Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Cute Centerpiece

Just wanted to show you my fun centerpiece I made.  It's kind of a mix between Valentine's Day and winter decor.  And kinda fun.  You can find my inspiration at Little Lucy Lu, thanks Bec!!  {You are always my inspiration!!}

{I also had fun making a Valentine Ladder if you'd like to see it here}

Awhile back I went to the antique store and came across a case of these darling vintage coca cola bottles.  I bought the whole case and just LOVE those little buggers!!  I really like how they look in the centerpiece.

It's really simple.  I just used some of those pretty red party straws, stuck in some holly, and tied around the bottles with turquoise and red baker's twine.  (Which I absolutely LOVE and use for everything by the way!)













Hope your Valentine's Day is filled with LOVE, KINDNESS, and lots of FUN.

24 comments:

Eschelle said...

that is sooo cute I love it!! I be you could fill the coke bottles with those water beads in red and white too instead of the straws even! !

The Mama @the Tinos said...

Way cute! Happy Valentines Day!

Jodi Hall said...

This is too cute!!

Michelle Paige said...

Absolutely adorable! I can never get enough of red and white!

CrafterBerly said...

Super cute idea to add the straws! I've been saving Frapuccino bottles to try something similar.

Amanda said...

Oh my goodness, these are just adorable! Love this idea!

Bec@littlelucylu said...

Awww, Sara! You are so sweet! :-)
And these are adorable ... love the greenish/turquoise-ish tinge of the bottles with the red. (And gee, hardly can believe I'm seeing that color combo on YOUR blog! haha!:)~
Happy Valentine's Day, my best bloggy friend!
I love you!
~Bec

Bonnie and Trish @ Uncommon said...

Adorable! All the sweet details are amazing! Stop by and link up!:)

www.uncommondesignsonline.com

Jami said...

I love the look of the coke bottles! Beautiful! Would love for you to stop by and link up to the Tuesday To Do Party if you haven't already!
Smiles!
Jami
www.blackberryvine.blogspot.com

http://blackberryvine.blogspot.com/2012/02/tuesday-to-do-part-49-and-48-list.html

Renewed Upon a Dream said...

Love this, totally an all-winter-long centerpiece! I love things that are symmetrical, & the color of those bottles is lovely!

Julie, RN said...

Love the bottles and the straws!
Thanks for the invitation to the Turquoise Party...I linked some projects!

I am now following you via GFC and Linky...Please stop-by when you get the chance and follow me via Linky too!

Julie, RN @ http://www.craftyimaginings.blogspot.com

Cynthia said...

Very cute! I think I definitely need to get me some baker's twine!

Natural-Nesters said...

These are so cute! I'd love for you to stop by and link up to our Naturally-Nifty Linky Party #2!

http://natural-nester.blogspot.com/2012/02/naturally-nifty-linky-party-2-features.html

-your newest follower

Phil and Darby Hawley said...

This is so pretty and vintage! Love it!
Stopping by from Crafty, Scrappy, Happy :-)

Q @ JAQS said...

THis is such a great idea. I love the simplicity of it - and it has such ... POW :)

Love for you to join in my linky party on Wednesdays if you get a chance :)

http://www.jaqsstudio.com/2012/02/made-by-me-18-linky-party-and-features.html

-Q

Just Jaime said...

Love the straws! I used Coke bottles to put red, white and blue pinwheels in for the Fourth of July and it worked out so well. Love yours too!

Stephanie said...

Love those! So cute!

Kristen @ My Covered Bridge said...

So cute and so simple! I love it!

Michelle said...

I love how cute and simple it is. Something also to use with those coke bottles that we sometimes buy. :)

Ruth said...

These are so cute. I have some Coke bottles that need to be put to good use. Love the straw idea.
Ruth

Life With Lucy said...

So cute and creative! I love how you brought such different things together to make this. It looks great. Thanks so much for sharing!

Amanda Joy {Joy in the Jumble} said...

I love how vintage this feels to me, and the fact that it works for Valentine's or Christmas.
You should come link this up at my Pomp Party.

Amanda Joy
Joy in the Jumble

Alison @ Oopsey Daisy said...

I love everything about this centerpiece!!! Thanks for sharing at oopsey daisy!

odetoinspiration said...

Adorable idea! I never know how to hide stems when using a clear vase/vessel. Love the straws! Thanks for sharing:D

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