Tuesday, February 8, 2011

What's Red and White and Vintage All Over?

What's RED and White and VINTAGE all over?
My kitchen window, all dressed up for Valentines day!
After I took all the Christmas decorations down, my kitchen window looked so bare, I decided to decorate it for Valentines Day. 

I bought the little white tree and the cupcake and pink bird ornaments at Wal Mart before Christmas. I cut the little hearts out of felt with my Sizzix and added some cute little buttons. I added a few vintage Valentines to an old heart shaped candy box. For the Cupids at the top of the window, I used a vintage poster board Cupid and traced it onto some sparkly scrapbook paper.

I added the same little hearts to the "LAUGH" that I bought in the dollar section at Target and added a string of them to the little snowgirl. I suspended some vintage Valentines from the top of the window and tucked one under the arm of the little skiing snowman. 

The window makes me smile every time I walk in the kitchen and now I'm already planning a St. Patrick's Day theme and a theme for Easter. 
I'll be linking this post to:
REDnesday at It's a Very Cherry World
Vintage Thingie Thursday at Colorado Lady
And Alphabe Thursday for the Letter R at Jenny Matlocks



29 comments:

  1. that is a very sweet Valentines Winter vignette...Thanks for sharing,Mica

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  2. Nane, that would make me smile every time, too! It is adorable! I love the white tree. So cute.
    Hugs- Tete

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  3. HA! I just knew you'd be doing something valentine-y in your kitchen window! Love your little white tree, and how the cupids with the garland frame it all out. It's so sweet!
    Happy REDnesday!
    Carol

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  4. I LOVE how nice and deep your kitchen window is. It's so Perfect for your Winter Valentine Display! LOVE IT!!! I have a little German tree that has ONLY RED Lights on it in one of my windows.
    Thank you for sharing your charming window scene.
    Have a wonderful week,
    Hugs,
    Donna

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  5. I love what you did here and you have given me an idea for my beautiful velvet heart shaped box I totally forgot about that. I can put some Valentines on it like you did, very cute.

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  6. Looks great, I can see that it would make you smile-enjoy:@)

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  7. What a great place to cheer you up while doing dishes. I love the sweetheart tree.

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  8. You did a nice job going from Christmas decorations right into Valentine. Looks very pretty.

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  9. seeing that must make it easier to clean the kitchen!

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  10. It sure did make me Smile! What a fun place to do the dishes! Really Red, too!

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  11. what a wonderful tree. Looks great for Valentine's day.

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  12. Lovely V-day decorations.. sure lights up one's day viewing it.

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  13. I love the decorated tree. The whole window looks great!

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  14. Nan, you are just a marvel! A Valentine tree! What a great idea.

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  15. You sure do have the holiday spirit! Your blog is even beautifully decorated. What a happy place to visit today-thank you!

    Best wishes always,
    Natasha.
    xo

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  16. Love the Valentine tree! I am your newest follower.

    Love,
    Susan and Bentley
    xxoo

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  17. I love the little hearts with buttons. Too cute!

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  18. I love the white tree! I have a tree in my family room that I usually just decorate for Christmas, but maybe it needs to become a Valentine Tree?

    Awesome!

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  19. Nan! I made your famous window display! I am so honored! I love that you have this space to transform for the holidays. I got your Valentine too, and am just thrilled to pieces with it! I love that we both chose kittens. Like minds! I wish you the very best Valentine's Day Nan, you are such a sweet person! Elizabeth

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  20. I love your Valentine Decor !
    Happy Valentine's Day !
    Blessings,
    ~Myrna

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  21. Love this one too in case I forgot to tell you but then again your Window is always my favorite of you post pic'! I look forward to the next holidays and your window! Hugs Marilou

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  22. What a sweet and romantic link for Alphabe-Thursday's letter "R".

    Love all your clever decorating ideas.

    Such a fun and happy visit you shared with us this week!

    I'm still smiling.

    A+

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  23. I am so sorry. The post above is from me...not Angela. Somehow my daughter signed into her google account here and I can't get it to switch back.

    I need to re-boot my computer but now, somehow, I can't even delete that comment.

    Anyway...the message (and A+ above) is from me, Jenny.

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  24. What cute Valentines day stuff! I love the background of your blog too!

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