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Friday, October 2, 2009

I Got {Twiggy} With it...

Here ,in Oklahoma, we have our far number of ice storms. Leaving this great state with lots of this...
So last night I had the kiddos go hunting for me some twigs and I think they did a great job. I used the cheapest black spray paint I could find {.96 cents a can at Walmart} because these sticks sucked it all right up.


We placed a few at the front door. I put a vase of them in the entry way and stuffed the base with hay.
And I plan on putting more around outside with spooky cobwebs for a Halloween party we are throwing later this month.
I picked up these two cheap little goodies at Goodwill this week. And really would love to get my hands on some more of those candle sticks! If I remember right I got them both for $4.25. After my trusty black spray paint got hold of them they turned out pretty cute.



Yes, I have sunk to a new low and glitter dotted my real life pumpkins. Someone really needs to take my glitter bottles away. Maybe I need to think about donating them to my sons Pre-K class {smile}!


All I did for the pumpkins was take a little black deco paint, paint dopers and dot all around my pumpkins. Then I just sprinkled my super fine Martha glitter on the wet paint.



Stop by Tip Junkie to check out some other great ideas!


12 comments:

  1. I love all things Halloween. Those polka-dot pumpkins are too cute; I just may have to give them a try. I’m now wising I would have bought that large candle stick at Goodwill today. It would have looked great next to the fire place with a fun polka-dot pumpkin resting in it. Oh and I love the glittered skull on your table.
    Thought I would let ya know I’ve I just did a day long Halloween Extravaganza over at my blog. I posted Halloween themed blogs several times throughout the day to celebrate October 1st. Tons of Halloween goodness to look at if your interested :0)
    Hope you’re having a great Friday!

    http://domesticprincessintraining.blogspot.com

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  2. I love the black painted twigs! You can never have too much glitter also...

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  3. Hello! I've got a black sticks project to post in the next day or so. Yours look great and I love how you styled your home for fall. Love the glittery polka dots, too! Happy fall!

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  4. Love it all, thanks for the wonderful and fun ideas!!! Happy Halloween to you.

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  5. Oh, I just love this look. I saw a house yesterday that had 2 urns filled with black twigs. Love it!! I also like your dotted pumpkins :)

    Blessings!
    Gail

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  6. Love your blog, adore the pokadot pumpkin, so creative. You sure can pick up some neat things at the thrift store...everything looks wonderful..,.thanks for sharing, come visit ;me

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  7. Great job! The polka dot pumpkins are my favorite. So cute!
    pk @ room remix

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  8. Great ideas! Love those polka dot glitter pumpkins...I just cannot get over how a lowly pumpkin can be turned into something so awesome with a bit of imagination :o)
    Love all your other decor as well. I'll be afollowin'!
    peace, cindy
    (I'm having my first ever giveaway, love to have you pop over and visit...)

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  9. oooo, yay! This is so cute! I've been thinking about using twigs, and you've inspired me! I think I might have an idea ... Thanks for sharing, and inspiring!

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  10. Love the sticks, Love the 31, love the ribbon on top of the glittery pumpkins, Love, love LOVE it!

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  11. I like the sticks!! Hey we will just call you the glitter queen--it is cute.

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