Friday, October 28, 2011

The Inspiration Board: link party spotlight ~21~


The Inspiration Board was full of creative ideas this week. I loved the variety of craft and decor projects, as well as all the yummy treats. I was really excited to see a few holiday projects in the mix. Is it really only 4 weeks until Thanksgiving and 8 weeks until Christmas? Time sure flies in the blogosphere. 

Here are a few in the spotlight this week.
 
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Wood Halloween signs by 52 Mantels. I love the message and the burlap and spray paint technique is brilliant.


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Just in time for holiday gift giving – lovely organic crocheted washcloths by Just Another Hangup. The soap and organza ribbon make such a nice gift presentation. 


Features 21 collage treats
A trifecta of yumminess – all beautifully presented and I’m sure equally delicious. 

{left} Start with a Peanut Butter Cream Filled Chocolate Cupcake by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs.
  {middle} Save room for some Pumpkin Mousse by It’s Overflowing.
{right} Top it all off with a cup of Red Velvet Hot Cocoa by A Law Student’s Journey


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What a great find. A roadside rescue turned chalkboard. Shabby Art Boutique did a great job giving new life to an old cheval mirror that can be used at her boutique.
  

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Two very different office / craft room makeovers.

{top} This office is only 10’ x 12” but Salvage Savvy did a great job making her space beautiful, personalized and organized. I love the church pew turned bench. 

{bottom} A craft studio that dreams are made of. The Ivy Cottage turned their entire garage into a large craft studio. Wow!
  

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I love this idea to patch up ripped jeans by Mommy x3=Insanity. Very clever and a sure hit with the kids.
  

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Miss Kopy Kat shows us how to age paper by painting with coffee. I’ve used this technique but never thought to actually use a paintbrush. Love the spooky graphics and the aged paper effect.
  

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Show Tell and Share made this great shoulder strap satchel. She shares the pattern on her post and tips for making this bag.
  

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Great living room wall art by A Blondes DIY Life. Such a variety of art and knick knacks that all work so well together.
  
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This week’s inspiration pin board 
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1. Silver Leaf Tray – My Covered Bridge
2. Autumn Painting – Dazed to Amaze
3. Gold Acorn Tree – Mom on Timeout
4. Butterflies and Baubles – Jellyfish Jelly

 
If you were in the spotlight, please feel free to grab a button.

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Thank you again to everyone who linked a project and to everyone who came to visit. I loved looking at all the projects and visiting your sites.
Please come back next week for another link party.
Link parties are held every Tuesday.

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4 comments :

  1. Thank you SO much for featuring my silver leaf tray! What a great surprise!

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  2. Carolyn, Thank you so much for Spotlighting my Autumn Painting! I was so excited to see it up there. :) Have a blessed weekend and thank you for hosting each week.

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  3. Thanks you for featuring my burlap painted signs!! What a nice surprise this morning :)

    There were so many great projects this week! I can't wait to see what's to come next week!

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