Y’all…..my inner Dolly Parton comes out when I have something exciting/frightening to share…….it was something else.
I wanted to compare it to an Oreo.
Like some AWESOME stuff mashed between some really CRAPPY stuff but I like the chocolate wafer just as much as the cream filling.
I will have details.
And stories to tell.
But now, I am knee-deep in laundry.
I think I heard my washing machine sigh loudly when he saw me this morning.
Or maybe that was me sighing loudly……Being a DIY blogger, I love to attend these things called link parties.
They are parties where you go to see cool things other bloggers are making.
I like to think of it like a big ole’ quilting bee.
Except no quilts are being made.
And we aren’t in the same room.
OKAY it’s nothing like a big ole’ quilting bee.
But its fun.
And I have found cool projects over the years thanks to these parties.One of the parties I am attending this year is all about vignettes.
What is a vignette you ask?
I have no idea.
Well, I know but I don’t know the real dictionary term.
So I will tell you what my definition of a vignette is.
A vignette is a studly man who plays doctors on TV.
No silly, that is Anthony Edwards.
A vignette is a little decorative area in your home.
Maybe you have a little end table.
And you put a little pumpkin on it.
Then you add a candle.
You, my friend, have just created a vignette.
Here is my take on a vignette:
I just put all sorts of pumpkins in this tray.
I have had these pumpkins for years.
Then added the boo sign I made a few years ago.
Just a Dollar Tree frame + computer paper with the word Boo typed on it.
Essentially free to me because I bought nothing recently to create this.
I also have another “vignette” or “fall stuff on a table” in my dining room:
Nothing fancy and again, just items I had.
I didn’t have to go out and buy anything for fall to make both vignettes.
In fact, I haven’t had to buy anything for the past two years.
So there you go!
Creating a vignette on the down low.
And Vignette in French means Kari is pretty.
So there’s that…..
- Just Another Halloween Mantel
- How OHIO Turned Into OHEEEEEELLLLLLNO