2014 Fall Front Porch and A Fall Porch Link Party

HAPPY FALL Y’ALL !!!!

Fall is my very favorite time to decorate my front porch . . .

I think it is because I can decorate with the beautiful mums and pumpkins of the season.

Welcome to my home and porch dressed for Fall!!

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Double doors flanked by ivy topiaries and “double wreaths” welcome you.

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Sneaky Peekies of a Bedroom Makeover and Farmer’s Market Love

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No…it is not my granddaughter’s space…still working on it . . .a slow process. It is “MY” bedroom . . . ~ ~ while in Atlanta for the Haven Conference, Kim and I went to Pottery Barn . . . ~ ~ ~ ~ no surprise on that! I found bedding that was on super […]

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The Fabulous DIY Wood Pallet Projects Book and a Giveaway!

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When I first started blogging, I met the awesome Karah from The Space Between . . . Karah is as wonderful as her projects. I have always been in awe of the things that she creates and renovates . . . ~ ~ and recently restoring her home in Key West, Florida. Yes, in Paradise… […]

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Plate Inspired Fall Mantel

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The last area to “fallify” was the mantel . . . ~ ~ however I did not want to add much fall foliage . . . just a simple vignette . . . ~ ~ ~ ~ to include the warm colors of Fall. A bit of a departure from a past Fall Mantel. I […]

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Adding to and Starting a New Collection

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I need to call the hot-line for “antiques anonymous” . . . ~ ~ seriously, I need to seek a cure from this affliction. Or do I want to be cured???? I downsize a collection . . . and then what do I do??? . . . start another!! ~ ~ or should I say […]

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How to Make a Pumpkin Topiary

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In my last post, I revealed a “sneak peek” of some ceramic pumpkins . . . ~ ~ that I bought on clearance at the Pottery Barn Outlet. I found a pair of wooden candlesticks that I have had since the 70’s . . . yes the 70’s. I covet them as I saved and […]

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Rainy Days and Mondays {A Country French Hutch/Armoire}

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As the rains come down today, I do not feel so bad working in the garage on a project. The opportunity arose to purchase a French Country hutch/armoire from a neighbor. . . ~ ~ that had moved months ago. I had purchased a few furniture pieces from her prior to her move . . […]

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Pumpkins and Cheetah

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What goes well with pumpkins….well Cheetah of course! On a trip to Pottery Barn I saw their new Fall line of pillows which included their “Cheetah” pillow cover. I thought that this would be a great addition to my chair in the great room.

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The First Fall Vignette of 2014

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Hope you all had a great Labor Day Weekend . . . ~ ~ it was a busy weekend for us with a tournament, company, and my hubby’s birthday!… Thanks to the team for their generous birthday gift and wishes . . . ~ ~ and thanks to our friends D & S for throwing […]

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Dundee Marmalade Jar Vignette and an Ironstone Scalloped Bowl

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Hope you all are making wonderful plans for the upcoming holiday weekend. My hubby has a tournament and we have friends staying the weekend with us . . . ~ ~ so looking forward to a very busy and fun weekend. Today, I wanted to show you something that I found while traveling with my […]

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