Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Green and White

 

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        This evening, after an afternoon of gathering supplies and looking through what I had, I wanted to add some touches of spring to the house.  I had green and white on my mind , and it wouldn’t leave.  So I began to play.

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        I found some very affordable faux greenery stems and floral pieces, and I wanted to use these stone pieces.

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        And so I started  playing.

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        I originally planned to use a piece of the striped fabric to create a runner, but I didn’t want to cut it.  I kept the 4 yards in one piece to use as a tablecloth.

(Photography note:  Photos at night never work out too well for me.)

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          In the entry I combined as many green things as I could find.

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        I love mixing high and low like crystal and terracotta.

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        And then I did something with the dining table.

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        It never stops does it?

 

I am linking to White Wednesday at www.fadedcharmcottage.blogspot.com and The Boardwalk BragFest at www.bobbypinsboardwalk.blogspot.com.

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26 comments:

Pam @ Design Fanatic said...

Great photos Laura. I really like your style. Thanks for the nice comments on my blog. Hope you'll be back for a visit soon. You might like my garden posts.

Debra@Common Ground said...

I LOVE the green and white, and I'm really lovin' that green majolica plate of yours. I don't blame you for not wanting to cut that great piece of material. Love your fuzzy rocks in your apothecary jar!
Hope you're having a good week,
love ya dear,
Debra

Theresa said...

OOH LAH LAH, looks gorgeous! Great job dear Laura, come do my house next... please:) Love all the green! Have a blessed day my friend!

Jojo said...

I love the green and white for spring!

Linda (Nina's Nest) said...

Laura, I like the fact that you scrunched up that fabric instead of cutting it. It makes for a different textured look, plus like you said, you can re-use it whole. Love the green and white touches. Linda

Mid-Atlantic Martha said...

Love green and white -- it's such a soothing combination to me. Love your Spring "fluffing".

Marie said...

White and green lokks so "springy". Happy WW.

Debbie said...

What a great idea, I would not think of leaving the material in one piece, but you created and displayed it very nice...and it really did bring Spring in!~ Thanks for sharing!

Chatty Crone said...

I love redoing things each season like you do - love the green and white idea. Beautiful.
sandie♥

Stacey said...

No it never stops! That's the fun of nesting. :) Your project turned out very pretty. It's all nice and summery now.

Cathy said...

So pretty Laura! I adore green and white and all of the elements you used are wonderful!

Enjoy!
Cathy

Lisa said...

Great job, Laura! Your fabric is beautiful! I don't think I'd cut it either.:)

Nancy's Notes said...

Great look Laura! That green and white fabric is just gorgeous, love the draped look!

trash talk said...

I hate to cut fabric...even when it's bought for a project! Love the green...my favorite shade of green as a matter of fact.
Debbie

Always Nesting said...

Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful. Love the elegance of your home.

Deb said...

Laura...looks great....

Cate @ A Tree Lined Street said...

Very nice! I am loving green right now as well. It must the spring, this happens to me every year!

Marguerite said...

Lovely expressions of Spring, in green and white! As always your talent shines through, in your beautiful home. There is a little surprise for you, over at my place!

Prior said...

very nice tabletop, love the majolica plate! Lezlee

Nola @ the Alamo said...

I love all the shades of green, just like in nature. The photos are great.

Jan @ bobbypins boardwalk said...

Lovely. The green shades are so welcoming and you've prepared a gorgeous vignette. Thank you for sharing at the boardwalk Bragfest

kate said...

Oh so pretty, isnt it fun, changing things around.
kate

Design Junkie said...

Nothing says spring quite like green and white.

cozy said...

pretty, pretty. i especially love those finials on your dining room table :)

Staci Danford said...

Green is one of my very favorite colors.. It is always so calming.. LOVE your spring look.
Staci

Mikey said...

I just love it!!!! I hope you'll check out my blog!

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