Friday, November 23, 2012

Ready, Set, Decorate!!!

Greetings Friends. I hope your Thanksgiving was a blessing and you enjoyed a special day. Today, Friday, begins my Christmas decorating here in my cottage. No Black Friday shopping for me. No, I would rather stay in and bring out the pretties.

  I know the decorating seasons is earlier each year for many. But in my home, we hold a tradition to let Thanksgiving have it's day and the Christmas look begins anew following that special gathering, even though I have been designing Christmas for my shoppe since last July!!!

 However today, I pull out all the stops inside and out. Granted I live in a climate that is mild and outdoor decorating much easier with warm temps. Today is cooler and very windy so it will be a small challenge.

So as I begin my day of fun and the joy of decorating, I will leave you with a reminder for my shoppe sale on going till December 8th. Using coupon code HOLIDAY30 at checkout with paypal, you will receive 30% off everything in store and shipped in time for Christmas giving.

Here is a sampling of treasures lining the shelves.
See you again soon
Happy Decorating Season and Merry Christmas,
Celestina Marie


Patty @ That's So Pretty said...

Hi Celestina, my favorites are the snowman and the skates...lovely!

BG said...

Hope you are enjoying your decorating Celeste...can't wait to see photos!

I always enjoy looking at everyone's decorations, but do very little myself these days. Since I gave my big tree to my daughter, I only have a little one on the dining table with all my pretty pink hand decorations, some of which came from you.

I guess (although at opposite ends of the earth), you and I do celebrate the season together.
Warmest hugs,

Carole Burant said...

I can just imagine how gorgeous your house must be after you're done decorating it...hope we get to see pictures:-) I was just checking out your Etsy shop and oh my, all of your items are so beautiful!!

I've been busy with Christmas preparations as well but tonight I'm taking a break to visit my dear blogging friends:-) xox

Donna said...

What beautiful treasures you have in your shop, Celestina! I am in love with your gorgeous tags! And of course those painted ice skates are amazing! I started a bit of Christmas decorating today too. But I didn't get very far! Have a great weekend!

Mariette VandenMunckhof-Vedder said...

Dearest Celestina Marie,
You sound like being active for Christmas decorations. Good for you!
We had a lovely Thanksgiving dinner at our best friends'even though my back pain was bothering me. Today I stayed warm tucked into our bed and got up by 7:00 PM. Feels better and that is important.
Hugs to you,

Ann said...

Love the Pink snowman.
I also enjoy Christmas decorating especially putting up the tree but I still have to find the time to do it this year.

Johanna Gehrlein said...

Hi Celestina,
those items look all fabulous. So typically romantic in soft colors with roses. I love that. I wish you am lot of success with them.
Best greetings, Johanna

Susan said...

Celestina, your designs are gorgeous! I love the skates. I saw a Christmas wreath in Ky that had skates in its design. They were a country blue. I thought about you and how you would have created it with your creamy white and pinks.

Eggs In My Pocket said...

Hoping this finds that you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I love all..........but I just adore those skates!

Yesteryear Embroideries said...

Each piece is just as joyful as can be! I love the skates..........but the santa cards are cute too!

Anonymous said...

Celestina, we do exactly the same thing in our home. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday so there is no way I would ever rush it. I always say that it's not officially Christmas until Santa makes his grande entrance at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. ;) I typically start decorating the following day or even the following week.
As usual, I absolutely love all your items, and my favorite is that adorable snowman (or snowgirl) all dressed up in pink. Love it. The boots are gorgeous too.
Enjoy the decorating, my friend, and have a beautiful Sunday.

izary said...

piękne dekoracja, zwłaszcza zawieszki z kluczykiem i domek, słodkie , pozdrawiam serdecznie :)

Tina said...

what a lovely angel,snowman! love it!

1CardCreator said...

These are all lovely Celeste! I have Pinned a few of them directly from the Etsy store to share with my Pinterest followers.

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Welcome To Rose Garden Market from Celestina Marie Design. It is so nice to meet you. My name is Celestina Marie named after my grandmother and my friends call me Celeste.My creative journey extends over 30 years enjoying the love of painting and redesigning vintage and new treasures. I love to go treasure hunting and the fun of finding great vintage pieces to redesign..