Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Christmas House Tour Day 2

The first and second generations (aka, us old folks)
sat down for dinner in the Morning Room.

I made the table runner last year
using drop cloth and an assortment of doilies from my mother.
I have to remember to take a better picture to share.
It was a huge project,
must have taken 10 hours,
but I love the finished product.

I kept my decorations fairly simple,
I love how flowers look in this room
with the sun streaming through the windows.

I used roses and arborvitae

and amaryllis grown from bulbs.
Last year, they didn't bloom in time for Christmas,
this year I planted them 2 weeks before Thanksgiving
and they were perfect.

Wishing you a Merry Winter's night.

More tomorrow.

enJOY Your Blessings,


Dorthe said...

Dear Kimberly, your morning room looks so beautiful, with your silver decorations,and the flowers, and wonderful tree-which looks a bit like mine, that was also decorated with all kind of glass ornaments in many colours-(like the kids wants it :))
your table runner, is gorgeous and a lovely idea.

Jane said...

Oh, Kimberly, this is so beautiful! Love the idea of planting your own bulbs to bloom in time for Christmas! Would love to see the doily runner in more detail as I have much crochet work from my mother and an aunt.
xo Jane-Jacksonville

Art From The heart said...

Perfectly beautiful!


What a gorgeous room!! Everything is so beautiful!! Love all of your decorating touches.
Definitely want to see that table runner. What a lovely keepsake!
~ Julie

kathy said...

so lovely and ethereal -- Love it so soft and inviting -- KAthy - ga ♥

Mac said...

Perfect setup for this holiday season!

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kandeland said...

your home looks spectacular Kimberly!! wishing you a wonderful new year! xo natalea

Createology said...

Your home is beautiful and your attention to the details is what truly makes it special. Love the table runner with the doilies from your mother. Gentle week to you...

Something Special said...

Beautiful rooms Kimberly!

Lynn Stevens said...

its all so Beautiful!!!

The Altered Bee said...

Love the table runner!

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