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24 June, 2016

Patriotic Mantel with Fun Rag Garland and Paper Star Wreath

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Patriotic Mantel with Fun Rag Garland and Paper Star WreathHi everyone! Can you believe that June is almost over and the 4th of July is just around the corner?! Sooo...I decided that it was about time to reveal my patriotic mantel! You have been watching it come together bit by bit, so I wanted you to see the final product! Almost every element of it is a DIY project that I shared with you in the last few weeks.

20 June, 2016

The Scoop #228

Hi everyone and welcome back to The Scoop! We are having a surprising little cool spell and I am spending some time enjoying my patio. Absolutely everything is in bloom at once and the scent is heavenly! I hope you are enjoying wonderful weather, too, and appreciate so much that you are taking time to drop by our party!

Pictured: Ballard Inspired Architectural Piece

18 June, 2016

DIY Patriotic Firecracker Decor

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT DIY Patriotic FirecrackersHi everyone! Can you believe it’s almost time for celebrating the 4th of July? Summer is flying by! I am working on a patriotic mantel and one of the elements is my DIY PATRIOTIC FIRECRACKERS! I am really excited about this one! They were so easy and fun to make! And a trip to Dollar Tree netted me most of what I needed!

13 June, 2016

The Scoop #227

Hi everyone and welcome back to The Scoop! We are so glad that you have come to party with us! If you are like me and are thinking beachy thoughts but can't go yet, I have the cure! Well, almost! ;-) It's my SUMMER MASON JAR CANDLES...kind of like a little bit of the beach in a jar! I am sure you have lots of summery inspiration to share, so let's get started!

11 June, 2016

Ten Fun and Easy Summer Wreaths

I have a confession..I love wreaths! If you are a regular reader, you have probably already figured that out! ;-) I have one on the inside and outside of every exterior door in my house! And this is my favorite time of year for creating them with so many fun holidays and iconic images that just say summer! Sooo....I thought I would share my ten favorites with you!

06 June, 2016

The Scoop #226

Hi everyone and thanks so much for joining us at The Scoop! June has finally arrived along with the summer heat! Can July be far behind? I am already planning ahead a little for the 4th since it's always a big holiday for the little grands! I have created a fun POTTERY BARN INSPIRED 3-D PAPER STAR WREATH for my mantel and will have the full reveal shortly so stay tuned. But now...let's get on with the party!

05 June, 2016

Pottery Barn Inspired 3-D Paper Star Wreath

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Pottery Barn Inspired 3-D Paper Star WreathHi everyone! We are really into summer here and that just says red, white and blue for me! Can you believe that the 4th of July is only a few weeks away? Sooo…I can’t wait to share this one with you! I am really pleased with the way it turned out, too! It’s my Pottery Barn Inspired 3-D Paper Star Wreath!  And it is sooo much cheaper than theirs and fun to make, too!

30 May, 2016

The Scoop #225

Hi everyone and welcome back to The Scoop! It's Memorial Day weekend and for me that marks the official start of summer! Yaaay! I hope you have had a chance to spend time with your family and friends this weekend! We appreciate so much that you are taking time to drop by and visit with us, too! I am expecting a party packed with lots of fun ways to summerize your d├ęcor, yummy summery recipes and much, much more...so let's get started!