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Friday, July 2, 2010

Red, Blue & My favorite White!!!

This beautiful shell sparked a little inspiration in me.

Stripped, red, white and blue, perfect for the 4th!

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I wanted to thank all of those who entered the Rachel Ashwell Giveaway.

There were close to 400 entries.  This might take a sec. Lol

We are going to announce the winner next week…

so, keep on the look out!!!

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My sweet

friend, Leslie, gave me this

vintage flag from the 50’s, that I draped over

our farm table.

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Ok, sidebar…

Have you all checked out Parisienne Farmgirl?

If not, you should. Her blog is amazing.

Great photography and style.

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I put my vintage clocks

on these old, white, chippy posts.

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I love sea fans! 

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Starfish & Coral

Blue is one of my favorite colors.

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Some of my finds can always be found here

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and here.

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I love my ironstone and fleur de lis glasses.

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Don’t forget you can always dye coral and starfish!

Remember this post?

 

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To the left of the farm table is the kitchen and to the right

is the family room, which I haven’t finished yet.

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…and the grand finale of fireworks bouquet.

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Have a safe, happy, wonderful

4th of July !!!

Always,

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50 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous photos!!
    Happy day!
    xojanis

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  2. Such sweet images. :) Have a delightful weekend.

    Cheers~
    e

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  3. As always, such gorgeous photography!!

    Hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend celebrating our freedom!!

    xo

    Polly

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  4. that is absolutely my favorite forth of july display I've ever seen!

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  5. Lovely LuLu. And different. Happy 4th.

    ~olive

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  6. Gorgeous display and photos! Have a great holiday weekend! : )

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  7. I'm glad I could contribute to the most gorgeous 4th display ever. Your styling is , as always, inspiring! Happy Holiday
    Love, Les

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  8. Love your 4th of July table, so simple and so beautiful!

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  9. Your photos are always so "fresh". Great farmtable and I love it draped with the colors. Your shells and coral are a perfect match for the summer holiday!
    xo,
    Debra

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  10. Beautiful photo's and I like your take on Fourth of July - very unique! Happy Holiday!

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  11. Lulu----the pictures are absolutely todiefor. I can't wait to see who wins the rachel ashwell giveaway!

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  12. Oh my goodness. I am head over heals for your table and all it's beauty...Everything looks perfect and gorgeous and oh my...my heart is swelling over the beachy flair you always have:)

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  13. Your photos are beautiful. I love coral and sea fan,too. They aren't as delicate, but I also like crazy looking finger sponge. Have a very happy Fourth of July weekend!

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  14. As always your photos are just stunning. I love your holiday decorating. have a great day =0)
    Ness xx

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  15. Hi Lu......what a fantastic idea!!!!
    and yes, I have heard of Parisienne Farmgirl....her style and photography are one of my favorites...we became instant friends when we both found out we had a Potager....her unique style is just gorgeous isn't it??

    have a fantastic holiday Lu......
    xo+blessings,
    Anne Marie

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  16. I am such a shell fan and it's one of the things i missed most about living at the beach as i am not finding much here in the Adirondack's...You did a perfect job with your display and i love all the photo's. Happy 4th to you!

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  17. Nothing says summer like the grand old flag, and a box of seashells. Your display is glorious!
    Debbie@houseatthelake

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  18. BEAUTIFUL!!!!!

    Have a fabulous weekend, Lu!!!

    Blessings toyou!
    Melanie

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  19. Beautiful photos! I want all of it:) Have a blessed day, HUGS!

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  20. I'm in love with your tray of shells - I want that exact tray to be sitting on my table! My friend gave me a jar full of shells last week from the ocean and now I'm hooked. Your photography with this is absolutely gorgeous! Of course, it is sitting in your beautiful home. :)
    Have a wonderful holiday!
    Sarah

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  21. You always add something unique even in simple things. Love it!! ps. can't wait to hear who is the winner!!! Have a happy weekend xx

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  22. LOVE the tray full of beach goodies!
    Brenda

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  23. Great photos Lu!
    happy weekend, Jenny

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  24. Wonderful photos and I love the tray with the shells and beachy items!~Patti

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  25. The BEST 4th OF July display I've ever seen! So beautiful and just enough red, white and blue - perfect!

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  26. Patriotic shells - wow! What a wonderful display!

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  27. Love the atmosphere you create with your pictures and your interior. Happy 4th of July, for me it's also a holiday, today 13 years ago we got married!!

    Have a nice sunday,

    Greetings,
    Jeanette

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  28. Lovely post today ~ happy fourth!!

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  29. Oh how kind of you!!!!
    Anne Marie gave me a ring and said I just had to see. So I popped over to see that you had mentioned Parisienne Farmgirl in your beautiful Red, White and Blue post!
    Quelle surprise!
    Thank you so much. I am so flattered that you would say such nice things as I think YOUR blog is just gorgeous!
    Hope you are having a lovely fourth!
    Merci, Merci Encore.
    Angela, ParisienneFarmgirl.com
    angelovesparis@gmail.com

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  30. I'm so in love with your table setting...it's just gorgeous!

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  31. Happy 4th of July to you and your family!

    Love,
    Susan and Bentley
    xxoo

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  32. Sheesh, could your pics be any more gorgeous??? I think NOT.

    I hope you're having a wonderful and safe 4th!
    Hugs,
    Anne

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  33. The photos are so beautiful....Kathy

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  34. WOW!!! How absolutely gorgeous ~ I love your centerpiece.
    Have a great Holiday

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  35. Lulu it is all so beautiful! I love your amazing home...and I enjoy the chance to see it.
    hugs

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  36. You take amazing photos. That centerpiece was stunning.
    Hugs
    Becky

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  37. Simply stunning pictures and tablescape! love it! what kind of camera do you use?
    ~Terrell @ FrouFrouDecor~

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  38. LuLu, it's always simply wonderful to visit you. Your photos and styling are so inspiring. Love the shells.~Lidy

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  39. Looks great! I love the flag on the table. My favorite part is the fireworks bouquet...awesome!!

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  40. I don't know what it is but your photos just blow me away..we love all the same things which is part of it but its like your photos are magical or something.....o.k I best stop before your head swells..there will be no living with your!!!Thanks for the eye candy!!! Chrissy

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  41. What an amazing spread. You are truly gifted...kudos!

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  42. Hi Lulu,
    Your 4th of July table vignette is beautiful! All of your photos are stunning!! I hope you had a wonderful 4th of July! I've been on vacation, so sorry for the late comment. :)
    Thanks for the heads up about the "new-to-me" blog. I'm gonna go check it out.
    Have a great day!
    Hugs ~ Jo :)

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  43. Love the contrast of the vibrant 50's flag and the subtle hues of the sea shells. Wonderful! So nice meeting you, Lu, at Sticks N Stones today.

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  44. Amazing pics! as always!!!!

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