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Wednesday, September 28, 2011

You Better Be*Wreath* Me ...

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Happy Day! 

Well, it appears that I'm adding "adventures in custom wreaths" to my craziness!  What started as a few close friends asking me to make wreaths for them has now grown into something fun that I wasn't expecting!  I thought I'd share a few orders I recently completed:

My sweet friend ordered a "bridal room" wreath, which, even though I live in the South, I've never heard of one(!).  So, here's my version ... thought I'd incorporate the colors of the wedding. 


Had to brainstorm to create the centerpiece:


"Happy Fall" to a great family who is, hopefully, enjoying this wreath.


"Go Noles" ... ordered by my sweet friend, Melanie, at Southern Comforts in a Northern Life:


My son insisted I make a Halloween one for our door:



Mr. Spider slowly creeping his way around the wreath:


I created this for my friend's fabulous insurance company "Beach Benefits:"


"Go Packs" ... ordered by another sweet friend:


And, we can't forget USC Gamecocks, which another friend is proudly displaying.  Actually, she's not too happy about these as she is a Clemson fan ... her husband ordered these without her knowledge.  LOL!


This Fall wreath is on its way to Maryland:


And, "Go Steelers" ... this one is now on a friend's front door in VA:


Needless to say, I'm so excited that I've gotten several more orders for Fall and Christmas wreaths, and, as soon as I complete them, I hope to open an Etsy store ... got lots of wreath ideas swirling in my head and can't wait to bring them to fruition!  

Linking up to:

Kristens Creations/Share your Creations
2805/Potpourri Friday

French Country Cottage/Feathered Nest Friday
At the Picket Fence/Inspiration Friday
My Romantic Home/Show and Tell Friday


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51 comments:

Donna~One Simple Country Girl said...

They are all beautiful!

Debbiedoo's blogging and blabbing said...

Just gorgeous Becca! You are so very talented my friend.

ReFresh ReStyle said...

Becca, these are amazing! No wonder you have so many requests! Love them all!
Debbie

Gina said...

These are all so beautiful!

Something Nice and Pretty said...

They are just gorgeous Becca! I'm a Steeler fan so that was my favorite...Va. you say? I guess there are Steeler fans all over the US!

Lynne (lynnesgiftsfromtheheart) said...

They are all wonderful.. what talent you have. Congrats on the business booming.. hugs ~lynne~

Teresa@oursoutherncountryhomeandfarm said...

Love them all! About to e-mail you my address so that you can get mine on the way. Just surprise me, lol. Have a great one.

Betsy (BB) said...

I love the fullness and personalization in these!You are so talented! I love them all!

NanaDiana said...

Becca Baby! Those are SOME wonderful wreaths. Wow! Never saw any quite like them and now you know everyone and their brother will be copying them...but that's okay- they won't be a Becca Original! GREAT JOB! xo Diana

Jill said...

Oh my goodness!!!...Those are SO cute! You are one talented girl!

Marianne said...

Becca, what a great little business venture you got going there. These wreaths are just gorgeous!
Marianne :)

Dear Sweet Home said...

How fun! They are darling - I know your "customers" will be so proud to display their wreath made by you! Pretty ~ Pretty! ~Kim

Mommyblogger said...

Isn't it amazing how sometimes blessings just fall in our laps? It isn't any wonder you are doing so well, your wreaths are so nice. Great work :)

L said...

Love each and every one of them.
Good luck with your new business, Becca!

Savvy Seasons said...

Good Lord, Becca, you need to open a store or Boutique and sell these. These wreaths are amazing. I like the contrasting colors, and embellishments, and the way you get the wreaths so nice and full looking.

One word, BRAVO!! Thanks for sharing and I can't wait for you to open your store. Please let me know when you do, ok? XO ~Liz

Beverly Dillow said...

I LOVE those wreaths! They look perfect!!!!

Thanks for stopping by my blog today. I am so excited to meet you and see your talent!!!

Jessica @ Nuchey's Mommy said...

Gorgeous wreaths!

KATHY said...

You do beautiful work!! They are all gorgeous.I love your fireplace mantle too. It looks so festive!!

Kathy

Sheila said...

So cute....I love every one of them...such great ideas. You should link up at Kristen's Creations for her show us your creations linky party.

Theresa said...

They are beautiful. Please let us all know when your etsy store ready.

Melissa said...

SO cute!!!!! My favorite is the Boo Halloween wreath! Congrats on all the orders! How fun. :)

sabrymagic said...

Becca sono bellissime,belle grandi e bellissimi colori!!
Baci
Sabrina!!

