Creations and Home Decor, Fall Decor Ideas and Crafts

  I spent last weekend in a decorating flurry         It wasn’t really planned…         I decided to pop into Hobby Lobby and see what was going on…         There were pumpkins, leaves, scarecrows, sunflowers, oh my!!! So hard to believe, a few weeks ago it … Continue reading

Creations, Sunflower Door Basket

  When I got back to the city a few days ago, I was itching to fill my house with fresh sunflowers and start transitioning my decor to late summer/early fall         I had an idea rolling around in my head for a sunflower door decoration, and decided to poke around my … Continue reading

Creations, Spring Wreath Recycle

I am trying to purge and not buy new, so poking around some of my tired craft stash, I decided to bring some new life to these tulips and semi dissembled wreath           The burlap tulips were tired from their stint in the Door Umbrella,  a little faded and worn   … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, State Pride Sign, Sweet Home Alabama

I have spent this week getting ready for fall, stashing summer things away and pulling out some fall and football things to kick off the season     I have to be careful about what I hang on the front door, it’s not very well protected from the elements, plus critters and birds love to … Continue reading

Creations, Crazy Daisy Wreath

After a challenging winter, Spring will be most welcome this year Last year I made an Watering Can wreath to encourage April Showers This year I am celebrating the arrival of Spring with a whimsical wreath full of “daisy fairies” inspired by the delightful world of Patience Brewster Patience is an extraordinary artist with an … Continue reading

Creations, There’s a Witch at the Door!

Come in, come in~ Halloween is bursting out all over,  everywhere~ There’s even a witch at the door! Big E [2 1/2] said  “that’s funny Gigi!”   HH [blind husband] hasn’t even noticed this yet  😎 Pinterest, the ultimate treasure trove,  provided photos for reference as I was “building” my witch I tried to source these … Continue reading

Home decor, April Showers

If April showers do bring May flowers, it is going to be a botanical garden around here because it has RAINED SO MUCH this Spring! This door decoration was inspired by BHG I saw this last year and it has been lingering in the back of my mind ever since…while their version is totally awesome, … Continue reading

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