Friday, August 9, 2013

Sweet Banner and Sun Room Tweaks

I was so surprised recently when I was notified by Diane at Design til it Shines, that I had won her giveaway.  Just look at this sweet little banner!  Of course I hung it in my favorite room, the sun room!  I know I am always showing this room, but it is just so fun to change around!!


Isn't it sweet!  It has birds, and a bird cage, and hangs by the tiniest little clothespins on jute!  I just love it.  I also received two very pretty greeting cards.  I got busy in the sun room and failed to take pictures of those, but they are just as special.



I couldn't help but do a little tweaking while I was in the sun room.  Y'all know how we all are!  

This OLD lamp and the lantern/cage (whatever) had been on top of the jelly cupboard.  I decided to place a bird in the lantern and put it in front of the banner on the old wooden box I painted.  Then I put the insect trap bottle there too, because I just love it's color! 


I added this pedestal I made to the table top.
The rose underneath the domed top is a gift from a great friend.



One of my very favorite spots in my home!  I love this little table and all the thrifty items on top.  


I love the way painting this frame and flipping the mat to the white side gave it a whole new look.  This print is so special to me because it's from a dear friend!!  (as is the small picture on the table)


Since I moved the lamp and lantern to the chest, I had to 're-do' the top of the jelly cupboard.  Enter, Curious Chicken!!  I love this chicken!  
She peers down from the top of my little shabby stool!


Now, isn't she just the cutest!!??

 This old candle stick is one I painted with ASCP, and waxed with dark wax.  It started out gold.


I covered the cushions in an old sheet that I had for years.


The window treatments are flat twin sheets.


The sun room is my favorite because I have painted about every item in here, the majority of the items were handed down, or are thrifting finds or gifts.  This room is just "me".

I'm sharing at the links below.  Please click to get inspired by some great bloggers!!

Serenity Saturday @ Serenity You 

Junk Party @ 
Funky Junk Interiors

Share It One More Time @ One More Time Events

It's Party Time @ Three Mango Seeds









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