said...

Hey Tootsie, Sorry about my blog.... apparently I have no clue what I'm doing and hubby was gone! He told me what I did, but it's too stupid to tell. LOL! Isn't the doorway pretty! I really need to post a pic of the front of the whole house. It's gorgeous!

Kristens Creations said...

Oops.... I'm really going crazy, I thought I was on Tootsie's blog....it's time for bed!

Paige said...

Oh that door is fantastic. Everything is. You are so talented.

Mary Ellen (megardengal) said...

Oh what a beautiful home! I love the entry way! I have this really funny looking entryway and cannot for the life of me figure out what to do with it!!! I need help buy am too embarressed to even post the front of the house!

You do an awesome job!
blessings
mary

Diane said...

Yay!!! I can click on your pictures so I can drool more on the keyboard all over your beautiful decorating! Seriously, it really is gorgeous.

Question please... Do the decorations belong to the client or do you bring them with you for each house? I was just curious. I loved the santa & the ornament tree in the kitchen. ♥
Diane

Chris said...

I like your style Kristen. My brother has his home decorated for Christmas and it is always stunning.

Hugs,
Chris

"Blossom" said...

I just love the fullness of this doorway. Everthing you docorated is awsome.
Blossom

Kristen said...

As always you do such wonderful work.

niartist said...

Kristen,
I'm blown away by that front door, well - all of it, really! It's so beautiful! Congratulations on figuring out the photos, but I have a question ... what kind of camera are you using to get such great photos of this stuff!? My Christmas stuff photos aren't coming out NEARLY as nice.

Melissa Miller said...

Hi Kristen, ~WOW~ Her home is just so incredible! I love the front door and the fireplace is stunning.
You did a great decorating all of it.
I wanted to let you know I received the ornaments yesterday. Thank you very much for mailing them so quickly. They are even prettier than I realized now that I can see the whole thing. I mailed you a check for the total of each plus the shipping price that was on the box.
Thanks again, ~Melissa :)

Raxx - A day in the life said...

Fantastic as usual, my fav is the pic of the FP mantle and tree!

KMfamily ;-) said...

that front door is beautiful!!
great work!

squawmama said...

Kristen as always your pictures are beautiful... Your friends house is just gorgeous... I love it... Are those doors from your house or hers??? Thanks for the great post... Loved it! Have a great day... Love YA

(((HUGS)))
Donna

Lynette said...

Stunning as always!! You do great work girl!! Glad you and hubs figured out how to enlarge the pics - now I can get more ideas!! I need to finish posting mine - not that they come close to comparing!!
Have a good one ~

Bo said...

Hi Kristen...This lady's home is gorgeous...and the way you've decorated it is perfectly fitting for such a home...I had missed the pics of Bo & your Sassy, so I checked them out...so CUTE....
I love dogs! :-)Bo (the human one)

kayleeg2005 said...

okay, kristen, it's offical, you are the best decorator on earth!!!
beautiful pic's!!!
great work, merry christmas!

Buffie said...

Whoa! That's gorgeous Kristen!!! Really beautifully done! ALl of it!


Buffie :)

laurie said...

What a beautiful home and what beautiful Christmas decor! Enjoyed your post, as always. laurie

Terrie's Lil' Piece of Serenity said...

Kristen, Those doors are awesome. What a wonderful job!! And you made them even more beautiful.
Hugs, Terrie

Lynne said...

Kristen. This is gorgeous girl. I know it was alot of work..but so worth it.. the kitchen is just incredible. I love the Santa and the small elf...thanks so much for sharing..hugs ~lynne~

Lynne said...

Kristen. This is gorgeous girl. I know it was alot of work..but so worth it.. the kitchen is just incredible. I love the Santa and the small elf...thanks so much for sharing..hugs ~lynne~

Miss Janice said...

Kristen, well I still don't know how to make my photos enlargeable (sp?) and other things as well. I am so busy and really need to devote an entire week to jazz up my blog and learn all the tricks! The doorway in your post is awesome!

Melissa Miller said...

I HAVE PASSED ON THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT AWARD TO YOU!

WHEN YOU HAVE A MOMENT COME BY. :)

Helen said...

You have great taste and talent..I have enjoyed looking at your photos. Happy Holidays, Kristen.

cottage farm villa (aka cottagecharm) said...

These pictures are just beautiful! Wow, what a talent you have. I just found you through Carol at Meadowsweetdays. It was a real treat to open up your blog ~

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