Friday, October 7, 2011

Leopards, Pumpkins, and Zebras, Oh, My!!!!

Yes, it sounds crazy, but I have all three on my front porch for fall!! I have been **tweaking** the outside of my house a little more, and somehow all three worked their way into the final product. (Final for now!) Still no new door, but I am waiting!!!  I left the topiaries alone, so don't freak out! I won't be changing those.  I adore them!!!

I actually made a new wreath for the front door and made bows to add to the railings I had already decorated. It's not that I didn't like the wreath I had....I just LOVE mesh ribbon and the leopard print ribbbon, and the sunflowers I used....what can I say?

 
I wish I could say I made the ADORABLE flag with the zebra print and the pumpkin, but I didn't. I'm not THAT talented!!! I saw it and immediately fell in love with it!!! Zebra print AND a pumpkin??? SERIOUSLY! What girl in her right mind could resist THAT? LOL



I'm not crazy about the mesh ribbon the way it is normally used. I wanted mine to be a little different, so I actually just cut and chopped it in chunks, and then bunched it in the middle with a pipecleaner. After that, I made a small bow out of my leopard print ribbon (can you say LOVE??) and also attached it with a pipecleaner. I love how it turned out with just the little sparkle from the mesh ribbon.




I still need to add my cornstalks behind the topiaries....that is coming as soon as I can find some that are legal to cut down!! I also will be adding a scarecrow and some hay/pumpkins out front. I have to add, however, that I am already **secretly** thinking about Christmas in my heart!! ;)


Have a great weekend!

6 comments:

  1. Love how nice/Fallish it looks!! Where did u find that adorable flag?

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  2. Farica, as if you could improve any more on perfection?? Your wreath is beautiful!! And all of the leopard prints and zebra print...very pretty! Your decor looks awesome!

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  3. Wow, this is beautiful !! What a grand, Fall entrance, Farica !! I love the garland and the zebra flag is awesome ... if you discover it's missing, I will tell you that I have NOOOO idea where it went !! LOL.

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  4. I love it Farica! I absolutely love anything that has leopard print. It looks perfect!

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  5. I don't know how you do it but you always decorate so classy and beautiful. Love the animal prints incorporated in all of your decor :)
    ~Tami

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  6. Farica, you really did it this time...how many times have I said that? I agree about mesh looking great the way you added it with the bows...makes more of a bling!

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