Saturday, October 6, 2012

Day 6: "Fall"ing into decorating

Day 6's creation was a mixture of a few different things I have found.  I mentioned a few days ago that I was interested in making wooden pumpkins.  After looking around online and finding this site and this site, I went and took my own spin.  When I was done making just the pumpkins, I realized that they looked kind of plain so I cut out some letters on the cricut and mod podged them on.  The stems are painted corks that we had laying around and I just nailed them in.

This project, cost me nothing.  I had the orange and green paint from my Halloween sign, I had the corks and I had the paper that I cut out, oh, and the blocks came from our scrap pile in the garage.  Like most everything I do, I am not 100% in love with these, but there is room for a lot of improvement on them if I want to fix them up a little.  

My grandma crocheted the pumpkins that are surrounding this sign.  I have a bunch in the front window of the house too.  I really love them and was super excited when she agreed to mail me some.  And well there you have it folks.  Days 6, done!

Homemade pumpkins from grandma

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  1. How creative! Happy pink Saturday!

    Your comment at my PINK Post is always appreciated.

  2. Love the candles that you made to got with your beautiful pumpkins.

    Happy Fall.

  3. What does F-A-L-L stand for?

  4. Love those pumpkins! Good job grandma! That fall sign is gorgeous too :)

    My Little Birds

  5. Great sign - and those pumpkins are adorable!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  6. This is so cute Rando. I think this is one of my favorite projects!


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