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About Me: I am the creative person behind Ribbonwood Cottage. A mother, wife and grandmother. My goal in life is to leave a lasting legacy to my family that life is incredible. God gave us this one life and it is worth the journey! A believer. A pianist, church music and worship director. Focused on intentionally living the best life possible.

April 16, 2010

A Pink Bonanza~Pinkalicious!

Above is a pink and chocolate brown appliqued quilt that I AM STILL WORKING ON....YIKES....
HEY EVERYONE! Of course it is time for all Pink Bloggers to come together and enjoy all the pinkalicious fun! Our wonderful Hostess with the Mostest is Beverly over at How Sweet the Sound! I decided to do a pink bonanza~ several of my pink posts all wrapped up together! Here ya go!




Below is an appliqued quilt of bunnies and cabbages that I made....it still needs binding put on....

A little outdoor dining with my hand painted rose dishes that my husband's grandmother painted for us....when we got married.
















Below is a Pottery Barn Style bulletin board I made using scrapbook paper and board trim that I painted black...the papers were just tacked on the wall. My daughter added the lights!

Below are little watermelons that I sewed together and then painted....love them....







Decoupaged tray ~spray painted black first and then decoupaged...took about 30 minutes.




Next....I took artist canvases and just hot glued fabric on to them...added ruffles, rick rack and a flower...this hides my stereo in my craft room!

Glue stick, and scrapbook paper was all it took to cover some file folders.


I've been blogging a little over 2 years and boy do I love it.
I even have hubby helping me now...."Pull over now...I've got to take this picture." "But honey I have to stop at Michaels....I just need this one thing (giggle giggle)."
So to celebrate my 600 (wowzers) post I will
be having an enormous giveaway on May 1st (my son's college
graduation day...and his lovely wife too)....
So be sure to come back by, mark it down...it will be big.
Blessings,
Debbie

"Though your beginning was small, your last days will greatly increase and be so much better." Job 8:7

14 comments:

Linda - Behind My Red Door said...

You sure are pretty in pink Debbie! I love seeing things you have created and collected.

Congrats on 2years! We must have started the same time!

Sissie's Shabby Cottage said...

Hi Debbie,
You got some serious pink going on.
And, I love it all!!!

Congratulations on your two year blogging anniversary.

hugs
Sissie

cherry said...

Very pretty pinks! Did you get my email???? ABout the cats. THey were not doing what you thought.. cherry

Unknown said...

Full of pretty pinks.

Happy Pink Saturday.

Hugs
Charo

Tami @ Creative girl Vintage said...

Hi Debbie...you are so creative..I always enjoy stopping by to see what you are up to!
Happy Pink Saturday, Sweetie..xo Tami

Lia at Petite Little Bee said...

Hello,

Happy Pink Saturday!! Thanks so much for sharing. I just love those pink plates. I am a new follower!!! Hope you have a chance to come say hello.

Cheers,
Lia

Splenderosa said...

The quilting is beautiful Debbie. And, congrats on the 2-year anniversary of blogging. It is just so much fun for me to participate. Come see my pink Saturday post, it's funny. Nice to meet you, sweet one. xx's

Sandra said...

Your quilts and sewing projects are gorgeous...you are one talented lady. Love all the pink!

Maggie said...

I LOVE that pink and brown quilt! that is just gorgeous!

The Old Parsonage said...

hi Debbie

I loved the retrospect of pink. I copied you and re-did a lot of old file folders. They look so much better!

Can't wait to for the giveaway! Congrat's to your son!!!

Leann

Mary Beth said...

Another lovely post... all of the pictures are beautiful (as are your creations!). Happy almost anniversary... you are a true blessing. : )

Anonymous said...

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Anonymous said...

Hi Debbie, i just love all the beautiful things you created!! Everything is so lovely.....Kathy

kanishk said...

Congrats on 2years!
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