Friday, June 13, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Spotlight 158 & Simple Pleasures Inspiration

Hello friends! Happy Friday the 13th. Are you superstitious? I’m not… today is going to be wonderful. After all, it’s Friday! Woo hoo. Thank you to everyone who stopped by this week. I can’t tell you how happy it makes me that you pop in here and visit me. In case you didn’t have a chance to visit, here’s what I shared this week.

And now for the projects in the spotlight this week.

Petit-Fours-for-Tea-AnExtraordinaryDay.net_An Extraordinary Day shares tea and homemade petit fours with us. Absolutely charming!

6-DSCF1238Restyled Junk created these oh-so-cute hanging shutter birdhouses. Love the vintage keyholes and knobs.

best-breakfast-sandwich-ever-MEZZETTA-1024x682Now this looks like a great way to start off the morning. Mediterranean Breakfast Sandwich by Crystal & Co.

DSCN5186-sI have a love of using junk mail in crafts and Grow Creative has thrown down the gauntlet with this Junk Mail Flower Art.

flowers-e1399299310249The biggest, fluffiest paper flowers I’ve seen. House of Bennetts shares these pretty coffee filter flowers.

gwSuch a serene and happy wall gallery. Oh the Fun of It spruces up her wall with these clean white frames and pretty prints.

20140602_071355Martinel made these pretty and delicate tissue paper rose garlands. One in pink and one in white. I love them both.

100_3404 beach inspired mantelIt’s nautical time!! Vintage, Paint and more kicks off the summer with a beach inspired mantel.

broom7DIY Beautify creates a perfect spa atmosphere with her stenciled drop cloth curtains. Ahhhhh.

rhubarb_syrup01I have to confess, I’ve never had rhubarb but this Rhubarb Vanilla Syrup by Nifty Thrifty Things poured over club soda looks amazing.

Inspiration Pinboard b
Features 158.png
Simply presented and simply wonderful:
Summer Garden Herbs – Cupcakes & Crinoline  |  Oversized Eyeglass Pop Art – It’s Always Ruetten  |  Watermelon Appetizers – Jacolyn Murphy  |  Giant Button Garland – Little Red Window  |  Deep Dish Low Sugar Apple Pie – Saved by Grace

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

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.

Signature Box 3


  1. Thank you so much for sharing my DIY Oversized Pop Art! I hope you have a great weekend! Great features this week!

  2. I'm tickled pink! Thanks bunches for featuring my Hanging Shutter Birdhouses!

  3. I'm so honored you featured my stenciled curtains Carolyn! Thank you. Have a wonderful weekend!!

  4. Thanks so much for the feature, Carolyn!

  5. Yay! Thank you SO much for the feature, Carolyn! :)
    I hope you will give rhubarb a try after this.. It's so yummy!
    Hugs! Vanessa

  6. So excited to be featured! Thank you so much for showcasing my Deep Dish Low Sugar Apple Pie! :)

  7. Carolyn, thank you so much for including my summer mantel amongst your features this week - love all this inspiration I find here each week... thank you for hosting... Cathy


Thank you for visiting and leaving a comment. I enjoy reading and responding to your comments. If you do not hear back from me via email your profile is most likely defaulted to no reply-comment or anonymous and I am unable to respond.