Saturday, December 18, 2010

a little tour.

welcome to my cozy apartment....
here are a few pics of my
"how to decorate for christmas with little money"
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metal wreath frame: $2
yarn: about $6 with plenty left over
felt for flowers: $2.50 and still have enough left over to make 100 more!
ornaments: $.99 for a package of 4!

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banner: $.99
2 tree ornaments: $.99

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beaded garland: $.99
ornaments: $.99
already had cotton balls and string

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left: front window display
beaded garland: $.99
already had snowflakes and paper for the paper chain
right: poinsettias
poinsettias: $.99 each - bought 3
milk glass vase: already had

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my table centerpiece

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top left: package of ornaments: $.99
top right: candlesticks: 2 for $.99 bought 6
bottom left: bird in glass: $2 from marshall's
(was supposed to be an ornament, but was broken)
bottom right: cotton balls: already had
glass jars: already had

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right: vintage angel: $1.99

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my christmas tree!
used all my leftover ornaments, cotton balls, and garland!

ta da!
and all of this for less than $30!
thank you 99 cent store and goodwill.
so worth it, and makes it feel a little more like christmas in this warm weather.

9 comments:

kylee said...

your apartment is adorable!

Amber Duron said...

court you apt is amazing! i love how happy-looking it is! you are SO creative =) btw the detials in your centerpiece are perfect!

sarah jane said...

please come do my house!

Karli said...

i want all of it! so cute!!!

Kade and Brit said...

SO cute Court!! Miss you girl!

jessandbryce said...

seriously court how do you DO this??! I think you should be an interior decorator on the side.... help me! love you!!

The Adamsons said...

That tree is AMAZING!

Sammie Noellie said...

you are amazing

Aria said...

That is So adorable and creative! It looks a million times better than most of the decked out homes I go into (and I'm sure mine, too!). So clever! :)