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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

How About A Feather Bouquet

I love feathers of all kinds, I think they are so interesting and each one is so unique.  Creating a feather bouquet is a fun accessory and works just about anywhere in any vignette.

I love this little vase that I added gold leaf stripes to.   I hadn't used it for anything yet so I thought it was perfect for a bouquet of feathers.

This is where I showed you how to do the large cylinder and this small vase using Frog tape and my 24K gold paint.  (you can see that tutorial here). 

I just taped off several areas to leave this one open so I could make stripes.

I used an assortment of feathers that I had on hand.  I love how each is so different.

I added one just laying on the tray for some added interest.

I love the look and what a great way to add something unique and interesting to a simple vignette.

  Next time you are wondering what to do, maybe a feather bouquet would be the solution.

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  1. This looks so exotic and I love it!

  2. What an expensive looking project. I love the striped vase.

  3. I am a collector of feathers too :) your bouquet is beautiful

  4. Marty, what a neat idea!

    Kim (WI Dells)

  5. Very pretty and different, Marty! They even seem to have a golden look to them. You made such a nice collection of accessories with that gold paint.

  6. I love your table with all your wonderful things...The feathers made it all pop! Hugs and blessings, Cindy

  7. Such a pretty vignette! Have a great day Marty.

    Mary @ Orphans With Makeup

  8. Simply lovely, Marty! I have never painted anything gold but I am about to. :)

  9. So elegant, Marty! Love the spray painted pieces you've done. The new vase really showcases the feathers nicely.

  10. What a lovely idea, Marty - it is perfect in your vignette. Jane

  11. That feather bouquet looks very exotic. I like the goat head figurine too :)
    End of tenancy cleaners Hammersmith

  12. I love this idea! I have several plain flower vases that I have been trying to figure out what to do with. Now I know!

  13. Your on a roll with the gold Marty! Love it!

  14. Wonderful idea, Marty! I love feathers too! Love it with the gold!!~~Ang