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Friday, September 28, 2012

Fun And Whimsical Halloween Lantern Swag

I wanted to show you a Halloween lantern swag I recently made for one of my good customers. She asked me if I could make one for her and of course I wanted to accomodate! I actually made two of these and sold the other one before I could list it in my shop!
 
My supplies came from all over..but the witch hat and most of the ribbon are from Hobby Lobby.
 
 Love the glittered pumpkins and glittered curly sticks from Michael's.
 
Oh how I can't wait to start Christmas!!! I have so many ideas for these.
 
I am going to Dallas on Sunday and will be back Wednesday. I am going to market to look for several things including Christmas items. I will be shutting down my Etsy store for a few days starting Sunday. There are still a few things left, but I haven't added much since I'm leaving. If you would like something I can ship it out tomorrow. I am finishing up custom orders and will be on my way!
 
 I will be updating my facebook page while I'm in Dallas so come along with me!
 
Have a great weekend!
 
 

24 comments:

Tami {Curb Alert!} said...

Kristen,
You did a beautiful job on this lantern! I still enjoy your Thursday parties even though I don't always get a chance to link up!
Hope you are having a great week!
Tami

debbies said...

If you are going to market, PLEASE look for another heart accent. I'd love to order a frame with it.
Such a cute lantern!!! Where did you buy the green spiderweb?

Shenita @ Embellishments by SLR said...

Kristen, this is so cute! All of your swags are gorgeous!

priscilla said...

Love the Halloween swag !

renee said...

Kristen...so funny...I just came home and my package was on the front porch so of course I tore into it, put it on display and ran to the computer to check out my favorite blogs...you and Liz... and what did I see? This post! Thanks so much! I absolutely love the swag AND the scarecrow tassel! Just adorable! Have fun in Dallas! Hugs - Renee

Lisa said...

Kristen,
I just love these... You have the best ideas. Thank you for sharing with us what you create. - Lisa

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Great swag, Kristen! I love this! That hat and spider web are just too cute.

Jeanette said...

Kristen you an amazing job! Make some more please!

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Beautiful Kristen!!

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

That is the cutest lantern! Love the little witch's hat! ~Hope you have a good and safe trip to the market! :)

Gloria Westerman said...

This is so pretty and fun....love it....and the witch hat is prefect....awesome....love it....tfs

Melissa Miller said...

That is adorable Kristen! :)

Gypsy Heart said...

LOVE! I want one ~

I'm not far from where you'll be in Dallas. Have fun!

xo
Pat

Angela said...

Kristen,

I love it! Halloween is my favorite holiday. Your decorations look beautiful!

Have a great weekend!

-Angela

Laurie Ritchey said...

That is so cute! Hope you're having a good trip laurie

Yvonne said...

I am so loving this!!!!!

Brooke said...

Lookin' cute!

Brooke

Shirley@Housepitality Designs said...

Just beautiful...no wonder it sold so quickly!!!

One More Time said...

So Cute! Love the witches hat, it really tops it off

Judi said...

Hi Kristen
Love it! It is awesome and can't wait to see what you do for Christmas.
Have a great trip!
Judi

Becca said...

LOVE it, Kristen!! The colors ... the whimsy ... all of it!! Have fun at market, too.

L said...

Love it!

Melinda Tilghman said...

Gorgeous and so ceative!

Carol Doll said...

Hi Kristen,
I was over at the Hobby Lobby is Madison, WI and they don't have very much to choose from. I just LOVE your lantern swag. Are you making anymore?

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