Sunday, April 24, 2011

The Easter Bunny is Long Gone....

The Easter bunny is long gone, but I just had to show you a last minute Easter decoration.  I was going to save it for next year, but when I put things away, I have a tendency to lose them...I'm sure most of you can relate...  I'm still trying to find Christmas gifts from years ago!  Anyway, when I saw these peat pot Easter baskets at Musings from Kim K., I just knew I had to make them.  If you haven't already, you must visit Kim's blog!  She is the queen of crafting!  Here's my version of her delightful peat pot Easter baskets...

I didn't have much time to make them, and,thank goodness, they sure were super easy.  I simply bought peat pots at Big Lots, gave them a swipe of pink paint, decoupaged a graphic from The Graphics Fairy, and then sprinkled on the glitter.  Here are my easter basket peat pots sitting on the table...


Hope you had a wonderful Easter!  Special thanks to Kim K. for inspiring me to make this quick and easy Easter decoration!

15 comments:

  1. Your peat pots turned out simply gorgeous. I'm glad you showed them off on the blog. Easter blessings!

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  2. Very cute! I love Kim's blog.

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  3. I will have to go visit her. I adore your peat pots! I keep saying I'm going to have to pick some up and see what I can whip up. You've inspired me!
    Brenda

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  4. They turned out so pretty! I want to try it :)
    Happy Easter!!

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  5. What a little decoupage and Graphic's Fairy can't do. Cute idea! I'll have to file this away in the memory bank :)
    Hope you had a Happy Easter!
    :)~Michelle

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  6. These were darling and the picture of you table doesn't begin to do it justice...everything looked beautiful! And, the food was delicious.

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  7. So adorable! Of course, they look perfect on your table too! Well, sounds like we are in the same "forgetful" boat. Have a nice week!

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  8. Love them!
    What a wonderful idea!
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hope you had a wonderful Easter as well.
    Prim Blessings
    Robin

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  9. Your decorations were lovely, Heather! I loved the bunnies, and your version of the peat pots is so sweetly subtle.

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  10. Cute! I saw this idea too in another blog, but I saw it too late to make this year. Definitely going in my craft idea archive for next year. Have a wonderful day.

    Hugs and Kisses,
    ♥Ana

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  11. I really like yours! It was a fun and easy craft...I will be making more in the future.
    Happy Tuesday afternoon,
    Cindy

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  12. what a fabulous idea... could also be used for Mother's Day Tea... or Father's Day, too...
    How about participating in WEEKWORD? the word is BOOK... and I know you read or have some thoughts about BOOKS... invite your other bloggers.

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  13. They turned out great - what a cute idea!

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  14. I love the picture she has on the Easter basket. The little angels rolling the Easter egg. That is really cute.

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