Photobucket     Photobucket        

Thursday, February 10, 2011

~~Valentine Mesh Wreath~~

Hi guys! Valentine's Day is just around the corner! I was looking through my older posts and came across these mesh wreaths I made for a client last year. You might remember them...just thought I'd post them again.
I am gathering up materials to make an Easter mesh wreath for my front door. I am going to show you how to make one for yourself too!! I have seen so many cute Easter items at Hobby Lobby and Michael's so I think it will turn out cute!


In case your wondering if we got hit by that snowstorm yesterday the answer is yes! Although we got 7 inches of snow it doesn't compare to what they got about an hour away from here up north. Some places got 30 inches!! It was a record for Arkansas...I still can't believe it! We have yet another snow day tomorrow! The kiddos might be going all summer! lol...The snow sure is pretty, but like I said in my last post...I"M READY FOR SPRING!!!

New Etsy Store Items Coming Tomorrow... Have a great weekend!!

P.S. I get my deco polymesh locally but if you are not able to find it in your town I have searched online and found a place to order it. It's called Audrey's Gifts and Home Decor. They have a very good selection of the polymesh and great prices. I usually pay $9.99 a roll... most of their rolls are $5.99 to $7.99. Just thought I would let you know in case you can't find it in your area. (I assume this is a reputable company but I have not ordered from them)

One more thing...you will need two rolls of the mesh...two different colors. I think I am using lavender and pink.

18 comments:

angiecannon07 said...

Hi Kristen, I love the Valentine's wreath you made. I look forward to you showing us how to make one. Where do you purchase the mesh? I have not been able to find any at Micheal's in Iowa. Thanks for sharing and spring is comming soon!!

Jen S. said...

Hi there~
I LOVE the Valentines wreathes you made. You are very creative and they are awesome :)
Sorry you are getting so much snow. I hope it lets up soon!

Allyson Pecilunas said...

I just love your mesh wreaths!! I wanna make one for myself. There's a floral shop over here I am gonna check to see if they sell that mesh. I hope you are staying warm!!

The Decorative Dreamer said...

These are so pretty! I LOVE them! They look great there on your doors too. Glad to see you are staying busy despite all the snow! Happy Valentines Day!

Shelia said...

Hi Kristen! Oh, your wreaths are wonderful! I can just imagine what you'll do for Easter! :)
Wow! You did get a lot of snow! Stay warm!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Jaclyn said...

i am excited to learn how to make one! How many rolls of the mesh should i purchase?

The Lovely in Life said...

I've never really taken Valentines' to heart ( no pun intended ) as I'm usually still getting over Christmas. I do love what you did with those wreaths, they're fantastic!

Nancy said...

Don't you make arrangements? And do you sell them on eBay? Or would I sent you a photo of where I'm wanting one and give you a general idea of the colors?
Love your wreath!! Will these be for sale on Etsy? I would love to have one for next year since Monday is so close this year.

mississippi artist said...

Beautiful wreaths. I have a roll of the mesh in lime green that I have used for tons of stuff.Glad we didn't get more than a dusting of snow here.

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

I have always loved those mesh wreaths. They are so full! Have a great Valentine's Day!

LC said...

Kristen, pretty wreath! I've only seen the mesh ribbon at Christmastime. I can't wait to see the ones you make for Easter.
Stay warm. Spring is coming soon!
have a happy Friday~

Kirby said...

Love your wreaths!
P.S. I am one of those that live in NW AR that got 20 inches of snow...I think I hate snow now..haha! Have a great weekend!

Sandra said...

Hi Kristen! Love the Valentine wreath you made. I've been looking for the mesh garland and have no luck. Hobby Lobby carried some for Christmas but that was it. I'm so glad you posted a link on where we might be able to find it. I'm gonna check it out. Thanks so much.
Sandra

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Love the wreaths...but skipped Valentines and went to Mardi Grau

tons of stuff tp get done, but zero energy.....

Glad you are doing good!

Melissa Miller said...

Very petty and unique wreaths Kristen. They are fabulous with two.

Happy Valentines Day! :)

Jenn with Munchkin Land Designs said...

Kristen,
I just wanted to let you know that I sent you an email. Please look it over and let me know if you have any questions!
Jenn

Mickey's Mate said...

The Valentine wreath is really cute. I have ordered several times from Audrey's shop before and have never had any problem. She is my main source for the mesh. Happy Belated Valentine's Day.

Wreath Artist said...

Love the wreaths! I am also a floral designer and love to see other people's creations. Hobby Lobby now carries the mesh in their gift wrap department. 50% off makes it $5 a roll which is cheaper than I paid wholesale.

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My Photo
I'm a 40yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 19 years 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

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 ranking

Lifestyle Blogs - Blog Rankings

Blog List

  • Happy Thursday and welcome to those of you coming from My Fabuless Life!! I’ll come back later to explain my recent absence (life just gets in the way some...
    1 hour ago
  • [image: tray-after-on-porch.jpg] I do love a good thriftstore find, but sometimes when you find something out there for cheap, it might not look exactly th...
    2 hours ago
  • [image: Fall Autumn Table Setting]Welcome to the 311th Tablescape Thursday! I was working on a table to share this week, but the new screens arrived for th...
    3 hours ago
  • [image: Miss Mustard Seed-0670] I went shopping with Kriste today and I kept pausing to declare how excited I am about the new studio space. I got a call...
    7 hours ago
  • A few weeks ago I bought a pair of decorative rattan chairs at an antique shop, I snagged the pair for $60 from the Charleston Antique Market in Las Vega...
    8 hours ago
  • I am finally getting around to showing you our new courtyard furniture, though this area is still a work in progress. I had ordered an outdoor rug but qui...
    10 hours ago
  • *Oh, to see the sun, fun, and warmth* *of summer leave is just too sad for me* *and we have had the coldest, rainiest * *August, so it just seems too soon....
    11 hours ago
  • Fall is just about here so of course I am thinking about changing things up a bit. This is one of my favorite seasons, it is when the temps get cooler and...
    12 hours ago
  • Baby shower food can be simple or extravagant…homemade or catered….themed or classic. It depends on so many things… your mom-to-be, your budget and your ...
    15 hours ago
  • So many of my friends have faced truly hard things in the last few years. Cancer, loss of a spouse, loss of a child, loss of a parent are just a few of...
    20 hours ago
  • Welcome to Wow Us Wednesdays! I sure hope y'all are having a great week. We are enjoying much lower humidity and I love it! I am sure it will be hot again ...
    22 hours ago
  • Hi there friends...hope you all had a nice weekend! ~~~ It seems like a weekend cannot go by without me making a trip to the indoor flea market!! There's ...
    22 hours ago
  • Welcome to this crazy day of linky love and blog exploration! I love to see what is new out there in blog land. Get started clicking away to view every...
    23 hours ago
  • Hi everyone! It’s Holly from My Sister’s Suitcase. Do you guys remember tangrams? I loved creating different objects and animals from tangram puzzle pieces...
    1 day ago
  • *My short answer is “Yes!”* *Having just come back from a week of house hunting in Texas I can’t tell you the large number of just flat out bad photos th...
    1 day ago
  • [image: CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Restoration Hardware Inspired Vintage Book Bundle]I am excited to share my latest project with you because it meets m...
    1 day ago
  • [image: DIY Spray Paint Shelf {holds 117 cans!!}] So we have officially been in our new house in the Columbus, Ohio area for 6 days. While we are still ...
    1 day ago
  • [image: full tbl2] 2012 Today, I am looking back at some of my past Fall tablescapes. This Fall picnic was posted in 2012. At that time, the name of t...
    1 day ago
  • I'm super excited to let you all know that I'm curating a sale for Joss and Main and it goes live tonight!! There are all sorts of beautiful pieces that ...
    1 day ago
  • There's something about a shelf that excites me! You know, it's the chance to decorate a new spot. I recently ran across this new chippy metal shelf at ...
    1 day ago
  • So are you wondering what Midcentury Modern Eclectic actually is? It’s what I call my signature style! The dictionary defines a Signature Style as,...
    1 day ago
  • Hello friends! I'm back with another post from our new Florida home. It's the bright and sunny guest room. With all of this warm light Chestnut just loves t...
    1 day ago
  • I love to have fresh flowers and bowls of fresh produce in my kitchen in every season. I have found it is a fun way to change things up a bit in the k...
    1 day ago
  • Hello all! Oh my goodness, I have been *so* excited to tell you about the trip I took a couple weeks ago. I was approached by Better Homes and Gardens re...
    1 day ago
  • [image: SONY DSC] Looking to give some kind of jump start to the creativity battery in my head, I found a very easy sewing project on Pinterest that give...
    2 days ago
  • From tailgates to the kitchen, *Aimee Broussard* offers tailgating accessories known as *Kitchen Spirit*. How cute and adorable is her LSU tailgate displa...
    2 days ago
  • If you have ever wanted to vacation where Prince Charles and his bride Camilla live – there actually are several options to do so when choosing your...
    2 days ago
  • One of Tracy's friends hosted another shower at her house on Sunday and it was WONDERFUL. The food, the gifts, the company; everything. BEST of all was tha...
    2 days ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones and welcome again to Barbie Mondays. This was the most fun and easy little dress to whip up. This little dress reminded me so much of the ...
    3 days ago
  • The Blogland Tour is like an old-fashioned chain letter--but with blog posts. Three questions are given to each blogger, and so far, answers have been int...
    3 days ago
  • This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Del Monte, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DelM...
    3 days ago
  • [image: Copy_of_001] WELCOME! I am so glad you stopped by today. I love Friday’s…it is the start of the weekend…and…Friday is a BIG day for us here at To...
    5 days ago
  • Happy Show & Tell Saturday!! We are enjoying our last weekend before school starts and I hope you are too! (Even if school has already started or doesn't...
    5 days ago
  • It's all finished and I love it! I knew I would. AND I am learning that there are a lot of bloggers out there that love wallpaper too. I am not alone. I...
    5 days ago
  • however, I will never get done if I keep up at this speed. The final journey on my girlfriend trip was I couldn't believe it was happening. T...
    1 week ago
  • Greetings, friends !! Thank you all so very much for your thoughtful comments about our recent feature in "Decorating Shortcuts" magazine ... it meant so m...
    1 week ago
  • [image: Decorating Classroom with Wallternatives by virginiasweetpea] Today is my 41st first day of school: 13 as a student, 4 in college, and 24 as a mid...
    1 week ago
  • Hi! Long time since I last posted, but wanted to share our latest home project with all of you. I wanted a stone firepit with decking surrounding it. I fou...
    1 week ago
  • There's been so many changes these past few months. I'm still wondering where I belong these days, wondering if I'm suppose to laugh, cry, shout or have a g...
    2 weeks ago
  • I have loved vintage maps for like.... *Forever!* The rustic, the history...the *love.* So I had this perfect size board cut out 35 1/2" x 24" and knew...
    2 weeks 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 weeks ago
  • I can’t believe that it has been almost two months since my last blog post. Where has the time gone? Hopefully, I will get back on track and start sh...
    5 weeks ago
  • Balsamic Roasted Turnips with Thyme - ButterYum
    2 months 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 months ago
  • *Today, I want to share my dining area/family room. This is the side of the house that we spend the most time in. Join me as I take you on the tour.* *Here ...
    5 months ago
  • Hey there everyone!! THANK YOU so much to everyone who responded to me after my post this weekend! Meant so much! But I wanted to do a 2nd little post t...
    7 months ago
  • *ALAT PEMBESAR PENIS* - Adalah Salah satu Penemuan spektakuler abad ini untuk terapi pembesaran penis tercepat, sudah banyak di buktikan oleh hampir 98% pr...
    7 months ago
  • On the twelve days of Christmas, My true Love gave to me..... *December 14, 2009* Dearest Dave, I went to the door today, and the post man delivered a par...
    8 months ago
  • *Hello!!!! Thank you for visiting!!! BPB has NEW PRETTY home! Click the link below my photo and you will be redirected to the new si...
    9 months ago
  • I've been busy creating very special MiMi Turkey tops for little girls - I decided that I wanted to create a Grandmother Turkey that is gray - so I could ...
    10 months ago
  • It's here, the day I haven't been looking forward to. The first day of middle school!! The end of our lazy summer, lazy year for that matter. Homeschooling...
    1 year 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. ...
    1 year ago
  • *A day filled with frustration, a scary day beyond belief.* *No way I can possibly answer each one of you but your words and prayers have literally kept us...
    1 year ago
  • I’ll be honest…it wasn’t intentional, but it WAS fantastic. Am I done for good? I don’t know, but I suspect I am. In the mean time, I’ll be busy doing this...
    1 year ago
  • Anonymous has left a new comment on your post "Oscar Pick": *Why make fun of someone you do not even know. It is sad when you try so hard to be someone you...
    1 year ago
  • *This blog has been so neglected this year for many reasons, but mainly because LIFE JUST HAPPENS....I am sorry I did not fill it with more tree pictures. ...
    1 year ago
  • I have a secret....... And it's a dirty little one..... I have been living in shame for some time with something I dared not mention... For fear of being...
    1 year ago
  • The Finished Product Well, it's been awhile since I've been on here. Don't know why, just busy I guess. I went back to work full time so that doesn't lea...
    1 year ago
  • * * Hello my friends...I hope you're having a fabulous day! * Ohhh boy...I am having sooo much fun revisiting a few of my past autumn posts. I really do lov...
    1 year 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 ...
    1 year ago
  • Are you looking for a festive adult beverage to serve your guests for the 4th of July? [image: DSCN4230_281] This one will get some ohhhs and ahhhs and it...
    2 years ago
  • Seems I have the hardest time getting this house all decorated the way I want….or do I….sometimes I just really feel CONTENT and really don’t feel the ne...
    2 years ago
  • Wow, how time flies?!?! This time of year is busy for everyone, that I know, but this year has been an even more busy and hectic (and let’s add “flat ou...
    2 years ago
  • [image: DSC00081] [image: DSC00082] [image: DSC00083] I found the antique book at one of my favorite stores in McKinney, Texas called SMITTEN! I have...
    3 years ago
  • Why does the confining upgrade grade the disorder?
    3 years ago

Designed By: