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Monday, September 12, 2011

iHeart Fall.

Guess what...I got another flat tire!! Right after I got brand new ones put on. Yay! A nice man on his way home from work this morning helped me change it before my brother could even get there.

Moving on.

I love Fall.


I fully believe the seasons should be as follows:


Winter: December. Only December.
Spring: January to June
Summer: July. Just July.
Fall: August to November.


I've never done much fall decorating. In Utah I just looked up at the mountains and they were all sorts of yellow, orange, red, purple, and green looking so I never felt the need. I'm not sure how fall really looks here in Missouri. So far, it's mostly like dried corn stalks.


Anyway, I was wandering around Far West yesterday and picked up a handful of acorns. Mostly because they're cute, but then I thought I could paint them as part of a fall-type decoration. I perused and found some acorn love:




[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="250" caption="You can never have too many candles."][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="so cute!!"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="456" caption="Felt acorns on the chandelier"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="456" caption="Felt acorns in a bowl"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="430" caption="Painted Jack-o-Lantern acorns! Cute."][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="320" caption="Painted acorns with a simple DIY. I love how shiny they are!"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="265" caption="Blue acorns! also with a DIY"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="320" caption="Felt acorn chimes"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="Fall acorn family! I think they made them into magnets."][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="I'm pretty sure they're wood, but they are so cute!"][/caption]

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="320" caption="For Christmas even!"][/caption]

4 comments:

  1. I love the bright blue painted ones! they are super cute. I think I would end up spraying mine bronze and gold and such. Maybe orange for halloween. Orange and black!!! And then for christmas spray paint pinecones gold, silver, green, and red! Yes!

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  2. ooh yes!! PINECONES!! Such a good idea

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  3. Oh! these are SO CUTE! We live around a lot of oak trees, so I'm going to show my girls all your fun ideas, and they are going to go hog wild. I can feel it in my bones.

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  4. Fun!! I bet they will turn out darling

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