Friday, September 24, 2010

Hoorah for Pink Saturday!

Good Saturday pinkies!  I sure hope everyone had a wonderful week and a even better weekend!  I have to work today and then I am visiting my son in college, about an hour away, so I may be a little late visiting all of the wonderful pink this week!

For this week's pink post I thought I would share a pink project that I have worked on this past week.  I can't take credit for this because I was inspired by some blog friends for this idea but I sure can't remember who (I am so sorry and please take credit if it was you).  I saw some yummy pink pumpkins on several blogs.  And while I have admired them I tend to be more traditional and add orange pumpkins to my kitchen and outside decor.  But, I had an "aha" moment and decided that there were some changes I could make in my living room.  It is burgundy and ivory with a few pink accents.  Sooooo....

I started with this:

And ended with this!


I used:


Yummy Ballet Slippers Spray Paint and some German Glitter Glass!



So I got to change up my cloche to make it a bit more seasonal and it matches too!  I was a little stuck because I felt I need a little something else.  So I gathered some leaves and spray painted them pink.  And, I added some paper mums.

Leo seems to like it too!




Please visit Beverly at http://www.howsweetthesound.typepad.com/ to see all of the pink participants this week.

Have a great pink weekend!  I hope you create something pink too!

OXOXOXO,
Jacalyn

14 comments:

sissie said...

Your pink pumpkins look very sweet under the cloche.

Happy Pink Saturday.

hugs
Sissie

Lisa said...

Happy Pink Saturday! Your pink pumpkins are precious!
Lisa@SuburbanRetreat

Ann said...

The pink is pretty, love the look under the cloche.
ann

Leann said...

Love a quick change and the pink is GORGEOUS!!

Happy PS!
Leann

Donnie said...

Happy Pink Saturday. What a great idea..I feel another steal coming on...lol... Thanks for visiting me and your sweet comments. Have a great day.

someplace in thyme said...

Your pumpkin is just perfect and what a great idea for the leaves. My house is not a pink house, for me the colors are all fall. I do love to see how others can change something from one thing into something so pretty like you just did. Happy Pink Saturday, Char

CailinMarie said...

Happy PS and Hooray for Autumn! Love it

Maggie said...

These are so sweet! You're so creative!

Happy Pink Saturday!

In Shoes We Trust,
Maggie Mae @
"Do These Shoes Match this Purse?"

Jil~Say It With Roses said...

I love what you did with your little pumpkin....it looks good enough to eat! Very pretty under the cloche!

Hope you had a wonderful day with your son!
HPS
Jil

Lynn said...

Thank you for visiting my site today and for following! Happy Pink Saturday. Your pumpkin project is cute!

Pam said...

Wow!!! I love the pink pumpkins and leaves. The cloche is lovely.

Happy Pink Saturday

katillacshack.com said...

Really pretty in the cloche!

Happy PS Jaquelyn!

love,kelee

That shabby Pink Girl said...

I must say you did a great job on the pink pumpkins, I'm in the process of doing some pink ones, thanks for the info. I like the glitter too.

Have a great wkend.
marian elizabeth

Couture de Papier said...

wonderful tutorial ..I love that pink spray too!

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