A few posts ago, I gave myself an IDEA
what would a whole candy box full of these..
So, I had to try it and see for myself!
I started with the outside and made it very pretty...
just for me!
Tulle, vintage flowers & "love"...
A little ephemera and a glittery starfish...giving a hint
of what's in store....
Voila! It looks prettier than I had even expected!
All those sparkly, pretty shells together in one place!
I love how the shells look in the little candy papers
All in all, I am "pretty" please with it! And I don't even
think I can stand to wait until Valentine's Day to give
it to myself!
Today I happened upon Chris and her two blogs
& CK INTERIORS
and all I can say is GIVE THIS GIRL HER OWN SHOW!
She lives in this....
And decorates like this....
So, light and airy with that beach cottage feel.
And she is not just a decorating diva...she gets her
hands dirty! Rips out walls when she wants more
light ( like that intriguing little window above ) rips
up floors, paints anything that can't out run her and
that's all before breakfast! She has absolutely
transformed her home. You can see shots of many of
her make-overs on her sidebar, but take some time to
tour her blog and see the "befores", "afters" &