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Thursday, November 1, 2012

Share Your Creations Party #61

Welcome to Share Your Creations party #61! I hope you will link up and join in the fun!
 
There were so many great links at last week's party! With the Holiday season approaching I can't wait to see what everyone is creating.
 
On with the features...
 
I love this pig cutting board by Project Braun Haus. There is even a tutorial on how to make it! Cute! 
 
  Allyson at Domestic Superhero made this ottoman from an up cycled pallet. It turned out beautiful!
 Halloween is over, but I had to feature this adorable tree by All That Glitters. It's never too early to think about ideas for next year!
 
 
For my creations I thought I would show you some of my fall vignettes around the house. I have showed most of them in different posts, but thought I would combine them all here. The only thing I have not showed you are any backyard fall pics. That's because I did not do a lot back there. I did manage to decorate this iron shelf and put out a few fall pillows, but that's about it.
 
Here is my island with the layered bean, pea, and corn arrangement. I am thinking about something like this for Christmas! Hmmmm...  

This tray of pumpkins, berries and leaves is on the chest in my entryway. I'll have to think of something to put in the tray for Christmas. Hmmmm....
 
One last look at my fall mantle...What will I do for Christmas? Maybe I'll make a Christmas wreath, add some Christmas accents across the mantle and some red candles to the lanterns? Hmmmm.... 
 Here is my coffee table with the giant acorns. I laughed out loud at one of the comments. I can't remember who said it, but they said they would not want to come face to face with the squirrel that is trying to hide one of those acorns! lol...That cracked me up! What in the world will I do on this coffee table for Christmas? Hmmmm...
 
 Here is one last look at the dining room table...maybe I'll dress up the cage for Christmas. Hmmmm....
There sure are a lot of Hmmms in this post...lol. I'm thinking about Christmas decorating, but am still not sure exactly what I'm going to do. Maybe I'll just leave all of my fall decor up...besides I'm running out of space to store stuff! lol...
 
What did you create?
 
You are welcome to share anything you have created. An item, a recipe, a room you have decorated, a vignette, a piece of furniture you have painted and the list goes on and on...
 
Please add a link back to my blog so others can find the party. Thank you!
 
 


21 comments:

NanaDiana said...

Everything looks just wonderful. I am saving some of these ideas for NEXT year! xo Diana

Carol said...

Thanks so much for hosting, Kristen! I know you are super-busy, so it is truly extra special that you do this. Your home always looks beautiful, no matter what season it is!

Carol

FABBY'S LIVING said...

Great ideas to see here, your home is gorgeous Kristen. Thank you for hosting this great party. Enjoy your weekend.
FABBY

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Thanks for hosting Kristen, your home looks beautiful!!

Barb @ The Everyday Home said...

Well, since I am one of your biggest fans, I can never get enough of seeing your beautiful and awe inspiring designs. I can't wait to see what you create for Christmas. I hope you don't mind I addd several links. Remove some if needed. Thanks for hosting and hope you are well. :)

Kathy Moody said...

Oh, everything looks so beautiful! You do such an amazing job. Happy Friday and have a wonderful weekend. XOXO

All That Glitters said...

Oh my goodness!! Thank you so much Kristen! You are way too sweet! I have received so much love from your blog party. Thank you again!

Your fall decor is gorgeous as always! I can't wait to see your Christmas decor!

Have a good weekend!
Jennifer
All That Glitters

Nonny said...

Your fall decorations are lovely! I cannot wait to see your Christmas decorations!
Nonny

Tammy Partin Spangler said...

Thanks for hosting! I love your Fall decor and have been also looking at your beautiful Christmas decor from last year!

Maria Morley said...

Thanks for posting these features! I love that Halloween tree! :-) And your Fall mantel is gorgeous. That wreath is awesome!

Lani said...
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Lani said...

Your mantle looks AMAZING!!! I love all the colors. :) Thank you very much for featuring my humble little pig!

Patricia Reitz said...

As usual, Kristen, everything you touch turns to gold. Just beautiful.

Allyson said...

Thank you so much for featuring my ottoman!

Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

Thanks for hosting! Great features and your creations are stunning. Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

Brooke said...

Love All your fall creations!

=)


Brooke

Kim said...

Your mantle is stunning Kristen - in fact your whole home is gorgeous! I haven't had much to post about lately, but will hopefully be joining the party soon!
xoxo,
Kim

cajuncutie said...

How funny, while I was reading along, I was quietly thinking to myself, I would never have enough room to store all the stuff I made if I were you. Then there it was, at the end of the post, your running out of room to store all this stuff!! Seriously, what do you do with your normal things between holiday decorating, do you put it in a storage container, or what? We do have a newer home, and it's quite large, but we still do not have good storage...and that really stinks!!

Mrs C with Style said...

Your blog parties give me the best ideas! I love your mantel!! I wish I had a fire place! Your house always looks amazing! Can't wait to see Christmas:)

The Rusty Heart said...

Thanks for hosting Kristen! Your house is beautiful.
~Audra

Matthew Nelson said...

Your mantle looks AMAZING!!! I love all the colors. :) Thank you very much for featuring my humble little pig!

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