Sunday, August 29, 2010

Champagne and Chocolate

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And I'm not even talking about the consumable kinds. Fall is in the air and I decided that a wreath I'd made for Spring / Summer was out of season and I needed something more Autmn-y. I loved the brown hydrangea I used in the wreath I made for my mom so I ran back to Michaels to get one for me and also found the most beautiful champagne colored ribbon. So using one of these again from the $1 Tree: 
I wrapped it in the champagne ribbon, and added the chocolate brown hydrangea, and some "milk" chocolate and dark chocolate flowers, along with some floral picks I found in my stash. I wish these wreath forms were just a little bigger but as I reminded myself "they're a dollar".  Added a few spiral thingies I made from a never ending roll of paper bark covered wire, added a chocolate brown bow, and:

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18 comments:

nancycreative said...

How pretty...what a clever idea! Thanks for visiting my blog! :)

Steph S. said...

Gorgeous! And it does look good enough to eat! :D

Christine said...

Nice job...looks very pretty and yummy!

BEAR's Mom said...

G.O.R.G.E.O.U.S.....

~victoria~

Lori said...

Awesome! You should open a floral shop...with chocolate.

Cindy Adkins said...

Oh, it's gorgeous!!! What a fantastic creation.
Hugs,
Cindy

Em said...

That looks so pretty!

Michele {The Scrap Shoppe} said...

Beautiful!!

southernscraps said...

Very pretty! Thanks for visiting my blog.

Kim said...

It's stunning - it looks like a million bucks :).

Debbie said...

I love it, I love Fall, and this was very cute, creative and budget friendly!

Melissa said...

That is really pretty and I like how you used pussy willow in it.

Michelle L. said...

Ooh, such a pretty confection!

Amy Kinser said...

Beautiful colors! They look stunning together. Great job!

Partying with you. Stop by for a quick visit.

Le Chateau des fleurs said...

This very pretty and very much my taste! Thank you for linking up to French Obsession! I love this!
How fun!
Gros bisous
Frenchy

Lori@ Paisley Passions said...

Beautiful! Love it! Thanks for linking up to my Thrilling Thursday party. Hope you will join in again next week :)

~Lori @ Paisley Passions

High Heeled Life said...

Hi there visiting from Frenchy's French obsession party ... that is adorable... HHL

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The DIY Show Off said...

I love your pretty wreath. It's so pretty and the colors are gorgeous. Thanks for sharing your creativity in the DIY Fall Festival. I'm going to include it in this week's highlights.

Roeshel