Photobucket     Photobucket        

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Back to Decorating!

'
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.

Anonymous 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

Anonymous 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 ~

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My photo
I'm a 42yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 21years to a wonderful man, Kevin. We have one son together named Chase who is 14. We live in a small town in Arkansas and have a dog named Sassy, a cat named Coco and now a chinchilla, Tiki. My husband is a Database Administrator and I have my own business called Kristen's Creations where I make and sell a variety of crafts. I worked in a shop as a floral designer for 15 yrs. until it closed. My former boss decided to retire and lease out her building. I enjoy crafting, decorating, and hanging out with my family. E-mail me at Kristenscreations@hotmail.com

Follow me on Instagram!

https://www.instagram.com/kristenscreations12/

To subscribe through email, add your email address below.

You are welcome to pin anything from my blog

Follow Me on Pinterest

Total Pageviews



The tip junkie featured my snowman mesh wreath!

homemade crafts

Popular Posts

BlogCatalog

Decorating Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory

Sassy Girl

Sassy Girl

Cock a doodle doo!!

Cock a doodle doo!!

Wish we were here!

Wish we were here!

Blog List

  • 7 Easy Ways to Create the Perfect Spooky Skeleton Halloween Porch! The post 7 Easy Ways to Create a Spooky Skeleton Halloween Porch! appeared first on T...
    3 hours ago
  • I can't wait to show you my latest project...my Halloween centerpiece starring my super easy and inexpensive DIY mugs! As soon as I saw *this* in the Pott...
    3 hours ago
  • [image: 516th Inspire Me Tuesday] Welcome to the 516th Inspire Me Tuesday. We didn’t have Inspire Me Tuesday last week, instead we have our 2019 Fall Ho...
    7 hours ago
  • Last week I shared the Fun Art in a French Country Fall Bedroom with the cutest cow sitting in a chair painting. If you missed it you can click on the link...
    9 hours ago
  • [image: Table set for fall with Mikasa Garden Harvest dishes, vintage amber Anchor Hocking glasses, a centerpiece with Beautyberry and Virginia Sweetspire ...
    10 hours ago
  • A few years ago I wrote an article featuring 20 Ways to Make a Bed, so today’s post is a spin off that one. I was helping a client (and friend) pick bed li...
    22 hours ago
  • I *love* to share cool ways to create art at home. A lot of times I'll use photos in our home instead of buying art. It's more personal and a lot cheaper! ...
    1 day ago
  • *It's that time of year when the ladies come out to * *join us in celebrating Halloween! They have been* *joining me in celebrating since my first year ...
    1 day ago
  • Welcome to the 555th Metamorphosis Monday!... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
    1 day ago
  • Growing up in the Atlanta area, of course I knew all about Athens, GA and the fact that it's home to the University of Georgia, a college town in all the...
    1 day ago
  • I have never really been drawn to the color of Jadeite, to be honest. It just wasn’t a shade of green I particularly liked. But, my tune has changed wh...
    1 day ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones! I just can't seem to keep my dogs - the Staffies - under control! The living room seems to be their playground. Well, for now it's The Fi...
    2 days ago
  • We have had a great week despite the fact that it's a million degrees outside! ha! Hollis is taking art classes on Monday nights with her best friend fr...
    4 days ago
  • [image: Harvest Baked Pork Chops] Nothing screams comfort food more than the change in the weather from hot to cool, am I right? Pork and apples are pure...
    1 week ago
  • I’ve been staying in Vegas for years. The many hotels I’ve booked and stayed at are: Luxor, Excalibur, Circus Circus, Bally’s, MGM Grand, Monte Carlo, Hi...
    1 week ago
  • Whhhhhhhooouuuuuuuffffpppptttttssshhhh! That’s me. I’m blowing the dust off of this blog. It’s not like I left, really. I started devoting more time to I...
    1 week ago
