Photobucket     Photobucket        

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.
Joining Savvy Southern Style for WUW.

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!

Perhaps you'd care to link to SEASONAL SUNDAYS. The link opens at 7 pm on Saturday evening.

- The Tablescaper

hajjandumrah said...

I love your site! You will be in our prayers and thoughts! Nice and informative post
on this topic thanks for sharing with us.Thank you
epoxy coatings
glue removal
floor levelling
Polished concrete sydney
concrete repairs
concrete coatings

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

hajjandumrah said...

I love your site! You will be in our prayers and thoughts! Nice and informative post
on this topic thanks for sharing with us.Thank you
epoxy coatings
glue removal
floor levelling
Polished concrete sydney
concrete repairs
concrete coatings

InfraDoctor said...

This is very beautiful and sweet combine the colors! I Love it.
Buy and Sell Properties Online

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 :)

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

  • For some people it seems so easy, but I think lamps are hard. I have looked and looked and even bought three lamps to only take them back. They just didn...
    12 minutes ago
  • [image: Mason Jar Chandelier ~ DIY Friday] Mason jars can be used for so many fun things. *Day2Day Supermom* turned a few mason jars into a fun, rustic ...
    1 hour ago
  • After planning your baby shower for a boy, you need to add a diaper cake into the mix! Diaper cakes not only add to the décor, they also double up as a c...
    3 hours ago
  • I have been DYING to share this with you!! A couple of weeks ago I got to travel to Iowa and meet with Better Homes and Gardens. It really was a dream co...
    4 hours ago
  • I know most of you read from all over but this post is especially for my local NWA friends. Our church is hosting a simulcast of Beth Moore on Septembe...
    6 hours ago
  • Jordan Krinke 2013 Miss National Sweetheart The Miss National Sweetheart pageant will be held on Sunday, August 31, 2014. Miss National Sweetheart is...
    8 hours ago
  • Hello there! I got to thinking after my last post about the trip to Better Homes and Gardens -- how one of the editors made things look so effortless. Sh...
    9 hours ago
  • Last week I took a morning off of work and went to a farmer’s market/flea market with my daughter and granddaughter in Indiana. It sounds far when you m...
    11 hours ago
  • After sharing some blue and white collections in my dining room and sitting room a few weeks ago there was one thing that just kept bugging me when I looke...
    12 hours ago
  • Sometimes you just need to go off the grid. Sometimes you find yourself longing for the chance to kind of run away…drop out of sight. Sometimes you don’t...
    13 hours ago
  • Happy Thursday and welcome to those of you coming from My Fabuless Life!! I’ll come back later to explain my recent absence (life just gets in the way some...
    13 hours ago
  • [image: tray-after-on-porch.jpg] I do love a good thriftstore find, but sometimes when you find something out there for cheap, it might not look exactly th...
    14 hours ago
  • [image: Fish Themed Decoupage] It’s the end of August and time for another installment of Themed Furniture Makeovers. If you aren’t familiar with this ser...
    14 hours ago
  • [image: Fall Autumn Table Setting]Welcome to the 311th Tablescape Thursday! I was working on a table to share this week, but the new screens arrived for th...
    15 hours ago
  • [image: Miss Mustard Seed-0670] I went shopping with Kriste today and I kept pausing to declare how excited I am about the new studio space. I got a call...
    19 hours ago
  • A few weeks ago I bought a pair of decorative rattan chairs at an antique shop, I snagged the pair for $60 from the Charleston Antique Market in Las Vega...
    20 hours ago
  • I am finally getting around to showing you our new courtyard furniture, though this area is still a work in progress. I had ordered an outdoor rug but qui...
    22 hours ago
  • *Oh, to see the sun, fun, and warmth* *of summer leave is just too sad for me* *and we have had the coldest, rainiest * *August, so it just seems too soon....
    23 hours ago
  • Hi there friends...hope you all had a nice weekend! ~~~ It seems like a weekend cannot go by without me making a trip to the indoor flea market!! There's ...
    1 day ago
  • *My short answer is “Yes!”* *Having just come back from a week of house hunting in Texas I can’t tell you the large number of just flat out bad photos th...
    1 day ago
  • [image: CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Restoration Hardware Inspired Vintage Book Bundle]I am excited to share my latest project with you because it meets m...
    1 day ago
  • [image: DIY Spray Paint Shelf {holds 117 cans!!}] So we have officially been in our new house in the Columbus, Ohio area for 6 days. While we are still ...
    1 day ago
  • [image: full tbl2] 2012 Today, I am looking back at some of my past Fall tablescapes. This Fall picnic was posted in 2012. At that time, the name of t...
    1 day ago
  • I'm super excited to let you all know that I'm curating a sale for Joss and Main and it goes live tonight!! There are all sorts of beautiful pieces that ...
    1 day ago
  • There's something about a shelf that excites me! You know, it's the chance to decorate a new spot. I recently ran across this new chippy metal shelf at ...
    2 days ago
  • Hello friends! I'm back with another post from our new Florida home. It's the bright and sunny guest room. With all of this warm light Chestnut just loves t...
    2 days ago
  • I love to have fresh flowers and bowls of fresh produce in my kitchen in every season. I have found it is a fun way to change things up a bit in the k...
    2 days ago
  • If you have ever wanted to vacation where Prince Charles and his bride Camilla live – there actually are several options to do so when choosing your...
