Dressed my nest

September 29th, 2008 in member junk     
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I used a faux fall wreath (because I can be lazy) but hung a few rusty metal pieces from it - found attached to old lighting fixtures I was given last week.
My fall decorated stoop.
Ive used my freebie ladder in displays before but hadnt added the clock till now!  Thanks to you at Junkmarket!
I purchased the vintage metal bicyle basket at a church sale for $2 - lined it with an old coffee bean burlap bag and filled with live mums.
 
I found the large galvanized tub on the curbside and my father gave me the fishing bucket that holds my cabbage. 
This stand is leftover from when I was a sales rep for a Lillian Vernon direct sales company. 
The added junk is part-two of my dads old fishing bucket and a stainless vegetable steamer I purchased for $.50 at a thrift store.
I used a faux fall wreath (because I can be lazy) but hung a few rusty metal pieces from it - found attached to old lighting fixtures I was given last week.

I used a faux fall wreath (because I can be lazy) but hung a few rusty metal pieces from it - found attached to old lighting fixtures I was given last week.


Unfortunately I don't have much of a front porch, however I've tried to make the most of my front "stoop" with the budget I had. 


Pattern or design used: My own design - Junk Sophisticate
posted in: member junk, seasonal, house wear, basket, light fixture, shelf

Comments (9)

grammie25 writes: Candy,
Love the way everything is pulled together.

By the way I live in Streetsboro,so hi neighbor

Karen Posted: 10:07 pm on November 10th
Countryinthecity writes: I don't know how I missed this posting but this is very inviting! I LOVE the ladder with basket and clock! I have an indoor ladder and I'm always trying to find different ideas. I'll be searching for a basket! Your wreath looks awesome against the black door. I hope you post your winter holiday entrance too!
Thanks for the inspiration!
Sue Posted: 7:59 pm on October 28th
suewhitney writes: This is beautiful. I love the bike basket on the ladder too. Nice work on your entry. Thanks so much for sharing it with us.

Take care,
Sue Posted: 8:54 am on October 2nd
csudderth writes: You've certainly made the most of your limited space. It looks fantastic.
Christy Posted: 10:25 pm on September 30th
CottageElements writes: Candy, your front porch looks wonderful. Love the black door! And the ladder with the clock and basket are wonderful. Really adds to the space. Very classic. Thanks!

Lanette @ Cottage Elements Posted: 12:23 pm on September 30th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Thank you everyone! We're hosting my in-laws 40th wedding anniversary in about 3-1/2 weeks so I'll probably have to freshen the display up and add a few more things just before. Thanks for the positive feedback!

Candy Posted: 8:01 am on September 30th
MimiToria writes: You've done a fabulous job of display with the treasures you have. I'm not much of a Halloween gal, but love the fall decorating you've done. Great displays! Love the first photo with the faux wreath, ladder, basket & clock. Very cool! I'm inspired! Posted: 1:37 pm on September 29th
junkinhart writes: You did a great job with the limited space.....many people would have left it plain!! Great job with mixing all the pieces! Posted: 1:19 pm on September 29th
shabbychick writes: Candy - love your front "stoop"! The basket and clock attached to the ladder is very cool, and love all the flowers!

You don't need much space to create a welcoming display - and you did a great job!

Kathy Posted: 11:37 am on September 29th
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