Monday, October 10, 2011

A decor moment, well actually five minutes!


Because I'm going to be away so long, 
missing much of the Autumn season 
and Halloween, 
I decided not to decorate outside this year, however........... 


...............while out doing all those garden chores all last week, I decided I just had to add at least a little Autumn decor at the cottage entry.  I gathered my new pumpkins, my old gourds, my ancient English stoneware crocks, a vintage crate, a burlap sack, added a pretty pot of chrysanthemums.........voila, we're ready for Fall around here.

That only took five minutes and was certainly worth the effort!


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Happy Thanksgiving 
to all my dear Canadian friends.




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11 comments:

  1. Lovely dear! Simple and beautiful! Have a wonderful day, miss you!

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  2. Thank you for the good wishes, Mary!
    I know what you mean about not decorating because one will be away - but why shouldn't you enjoy your outdoor vignette for the few days that you'll be home?

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  3. Love what you've done to the entry, do have a wonderful time :o)
    Welcome as a new follower Mary, I look forward to your visits!
    Rose H
    x

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  4. Mary, how clever to use a mirror to reflect all that gorgeousness!

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  5. You've got the touch! While you are gallivanting around the southern hemisphere in the midst of their spring you can remember your lovely porch corner at home, waiting for your return.

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  6. It looks just perfect, Mary. Autumn perfection.

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  7. fall decorating is so easy to do... just let all the gourds do the talking... :-))

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  8. Your decor is perfect! I really, really need some pumpkins and gourds. The mums look lonely sitting on my porch.

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  9. As always Mary, I love your vignettes. The cottage entry one makes me feel very "autumnal". I'm still lurking - I read all your posts but seldom make the time to comment. Thanks for visiting me the other day. I am frantically trying to finish fall bulb planting and cleanup. October can be so capricious in ND.

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  10. I love fall decorating! Yours looks just right!
    Take Care & big hugs to the two of you!
    Ulrike

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