    3 days ago
  • One of Tracy's friends hosted another shower at her house on Sunday and it was WONDERFUL. The food, the gifts, the company; everything. BEST of all was tha...
    3 days ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones and welcome again to Barbie Mondays. This was the most fun and easy little dress to whip up. This little dress reminded me so much of the ...
    3 days ago
  • The Blogland Tour is like an old-fashioned chain letter--but with blog posts. Three questions are given to each blogger, and so far, answers have been int...
    3 days ago
  • This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Del Monte, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DelM...
    3 days ago
  • [image: Copy_of_001] WELCOME! I am so glad you stopped by today. I love Friday’s…it is the start of the weekend…and…Friday is a BIG day for us here at To...
    5 days ago
  • Happy Show & Tell Saturday!! We are enjoying our last weekend before school starts and I hope you are too! (Even if school has already started or doesn't...
    5 days ago
  • It's all finished and I love it! I knew I would. AND I am learning that there are a lot of bloggers out there that love wallpaper too. I am not alone. I...
    5 days ago
  • however, I will never get done if I keep up at this speed. The final journey on my girlfriend trip was I couldn't believe it was happening. T...
    1 week ago
  • Greetings, friends !! Thank you all so very much for your thoughtful comments about our recent feature in "Decorating Shortcuts" magazine ... it meant so m...
    1 week ago
  • Hi! Long time since I last posted, but wanted to share our latest home project with all of you. I wanted a stone firepit with decking surrounding it. I fou...
    1 week ago
  • There's been so many changes these past few months. I'm still wondering where I belong these days, wondering if I'm suppose to laugh, cry, shout or have a g...
    2 weeks ago
  • I have loved vintage maps for like.... *Forever!* The rustic, the history...the *love.* So I had this perfect size board cut out 35 1/2" x 24" and knew...
    2 weeks 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...
    5 weeks ago
  • I can’t believe that it has been almost two months since my last blog post. Where has the time gone? Hopefully, I will get back on track and start sh...
    5 weeks ago
  • Balsamic Roasted Turnips with Thyme - ButterYum
    2 months 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...
    5 months ago
  • *Today, I want to share my dining area/family room. This is the side of the house that we spend the most time in. Join me as I take you on the tour.* *Here ...
    5 months ago
  • Hey there everyone!! THANK YOU so much to everyone who responded to me after my post this weekend! Meant so much! But I wanted to do a 2nd little post t...
    7 months ago
  • *ALAT PEMBESAR PENIS* - Adalah Salah satu Penemuan spektakuler abad ini untuk terapi pembesaran penis tercepat, sudah banyak di buktikan oleh hampir 98% pr...
    7 months ago
  • On the twelve days of Christmas, My true Love gave to me..... *December 14, 2009* Dearest Dave, I went to the door today, and the post man delivered a par...
    8 months ago
  • *Hello!!!! Thank you for visiting!!! BPB has NEW PRETTY home! Click the link below my photo and you will be redirected to the new si...
    9 months ago
  • I've been busy creating very special MiMi Turkey tops for little girls - I decided that I wanted to create a Grandmother Turkey that is gray - so I could ...
    10 months ago
  • It's here, the day I haven't been looking forward to. The first day of middle school!! The end of our lazy summer, lazy year for that matter. Homeschooling...
    1 year 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. ...
    1 year ago
  • *A day filled with frustration, a scary day beyond belief.* *No way I can possibly answer each one of you but your words and prayers have literally kept us...
    1 year ago
  • I’ll be honest…it wasn’t intentional, but it WAS fantastic. Am I done for good? I don’t know, but I suspect I am. In the mean time, I’ll be busy doing this...
    1 year ago
  • Anonymous has left a new comment on your post "Oscar Pick": *Why make fun of someone you do not even know. It is sad when you try so hard to be someone you...
    1 year ago
  • *This blog has been so neglected this year for many reasons, but mainly because LIFE JUST HAPPENS....I am sorry I did not fill it with more tree pictures. ...
    1 year ago
  • I have a secret....... And it's a dirty little one..... I have been living in shame for some time with something I dared not mention... For fear of being...
    1 year ago
  • The Finished Product Well, it's been awhile since I've been on here. Don't know why, just busy I guess. I went back to work full time so that doesn't lea...
    1 year ago
  • * * Hello my friends...I hope you're having a fabulous day! * Ohhh boy...I am having sooo much fun revisiting a few of my past autumn posts. I really do lov...
    1 year 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 ...
    2 years ago
  • Are you looking for a festive adult beverage to serve your guests for the 4th of July? [image: DSCN4230_281] This one will get some ohhhs and ahhhs and it...
    2 years ago
  • Seems I have the hardest time getting this house all decorated the way I want….or do I….sometimes I just really feel CONTENT and really don’t feel the ne...
    2 years ago
  • Wow, how time flies?!?! This time of year is busy for everyone, that I know, but this year has been an even more busy and hectic (and let’s add “flat ou...
    2 years ago
  • [image: DSC00081] [image: DSC00082] [image: DSC00083] I found the antique book at one of my favorite stores in McKinney, Texas called SMITTEN! I have...
    3 years ago
  • Why does the confining upgrade grade the disorder?
    3 years ago

Designed By: