Saturday, December 8, 2012

Decking My Halls with another fun bird!


Day 8
"Decking My Halls"

A "partridge" landed in my Dining room a couple years ago and I found him on fabric that I had to make into a quilt.

Look closely.  The border fabric makes up 
all the kaleidoscope patterns.
My One Block Wonder - A Partridge in a Pear Tree




The quilt becomes the dining room table cover
for the winter season.
I decorate this room in early November 
and leave it up til February.

The centerpiece is made from thrift store finds
and I re purposed flowers my December wedding bouquet. 

Additional candle sticks set it off.

 White lights and greenery on the china cabinet 
serve as a wonderful night light. 
Brown peacock feather soften the look, glittered pears
and silk ribbon provide even more sparkle. 


A side board provides a place for more greenery and birds!



How do you decorate your dining room?



14 comments:

  1. Your ideas are so in my taste...simple and elegant! i love your house. Adore the quilt! you're an inspiration for sure. Thank you for sharing this!

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  2. Your quilt is beautiful!! I love the way you have decorated for the season!!

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  3. Beautiful quilt and lovely decorating!

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  4. Just beautiful! Thanks for joining our party!

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  5. Love that quilt. Actually have the book and it is one my "to do"list...one day. Looks just beautiful.

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  6. Gorgeous quilt and seasonal table display!

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  7. Lovely quilt--I love the kaleidoscopes. And your decorations look beautiful.

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  8. I really like your kaleidoscope quilt. I've been wanting to make a one-block wonder for several years. Somewhere I have fabric and a book to do one, but I can't find it. :/

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