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Monday, November 23, 2009

Cottage and Vine

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Found another newer blog……..looks like several of you already found her a bit ago, but doesn't stop me.  Cottage and Vine couldn’t decide what she loved more…..the garden….or the cottage?  Why not have both? 

I also found her through my Get Your Craft On Tuesdays.  And you thought all the links were for you?  It’s just a motive to find more creative blogs.  he he he….   

Cottage and Vine is all about wreaths.  img45mWreaths make a home.  Every home   should have a few.  I’ve got at least 4 that I can think of hanging around or outside my home.  She loves wreaths so much, she is hosting a Wreath on Wednesday….I think it’s going to be something you can post yours on… I  can’t wait.vinewreath-1

Don’t you love a blogger who will give it up……give up their ideas…….give up how they did them……hold our hand and show us?  She does just that.  This red wreath caught my eye.  I plan on making one for my new gate my husband made me.  Visualize this red on my crisp white gate. 


If painted wreaths aren’t your thing and you have a magnolia tree around, you may be more interested in making one of these beauties.  She shows you step by step.


Mmmm, I love a red bench almost as much as a red door.



Of course she can make wreaths….if she can make her own topiary…..a real live one…….one you have to water.  I’ve always wanted to know how to do this and lucky me….there’s a TUTORIAL!!!!

100_1296  I’m starting to get really green with envy……..would you look at her kitchen?  100_1275

I couldn’t possibly have a post that didn’t include burlap… current obsession.  This kind of sewing is right up my alley.  I think I could manage this. 


It’s time to take a photo of your wreath and get ready.


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Amanda said...

Wow gorgeous kitchen, and the wreaths are beautiful! I used to know a woman (over the internet) that made some really gorgeous wreaths from twigs, bayberries, etc, loved them.

Michelle@Fromhousetohome said...

Love it all, that stocking is just adorable!

Anonymous said...

Oh my, that first wreath and the heart vine is oh so adorable...what a fun gal.

Jamie :)

Gina said...

Yes-love that stocking, I think I could even pull that one off with a glue gun! (that's my kind of sewing). And the wreaths are beautiful too, I'll go check her out.

LOUD & PROUD ♥ said...

love the kitchen and the wreaths I will have to hop on over and get some ideas.thanks

Jill said...

Delightful find!!! think I need to go make a wreath now...

Jessica said...

Love her kitchen. I've got to get on the move and take pics of my kitchen! Hopefully soon!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Colleen @ MuralMaker&More said...

thanks for highlighting Cottage & Vine. It's one of the many things I love about blogs, when others introduce us to great bloggers. Love it!

Anonymous said...

cute stocking! I vistited The Stroller Ballet, Wonderfully Sew Knit, and Angela's Soliloquy. Those chocolate dipped rice crispie treats look good!

Bird learning to fly... said...

I have a rafia wreath sitting on my wall since last year, waiting to be loved....I may finally get some inspiring ideas from this!

Let you know if/when I do...

Thanks for the post.

prashant said...

And the wreaths are beautiful too, I'll go check her out.

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