Friday, July 31, 2015

Tweaking the Mantel Décor

It's always fun to change the mantel decorations.  I took one of the sets of my shutters apart, and placed only one on each side of the mirror, then I started layering items in.

This is the original look, just taking the shutters apart, and placing them on the mantel.

Very symetrical and clean.

 After my shopping trip, I had two new Reader's Digest Condensed books, and 3 new (to me) candle sticks, so I put those on the mantel.

 On the other end, I placed 2 RD Condensed Books that I already had, and another free book I recently acquired.

I'm really liking the layered look of this, and may keep it this way for a while.    Ya' think??

Sharing here:
 Feathered Nest Friday @ French Country Cottage
Farm House Friday @ Knick of Time
Shabbylicious Friday @ Shabby Art Boutique

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