My version of
Hermione is such a great helper,
he loves the ribbons.
This year I wanted Christmas to feel a little lighter,
not too heavy with garland and greenery.
Instead have lots of white and cream,
silver, pinecones and a few berries for color.
Big, wooden candles holders painted white
adds more 'cottage'.
Now I am just waiting for the paper whites
to start pushing up through the moss.
(They have turned into a tradition,
so easy and pretty once they start
to show themselves.)
A little burlap ribbon, natural.
Mercury for a little sparkle, and
the curtains help with the
And that is my attempt
at Cottage Sparkle.
You can go here to
see last years mantle.
Now I am going to work on
the kitchen and the dining room,
the fun continues!
I HOPE that you are having a
wonderful season, with lots
of love in your heart and
happiness in your
I am linking up with
Lots of beautiful ideas
on all of these blogs!