5 Low Cost Big Impact DIY Branch Centerpieces
With fall in full swing, we have officially reached the point where some of our trees have lost all of their leaves. As beautiful as changing leaves are, there is something magical about bare branches. So, this season as I look for ways to bring nature to the table while celebrating with family and friends, I’m looking to all things branch.
"Enypniastes eximia, a sea cucumber known as the deep sea Spanish dancer, 'uses a unusual defense mechanism: when attacked, its grainy skin lights up and detaches, sticking to the aggressor. Finding its face plastered with a sticky, bioluminescent mask that it cannot shake off, the would-be predator becomes the vulnerable prey.' Image and text from "The Deep: The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss by Claire Nouvian"
*vintage bedroom lighting | vintagelights.com
Unusual one piece glass vintage flush mount ceiling light fixture with 2 bulbs. Glass is very thick, over 1/4 inch deep and heavy. There are four sections on the bottom of the glass which is embellished with a Fleur de li or floral pattern which is clear uncolored glass, allowing light to shine through. Adds a great amount of color and style to any room. A tremendous antique bedroom fixture! Two 60 watts max
The Bachman's Summer Ideas House 2011
Time for the Bachman's Summer Ideas House 2011 tour! For those of you who are just learning of this inspiring house...Bachman's is a well-known floral, gift, and garden business in the Twin Cities area. The house is a historical family home on the flagship store property and is now used to showcase ideas and products, as well as raising money for the Children's Home Society and Family Services. It is always full of wonderful ideas. There are links to previous houses on my sidebar, if you'd…
Unusual handmade fairy lights - colourful cotton balls, birds, lanterns...
There's something about a simple string of fairy lights that can transform a room by adding warmth, cosiness and a bit of sparkle. Whether they are for a party, for christmas or for all year round we have a large selection of colours, shapes and styles.