Friday, July 13, 2012

The Inspiration Board: link party spotlight ~58~


Happy Friday. I’m back from traveling and trying to get caught up. It’s good to be back looking at all the inspiring projects and working on a few of my own. Thank you to everyone who shared a project on the Inspiration Board this week. The board was filled with bursts of color - so cheery to come home to!

Here are a few projects in the spotlight this week.



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Summer, beach outings, driftwood, sailing… put it all together like Alderberry Hill did and make a darling driftwood boat.

 
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Wedding season is in full swing. This bridal ruffle cuff by One Perfect Day is so romantic and pretty.


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One of the most unique little projects I’ve ever seen. Saraccino created a little shrimp out of a bendy straw. Adorable!

 
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Cherished Bliss made the cutest little toddler tote. The little pink whale looks perfectly content riding those giant ric rac waves.

 
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Who doesn’t love the Beatles? Just a Little Creativity pays homage to all the great Beatles hits with this dresser makeover for her teenage child.

 
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The pallet projects are still hot, hot, hot! Live, Laugh Rowe created a fabulous serving tray from a pallet. I have got to find a pallet so I can start making some of these great projects.

 
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Two other hot trends are chevron patterns and monograms. Hey Little Mother combines both with this pretty coordinated wall hanging.

 
 
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  Monster Circus made these trivets from gray tiles, copper spray paint and wire. I love the clean and modern look.
 
 
Glass Cheese Cloche 25The Concrete Cottage made the sweetest cheese board cloche out of a 70’s looking thrift shop find. A complete transformation.


DSCF7954A beautiful rosette cake by Life’s Creative Journey. The frosting looks so light and airy – almost too pretty to cut into… I said almost.




This week on the Inspiration Pinboard
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Turquoise Tablescape – The Single Nester   |    Rainbow Quilt – Describe Happy   |  
Picture Frame – Sew Woodsy   |   Side Table Makoever – Knot all that I Seam   |  
Poppy Pillow – Claiming Our Space
 
   
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.

Carolyn
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8 comments :

  1. Thanks for the mention on the pinboard! x Julie

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  2. Thank cake looks incredible!!

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  3. I love every one of these that you featured, and I can't get over how someone turned a straw into a little shrimp! Such clever and creative people. :) Sharon

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  4. LOVE the driftwood boat and that cake...amazing!
    Have a great weekend Carolyn,
    Alexis

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  5. Thanks bunches for the feature!! (((Hugs)))

    Jeannine @ The Concrete Cottage

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  6. Yay, I'm so glad you like my Beatles dresser :) Thanks for the feature! The other projects are absolutely amazing as well!
    -Molly

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  7. It's such an honour to be here, Carolyn!
    Thank you so much!

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  8. Hi Carolyn! Thank you so much for featuring my geo trivets! It's such an honour, and I can't tell you how glad I am, that you like them! I'm sorry, that I first saw it now! Thanks again and have a wonderful week! I'll grab your button now!

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