Thursday, May 19, 2011

White Paint

I never get tired of looking at other people's furniture
thier beautiful rooms

I love painted furniture, before & afters,  cottage & shabby chic decor

Inspired by other bloggers
I painted my own dining room furnitiure white
but... I can tell you
NONE - Zero
of the rooms in my home look like these below
So Pretty !

Bravo to You talented ladies of blog world for creating such awesome spaces & furniture.
It is more than just white paint

Paint It White

Forgot where I found this ?

Frosted Gardner

Miss Mustard Seed

Furniture Feature Fridays

freckled laundry


Masion Decor

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

May Flowers

During April Showers I Crocheted May Flowers

I combined different flowers to make the clippies below I used a rosette (Free Pattern Below) and a my Garden Rose pattern which is part of my "Flower Girl Headband Pattern"

Rosettes (Small)
With G Hook - or hook size of your choice
Chain 20
3 single crochets in 2nd chain from hook
Slip Stitch into next chain stitch
3 single crochets in next chain stitch
Slip stitch
3 single crochet
Unti the end of chain
Bind off
Form a round rosette by rolling rosette into spiral -  Stitch or glue together to secure rosette shape
Create a detachable hair clip by forming rosettes then hot glue
to fuzzy soft quilting muslin or felt.
Secure Alligator clip to the back with hot
glue and another small piece of muslin or felt to cover the bottom prong.

Etsy - Rosette Pattern More Deatiled Pattern with 2 versions of Rosettes & Leaves

Shared at these parties

Friday, May 13, 2011

Tissue Paper Flower Goodness

I LOVE this look...I wish this was my flower girl cottage
Check out the tutorial below
Mod Vintage Life

Wednesday, May 11, 2011


This is looking pretty good to me I will have to dream about being on this beach