Kristens Creations said...

Hi Becca, I'm so glad you linked to my little party!! I was hoping you would...Those wreaths are awesome!! I love every one of them. I can see why you are selling so many of them. Let me know if you have any questions about Etsy. I have been asked to sell some of mine and have in the past. My problem is finding boxes to fit them in! That's why I have stuck to the smaller stuff. If you have a box source I would definitely go for it!! Kristen

Cricket said...

Oh Becca they are all so beautiful!!!!! All I can say is will you ship? They are fantastic!!!!

Cricket

Allyson Pecilunas said...

LOVE all of your wreaths! You are sooo good at it!

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

These are so beautiful!!

Congrats on the orders!! I can definitely tell why you are getting so many orders!!

Hugs,
Debbie

Lisa said...

What fantastic wreaths. You have a lot of talent and should definitely put them on Etsy.

emily said...

Hi Becca
Congrats on your new business! Your wreaths are sooooooo pretty! Love the Steeler one.... the only NFL team I follow... originally from sw Pennsylvania!
You r so talented. Have never seen wreaths like that around here.
So unusual!
Xx
A

CAS said...

That is just awesome, Becca -- Congratulations! They are just beautiful.

I must say that your "I've given up" mantel is truly beautiful. I think you tweaked it into perfection!
:) CAS

Becca said...

Thanks so much Emily! I really appreciate it!

Melissa Miller said...

Wow!!!! Becca you are very talented. The wreaths are all gorgeous. I will have to think about what I would want for you to make me. You know I have no talent when it comes to crafts. *Smile*

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Becca these are AMAZING!! Girl you are talented, I LOVE the one you made for yourself for Halloween! Martina

Shannon@FoxHollowCottage said...

Hello Becca,
These are so fat and fluffy! They fill the door space so well and are just cute as heck. The new wedding one is lovely. Congrats on your venture. I fb'ed it on my wall to share. I've been selling on ebay for years, if you go that route I would be happy to answer any question =)
Shannon

Nancy's Notes said...

What gorgeous wreaths! You are one talented and clever lady. I'm so happy I found your blog!

Nancy

Shelia said...

Hi Becca! Oh, my goodness! Your wreaths are so beautiful! You are so good at this. I can see why you've had so many orders - you're very talented!
Thanks for popping in to see me.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Jemsmom said...

Becca!!!! I am so proud of you!!! What a fantastic opportunity for you! I love them and love that you think about the individual and make it special! YOU GO GIRL!!!!

Honey at 2805 said...

All of your wreaths are so creative, Becca! You have such takent and a new wreath business too!

I am delighted that you linked to Potpourri Friday. I appreciate you and hope to see you again this Friday!

virgomama said...

They are so cute & so fun!!! Do you use a work wreath to make them? LOVE IT!

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

Beautiful wreaths! Great idea for fall! Happy week!...hugs...Debbie

Town and Country Gals said...

Becca,
your wreaths are so gorgeous! The one with the ghost and boo is my favorite! The wedding one is pretty special also, heck, they are all fabulous! Your mantle from your last post is amazing! I love everything about it! Thanks so much for stopping by so I could find you, love your blog and will be visiting often! I'm your newest follower also!
Rebecca

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

They are all gorgeous....I like how you mix the ribbon in with the mesh!!

Jann Olson said...

Very beautiful! Glad that your business is growing. Too funny about the hubby ordering wreaths. I love your Halloween one, it looks so festive on your door.

Karen At Home said...

Beautiful wreaths although I am not a fan of the Steelers wreath being a Browns fan and all. Ha! You do amazing work, thanks for sharing.

Gail said...

O'Becca, all of your wreaths are just gorgeous!!!! Are you surprising me....I live in Maryland and love the wreath you're sending...LOL! You need to hurry up and open up your Etsy Shop. You will do well.

Have a wonderful day,
Gail

Wendi @ Classic Chic Home said...

Becca, your wreaths are absolutely stunning!
Thanks for stopping by and for following.
I'm now following you, too!

Michele Smith said...

Gorgeous wreaths Becca! I love the fall ones and your halloween one is so cute.
I hope you open an etsy shop soon!

Kimberly said...

I would love to purchase a wreath. Hope your Etsy store is open soon.

Gypsy Heart said...

Absolutely incredible! LOVE all of them. You are so talented.

When you have some time, would you please email me and let me know the cost for a Christmas wreath?

xo
Pat

A Mother's Journey said...

You done a fantastic job! I love the color combinations!

Amy @MaisonDecor said...

I love those wreaths Becca!

Beth Applewhite said...

How much do you charge?