Sunday, September 21, 2008

More Pumpkin Fun & Awards

This little white pumpkin has some pretty fall leaf stickers all around the top.

This is a pumpkin I did last year. I just used some scraps of ribbon and scrap fabric for the leaves.

This is also from last year. I just took little terracotta pots and painted them. Then I used stick on letters. You could do three pots that spell "boo", or "eek", or "harvest", "home", you can spell out tons of things! Then I just set the pumpkins on top.


Thank you, thank you to three wonderful ladies for the following awards. I'm so honored to have received these awards!!!

Thank you Sheila!

Thank you Sally!

Thank you Jen!

Tomorrow is Bloomin Tuesday! Thanks for stopping by!


Kathleen Grace said...

Congratulations on the awards:>) We all love your new blog just like we did your old one! I love the fun things you are doing with pumpkins:>)

Sher said...

I love your pumpkin decorating ideas and appreciate the frugal tips! Congrats on your awards!

Wendy said...

I love your pumpkins...such cute ideas!

Linda's Blue Gate said...

You have the BEST pumpkin ideas..... I did the white pumpkin with rub ons they don't as pretty as yours but I like them..... Love the pots with small pumpkins.... cute... cute
Congrats on the much deserved awards

Anonymous said...

Good Morning,

I love what you did with the pumpkins...very creative !!! But I just can't get into the white pumpkins, for me they have to be orange...I just love the splash of orange around the house this time of year !!!

All the best,
Kathy :)

Sweet Cottage Dreams said...

Cute, cute, cute! I love the simplicity of your Fall decorating. Very chic!

Congrats on your awards, Manuela!

Love the tips you shared, too. I thought of you yesterday when I bought three "green" bags at the dollar store. They are a good size to reuse over and over for bagging groceries.


Stephanie said...

I love the pumpkin ideas! And I have enjoyed reading your tips for frugal living - we are trying to implement a few in our house!

Victoria said...

Love the pumpkins! The terracotta pot idea is great. I have some that I need to dig out and decorate.

glorv1 said...

You really have some great pumpkin ideas and I may copy some, thank you very much. Congrats on your awards.

Tracy said...

I love your pumpkins...they look so cute!

Priscilla said...

Hi, I do love your white pumpkin with leaves, such great ideas, I found you through the Pretty Pumpkin Party list, thank you for sharing....

Priscilla x

mrsjones6 said...

Don't you just love all of the decorating that you can do with pumpkins?! I just love the terra cotta pots that you fixed up.
If I can finish canning and storing apples,muscadines, and tomatoes this week, I plan to gather our autumn delights (I just hope I can find them after this mess of a move over the summer!)
Hope that you have a beautiful week!

M.L. @ The House of Whimsy said...

Where did you get the idea to put those pumpkin stickers on?? Both of those pumpkins are to DIE for. thanks for sharing--as always!

Storybook Woods said...

Inspiring pumpkins. Thank you. I am going to have to post my pumpkin soon. Clarice

diXymiss said...

Beautiful and oh-so-creative pumpkin pretties! ThanX for the fun Fall inspiration. I can't wait to get out my crafty boX and start playing! ;-)

Indigo Robe said...

I'm speechless that I found you again!!!!!!!!!!!!

I am so thrilled! I was going through the autumn thingy at THE INSPIRED ROOM and I instantly knew it was you because of the toile!!! I am so happy! I had downloaded all of your photos from your old blog so I could be inspired.

Did you husband get other employment?

Yeah for found blogs!


Kelli said...

Oooh...I love all of these ideas! I have some of those leaf stickers, so as soon as I see a white pumpkin, I'm getting it. :0)

Mimi Sue said...

Those little flower pots are so cute. What a great idea. You are so creative. I seem to copy other people really well. I would like to have one original idea! Mimi

Rhonda in OK said...

all your pumpkins are so cute, I may have to "borrow" your black and white fabric trimmed pumpkin ideas.

Cyndi's Re-Creations said...

Great Ideas! Looks like I'm going to have to do some Pumpkin shopping

Ruth Welter said...

Hi Manuela,

Your fall pumpkins are wonderful, I love them. I need to get myself in gear and put up some of my outside fall decorations...I feel I'm procrastinating a bit.


Paula said...

Dear Manuela,

I love your pumpkins and the painted clay pots. Such inspiring ideas!


Elizabeth G. said...

I just found your blog. I love it! You have such creative ideas for fall decorating.

Can't wait to check back for more!