Centerpieces for the Winter Holiday

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Beautiful floral holiday centerpiece. Use a glass vase, add fresh green and red flowers. Place hedge apples and candles on table for accents. More details @ www.pinterest.com.

Nothing is more fun than decorating for the winter holidays, wheather you live in the snowy North or warm South. I’ve put together a wonderful collection of Holiday centerpieces below. Enjoy!

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Cute way to construct an apple and pine bough centerpiece. Using styrofoam cones hot glue apples to form add in pine greenery with a u-shaped pin. More details @ http://seasonalwonderment.tumblr.com/image/68897571047.

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You can create this fun table arrangement with things you already have at home. For a larger centerpiece use a coffee can, add various sizes of ornaments and greenery. You can use a vegetable or a soup can to make smaller arrangements. More details @ http://www.bhg.com/christmas/indoor-decorating/christmas-decorating-using-what-you-have.

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Pretty centerpiecs of roses and candy canes. Using hot glue attach candy canes to vase of coffee can. then fill your container with fresh cut roses. More details @ http://myecochicwedding.com.

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Create a Do-It-Yourself centerpiece with empty Kleenex and cardboard boxes… just cover boxes with flower petals, peppermint candy, or red tinsel and then tie them up with a ribbon bow. More details @ http://indulgy.com/post/DoHvWi6Ud1/creative-diy-christmas-centerpiece.

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Black, red, and white present topiary. Stack creatively wrapped presents on a metal urn top with florals and ribbon. What a creative arrangement! More details @ http://www.table-settings-with-pictures.com.

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Beautiful holiday floral arrangement created with red and white roses, green flowers, and pine greenery placed in a clear vase. More details @ www.pinterest.com

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Create a holiday urn centerpiece using a sleek metal container to hold an arrangement of ornamental cabbage, cedar, pine cones, yellow amaranth and Italian pittosporum, a tender green best suited to indoor use. More details @ http://www.canadiangardening.com/design-and-decor/crafts/holiday-decorating-with-nature.

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Paris Vintage Fashion

Vintage fashion dresses, dare to dream. Enjoy.

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Lace and polka dot dress

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Full tulle skirt with print overlay and black bodice.

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Beige satin and lace dress.

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Pretty purple and white halter dress.

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White tulle dress embellished with blue embroidery and pink satin cumber bum.

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Upcycled hip clothes

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Upcycled red and white blouse. See more @ www.pinterest.com.

Below you will find some great ideas for upcycled hip clothes. These do-it-yourself projects range from easy to challenging, so enjoy sinking your teeth into one of these projects. Most photos are taken from pinterest or the web. I make no claim to them. I’ve included the website where possible. Enjoy!

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French Sugar Parisian romantic upcycled lace by frenchsugarcouture. See more @ www.esty.com.

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Elegant Scarf – gorgeous cccessory in a mink color …It made from a chiffon fabric…..See more @ www.esty.com.

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Comfy sweater made from yellow-green ribbed knit. See more @www.luvinthemommyhood.com/search?q=billy+cardi.

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Fun turquoise shrug from an old t-shirt. See more @ http://wobisobi.blogspot.com/2011/03/project-re-style-12.

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Arm warmer created from lace, t-shirt arm. See more @ www.pinterest.com.

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Enjoy this wear-with-all piece, slate grey, pure cotton See more @ http://www.modcloth.com/shop/skirts/in-tandem-skirt-in-slate.

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Pink cashmere rose scarf. See more @ www.pinterest.com.

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Pretty lace cami top. See more @ www.pinterest.com.

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Holiday Wrapped Packages

Here are some great ideas for both gift tags and wrapped holiday boxes. There are a multitude of styles from shabby chic to news print wrapping paper to brown paper wrap. Gift tags range from intricate to easy to make. All of the below pictures were taken from either pinterest or directly from the web. I make no claim to any of the photos. Enjoy.

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Red

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Red poppy

Red is amazing color, it’s bright, bold,fun and intense. I’ve put together a blog featuring all things red. Red gowns, hats, shoes, door, chairs and so much fun. Enjoy. amazing color, it’s bright, bold,fun and intense. I’ve put together a blog featuring all things red. Red gowns, hats, shoes, door, chairs and so much fun. Enjoy.

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Cherries — yum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Red shoes with a bow

 

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Vintage red coke machine

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Beautiful floral table setting

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Paris night life

Hello, I’ve just had a great trip to Paris, although I did not attend any fashion shows, I’ve put together a collection of Paris style gowns. Enjoy.

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Fabulous cream gown

 

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Stunning green dress

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Cream halter top

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Shoes with bows

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Green high low gown

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Short dress of pink lace 

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Style makers

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Here are some outfits that I consider to be great “style makers”. From the pictures you will see that I like black and white, a great pair of shoes, denim, big bows, scarfs, cowboy boots, lace, the color aqua and the color coral. Enjoy.  Continue reading

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Easter Decor Abounds

Today is April 12th, and Easter  is just a few days away. Below you will find some great ideas for decorating your home for Easter. There are examples of wreaths, topiaries, floral arrangements, decorated eggs, peeps, tablescapes, and trees. Enjoy.
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pink peeps and pink gerber daisies

 

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burlap bunnies make a beautiful tablescape

 

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fabric carrots

 

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rabbit caught napping on this Easter wreath

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bunny made by covering a plywood bunny with dried green moss

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Easter eggs with words decopodged on and wrapped in twine

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