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Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Adding Some Color To My All-White Mantel!

I started with an all white base on my mantel……

Chritstmas mantel trial 004 (800x413)

As much as I love the clean, simple look of the all white mantel this girl needs a touch of color…..

Chritstmas mantel trial 021

…..So in comes a touch of red, some pine cones for a bit of texture  to tie in with the basket. Now, it is looking a little better. Still not quite right……

ENTERS…… The Ribbons!!

Ribbons on mantel 2012 009 (800x600)
Touches of Kelly green, red, lime green, and of course white, in the form of a swag!

Can you use ribbon without making a bow?


Ribbons on mantel 2012 004 (600x800)

Ribbons on mantel 2012 002 (800x600)

A Ribbon Swag With Streamers!! No Bow to be found!

Am I Done?

Not Yet! I have one more addition……

to be cont

“Still Enjoying The Process!”
As I am Decking-The-Halls

Keeping warm by the fire!