Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree...

December 8th, 2014 in member junk     
CottageElements Lanette Lorsung, editor
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A beautiful gift arrived for me...love it! Lucky me :-)
And of course its full of glitz and shine. My Pfarkel name is Flashy after all....
There was no significance to the year 2008 when she created it. But you could say its a nod to the year my son graduated. I guess that might symbolize a new journey for us, with minus the one child at home.
And of course every tree has to have a star on the top!
A little more bling and bobbles...
And finally hung up and displayed for all to see!
Heres another gift from my Cuz from a previous visit...
...along with this button tree comprised of buttons from my Grandmother...another love!
A beautiful gift arrived for me...love it! Lucky me :-)

A beautiful gift arrived for me...love it! Lucky me :-)


Lucky me I have a very creative cousin, Vickie. She's been making art with vintage buttons for awhile now and I was the fortunate recipient of this jem. I just couldn't help but share it with my fellow Junkers...what do you think? Do you love it as much as I do? Great job, Cuz!


Pattern or design used: My own design - Lanette Lorsung
posted in: member junk, seasonal, vintage, metal, wood, cottage, artwork, eclectic, glass, whimsical, fun, white, frame, fabric, silver-metallic, crystal, ceramic, paint, grey

Comments (8)

bigdogmom1960 writes: Each pin perfectly appointed. Pretty enough to leave on display all year round! Posted: 2:25 pm on August 3rd
Dizzyest writes: awesome job, you've inspired me to rethink my stash of stuff! Posted: 8:58 am on December 21st
JunkArchitect writes: It's absolutely AMAZING...!

Jim


Posted: 8:12 pm on December 15th
emw1203 writes: Love it! I like the idea of using the same color tones together. Your cousin has a good eye and talent. Now I need to start filling up these mason jars with more buttons! Posted: 2:45 pm on December 14th
CottageElements writes: Thanks, y'all! StrangeCargo, I do have a very generous cousin! I sent her a picture of one I saw, and poof, she made one for me! Lucky to have her as my cuz! Georgia, I remember as a young girl my aunts made these. I guess they would be considered vintage now. I always loved them and I'm so glad they have made a comeback.

Lani Posted: 9:53 am on December 13th
StrangeCargo writes: Wow, what a creation and all the detail and effort put into this is obvious! You have a generous cousin!

Ken Posted: 4:17 am on December 13th
gadgetsponge writes: That's crazy cool! So much to look at and pick out individually. Posted: 8:37 am on December 10th
georgiamoon writes: Why of course we all love it...it is awesome and will look so great in your home. I found 2 really big old vintage ones once, which I sold in the shop. Luckily for me a great friend bought one and I get to marvel at it every year! Great gift!!!
Georgia Posted: 3:35 pm on December 8th
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