This year for decorations, I decided to do something different with the mantel - a black and white theme. Most of the stuff I am using is from either my backyard (the branches) and the Dollar store, and almost all are have reused from last year or years past.
1st are a few pics of the mantel.
These pumpkins I picked up from the Dollar Store. Originally they were orange, but (gasp) I wasn't a fan of the color so they got sprayed white.
I used a cheap glossy white spray (Walmart) and then just repainted the stems with a brown paint. Very S
simple. The white ceramic pumpkins are from the Dollar store and I put them in a votive "nest" candle trio from Target (on sale last year at Target). Aren't they cute?
I sprayed a few branches white and put them into silver candle holders and then "hung" the skeletons. They were originally a "bone" color (Dollar Store) and that didn't really work with the whole white and black theme, so they got sprayed too. And then I added a large spider.
I just love the ravens sitting on top of the little in the milk bowl. These displays are sitting on my buffet as you walk into the house.
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