Month: October 2009

Fabulous Flickr Friday Finds for Bottles!

Fabulous Flickr Friday Finds for Bottles!

Welcome to the first of my Fabulous Flickr Friday Finds! I’ll be posting some gorgeous images from Flickr every Friday based on decor and/or style themes. Today’s post is about bottles. I love seeing all the different ways bottles are collected, displayed, and used in […]

I like to pick things up off the ground

I like to pick things up off the ground

I’m still playing around with different things I can put on top of the candle holders. These are the seeds from a sweetgum tree. The seed pods had fallen off while they were still green. They eventually begin to dry out within a few days […]

Mood Board for a Monday | Port Wine & Cognac Afternoons

Mood Board for a Monday | Port Wine & Cognac Afternoons

Mondays can be so dreary. Revelries from Saturday night and carefree Sunday brunches recede into memory. And now that fall is here, the morning light shows only a somber cast of grey. To help remedy a melancholy October Monday, I’m starting a weekly recurring post […]

Vintage handkerchief love

Vintage handkerchief love

I love the look and workmanship of vintage linen handkerchiefs. I collected some while planning my wedding in hopes of using them. Many of them came starched and perfectly pressed. Starch, over time, will yellow and damage the fibers. I like mine when they’ve simply […]

Other uses for candle holders – succulents

Other uses for candle holders – succulents

Here’s another vignette I made for candle holders with some succulents, one of my personal loves!   | all images, seeking the muse |

Other uses for candle holders

Other uses for candle holders

I like finding unconventional ways to display plants and flowers. I picked up these crystal candle holders recently to showcase my tillandsias. I love the contrast of organic air plants atop geometric crystal. They remind me of little fireworks.   A closeup: This print is […]