Monday, April 5, 2010

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I made this fun nesting spot out of a thrift store jar.
I glued spools on the bottom of the jar for added interest and height.  A page from a 1950's biology textbook, a little moss, a few twigs, a nest with some eggs (painted jelly beans), and a "home" book tag, and ta-da--easy and quick cuteness in a jar.
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14 comments:

  1. Love the bird jar, the vintage Audubon like picture takes this to a more valuable/classical level. I'd skip the spools as they add a country crafty feel to what is a bit more elegant because of the glass and classical picture.

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  2. WOW!!! You make fabulousness (is that a word?) look so easy! I love it!

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  3. I like how you used a vintage picture for the bird. Did you actually "paint" the jellybeans? That's a great and cheap idea! :)

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  4. Love the jar and all the birdy things in it! Great Job. Blessings, Vicky

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  5. Rustic and elegant at the same time, looks fab!
    Tracey

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  6. Heartlifting! Thanx for the inspiration. Great and simple idea are wonderful.

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  7. I love it!! I haveve a thing for birdies, so this is so cute!!

    Just became a new follower. =)

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  8. I really like the idea of the spools!! Wonderful thinking!!

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  9. That is really cute. Love the spools. xo Joan@anythinggoeshere.

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