Hay Bale Decorating

Hay Bale Decorating House

It’s hay bale decorating time again! Remember last year? I published this post: Halloween Hay Bales, and said I hoped to get in on the action next time around? Well, turns out, the Town of Pike Road has a hay bale decorating competition every year, and this year 41 different neighborhoods entered their decked out […]

Fall Outdoor Decor

How To Make Black Cat Pumpkins | The Lettered Cottage

My friend, Rhoda, is hosting our final “It’s Fall Y’all” link party today… …so I wanted to link up to a project that me and my Mr. worked on together this year. How To Make Black Cat Pumpkins It’s a super easy/kid-friendly project, and you can click through on the link above the photo to […]

Fall Table Ideas

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Tomorrow is Kate’s ” Fall Tablescapes and Vignettes” link party, so I wanted to pop on one more time today and share a couple of links so that I could join in on the fun over there tomorrow! These are super simple projects that didn’t take a lot of time, or cost a lot money to […]

Fall Craft Ideas – Link Party

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Hello! I’m calling all Fall craft idea blog posts today, but first here are a couple links to two craft projects I had fun photographing for HGTV.com this year. They’re both super simple & inexpensive to create. First up, some mummified tin cans… Mummy Can Party Favors   …and second, a quick-and-easy “faux-liage” arrangement made […]

Fall Mantel Decorating Ideas

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Hi and happy Fall! My friend Sarah is hosting a Fall mantel decorating link party at Thrifty Decor Chick today, so I had some fun playing around with our’s a little yesterday afternoon. Because I do these seasonally (and I love a low-dough design challenge!), I made it my mission to pull things together on […]

Christmas Decorating Inspiration

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This week was made for walking. Temp’s have been just right, and Fall and Winter have become the best of friends around here… Yellows and oranges… …meet reds and greens… …and they all make me feel so thankful and inspired. And speaking of inspiration- we’re looking forward to kicking off our Holiday Home link parties […]

3 Fall Favorites

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#1- This stuff: Fluffy cotton tufts, dotting rows of spindly sticks, can be seen by the field-full all over Alabama each Fall. And to make matters even more marvelous-looking, runaway puffs gather up into pillowy clumps in the ditches, so taking the scenic route is an absolute must around here. We flew past that field […]

Halloween Hay Bales

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We’re on our way to Kev’s audition this morning, but I wanted to pop in and wish everyone a Happy Halloween and share these photos we took while we were out and about yesterday afternoon. I had no idea hay bale decorating was such a big deal around here- but I definitely want in on […]

Front Porch Decorating

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There’s this tree at the end of our street that looks like it was just made for Halloween… …which is pretty cool, because apparently Halloween is a pretty big deal around here. I’ve never really done a whole lot of exterior Fall decorating, but man has this place got me in the spirit! So many […]

DIY Halloween Pumpkins

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Our friend Sarah is hosting a “easy fall decor” link party over at Thrifty Decor Chick today, so we thought we’d link up a few DIY Halloween pumpkin ideas. Click on the links below if you’d like to read our step-by-steps! 1. Parsnip and Carrot-Nosed Pumpkin Characters 2. How To Make Glittered Pumpkins 3. How To Make A […]

Fall Mantel

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Remember that fireplace makeover we worked on at Kevin’s brother’s house a few weeks back? Well, we decided to surprise them with some fast and fun Fall mantel decor last week, too! The cardboard letters came from Hobby Lobby. We just hot glued them together and hung them on the wall with masking tape. (We […]

Fall Table Decorating Ideas – Link Party

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Hello- and welcome to our 2012 Fall Table Decorating Ideas link party! We can’t wait to see and share what you’ve had fun creating this year! To link up your blog post (or the web address where you’re photos are stored), just scroll down until you see the little blue “Add Your Link“ button. Click […]