Friday, 3 September 2010

Christmas decoration




Just a simple decoration :-) I painted the triple frame with Viva Decor in Emerald Green, then it sat on my desk for about a week whilst I got around to digging out the large christmas brads I had intended to put in each frame. However - disaster! The brads were an entirely different and clashing shade of green, they looked awful.

So back to the drawing board - I rummaged in the "Christmas bit and bobs" drawer and found these poinsettias and also some old background paper I had forgotten about. I cut the paper to fit - you can't really see much of it, but the white card that came with the frame would have been glaringly obvious! After putting the poinsettias in each aperture I decided it needed something else, so I added the red pearls.

And by the way ...... poinsettias don't count as flowers ...... they are part of Christmas LOL.
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5 comments:

  1. They are flowering shrubs Wendy and you can't bend the rules just because it is Christmas LOL!! They definitely look like blossoms to me!!

    Fab deccy by the way!

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  2. They are really nice. I love the christmas flowers :)

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  3. Lovely. I adore these flowers.

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  4. Very pretty card. It looks like it took a long time to make. TFS. ~Glen~

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