Photobucket     Photobucket        

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Spring Is In The Air!

Spring is in the air here in Arkansas! I have been in the mood to freshen things up around here. I'm adding flowers, butterflies, nests, and birds throughout the living room, dining room and kitchen. I'm loving the bright and cheery colors!

 I found the birhouses and cage in in Dallas and dressed the cage up with a butterfly swag. I also added a bird and nest inside.
 

I found the green grass balls here in town at a local gift shop. I thought they were unique.
 
 
This is a vignette in my entryway with rabbits, birds, eggs and an arrangment I made in acrylic water.  

I made this arrangement on my dining room table and added the butterfly lanterns on each side.  I am really loving baskets and the texture they add!

Of course I had to make a colorful wreath for my front door! You can definitely see this from the road and maybe even from space! lol...
 The wreath has all of the colors of this pretty flag. I am also going to plant flowers in these bright colors. You sure won't miss my house when you drive by!
 
 
 
I sure hope it's warming up in your neck of the woods! Happy spring!!
 

25 comments:

Stacey said...

Everything looks really pretty Kristen. You are so talented.

Shenita @ Embellishments by SLR said...

Kristen, your Spring vignettes are so pretty! Love all of your floral arrangements and your wreath. Very pretty!

Mary said...

Kristen, everything is beautiful. You are super talented. If you hold a class sometime, I would fly to your state in a heartbeat.

Mary
From Virginia

Patricia Reitz said...

As always, stunning!!

Patricia @ ButterYum

Designs By Pinky said...

I LOVE all your Spring updates. I have a similiar piece (ike your birdcage) on my table right now and now I want to embellish it with flowers too! Love the birdhouses too, that is my theme right now too!!!! Have a beautiful day. XO, Pinky

Cynthia said...

Just stunning vignettes and flower arrangements. What talent.

Cynthia

Mari said...

Kristen, your home looks so pretty love your spring decorations...

Smiles~
Mari

Tammy Pressley said...

Beautiful Kristen and love the little flag outside your door :-)

Tammy Pressley

Cathy~Mille Fleur said...

Gorgeous as always Kristen! LOVE the swag on the birdcage and your wreath and....love it all!!! Ate you shocked? HA!

Cathy~Mille Fleur said...

Oh by the way...where did you get the garden flag? Love!

NanaDiana said...

Spring is looking very pretty at your house. Love the inside things and your wreath is really pretty! xo Diana

Beverly Dillow said...

Everything you do is amazing! Gorgeous!

Thanks for sharing!

Beverly

The Bashful Nest said...

Hi Kristen, Another beautiful arrangement! Your creativity is always inspiring to me. I have a small bird cage that I have been wanting to make a spring arrangement with. Thank you for the inspiration.

xoxo. Michelle. thebashfulnest.blogspot.com

Becca said...

Everything looks fabulous, Kristen! Your arrangements on your island and dining room table are gorgeous. I love the birds, butterflies and bunnies, too! And, the grass balls are too cool. Yes, Spring has definitely arrived in your always beautiful home!

Sheilakay said...

Your arrangements are gorgeous! Your house and style of decorating are one of my favorites!

Sheilakay said...

Beautiful arrangements I love your home one of my favorites!

Juanita B said...

Oh, Kristen, everything is beautiful! I especially LOVE the wreath on the front door. I can't wait to see it when the flowers come in. TFS.

Juanita B said...

Oh, Kristen, everything is beautiful! I especially LOVE the wreath on the front door. I can't wait to see it when the flowers come in. TFS.

The Bashful Nest said...

Kristen, Just beautiful as always! How do you store your seasonal flower arrangements? You must have so many. I shared your blog address in my blog post today in reference to an arrangement you made for me last year. I hope you will get a chance to visit. Have a great day!
xoxo Michelle thebashfulnest.blogspot.com

The Bashful Nest said...

Hi Kristen, I just wanted to let you know I mentioned your blog address in my most recent blog post in reference to a flower arrangement you made for me last year. Have a great weekend.

Michelle thebashfulnest.blogspot.com

Denise Marie said...

Gorgeous details.

roshan shastri said...

all things are looks so beautiful i hope all thinks in my house.


vastu dosh

yasir qayyum said...

Kristen everything is so beautiful and well designed..keep it up!
Room share

yasir qayyum said...

Kristen everything is so beautiful and well designed..keep it up!
Room share

Jan said...

Kristen, I just visited today and was so dazzled by your spring is in the air decorations. Just beautiful! I think your wreath that can be seen from outer space is to die for!

