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Thursday, February 17, 2011

Three Things...

Hey guys! I just wanted to tell you three quick things....First, my kitchen items have arrived!! I was trying to keep it a secret...haha! I'm sure you have no idea what they are so I thought I would give you a hint...lol! Kevin and his friend are going to install them on Saturday! YAY!!
Second... look what I got for Valentine's Day!! Yep...chocolate...Yum!! Kevin picked them out all by himself...although I told him where to go! haha! I think I gained a pound!Third...Remember I am going to do a tutorial on how to make an Easter/spring mesh wreath. I picked up these two rolls of mesh yesterday. I am waiting on Hobby Lobby to put their Easter stuff on sale...I'm hoping it will be next week. Those of you who have a Hobby Lobby know how they switch their sales from week to week. Anyway, I am going to look for some glittery eggs, springy silk flowers, Easter ribbons, and something really cute to go in the middle of the wreath...maybe a rabbit or a sign that says "Happy Easter". If you are going to make a wreath for yourself this might give you some ideas of what to get. There are endless possibilities...I can't wait to show you my updated kitchen!! I hope to post it this weekend if all goes as planned.

Have a wonderful Friday!!

16 comments:

Allyson Pecilunas said...

YAY!! Can't wait to see your tutorial on the mesh wreath I am going to make one for sure! Can't wait to see your new appliances :)

bluebird1959 said...

What size mesh are you using? Stores around here carrying about 4 -5 different sizes, ranging from about 2" to 24." Looking forward to your tutorial!

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

Still haven't got to HL. But I would love to be ready when you do your tutorial..

lmlynch42 said...

Can't wait.. Thank you for sharing this...

Lisa

LC said...

Kristen, Oh..I am so excited to see your new updated kitchen! Sounds exciting. Funny how we girls do a happy dance over shiny new things that go in a kitchen! *wink*
Those sweets look absolutely delicious. yumm..
I look forward to seeing the wreath tutorial. I bet the Easter spring items will be on sale next week. They run the sales often.
have a happy day~L

kara@elements-interiors.net said...

Hey sweet girl! Been missin you!
I CANT WAIT EITHER!!! You TEASER!
I LOVE the heart....BEAUTIFUL!!!
Please share your kitchen MONDAY!!!
Your KILLIN me ova here!

love ya!

xoxokara

Cathy~Mille Fleur said...

Yay! I am dying to see all of your new kitchen goodies! I am so glad the weather finally cooperated so you could get them delivered!

I might actually try to make the wreath...I am not very crafty but I think I am going to do it anyway...haha! I can't believe you are not sharing the candy...how rude;)! Hope all is well with all of you! Have a wonderful weekend!

Kristens Creations said...

Bluebird1959, the mesh is 21 inches wide.

Nancy said...

Love our Hobby Lobby!!! looking forward to the tutorial!

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

We switched to all stainless appliances just before Christmas...love them! Countertop is next, then maybe I'll show off my kitchen too.

Becca said...

What FUN ... I can't wait to see your new appliances! And, you know we're all looking forward to your Easter mesh wreaths, which are always gorgeous !! Have a great day, Becca

Liz said...

I am so excited (beyond words)about you sharing your tutorial with us on Mesh wreaths. Happy Dance over here is Virginia!

I am also excited to see your new kitchen appliances. It's amazing how new appliances can transform a kitchen...instantly!!

Have a great weekend and enjoy the warmer weather! XOXO ~Liz

The Lambert's said...

Where did you find the mesh? I only found it at Sam's at Christmas time. Maybe I'm just not looking in the right place at Hobby Lobby. Thanks!

Theresa said...

silly question, but I have seen your mesh wreaths and I love them, but I can't find the mesh at hobby lobby. What area can the mesh be found in? Love your kitchen. I got all new appliances for my kitchen in November. Love it! :)

Janet said...

Kirsten,
The email address I used for you has no access so I am hoping with my fingers crossed you will see this.
Somehere in a comment you named a shop close to you if we were having problems securing the poly flex ribbon and that we could order online from them. I cannot find it again to save my soul. Would you please tell me again who this is?
I live in the Atlanta area and Hobby Lobby, Michaels, and JoAnn's do not carry it.
Thank you so very, very much,
Janet

Penny said...

Looking forward to the tutorial

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