Saturday, April 3, 2010

Easter Table At Kathysue’s

I know you remember this from Antrhopologie…………..
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Who can forget my coloring of the egg shells……..
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I did all of that to get this………….
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And this…………..
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This……..
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I used Irish moss, white star Isotoma ground cover and wheat grass to fill all of the yellow eggshells. The center urn has fresh yellow daffodils and white daisies with lime centers. The two side urns have Irish moss in them. I kept the side urns simple in order to have a place for the eye to rest. I originally had planned to have all three urns with flowers but realized that would just have been too busy looking. I also scattered a few daisy heads on the mirror.  I still have to put down the silver ware, white linen napkins and bring in the extra chairs and then it is done!!!
One last picture of my Entry table and a bouquet of pink roses and Alstomeria …………
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I have the bible opened to the story of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus. I always want to represent the true meaning of this wonderful family holiday that we call Easter.  I hope you have enjoyed the little tour into a part of my world.
“Enjoy the Process” Of: Making family memories at Easter time.
Kathysue

23 comments:

Allie and Pattie said...

SO fresh and pretty Kathysue! The yellow and green are just wonderful. The use of eggshell flowerpots seems rampant in Blogland this year, but you and are the only ones I've seen who were nutty enough to dye them! I don't know about you, but I made a mental note to remember to buy JUMBO eggs next time!!
I LOVE the idea of the open Bible- just a perfect reminder and I am going to make note of that for our family. have a joyous, blessed Easter
xoxo Pattie

Laura said...

Oh Kathysue-
This is one of the prettiest Easter/Spring tables I have seen.
I am inspired!
Have a wonderful weekend,
Laura
White Spray Paint

A Perfect Gray said...

beautiful....

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Kathysue, love your table. It is just gorgeous. What a cute idea with the egg shells and I love the yellow and blue. Your entry table is just gorgeous. I remember you hunting for the wonderful crystal cross. It is lovely. Have a Blessed Easter. Hugs, Marty

kim said...

Look how creative you got, Kathysue. Love the eggs filled with the moss and flowers. I hope you and your family have a wonderful Easter!!

Kim

Kristin @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia said...

Oh my goodness Kathysue, your table is stunning! Can I come over :) WIshing you a wonderful day!
xo
Kristin

Room Service ~ Decorating 101 said...

Perfection!

Cashon&Co said...

okay, you win the award for the most gorgeous easter table ever. LOVE it!!!! it's so happy, creative, and pretty!! and It's nice to hear the reminder of our Easter Holiday & Why we celebrate... so much more important than Christmas, isn't it? I am going to have to show this picture off....great job on the eggs/table. :)

Sally@DivineDistractions said...

Happy Easter, Kathysue!! The table is so inviting, and I know your family will have a wonderful time at your table. I hope they know how lucky they are to have you in their lives. I have really appreciated your support of my new endeavor at blogging, and I look to you as a friend and someone to emulate. Of course, I'll share my photos...that's what all this is about. Thanks again for stopping by and leaving comments so regularly. I really look forward to them. Have a blessed Easter, my blogging friend!

Blondie's Journal said...

Your table is gorgeous...so springy!! I love the eggshell planters!! Thanks for the inspiration!

Have a happy and blessed Easter!

xoxo
Jane

aneyefordetail said...

Kathysue, those "planted" egg shells are just wonderful. What a spring look to add to your table. REally well done!

Lynne (lynnesgiftsfromtheheart) said...

What a fun table Kathysue... love the planted egg shells...they are out of this world..
Happy Easter darling... hugs ~lynne~

Lauren said...

so creative kathysue!!! oh my goodness i've never seen anything like the broken eggs with the grass & flowers growing out!! so beautiful!!!

this is so perfect!! Happy Easter!!!
xoxo,
lauren

The Zhush said...

Look out Martha...here comes Kathysue...seriously though, that was gorgeous!!!!

xinex said...

Beautiful table, KathySue! Love the egg crate and how you decorated it. Have a Blessed Easter!...Christine

Morning T said...

Wow- it is all stunning! Your eggs are so precious. I wanted to do that with votives inside but of course time got the best of me.
Where do you find that Irish moss? I love it.
Happy, happy to you.
T

mbkatc230 said...

Kathysue, you've done it again! Every time I think you can't outdo yourself, you go ahead and manage it. This is just gorgeous. I love the way the mirrored runner reflects your beautiful arrangements. And the egg shells came out perfectly, what a perfect idea for Easter. Hope you and your family have a beautiful, blessed Easter. Hugs, Kat (BTW, did you get the dye off of your fingers yet?)

Michelle@Fromhousetohome said...

Your table looks absolutely beautiful, the egg planters are to die for!
Happy Easter to you Kathysue!
~Michelle

Cindy ~ My Romantic Home said...

I LOVE those egg shell vases! It looks so beautiful and the color palette is gorgeous!!!

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

How pretty, Kathysue! I love your eggshell pots and your urn full of flowers is just gorgeous! And...you know I love the colors! You are amazing, Ma'am! It's so very Kathysue! Happy Easter...hugs...Debbie

sarah, flourish design + style said...

LOVE!!! Wow Kathysue, that is one gorgeous table! Hope your easter was lovely! xoxo

aroundmytable said...

Hi Kathysue, hope you had a fantastic Easter. I adore your decorations and especially the eggs with the grass! Cute !!! Anna

The Tablescaper said...

What a great table!!! Love all of that yellow!

- The Tablescaper