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My photo
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

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

  • You can't imagine how excited I was on 12/17/2016. We signed the papers and got the keys to our fabulous "Builder Basic" home. This was a home that I kne...
    3 hours ago
  • Hi, friends! I'm back today with the final Christmas decorating post for the season. I have shared most all of the Holiday decorating I've done around h...
    5 hours ago
  • There has been lots of falalaing going on over here . I am sure you all are doing the same in your homes. We have been shopping, wrapping and even to...
    1 day ago
  • Can you believe that Christmas is only a little over a week away? The Christmas spirit has really arrived at my house and, to top it off, so has the smell...
    1 day ago
  • I don’t know what it is about Mrs. Claus at Christmas time but I love incorporating her into my Christmas decor! After all, Santa should get all of the c...
    1 day ago
  • We are on the final countdown to Christmas! Are you ready? I'm not, but I will be getting some of the wrapping done today. Mr. Savvy and I went to see Star...
    1 day ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones! Hope you're all doing well. Are you just about ready for Christmas? I'm getting there. Well, I was getting a little bit jealous of all yo...
    1 day ago
  • [image: Best of the Weekend Party] Welcome to Best of the Weekend! We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. I hope that you ha...
    2 days ago
  • Best Friday Features! Welcome back to the Best Friday Feature Party! We have so much fun every week, and we hope you do too! We’ve been pinning more pro...
    2 days ago
  • My stepdaughter lives in San Diego while she’s in nursing school. To soften the terra cotta tile floor in her rental and as a layer under her small navy bl...
    2 days ago
  • Hey hey! Happy weekend! Any plans? We've got a busy, fun weekend ahead. This year I've reeeally cut down on the Christmas decor I put out, just because I ...
    2 days ago
  • Last Minute Christmas Deals & The Coat I'll... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
    2 days ago
  • [image: Gift Guide Gift of Health] Happy Holidays!! With healthcare getting more expensive by the minute, how about giving the gift of health this year ...
    2 days ago
  • My Oma was an avid collector. It was just in her nature and she didn’t fight it. After she passed away, it was almost overwhelming dealing with all of ...
    2 days ago
  • *Oh the joy of decorating for Christmas!* *It is probably my favorite thing. I crank* *up the Christmas music and enjoy every* *minute of it. It truly i...
    2 days ago
  • We have had a fun week of more Christmas celebrating. Tuesday was our Women's Ministry Christmas lunch. We had a big turnout and it was so nice! I...
    2 days ago
  • Is it just me or is December moving at a breathtaking pace? Today, we'll slow down just a bit and enjoy the beauty of the holidays--and you are a big par...
    3 days ago
  • When we host Christmas Eve dinner for 30 family members, we serve dessert in the study. About the Author: Grandmother of 6, Laurie's favorite places to s...
    3 days ago
  • Good morning friends, I'm so glad you are here. Jemma and I began the PERK Project a few weeks ago with the intention of sharing - Positive*Encouraging*...
    4 days ago
  • I like to keep the dining room table set, as it is the first room you see when you enter our home. We are also on our neighborhood House Tour this coming F...
    4 days ago
  • NOTE: I know the country is so divided right now and even mentioning the words ‘White House’ can be loaded – but please realize – I am just commenting ...
    5 days ago
  • English Toffee - ButterYumSeriously, is there anything better than caramelized sugar? Ok, maybe caramelized sugar, a stick of butter, lightly toasted alm...
    5 days ago
  • Sharing photos today of my Christmas beverage bar. It's been real cold here in Georgia and hot chocolate and coffee drinks are my go-to beverages of the d...
    6 days ago
  • Snowman Cheese Ball from Crafts a la Mode If you are looking for a last minute Christmas party appetizer to serve to your guests, this cute little snowma...
    2 weeks ago
  • Welcome to The Shabby Nest I'm so excited to have you here for this year's Christmas House Tour! For the past several years, I have been honored to take pa...
    2 weeks ago
  • I have worn contacts for distance since my early twenties. Over the last couple of years, my eyes have become dry and contacts are no longer an option. G...
    1 month ago
  • Happy Friday! If this is your first time here, "welcome!" I'm Becca ... an avid, if not obsessed, decorator who lives here in Virginia with my husband and...
    2 months ago
  • So, my husband and I are attending a banquet this week and I realized that I don’t really have anything that qualifies as ‘cocktail party’ attire. So, ye...
    2 months ago
  • The first day of fall, where has the summer gone to? We've been in the upper 90's all week, hard to believe fall is here and yes those cold days of winter ...
    2 months ago
  • Anyone else out there have a thing for magnets? Like, every time you see them, you want them. Or you look at something and think, “Oh, I could make a magne...
    3 months ago
  • I knew this day would come... I just didn't know the deep down feelings that would surface. God prepared me for this! I often wondered how in the world ...
    3 months ago
  • Hey again…at the risk of sounding like an infomercial...after my last post where I told my story of success with my magic socks…I had a few of you want to ...
    4 months ago
  • Have you seen or should I say drooled over all the blogs showing their flocked christmas trees? Well, I can say I drooled...just a bit over them! So much t...
    11 months ago
  • Hello, and Happy Valentine’s Day! I thought I’d share a couple of the Valentine’s I’ve made for my oldest granddaughter (the 5 year old). I used a couple...
    1 year ago
  • Hi there friends... Welcome back to this weeks Share Your Style Party!! ~~~~~ Our host this week is Kelly from The Essence of Home! Take it away Kelly! ...
    1 year ago
  • These closet doors are dreamy!!! *Dream Book Design *turned an unattractive closet door into something I want!!! Learn *how to build a barn door for a...
    2 years ago
  • This Miniature Pewter-Like Teapot with Lid that lifts and tilts is adorable at the height of just 1 1/2 inches tall, and matching teacup, saucer, and disp...
    2 years ago
  • *Hi! I have been decorating for Christmas this week and finished the piano so I wanted to share.This will be a short post, I am working hard to get my hous...
    3 years 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...
    3 years 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...
    3 years 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. ...
    4 years 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 ...
    5 years ago