Here's the view... that we look at while watching some TV in the ole Living Room....
I whipped a quick banner for our mantle out of teal and white chevron material (picked up a yard of that at Wal-Mart for around $3 or $4 - and went to town making some bunting up for our mantle and for our entry way. I cut triangles out of the material using my pinking shears and then glued the material to the ribbon using my Welder Adhesive (LOOOOOVE this stuff!!!!). I then punched out hearts from my heart punch and glued them on as well.
I made one for our entryway that states "LOVE"
the one on our mantel states "Be Mine"
Then I got really ambitious.. and starting doing other stuff to the entry way and to our mantel... and well... here we are...
I have a couple of items on here from previous blog posts, the pink heart is from our local goodwill and I spray painted it with Watermelon by Krylon.
You can see my other treasures from Thriftstore Thursday's finds here
I picked up the heart for $1.99 and the white candle came from Dollar General for, well a $1.00.
I purchased this LOVE at a local Dollar General for $1.00. It was initially orange, and I painted it this beautiful teal by Valspar. First time using this paint, and I am a big fan, covered quite nicely, and in cold weather to boot!
I partnered these great and affordable finds up with the "We not Me"canvas project that I shared with you all last week.
For the final touch I added the banner "Be Mine" for a little swag....