Tuesday, May 12, 2009

One Mantle 3 ways



The four blue mirrors are actually square serving bowls with mirrors attached inside.
Add height with stacks of books.


Here are 5 rectangular white platters hung with easels. They are accented with sprigs of
fern from the garden and starfish from the beach. Seashells and moss balls round give added texture.


Surround a white berry wreath with 8 white plates for a different look above the fireplace instead
of the usual picture or mirror. Fill hurricanes with green granny smith apples..faux of course!
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6 comments:

Tracey McBride said...

I love this post! They are all lovely, but I think I like the middle mantle the best!! Thanks so much for sharing.
Warmly,
Tracey

Teresa said...

I'm a big fan of white- so I love them all- but the last one is my favorite- =)
Beautiful-
Happy Day

Bella Casa said...

I love #2 and #3 the best. So pretty, thanks for sharing, it can be so tricky to decorate a mantel sometimes!

Buzzings of a Queen Bee! said...

Such pretty options. I especially love the white plates!
Carrie

Joy said...

wow I don't know which one I like better. They are all beautiful.

Shannon said...

Oh my...those are all sooo pretty! Very inspiring and creative!


So...the big question...did you do the DI-EIGHT plan this last week? you said you were gonna try, so I'm here to encourage you!