November 9, 2010

Me So 'Corny...

I do believe it's totally time for the straight jacket!
OK, who am I trying to's looooong over due!
But before they decide I am in need of a 72 hour hold,
I thought I'd show you these...

Yep. I decoupaged & glittered acorns.
It oughta be illegal or something, huh?

I just saw them and the first thing I thought was, 'Oh come on! How cute
would they look if I covered that nutty brown part with some vintage Jane
Austen or sheet music??!!" {poor Jane!}
I can't know why I think these things...I just do.
{I blame my public education...and my private education!
And transfatty whatevers!}

The actual crazy person is always the last one to know...ya know...
who said that?!

Funky Fall Decorating @ FUNKY JUNK INTERIORS

{Dear Lord,
Please forgive me for that post title.
It just popped into my smutty head
and I couldn't resist...which is no excuse
at all, but it is the truth.
And for anyone reading this who "gets"
the origin, I am deeply sorry...not sorry
enough to backspace it out of existence,
but sorry still. And for the pure of heart
who have no idea what I am seeking
absolution thankful that you have
not been polluted by this degenerate
MTV age!}


  1. Those are sooooo cute! I'd love a little bowl of acorns that are all dressed up pretty. They probably make the plain ones feel bad :)
    ya, you so corny.

  2. Ha, the title is funny! I love, love, love, the acorn wrapped in book pages! So cute!!

  3. Crazy or not, they're adorable..How many did you make? This will have to be an annual event so in years to come you will have bowls full of them : D


  4. These are SO cute! I just love them...

    and your title made me laugh. :)

  5. Such adorable little Nuts! Are they Nuts? I think to Squirrels they are. Maybe that is where the thought of Nuts and Squirrely go together. I don't know~

    Huggs, Nancy

  6. Ha haha I laughed so hard when I saw this title...then I thought, well maybe she is naive and didn't realize what she said.....I am relieved to know it was on purpose. However, it is now stuck in my head, and I am humming it while I craft.
    xxoo Valarie

  7. No funny farm for you what a great, unique, original, project...I love them!


  8. giggle....I adore your acorns...and I don't think you are the least bit
    In fact, I can hardly wait for my morning walk...I need to get me some acorns too! :)

  9. You come up with the best ideas, those acorn are cute!

  10. I really love the acorns, especially the one with just words. I may have to try this. Thanks for the inspiration.

  11. Man, I'm old. I have no idea what your title means- you can email me the answer if the smut police won't arrest us. I have to say I smugly said "guess what this lady did" to my husband so I would look better...sorry...

  12. hey, if they're gonna haul you away to the funny farm at least it will be for making something stylish. I love your little acorns, they just make me smile.

  13. You're so creative. These are cute. Yes, usually the crazy one is the last to know. Guess you're not that crazy after all. ;)

  14. ha ha ha ha your posts are great i love the humour you write with, and wow i love those what a great idea, must have takin you ages but they look fab ..Dee ;-))

  15. I think your "new" acorns are really cute!! Very cute idea!

  16. I think it's wonderful-working retail each Christmas I've always dreamed of a simple Christmas in a cabin somewhere-where the family gathers and has to decorate a tree all from nature-this would work at perfectly!

  17. OMG totally laughing here.
    Love the craziness we all try to hide it but it is good to let it shine every once in awhile!

  18. How painstakingly fun they must have been to make! Love the post...thanks for the chuckle :)

  19. These are just adorable and I think you should make more!


  20. Their just adorable... Happy White Wednesday!!! Blessings~~~ Daphne

  21. Wow! I thought I was the only one that ever came up with those kind of ideas. It is a pleasure to have found your blog :) I can't wait to visit again and look around some more.
    Thanks for sharing your "craziness".

  22. Can I share a room with you at the asylum? Can I, huh? Can I? Can we make paper acorns together? I love these...funny, cute and sweet...especially the glittered one! hugs- Diana

  23. These are DARLING!! I wanted to make something similar, but can't find acorns!!

  24. LOL!! Love the post, especially the title and now following you. Isn't it funny how we obsess over little things like acorns. I've altered a few myself and have all kinds of felted ones all over the house. Nice to meet you.

    Vicki at Rusty Rooster Vintage

  25. Very cute idea! Do you plan on putting them out for the squirrels to decorate their shabby homes?Traci

  26. If it stands still, I will likely decoupage it. My husband is a psychiatrist. And I am here to tell you: honey, you are just fine.

  27. those are great. love them. very creative.

  28. You and I can share a room at the Loony Bin! I too, collected bucketsful of acorns this summer... and have been glitterizing them to use as holiday package decorations.... but I LOVE your idea of decoupaging them! I think maybe you are a teensy bit nuttier than me haha! :) mercedes

  29. I love these cute little acorn ideas! My son and I were at a park the other day and there were acorns on the ground and I couldn't stop picking them up! Eventually we got a bag and just collected a ton of them! I need to put them in the freezer, though, I think -- I read somewhere that you should do that.

    Sorry I haven't posted your amazing more is more loot yet, I've been totally overwhelmed (as you can see from my last post), but I will be posting it in the next few days!

    ~Angela :-)

  30. Ha! I do remember that song. But, don't tell my kids. K? :) And those corns are too cute!

  31. What I love about you is you're so creative, even with words!


    Sandy @ My Shabby Streamside Studio

  32. You're so funny! These little acorns are so cute! You should sell them o n etsy!

  33. These are so very darling - wish I had some!

  34. These are so adorable! Cute idea.
    Hugs, Sherry

  35. These are the sweeeeetest acorns I have ever seen! And your post was nothing short of a stand-up comedy routine! Your post title.....gonna have that one in my head all day!


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