Photobucket     Photobucket        

Friday, October 21, 2011

Magazine Photo Shoot

I have been so excited to tell you my news!



I was contacted last fall about being featured in a magazine for fall decorating and crafts. I cannot disclose the name of the magazine or exactly what will be featured due to policy. Also, the feature will not come out until fall of 2012 so things could change. I can say that a wonderful crew flew in on Monday and was here all day Tuesday! It was a fun and exciting day!! I have been anticipating their arrival for a long time. Now you know why I have been so busy lately. I have been decorating and cleaning for several weeks! There is alot to do when important people are coming to your house! I have been very excited about this opportunity and can't wait until next year when the magazine comes out. It will be a long wait! Sorry I can't give out anymore details...I hope you will hang with me through this adventure!


Have a great weekend!!


28 comments:

Melissa Miller said...

Hooray! I'm beyond happy and thrilled for you that you were chosen for such a great magazine. You deserve it Kristen! Your home is gorgeous and your creative talents are the icing on the cake.
Congrats sweet friend! I will definitely own a opy of that magazine when it comes out.

Warmly, ~Melissa :)

L said...

Kristen, I am excited for you. You are very deserving. I've always thought your home is magazine worthy! I can't wait..I'll be in line behind Melissa to get my copy, too!
Congratulations!

iSavortheWeekend said...

Totally awesome! You deserve it! Congratulations :)

Cathy~Mille Fleur said...

Wow Kristen...how exciting! I am so happy for you! I am not surprised at all...you are so talented and your home is sooooo GORGEOUS that it should be in a magazine! I come over here and peek all of the time and I am always inspired! If you can...e-mail me and let me know more of the details!

Congratulations...you sooooo deserve it!

Patti said...

They certainly chose one creative person!! Congrats - looking forward to the future to see what this is all about!

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Kristen, how exciting. I can't wait. Your home is truly lovely and I am sure the article will be stunning. Can't wait to read it. Congrats. Hugs, Marty

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

How exciting, Kristen! Congratulations! You are so deserving of such a feature and I look forward to seeing it when it does come out.

ButterYum said...

Yowza - that's huge news... congratulations! They couldn't have picked a better home :)

rosechicfriends said...

How exciting and CONGRATS!!! Can't wait to see where you will be published!
Hugs,
Lorena

Pat Friend said...

Kristen, Congrats on your exciting news. You have a lovely house and your decorations are beautiful. Can't wait to see the magazine when it comes out. How EXCITING!

Diane said...

Awwww Kristen, I am soooo excited for you. Can't wait til you can tell which magazine it is and be able to see the article! Congratulations... you deserve it because you are very talented Ÿ

Gail said...

Congratulations Kristen! How exciting for you.

Have a wonderful weekend,
Gail

debbies said...

Congrats!!

Darlene - Our Creative Life said...

How exciting! Did they find you because of your blog? Happy for you!!

NanaDiana said...

Congrats, Kristen! I can't wait to see the spread they do! You do such wonderful things and are talented...and somebody NOTICED! xo Diana

Terri Weston said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Terri Weston said...

Appreciate you sharing your talent and home with us for all this time, congratulations!

Alicia@ eco friendly homemaking said...

Oh congratulations!! This all sounds so exciting and I know you are really looking forward to being able to share all the details. So glad I found your blog!!

The Decorative Dreamer said...

Congrats to you! Your home is beautiful and will look stunning on those glossy pages! I cannot wait to find out what mag you are going to be in, that's so exciting!

Debbiedoo's blogging and blabbing said...

That is so exciting!~ Of course we will be anxiously waiting for a year now!~:) Congrats, I know that most exciting feeling, it is awesome. Just think if you never put yourself out here virtually these opportunities may have never came. Your home is truly lovely and they picked a good one!

Carol said...

How exciting!!! I'm looking forward to buying a copy!!!

Smiles,
Carol

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

How exciting Kristen!! I am so happy for you and can't wait to see your beautiful home in a magazine!! Martina

Savvy Seasons said...

Kristen,
I am *so* excited for you...that is wonderful news.=) I, too, will own a copy of the magazine when it comes out. You certainly deserve it. Thanks for sharing with us. XO ~Liz

Shenita @ Embellishments by SLR said...

Kristen, that is so wonderful!! You are truly deserving of this honor! Between your creative prowess and your gorgeous home, I am sure it will be stunning!! Can't wait to see it! Congratulations!

Jeanette said...

How exciting for you! You deserve it your home is beautiful!

Paula said...

Congratulations! This is such exciting news. I'll definitely want to get a copy of the magazine that you are in when it comes out.

Allyson Pecilunas said...

Yay!! So exciting for you! Congrats girl!!

Anonymous said...

:)You know I'm excited for you Kristen !!!

