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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Feathers - Pearls and Silver

I have been tweaking the final touches of fall for the living/dining area and decided I needed to do something on the buffet.  I love pearls and I love feathers, so maybe a bouquet of feathers and pearls in a silver champagne bucket?

I am trying to continue the simple rustic look of fall that I have, with just a touch of elegant thrown in.

The silver, crystal and feathers continue the theme on the dining table.

A simple glass egg under the cloche continues the sparkle and shine.

.The crystal decanters and pitchers are inherited and thrift store finds.

Add in a feather and pearl bouquet and I think I am done.

This arrangement adds just enough whimsy to be fun.

You can see the dining table post here.

 I am calling these areas done.

You can also see my country check pumpkins on this post.

Now to spread a little fall around in the familyroom and kitchen.  So are you done or are you just starting too.?

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  1. Beautiful. I love how you always use feathers. Your home naturally ushers in fall with such wonderful colors and warmth.

  2. Oh Marty, I love your rustic, luxe look!!!! The arrangement is beautiful and the vignette on the dining table makes my heart skip a beat!!! BEAUTIFUL!

  3. I love the feathers and how they contrast with the beads.

  4. I LOVE your feather and pearl arrangement, Marty! Such a unique and lovely arrangement for Fall.
    Mary Alice

  5. Bonjour chère Marty,

    Un intérieur aux couleurs automnales... On se sent bien chez vous...

    Gros bisous

  6. I love the softness you have created in your vignettes. Very elegantly done!

  7. Marty I love your dining table's centerpiece, so elegant and so Autumness! I love all the wonderful fall vignettes, specially the feathers and pearls. Hugs,

  8. Sooo pretty Marty! Now, I want to do this on my own brass urn!

  9. You have a lovely autumn theme trending - love the look! The bouquet is quite amazing, too ... & very creative! Blessings to you!

    Allie @ Framed by God

  10. Oh...your decor is just lovely...elegant, yet simple!

  11. How beautiful that is! HMMMM...I have the exact silver loving cup...actually (don't hate me) I have two!!! Of course they are both from Goodwill! You have inspired me!

  12. Marty, what a gorgeous arrangement! So elegant! Love the whole room. Beautiful!

  13. Marty, this is just beautiful! Love your home!
    Have a great day!

  14. What a great arrangements, Marty! I love the feathers. It is different and it works well in your home. Love the checks you've got going on, too. I think a little Fall can go a long way, I'm finding, especially when it is an open floor plan.

  15. HI Marty! Oh, this is such a beautiful arrangement in your silver bucket! Your dining table looks gorgeous too. Thank you, sweet friend, for your prayers.
    You are the sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

  16. Yours is one of my favorite posts. I love all you have done to keep up to date yet use heirlooms mixed in with whimsy.

  17. Your home and touches are just perfect for Fall Marty!

  18. I really love love love your decor! Soft naturals, browns and pops of green! The champagne bucket is an amazing touch of fall! I have two champagne buckets and one needs to be decorated like yours!

  19. Love the arrangement, Marty. I would never have thought to use the pearls with the feathers, but it looks so pretty in that silver champagne bucket. Love all of your mercury glass pieces on your table too. laurie

  20. I guess I never use feathers and I just love yours. The champange urn is beautiful. I need more mercury glass too!

  21. Just love how you use the feathers Marty ! It really looks beautiful !

  22. I'm with you - just love feathers! What a lovely idea. I have the same champagne bucket and now you've given me a great idea! Thanks for sharing!
    xx, brett (

  23. It all looks so beautiful! LOVE the mix of feathers and pearls! Life to the full! Melissa @ DaisyMaeBelle

  24. Beautiful Marty, I never thought of using feather and pearls together. and I loved the glass egg under the cloche.

  25. Beautiful! That urn is lovely, and that crystal with the light shining through it is to die for...

  26. Oh my had us at "silver" lol!! love what you did with it...looks fabulous on the table :)
    Karla & Karrie

  27. Lovely vignettes, Marty, each one with its own special flair.

  28. Marty, What a beautiful and elegant fall statement. The feathers and pearls in the silver ice bucket works beautifullyfor a fall centerpiece. Love the cloche with the crystal egg. Beautiful fall touches.....Candy

  29. I love pearls and their shade is perfect with the rest of your stunning decor!

  30. Marty, your arrangements look great. I think I might just need a white pumpkin or two. Thanks for the inspiration.

  31. I really like your combination of mercury glass, crystal & silver, plus all the natural botanicals -- just lovely, Marty!

  32. Love this vignette, Marty, you have such a lovely eye for putting things together! I am delighted that you shared with Home and Garden Thursday,