Sunday, November 13, 2011

A Very Whimsical Christmas: The Preview

The Elves have been working hard at Carter's Cottage. I am apparently the last Elf to get working. This last few weeks had hit me like a speeding train. From Na-Da Farms to Parent-Teacher Conferences to Kane County Flea Market and now on to Carter's Christmas, I am totally worn out! I can't wait to rest...in January. ;)
Here is the view of my space at
 Carter's Cottage. I spent last night and this morning tearing it down and putting it back together. 
I feel like it has been a long frustrating ride on the Christmas Sleigh. I must have made 5 or 6 ornaments that didn't work out like I thought they would. However, I finally came away with 1 really great design.













I have decided on one really good ornament design this year. I feel quality is better than quantity. So here is the official Whimsical Perspective Ornament for 2011:
It measures roughly 6 inches around. The first round will contain antique jingle bells. However, I will continue to make others with slightly different bells.
Stay tuned because I will be showcasing a new Christmas item each day this week leading up to the big Holly Days Event in Dekalb this weekend!

2 comments:

  1. Looking forward to the countdown... A BT in DTown is needed so a proper shopping experience and dining can be had this holiday season. Looking forward to hearing about the weekend!

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  2. Your Whimsical Ornament looks great, and so does the Christmas decor. It was nice to meet you at Kane. Have a great Open House.

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