Kathy :)

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

  • You all know that I love the hunt and finding just the right things. If they are a bargain, then that really makes my day. I thought it would be fun to s...
    4 hours ago
  • [image: CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Farmhouse Patio Tour]*Hi everyone!* Can you believe that July is coming to a close? School will be starting back in a...
    5 hours ago
  • [image: balsbackyard patio space001] How do you enjoy your outdoor living spaces and what can you add to make it even cozier? It's been so nice to have a n...
    7 hours ago
  • Most of the time, you'll find me in the trellis garden, pulling weeds and dragging hoses to the flower beds. Except for the vines and a few straggly roses...
    8 hours ago
  • It can be pretty hard to keep your kids entertained when they’re home all summer! If you’re in need of help like I often am, here are… 15 Summer Kids Craft...
    9 hours ago
  • [image: Best of the Weekend] Hello and Happy Friday! Welcome to Best of the Weekend! Can you believe that this is the last Friday in July? It’s been a g...
    16 hours ago
  • Hey there! We've had a busy week soaking up some summer activities…our time off is coming to a close soon. This week alone we visited the Indy Children's M...
    1 day ago
  • [image: 11 Impossibly Romantic Homes to Tour]This morning I fell down the rabbit hole. It started out innocently as I revisited (and drooled over) a home I...
    1 day ago
  • We don't have a bonus room or a play room ( but I WISH we did!) But I would love to see yours!!! Please link up!!! An InLinkz Link-up Kelly
    1 day ago
  • On Wed. I went up to Lancaster county to look around and do some shopping. I went to Intercourse to The Candle Barn, a store I LOVE, first. Then across the...
    1 day ago
  • I have quite a few collections and I thought I would start sharing what I collect and how I decorate with them in my home. Maybe you'll find some inspirati...
    1 day ago
  • I thought I would join other bloggers and take a virtual shopping trip to Nordstrom's Anniversary sale. *One thing I am doing is keeping it all under $...
    1 day ago
  • [image: mms-7066] Dear Reader (to the one who keeps making the same decorating mistakes), We should start a club. We’ll call it the “I have not learned m...
    1 day ago
  • I was catching up on blogs yesterday and browsing some lovely home tours. This one popped out at me (gorgeous tile throughout!) and then I noticed the love...
    1 day ago
  • There is nothing I love better than to store my crafts, things, junk, plants and whatever in unique containers. Sharing a few ideas on how and what to st...
    1 day ago
  • [image: How to Paint Flowers on Toes] I love the indulgent purchase of a pedicure. But because I am cheap, I don’t get it done too often. When I do it is ...
    2 days ago
  • Welcome to week 25 of Thoughts of Home on Thursday.We love having you share your favorite home projects with us. Your hostess this week is Laura of Decor t...
    2 days ago
  • I don’t know about you, but my social media feeds are leaving me feeling more and more disheartened. Post after post of negativity. Some of it is based o...
    2 days ago
  • Hey guys! Hope the summer has been treating you right. I know it has been HOT HOT HOT here! The summer holidays are just flying by! The kids are lo...
    3 days ago
  • Blueberry Pomegranate Chia Seed Smoothie - ButterYum This smoothie is not only delicious, but it contains blueberries, pomegranate juice, greek yogurt, and...
    4 days ago
  • Hi friends! It escapes me how fast this Summer is going by! I feel like pumpkins will be replacing our seashells before we know it! So before that happe...
    5 days ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones! Another break today from my miniatures! I really am living my life and not just playing with dollhouse furniture. I wanted to share with ...
    6 days ago
  • *The previous story on Ben Pentreath showcased his Dorset country house, The Old Parsonage, decorated in his charming English style. I daresay (I’m writ...
    1 week ago
  • *My garden has been a busy place this summer* *with a wedding reception and a few days later,* *a Mother Daughter Garden party.* *Since the Mother Daught...
    1 week ago
  • [image: Beach decor] It's vacation time, so our fireplace mantel has gone to the beach. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING About the Author: Grandmother ...
    2 weeks ago
  • *This post is sponsored by Rug Studio.* Hello Lovelies! Today I'm excited to share my Master Bedroom Refresh with you. For me, any room redo usually s...
    2 weeks ago
  • Happy Fathers Day Every child should be lucky enough to have a dad as wonderful as mine. Love ya, dad ! var ci_cap_scriptId = "36670"; var ci_cap_bid = "1...
    5 weeks ago
  • The patio outside the shop is one of my favorite outdoor spaces to decorate. I try to change it up weekly adding a piece or two, taking away a few. You kno...
    1 month ago
  • Hi all! Sorry about the absenteeism recently. I guess I could give you a list of things that have kept me away for so long, but let’s just say it’s been bu...
    1 month ago
  • Hey y'all! I haven't blogged for awhile, buy y'all know I have to stop in to give my pageant picks! Miss USA 2016 will be crowned this Sunday evening an...
    1 month ago
  • Who says small patios can't shine BIG. Our humble little patio leads up to our back door. To say its a *catch all *space would be an understatement ... ...
    2 months ago
  • April 2 is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day. Who knew? This might be one of the easiest days to celebrate all year! PB&J sandwiches for dinner for e...
    3 months ago
  • We bought our home in the summer of 1992 and our upstairs bathroom was just never designed correctly. We decorated it the best we could, but the space pla...
    5 months 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...
    5 months ago
  • 6 months 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! ...
    6 months 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...
    1 year 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...
    1 year 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...
    1 year 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...
    2 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...
    2 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. ...
    2 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 ...
    3 years ago

Designed By: