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Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Ballerinas In My Downstairs

I got started dragging out boxes and you know how that is a big mess but it is so rewarding after it's done. In some of my pictures you can see boxes I didn't get moved out of the way. But you understand. I didn't know what I was going to put on this silver  tree I found last year at an antique store. I really bought it for one of my sisters who wanted it. But she changed her mind . So I kept it.
  

                                                                       
       






I decided to hang my doll prom dress with all the pink
                                                                              
        
I bought this little ballerina  tu tu at my neighbors yard sale her little girl had grown out of it but I hadn't. I wanted a tu tu
                                                                                                                                              






I think I have showed about every angle So now need to start on the kitchen tree , however I am having second thought about a tree in my dining room because it is so  small in there and I have several girls coming over maybe I better rethink this and put the tree in my office where the rooms meet they could see it from the kitchen if they peek in my office I will make sure they look. LOL                                                             


   




OK better get another box of ornaments out. I have a closet downstairs under my steps full of Christmas decorations. Why do I change every year my ideas I need to just use the same deco every year and it would be so easy. I use to only use Hallmark metal ornaments now not sure where they are all at.

These 3 glass trees are downstairs in the studio. I really love them and had them upstairs in the kitchen last year . I just have so much up now they wouldn't be noticed so they can stay where they are.


                                                                           
                                                                      
      I really like this old purple glass tree topper but would never put it on any of my trees but had to keep it so I stuck it in a cubby hole shelf with other things       

      
    I like 3 dimensional cards and this is Anna Griffin from last year, I have several boxes of cards that I just love the paper some of them I reuse for altered art
    Here is a few pieces of my pearl handled silverware I am looking for forks I always find knives everywhere but I guess the forks are rare I need spoons to match also. I just like the vintage ones



When I had all my silver spoons out showing them these littlesilver  guys got left out of the picture
                                                                                       

                                                                                                                                 
                                                                             
                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
                                                                                   










                                                                                                                
                                                                              
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                     

14 comments:

  1. I have a 3 foot silver tree and would love to find a 5 foot at a reasonable price but some of them are really dear. We had one when my children were small and I hung just bright blue balls on it. I love what you did with yours. Let me know if you ever want to sell just the tree....lol...Take care.

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  2. Looks like your decorating is in full swing. I love how you incoporated other items into your ballerina tree. Very pretty!

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  3. Love your charming ballerina tree, and the pearl handled silverware!

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  4. You've got your Christmas style going!

    Thanks for you visit and comment. I'll look forward to seeing you for Blue Monday.

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  5. I guess you are lucky your sister changed her mind! Thanks for your comments on my mantle. I am following you now. We have a lot of the same things in our homes and we both like romantic decor. Come by and enter the giveaway I am having on a book called Romantic Style. I think you would like it! It is on my sidebar at the top!

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  6. Very pretty! I love the pink white & silver! Very girly and beautiful.
    Debbie

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  7. Love that sweet silver ballerina tree!! So very cute!!

    Hugs,
    Debbie @ A Debbie-Dabble Christmas

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  8. I am in love with your ballerina tree. It's absolutely delicious!
    Rhonda

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  9. Your silver tree is great-but I spied a pink bottle brush wreath that I'd love to have-it's wonderful!

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  10. Unique and beautiful!!! Stopping by here today via Merry and Bright! Have a beauteous day :)

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  11. Very pretty! My parents had a silver tree in the 60s, and I used to love how everything sparkled!
    Wishing you a lovely day, Janice!
    ~ Zuzu

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  12. Such a darling tree~I just love it!! Much like the doll tree post I just did- so whimsical and fun! Thank you for sharing at Feathered Nest Friday! :)

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  13. Beautiful !!!
    Thank you so much for linking up to French Obsession !
    Xo
    Frenchy

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  14. ballerina tree! what an excellent idea! It is indeed very nice!

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