  • Here’s wishing everyone a Happy Labors Day.AND I hope everyone stays safe from the Hurricane. Karoo Karoo! It sounds like an old Blondies song! I kee...
    2 weeks ago
  • I am writing today to say farewell to blogging. I have loved this blog. I started *The Shabby Nest* in 2008, and it has been a source of joy, it has prov...
    2 weeks ago
  • Good morning! Joe and I are at the beach for a few days for my bday. Before we left I brought ut some pillows and some accessories for the coffee table for...
    2 weeks ago
  • I'm Back with another book review! This one I am especially impressed with, as it is a book that covers a problem that so many of us houseplant lovers fac...
    4 months ago
  • Four Citrus Lemonade from Delia Creates I was cleaning off my desktop when I stumbled across a recipe for this yummy summer drink. Delia made a four cit...
    4 months ago
  • Do you have emotional attachments to your clothing? I do! I know exactly where it comes from too! My Mom and I use to have so much fun planning my ward...
    5 months ago
  • Happy Thursday! Whenever I walk down to the basement, admittedly, I'm still pleased by the refreshed view that greets us! Thanks to The Home Depot and t...
    7 months ago
  • There's a hodge podge of Valentine love on our mantel. Read more » About the Author: Grandmother of 6, Laurie's favorite places to shop are estate sales,...
    7 months ago
  • Stopping in to wish y’all a Merry Christmas and best wishes for the New Year. I have been absent lately on my blog, but you may follow me on my Instagram ...
    8 months ago
  • Dear Readers, The time has come for me to say good-bye to Poofing the Pillows. I have loved writing this blog for 10+ years but I know it's time to move ...
    8 months ago
  • 10 months ago
  • I gave my old nursery dresser a more modern look with Raw Silk, Stirling, Little Lamb and Soapstone. I am keeping this but thought I would try my hand at...
    1 year ago
  • Note: If you are looking for Foodie Friday and Everything Else, the link party has been permanently retired. Thanks for all of your support over the years...
    1 year ago
  • So, my husband and I are attending a banquet this week and I realized that I don’t really have anything that qualifies as ‘cocktail party’ attire. So, ye...
    1 year ago
  • The first day of fall, where has the summer gone to? We've been in the upper 90's all week, hard to believe fall is here and yes those cold days of winter ...
    1 year ago
  • I knew this day would come... I just didn't know the deep down feelings that would surface. God prepared me for this! I often wondered how in the world ...
    2 years ago
  • Have you seen or should I say drooled over all the blogs showing their flocked christmas trees? Well, I can say I drooled...just a bit over them! So much t...
    2 years ago
  • Hello, and Happy Valentine’s Day! I thought I’d share a couple of the Valentine’s I’ve made for my oldest granddaughter (the 5 year old). I used a couple...
    3 years ago
  • Hi there friends... Welcome back to this weeks Share Your Style Party!! ~~~~~ Our host this week is Kelly from The Essence of Home! Take it away Kelly! ...
    3 years ago
  • These closet doors are dreamy!!! *Dream Book Design *turned an unattractive closet door into something I want!!! Learn *how to build a barn door for a...
    4 years ago
  • This Miniature Pewter-Like Teapot with Lid that lifts and tilts is adorable at the height of just 1 1/2 inches tall, and matching teacup, saucer, and disp...
    4 years ago
  • *Hi! I have been decorating for Christmas this week and finished the piano so I wanted to share.This will be a short post, I am working hard to get my hous...
    4 years ago
  • I have been keeping a secret for a few months... and it has been hard not to give it away! Thank goodness I can finally tell you today!!! After 4 1/2 y...
    5 years ago
  • Hello Lovlies, You are cordially invited to join me at my new blog, Larkspur Interiors. WHEN: Now! WHERE: www.larkspurinteriors.com R.S.V.P.: Not necessa...
    5 years ago
  • It's Friday once again. Can you believe it? And it's time for another great house tour. Today we're snooping around Jenna's home at Rain On A Tin Roof. ...
    6 years ago
  • Projects, projects, do they ever end? lol There is always something to add to the list, isn't there? I had wanted to add bead board to the ends of our ...
    7 years ago