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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...
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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

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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

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