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Monday, September 26, 2011

Patio Scarecrow Arrangement

I'm still working on the kitchen and outside...they are coming along. I wanted to show you this scarecrow arrangement I spruced up last night. I bought the scarecrow at a booth in an antique/junk mall last year for around $10. He was in a basket with lots of old looking veggies and pumpkins. I fixed him up last year and put him on my front porch. Well, when I got him down from the attic last night he was a mess! I fixed him up again and set him on the back patio. Cute little guy isn't he?


Have a great Monday!
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17 comments:

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

LOVE IT Kristen!! Martina

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

He is very cute. There are always repairs to the decors from year to year. Don't know how it happens, but it does!!

Karan said...

He is so cute. I just love scarecrows. Always have thought about doing a big one up for in the garden each summer. I think now I am retired and have the extra time next year there will be one guarding our veggies.

Karan

Liz said...

Hi Kristen,
What a gorgeous arrangement, and Mr. Scarecrow is adorable. What a fun way to welcome guests at the front door. Great job!! XO ~Liz

Kelli Nicholson Herrington said...

I love it and I also love the dinning room. You have great ideas and inspire me to be more creative.

L said...

What a cute way to greet your guests during the fall months.

Shenita @ Embellishments by SLR said...

Kristen, he is cute! You did a great job of fixing him up! Such a whimsical vignette...I love it!

Designs By Pinky said...

Your scarecrow arrangement looks fabulous! What anice greeting for your guests! Have you seen my porch done for Fall yet? I ahve a large and a small scarecrow welcoming our guests! XO, Pinky

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

He is a cute one...don't you just love all those fall colors?

Ramblings of a Southern Girl ~ Rhonda G said...

He is a cutie! And beautiful arrangement he sits amongst there! :)

Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

What a cute Scarecrow! You've been quite the busy bee. Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

Allyson Pecilunas said...

Love it he is so cute!

Jane@Cottage at the Crossroads said...

Love your scarecrow! We plan to put some outside soon. I just have to plan how to dress them.

A Hint of Home said...

He's adorable, Kristen! After packing them away, mine always need sprucing up, too.

Kim said...

Precious. I saw the pic at Kim's party and knew it belonged to you before I clicked on it. Your creations are one-of-a-kind. Love it!
xoxo,
Kim

Becca said...

He's precious ... and you've decorated him so nicely, too! Love it.

Becca said...

He's precious ... and you've decorated him so nicely, too! Love it.

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