Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Sweet Springtime

 

Decorating for springtime has a certain softness - a sweetness in the colors and the use of bunnies and such. While I have some traditional Easter decorations that we will enjoy during the holiday, there are a few favorites that will stay in place and help make a sweet transition from the early days of spring to summer.

This wicker and wire basket sits on my kitchen table creating a simple statement with flowers and a cute burlap bunny. The burlap table runner I made in the fall, works well with the natural elements of my spring decor. I will eventually change the flowers to tulips or daffodils, creating even more of a spring feel. The bunny has the whimsical touch I like in my decorating style.

Another burlap bunny hangs on a hook in my foyer and also combines whimsy and natural elements.

The twine wrapped eggs are a favorite DIY project and I love the colors and textures, combined with the rustic grapevine wreath. These eggs are such a sweet spring element and are a great way to up cycle plastic Easter eggs. Look here for instructions on making them.

A plump, concrete bunny that usually lives outside, will spend these early spring days on my kitchen windowsill. As the weather warms, it will make the transition back to the garden.

Natural elements and soft colors will help usher in spring as we finally begin to see the green growth and feel the warmth of the new season.

Have a great day!

 

{Linking with these friends}

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21 comments:

  1. So sweet, love your Easter decorations! I have several concrete bunnies scattered around my yard:) Have a blessed day dear friend, HUGS!

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  2. Love your bunnies and your created colored eggs . . .

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  3. So sweet! Love the bunnies. We have a whole herd (flock? clutch???) of them under our birdfeeder. :-) Hope you have a great week.

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  4. So pretty...they are cute bunnies Happy Easter to you...:):)

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  5. I always love the look of burlap. Your little bunny made of it is so cute!

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  6. I have become obsessed with burlap!!! Just love the looks of it. Have a wonderful Easter!!

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  7. very pretty and fun for the spring I hope we someday get!!!

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  8. I love that burlap bunny! The twine wrapped eggs are adorable too. I'm visiting from Wow us Wednesdays.

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  9. There is nothing sweeter than bunnies and yours are so cute. You always have such great ideas for each season Vicki! Ann

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  10. I love texture in an arrangement and you have a lot of that here. Did you make the little burlap bunny? It's adorable!

    XO,
    Jane

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  11. I love the burlap bunnies! They are so cute. And the outdoor bunny is adorable, too.
    Debbie :)

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  12. Really cute Vicki. I like using a few things that can remain after Easter as well. My concrete bunnies on the porch will eventually work their way to the garden too. Love your little burlap bunny. He's so whimsical. Happy Easter and thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  13. Very sweet Vicki...have a blessed Easter...ox

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  14. I love your bunnies, how cute and your vignettes are so pretty. Thanks for joining TTT. Hugs, Marty

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  15. Your burlap bunny is adorable! Happy Easter:@)

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  16. Hi! You were the link before me on the Finding the Pretty and Delicious Link Party! Just stopping by to say hi! I love your decorating sense. Just beautiful! I think I'd call it elegant! Thanks for sharing!

    Cheers,
    Julia
    It's Always Ruetten

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  17. Love your bunnies.

    Wonderful to have you be a part of Seasonal Sundays.

    - The Tablescaper

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  18. This is gorgeous - the burlap bunnies are just too precious - I do appreciate you sharing with Home and Garden Thursday,
    Kathy

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  19. Everything looks so pretty! I love that adorable burlap bunny. Thank you so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent this week!! :)
    hugs
    Kathy

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