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Sunday, March 24, 2013

Pinterest Inspired Easter Candy And Tulip Arrangement

Easter is in less that a week! I wanted to share a Pinterest inspired arrangement I made the other day using jelly beans, edible grass, bunny peeps, flower suckers and tulips. Everything including the vase can be purchased at Wal-mart. There is also a vase inside the vase that is holding the tulips...it came from Wal-mart too.
 
 I love jelly beans, peeps and tulips so it's no wonder it caught my eye on Pinterest. The only thing I added to make it different was the candy suckers.
 I also added a bowl lined in peeps that holds jelly beans. Boy are they going fast! I can't keep my hands out of them! lol...
 I was going to do a step by step tutorial but got so excited and in a hurry that I forgot to take more pics! Sorry about that! You can get the idea though...I added a small vase with water in the middle of the large vase and layered the jelly beans, edible grass, peeps and flower suckers. Last, I added the tulips. This could also be done with silk flowers.
 
 
It is very simple to make and everything can be bought at Wal-mart! It would make an adorable centerpiece for your guests at Easter.
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15 comments:

Zeva said...

What a beautiful centerpiece! And I love how easy and simple it is. Only problem I would have is putting the Peeps in the vase...I usually open them as soon as I get in the car and start eating them. I must admit, Peeps are my favorite Easter candy!

NanaDiana said...

That is really, really cute, Kristen. I love the suckers-I think they add the perfect finishing touch- xo Diana

Phyllis @Around the House said...

Love your vase, it is so cute, however I adore those large rabbits...where did you get those I think they are so sweet..

Mari said...

Awesome centerpiece, love this idea thanks for sharing :)

Smiles~
Mari

Ceekay-THINKIN of HOME/Doublewide Decor said...

This is adorable. I saw the peeps someplace else...and that is just too cute. Maybe if I did an arrangement, I wouldn't eat them!

Lisa @ Texas Decor said...

I love this idea! So cute and colorful!

The Tablescaper said...

Great job!

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Brooke said...

Very adorable!

=) Brooke

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

So cute!!! Hope you have a very blessed Easter! :)

Becca said...

It looks awesome, Kristen! I love that you added the sweet peeps ... a bit of whimsy to your beautiful arrangement. Your entire vignette is fabulous! Happy Spring!

Sparkly Engineer said...

How fun. I love to see someone take inspiration and make it theirs. Now you are my inspiration

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InfraDoctor said...

This is very beautiful and sweet combine the colors! I Love it.
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Kathy :) said...

Hello hello

I have that on my Pinterest board but didn't make it this year, yours came out great !!

Yes I'm ready for Spring !!!

Take care,
Kathy :)

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